• Local resources

    Ottawa Real Estate

    These links cover Real Estate related subjects in the Ottawa, Ontario, Canada region.


    RE/MAX Ontario
    www.remax-oa.com
    Your choice of a real estate agent is reflected in a company's image. The RE/MAX name signifies a level of quality and service excellence above all others in the real estate industry. No other company has the strength of RE/MAX in these areas.

    Welcome to Ottawa's Premier Real Estate Company
    www.remaxottawa.com
    RE/MAX metro-city is a privately owned and operated family business with eight franchise offices across the city as well as a dedicated training facility. Metro-city has been doing business in the Ottawa area for 27 years and is proud to have assisted tens of thousands of families buy or sell their dream home, establish their business premises and begin investment portfolios in this great city. RE/MAX salespeople out-perform the average Real Estate Board member by more than two-to-one.

    MLS
    www.realtor.ca
    Realtor® Multiple Listing Service for Canada

    Ottawa Real Estate Board
    www.ottawarealestate.org

     

    Canadian Real Estate Association

    www.crea.ca

    CMHC
    www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca
    Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation

    Ontario Electrical Safety Authority (ESA)

    http://www.esainspection.net/

    Formerly Ontario Hydro

    Tarion Warranty Corporation for New Home Owners
    www.tarion.com/home/
    Formerly the Ontario New Home Warranty Program, Tarion is a private corporation whose role is to protect the rights of new home buyers and regulate new home builders.

    Ontario Rental Housing Tribunal for landlords
    www.ltb.gov.on.ca/
    The mission of this agency is to resolve disputes between residential landlords and tenants by providing public education, mediation and adjudication services.

    Relocating to Ottawa
    www.relocatecanada.com
    The online guide for people moving across Canada.

    Moving Planner
    www.virtualmoves.com
    Online moving guide.

    Settling in Ontario
    www.settlement.org
    This site provides newcomers with information and resources in Ontario, Canada.

    Federal and Provincial Government Information

    Access Ontario
    www.gov.on.ca

    Child Tax Benefit
    www.cra-arc.gc.ca/benefits/

    Employment Insurance
    www.hrsdc.gc.ca/en/home.shtml

    Citizenship and Immigration Canada
    www.cic.gc.ca/english/index.asp

    Telehealth Ontario
    www.health.gov.on.ca/index.html

    Service Canada
    www.servicecanada.gc.ca/en/home.shtml

    Canada post
    www.canadapost.ca

    Inside Ottawa

    Links about Ottawa seen from a political, cultural and social standpoint.


    The City of Ottawa
    www.ottawa.ca
    The official site of the City of Ottawa

    Discover Ottawa
    www.ottawa.com
    A guide to Ottawa whether you are visiting, doing business or living here.

    Ottawa's Business Web Directory
    www.ottawaweb.com

    Tourism
    www.ottawatourism.ca

    National Capital Commission
    www.canadascapital.gc.ca

    Ottawa Region
    www.ottawaregion.com

    Greater Ottawa Chamber of Commerce
    www.greaterottawachamber.com

    Vanier Museopark

    www.museoparc.ca

    A community museum about the history of Vanier and the Francophone heritage of Ottawa located in the heart of a heritage forest!

    Ottawa News

    Ottawa's main news sources for printed news.

    The Ottawa Citizen
    www.canada.com/ottawacitizen/index.html

    The Ottawa Sun
    www.ottawasun.com

    Le Droit (In French only)
    www.cyberpresse.ca/droit

    Orleans Online
    www.orleansonline.ca

    EMC News
    www.emconline.ca

    The Orleans Star
    www.orleansstar.ca

    The Globe and Mail

    The Wall Street Journal

    Ottawa Weather

    The Weather Network Ottawa
    www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/CAON0512

    The Environment CanadaWeather Office 5 Day forecast.
    www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/canada_e.html


    Ottawa
    Public Schools


    Ontario Ministry of Education

    www.edu.gov.on.ca

    Ottawa-Carleton District School Board
    www.ocdsb.edu.on.ca
    The OCDSB is the largest school board in Eastern Ontario, serving students in the greater city of Ottawa. We have a vibrant, enthusiastic learning community that benefits from a wide range of programs that promote excellence and meet individual needs. All of our schools are learning communities where our staff support and challenge students to achieve their best in academics, the arts, athletics, and technology. In addition, students requiring specialized programming have many supports in place to ensure their academic success.

    Ottawa Carleton Catholic District School Board
    www2.occdsb.on.ca

    Conseil des écoles publiques de l'est de l'Ontario (In French only)
    www.cepeo.on.ca

    Conseil des écoles catholiques de langue française (In French only)
    http://ecolecatholique.ca/fr/

    Carleton University
    www.carleton.ca

    University of Ottawa
    www.uottawa.ca

    Algonquin College
    www.algonquincollege.com

    La Cité Collégiale
    www3.lacitec.on.ca

    Saint Paul University
    www.ustpaul.ca

    Ottawa Private Schools

    These links offer you a listing of all available private schools in the greater Ottawa region.

    Ashbury College
    www.ashbury.on.ca
    Ashbury College engages students in a dynamic learning environment and inspires them to become intellectually vibrant, compassionate and responsible citizens. An independent day and boarding school in Ottawa, Canada, Ashbury College educates boys in grades 4 to 8 and young men and women in grades 9 to 12.

    Counterpoint Academy
    www.counterpoint.on.ca
    Counterpoint Academy™ in Ottawa and Counterpoint Academy West™ in Kanata are private elementary schools dedicated to providing a challenging academic environment balanced with real life experiences for boys and girls from Pre-School and Junior Kindergarten through Grade 6.

    Elmwood
    www.elmwood.ca
    “Elmwood inspires and empowers young women to achieve their potential in the pursuit of excellence in a global society.”

    Fern Hill
    www.fernhillottawa.com
    Fern Hill School of Ottawa, is an independent, private school for students 2 to 12. We offer a unique learning experience; a strong academic programme within a caring and supportive environment.

    Glebe Montessori School
    www.glebemontessori.ca

    Joan of Arc Academy (Bilingual)
    www.joanofarcacademy.com
    Joan of Arc Academy is the region's only bilingual girls school. From Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8, girls build a strong educational foundation in all subjects, and at the same time are able to master the English and French languages.

    L’Odyssée (In French only)
    www.lodysee.ca
    Notre programme d’études international incorpore les attentes et les objectifs pédagogiques tels que proposés par l’Organisation du Baccalauréat International, le seul organisme d’éducation privé au monde, dont le siège social est situé à Genève, en Suisse.

    Lycée Claudel (In French only)
    www.claudel.org
    Dans l'Outaouais depuis 1962. Un enseignement de qualité, une solide culture générale. Le Lycée Claudel prépare garçons et filles aux universités canadiennes, américaines et européennes. Affilié à un réseau international de lycées français, il permet aux élèves de poursuivre leurs études sans rupture dans de nombreux pays du monde.

    MacDonald-Cartier Academy (Bilingual)
    www.mcacademy.ca
    Macdonald-Cartier Academy is a non-denominational junior high school (Grades 7, 8) located in Ottawa. Founded 1990 in response to a need for a challenging academic "French Immersion" programme dedicated to preparing students with a broader education for life-long learning and for the reality of the contemporary Canadian society.

    Ottawa Montessori School
    www.ottawamontessori.com
    The Ottawa Montessori School–École Montessori d'Ottawa (OMS/ÉMO) provides a stimulating educational environment for approximately 400 children aged 18 months to Grade 8. We offer a full academic program in both English and French, with a special emphasis on developing the full potential of each child, using demonstrated Montessori principles and techniques.

    St-Laurent Academy (Bilingual)
    www.st-laurentacademy.com
    St-Laurent Academy Pre-Elementary prides itself on offering a diversified curriculum to accommodate most children of pre-elementary, elementary and junior high age. We develop children’s various abilities: language, cognitive, intellectual as well as social skills. Our excellent recreational program exposes children to various settings thereby increasing their awareness of community facilities.

    Turnbull School
    www.turnbull.ca
    Full-time private school for students in Junior Kindergarten to grade 8, founded in 1992. Small class sizes where students get the attention, tracking and encouragement they deserve. Follows the Ontario curriculum as its core program with many enhancements in the Arts, science and technology, social skills development, study skills, athletics and more...

    Westboro Academy (Bilingual)
    www.westboroacademy.com
    Westboro Academy is a private, bilingual, co-educational elementary school serving Canada's National Capital region. Located in Brewer Park, near Carleton University, our school forms a caring and cohesive community, firmly committed to the core values articulated in our motto: Excellence, Integrity, and Respect.

    Ottawa Transportation

    OC Transpo & O-Train - Plan your route
    www.octranspo.com

    Ottawa Recreation

    Your source for sports in the greater Ottawa region.


    City of Ottawa
    www.ottawa.ca/residents/yzj/recreation/rec_guide_en.html

    Partners and community organizations
    http://www.ottawa.ca/rec_culture/class_activity/partners_orgs/index_en.html