Meet three prospective first-time home buyers, and one who took the leap

Text by Tara Perkins, Kelly Cryderman, Brent Jang and Susan Krashinsky

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Cracks in the house? Climate change dries the ground we stand on

By Kelly Egan, The Ottawa Citizen May 12, 2013

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Is your house built on leda clay? If you live in Ottawa, chances are high that it might be. Here is a good article to educate yourself as to the risks and what you can do to safeguard.