021: Renting In Ottawa with Chelsea Miller

Kyle Miller talks with Chelsea Miller DJ at 


Chelsea Miller is a long time renter and coincidently the sister of Kyle Miller. Also tune into Chelsea daily after 10am for the Mid-Morning Cafe Break, 12pm for Music News, and 1pm for Re-Generation X Weekday Edition. Chelsea also hosts Re-Generation X which airs every Sunday from 2pm-6pm on LiVE 88.5 FM.

Kyle and Chelsea talk about renting in Ottawa, the pros and cons of renting, and why it’s good not to be a d!@K.


Key Points

  • [3:20] Renting is a good option for someone in my line of work. I might have to pack up and move to another part of the country at a moment’s notice.
  • [6:10] What attracts you to one rental property over another?
  • [8:20] Walking scores are really important to me.
  • [12:45] In a lot of cases buying in Ottawa is a 2 person job.
  • [14:50] As a renter, I don’t have to do anything. Furnace breaks down, not my problem./li>
  • [17:45] The only con I see as a renter, is that I’m making someone else money.
  • [21:35] How is the rental market in Ottawa?
  • [22:55] There are no droughts in the Ottawa rental market.
  • [25:55] Renters are just as picky as buyers.
  • [30:50] Don’t be desperate to rent out a unit. You will find the right fit for you.
  • [35:50] Don’t be a d!@k.