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  Please find our stats for the month of January attached. The numbers are very interesting as they tell a story of a market coming into a more balanced territory. With the recent "not so positive spin" the media outlets have put on the residential real estate market, it is more important than ever to be well informed what is truly going on in today's marketplace. Inventory l Read more →

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Canada's banking regulator has published the final changes to its guidelines for residential mortgages aimed at taking some of the risks out of the market, including a new stress test for buyers who don't need mortgage insurance.  Under the changes, even home buyers who don't require mortgage insurance because they have a down payment of 20 percent or more will have to pr Read more →

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  --  Here are a couple of programs for residents that you may look into:   Toronto's Draft Pollinator Protection Strategy - Overview   Toronto has developed a draft Pollinator Protection Strategy to identify additional actions that can be taken by the City and the community to support pollinators. We are looking for feedback on our proposed actions. Read more →

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  Are we still confused about the Harmonized Sales Tax? It's EASY!Consumers buying a resale home doesn't have to pay HST.On the other hand, HST applies for newly constructed properties. Although the costs of purchasing or renting a commercial property are subject to HST, businesses are allowed to claim tax credits to offset these costs. Read more →

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  Work with a REALTOR under the B.R.A. and you have the option to be on the Buyer Registry Service "must-haves" database for your dream home-If you choose to be on the Buyer Registry Service, your REALTOR rep will input your preferences into a database Your information is safe and secure!-Your REALTOR will assure you that you are safe and protected while searching for your next Read more →

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    Any choice of home you're purchasing, a B.R.A (Buyer Representation Agreement) will ensure first-rate from your REALTOR. As an exclusive contract, they are pledged in finding you your dream home. It's a flexible agreement that would not obligate you to purchase until you're ready. The B.R.A is contract that benefits and protects you, so go ask your REALTOR to sign bef Read more →

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  August 3, 2017 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,921 residential transactions through TREB's MLS® System in July 2017. This result was down by 40.4 per cent on a yearover- year basis, led by the detached market segment – both in the City of Toronto and surrounding regions.While sales were d Read more →

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  July 24, 2017 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Tim Syrianos declared the release of TREB's Q2 2017 Condo Market Report. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 8,223 condominium apartment sales reported through TREB's MLS® System between April and the end of June. This result was lower by eight per cent compared to 8,942 sales reported in Q2 2016. Condominium apa Read more →

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    Owning a home brings you lots of benefits. From developing your wealth to giving you a feel of community. Home purchase gives you proprietary rights, substantial investments in your life and diverse programs that can help assist with down payment. Reach out for a TREB Member REALTORS who will provide their expertise and proficiency to help guide you in reaching your go Read more →

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By Toronto Real Estate Board     The provincial government has announced today that it is moving forward with recent changes to the Condominium Act to provide increased consumer protection for condo owners and residents. TREB welcomes this announcement as we were part of the consultation process, advocated for, and supported several of these changes. The Minister of Governm Read more →

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    IMPORTANT Changes to Toronto LTT APPROVED - Effective March 1, 2017 City of Toronto Council has approved changes to the Toronto Land Transfer Tax that mean additional Toronto Land Transfer Tax costs for some home buyers with a closing date on or after March 1, 2017, when it will be harmonized with the provincial LTT.   Status The following changes to the Toron Read more →

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