Financing Issues to be Considered

January 30th, 2017

calculator-385506_1920.jpgThe new mortgage rules have made it increasingly difficult for many buyers to qualify for and obtain a mortgage is therefore essential that every agreement of purchase and sale contain a clause making the offer conditional on the buyer obtaining satisfactory financing. Even if the buyer has been approved for financing I've seen many situations refinancing issues and problems can delay or even ...

City Hall Must Stop The Land Transfer Tax Hike

January 26th, 2017

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Torontonians want nothing more than to own a home in the City that they love. But City Hall wants to put up another obstacle to home ownership by hiking the Land Transfer Tax.

Your voice can really make a difference, by heading to anotherobstacle.ca to easily send a message to your local city councillor, asking them to reconsider this irresponsible cash grab in less than a couple of minutes. 

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2016 Sotheby's International Realty Canada Significant Sales Report

January 24th, 2017

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Sotheby's International Realty Canada Significant Sales 2016


Sotheby's International Realty Canada's agents successfully represented some of the most extraordinary and unique homes in 2016. This issue features top sales from across the country, including beautiful hillside mansions in British Columbia, record breaking condo sales in Alberta, a winery in Ontario, and modern castles in Quebec. 

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Canada: The Best Place to Visit in 2017

January 11th, 2017

52 Best Places to Visit in 2017

The New York Times has named Canada the number one country in the world to visit in 2017, just as we celebrate 150 years! Read more  I  View Video

 

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December 2016 Market Watch

January 5th, 2017

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Toronto Real Estate Board President Larry Cerqua announced that 2016 was a second consecutive record year for home sales. Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 113,133 home sales through TREB’s MLS® System – up by 11.8 per cent compared to 2015. The calendar year 2016 result included 5,338 sales in December – an annual increase of 8.6 per cent.

The strongest annual rate o ...