October 3, 2019 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,825 sales through TREB's MLS® System in September 2019. This result represented strong year-over-year sales growth of 22 per cent compared to 6,414 sales reported in September 2018. It is important to note, however, that sales remain well-below the record September 2016 peak of more than 9,800 sales. (Full Report.)
July 24, 2019 -- Toronto Real Estate Board President Michael Collins announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 7,038 condominium apartment sales through TREB's MLS® System in the second quarter of 2019. This result was up by 3.2 per cent compared to Q2 of 2018. (Read full report)
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TORONTO, July 4, 2018 -- York Region councillors are demanding new tax powers from the province, and... they have their eyes set on the municipal land transfer tax (MLTT). If implemented, the tax would add over $15,000 to an average priced York Region home, impacting housing affordability for all home buyers and making the Canadian dream of home ownership less achievable for thousands of young buyers. This could set a dangerous precedent for housing affordability across the wider Greater Toronto Area and the rest of the province.
New Mortgage Rules in Canada With Canada’s new mortgage rules coming into effect on January... 1, 2018, we want to help make sure you know how these changes may affect you. Our TD Mobile Mortgage Specialists are ready to help you understand and guide you through these upcoming changes. What you need to know about the new mortgage rules in Canada Whether you’re a buying a home or refinancing, here are the basics of what you need to know about the new mortgage rules: New rules take effect January 1, 2018: