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New Rebate for First-Time Home Buyers

First-time home buyers are now eligible to get $4,000 ​ New Ontario LTT Rebate Effective January 1st, 2017, Ontario has doubled the land transfer tax rebate for first-time home buyers from $2,000 to $4,000. That means that a first-time home buyer will pay no provincial tax on homes sold for...

The Best Home Renovations for the Biggest ROI

Prepping your house for sale can often require an investment to bring it up to current standards and help it compete in the hot real estate market. Especially if you’ve lived in the house for several decades, you may be blind to your home’s shortcomings....

5 New Year’s Resolutions to Sell Your Home

Are you planning to sell your home in the near future? Regardless of season or market conditions, remember that you only have one chance to make a good first impression. Make it memorable for all the right reasons. Before listing your home, commit to these five New...

Home-Buying Goals? 5 New Year’s Resolutions to Keep

If home buying is on your to-do list next year, there are some tasks to tackle before you hit the streets. Admittedly, many of these New Year’s Resolutions relate to finances, and rightly so. A home is likely the biggest investment you’ll make in your...

Toronto due for double-digit market rent increase in 2019

Toronto landlords with vacant units could enjoy as much as an 11% hike in rent next year. That’s according to Rentals.ca’s National Rent Report, which only studied empty units and also forecasted that rents nationwide would increase 6% in 2019. Ben Myers, president of Bullpen Research &...

Leslieville Overview

[embed]https://youtu.be/Sh760A2JXus[/embed] Overview:  Leslieville over the years has retained its small village character, with its cozy houses, quaint stores, and tree-lined streets but is also revitalized by the “Hollywood” studio district along Eastern Avenue, where former industrial buildings and warehouses have been converted into lofts, film studios...