Tag: GTA

GTA REALTORS® Release Mid-Month Resale Housing Figures

July 16, 2013 — Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 3,603 residential sales through the TorontoMLS system during the first 14 days of July.  This result represented a moderate increase of 2.2 per cent compared to the same period in 2012.  Over the same time frame, the number of new listings entered into TorontoMLS was down […]

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Important Update – City of Toronto – Post Rain Storm Information

SPECIAL GARBAGE COLLECTION The City will provide special collection on Saturday, July 13 for waste created by flooding.    Residents also have the option of setting out flood-damaged items on their regular garbage day.   Residents are reminded to check with their insurance company before setting items out for collection (proof of damage prior to disposal […]

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GTA Home Prices Up in July

Greater Toronto REALTORS® reported 7,570 sales in July 2012, representing a decline of 1.5 per cent compared to 7,683 sales reported in July 2011. The decline was most pronounced in the condominium apartment segment in the City of Toronto. Total sales in the rest of the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) were up compared to the […]

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HST vs Real Estate Explained…

Here is an update regarding HST and its impact on real estate that I thought may interest you. The government is following the lead of Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Newfoundland and Labrador by harmonizing the 5 per cent GST and the 8 per cent PST into one blended tax – the HST or […]

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CANADA’S REAL ESTATE MARKET EXPECTED TO CONTINUE STRONG GAINS INTO THE FIRST HALF OF 2010

Demand and supply finding balance in the second half of the year TORONTO, January 7, 2010 – Canada’s residential real estate market is forecast to remain unusually strong through the first half of 2010 as economic conditions across the country improve and the stimulus impact of low interest rates continues to stoke demand, according to […]

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