November

November 30, 2016

Knock, Knock…How To Avoid Door-to-Door Scams

It’s early in the evening and there’s a knock on the door. You answer and are greeted by an official-looking man who claims he needs to see your utility bill to confirm you’re getting your energy rebate. Do you let […]
November 16, 2016

Real Estate Prices Rise Quicker In Durham Than Toronto

Category: Market Statistics Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Sandra O’Donohue reported 1,096 residential transactions in October 2016, a 10 per cent increase from the same time last year. “We continue to see a tight balance between supply and […]
November 14, 2016

Ontario government gives tax break to first-time home buyers

In its 2016 Fall Economic Statement, the Government of Ontario committed to increasing the land transfer tax (LTT) rebate for first-time home buyers from $2,000 to $4,000. The new LTT rebate will help more young families achieve their dreams of […]