Commercial Real Estate Tips: The Ins and Outs

When it comes to commercial real estate, it is a completely different ball game compared to residential. Commercial property buyers are often looking for different attributes than those in the residential market, attributes such as location in relation to traffic, transportation, and other highly trafficked amenities. This week, to assist…

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Helping Newcomers to Canada Become Homeowners

Helping Newcomers to Canada Become Homeowners

Becoming a homeowner is one of life’s biggest milestones, whether we’re discussing newcomers to Canada or life-long residents. It doesn’t matter if we’re talking about buying that first home, downsizing, or moving to a new city – it takes a lot of work to own a home. It often takes…

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Teranet Unveils New Corporate Brand and Website

Teranet Unveils New Corporate Brand and Website

To better reflect its growth, Teranet has unveiled a new corporate brand and website. As Canada’s leader in the delivery of statutory registry services and real estate solutions, Teranet is continually growing and evolving to be able to offer more in-depth services and data. The new brand and website reflects…

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Real Estate News: Impacts of an Interest Rate Increase

Real Estate News: Impacts of an Interest Rate Increase

A few weeks ago, the Bank of Canada announced the interest rate was finally going up – from 0.5% to 0.75%. Many of us have been anticipating such an announcement for months, so this really should not have come as a surprise to anyone. As a real estate professional, this…

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Foreign Buyer Tax: Ontario’s Attempt to Calm the Market

Foreign Buyer Tax: Ontario’s Attempt to Calm the Market

Non-resident home buyers have recently been hit with a foreign buyer tax in Ontario. Everyone knows that housing prices have skyrocketed in the past few years in the Greater Golden Horseshoe area. Media pundits, economists, real estate professionals and your average armchair critic all have their theories about why prices…

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