Simon Milberry | RE/MAX Hallmark Realty Ltd., Brokerage

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January 2008 eNewsletter

As you know, the new City of Toronto Land Transfer Tax comes in to effect on February 1st, 2008. Some details are becoming a bit more clear. According to the information below (provided by the Toronto Real Estate Board), first-time buyers spending less than $400,000...

Toronto Land Transfer Tax Approved

Details of Approved Toronto Land Transfer Tax Toronto City Council has approved a municipal land transfer tax that will be levied on top of the provincial land transfer tax. The Toronto Real Estate Board worked very hard to oppose this tax and commends the efforts of...

September 07 eNewsletter

Welcome to the latest issue of my Real Estate Market Update newsletter! The basic data comes from the Toronto Real Estate Board's "Market Watch" report (see link at left). The rest is my 'editorial commentary'* on the state of things. Enjoy the report, and feel...

April 2007 Newsletter

April '07 was the busiest month in the history of the Toronto Real Estate Board, with 9,452 sales recorded. As active as the market is, and with quite a bit of attention being paid to 'bidding wars' and sale prices tens of thousands of dollars...