August 6, 2007

Business

The Real Estate Calendar

As we approach mid-August, the real estate market is two weeks ahead of the slowest time in the real estate calendar, and yet two weeks from perhaps the busiest time.

We are going to see a flurry of activity the first week after Labor Day.

When should you list your house?

When should you be looking to purchase?

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July 18, 2007 3

Business

Land Transfer Tax INCREASE? No Way, David Miller…

Yesterday at Queen’s Park, David Miller’s new tax proposal was defeated by a 23-22 margin.

This allows home owners to move homes without being severely penalized, and in the process keeps it affordable for first-time home buyers to enter the market.

The real estate market has been fueling the Toronto economy for years now.  Why kill your cash cow?  That’s a question for David Miller.

Not familiar with his proposal?  Let me explain.

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