7/8/2018 | Posted in Canadian Housing Market by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Home Buyers in the priciest markets - Toronto and Vancouver - also face the highest land transfer tax rates.

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  6/6/2018 | Posted in Home Buyers by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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York Region municipal councillors have proposed a municipal land transfer tax, but the CEO of the Ontario Real Estate Association is imploring them to consider the ... More

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  4/12/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Jack Mintz: If Premier Kathleen Wynne wants to score a big win with home-buying voters, why not get rid of the land-transfer tax altogether?

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  2/1/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Toronto’s housing market is in for another red-hot year, the area’s real estate board said in a new forecast.

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  1/27/2017 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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The City of Toronto is not increasing the Land Transfer Tax for first-time buyers which could have added as much as $4,475 to the cost of buying a home.

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  12/2/2016 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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First-time home buyers will pay more tax on an average priced Toronto home if City Council approves changes to the Toronto Land Transfer Tax (LTT). The City of Toronto's ... More

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  11/28/2016 | Posted in Toronto Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Proposed changes to the Land Transfer Tax in Toronto have been criticized by the Toronto Real Estate Board for their impact on first-time buyers.

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  11/14/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Ontario is doubling the rebate on the land-transfer tax for first-time homebuyers to $4,000, but is increasing the same tax on homes that sell for over $2 million.

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  10/27/2015 | Posted in Real Estate News by Forest Hill Real Estate CENTRAL
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Ontario realtors say the government is moving ahead with a plan that will allow municipalities across the province to follow Toronto’s lead and implement their own ... More

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