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GTA voters say they want land transfer tax gone as home sales dip

TORONTO – A majority of voters in the Greater Toronto Area say they want Ontario’s next government to do away with the province’s land transfer tax, according to a poll. 721 more words

Canada

Ontario Real Estate Association not backing down from Toronto affordability message

TORONTO — Ontario Real Estate Association President Tim Hudak skirted questions about the organization’s feud with the Toronto Real Estate Board on Tuesday and instead stuck to the lack of affordable housing in Toronto, an issue which has previously irked the city’s board. 618 more words

Canada

Millennials living with parents longer, OREA says, in another report highlighting lack of affordable housing in Toronto

TORONTO — Ontario Real Estate Association President Tim Hudak skirted questions about the organization’s feud with the Toronto Real Estate Board on Tuesday and instead stuck to the lack of affordable housing in Toronto, an issue which has previously irked the city’s board. 567 more words

Personal Finance

'Far too negative': TREB blasts Ontario Real Estate Association for suggesting dream of home ownership is dying

TORONTO — The president of Toronto’s real estate board warned leaders of the Ontario Real Estate Association, headed by a former Progressive Conservative leader, to “stay in their lane” in an emphatic letter that relays his concerns that the provincial group is stoking fears about the housing market and becoming too political. 739 more words

Housing Market

Toronto housing sales slump in weakest start since 2009 recession

Spring has finally sprung but Toronto’s home sales remain gloomy as tougher mortgage qualifications and rising interest rates continue to push buyers out of the market. 308 more words

Breaking

Toronto-area homes sales down 32% in April compared to a year ago

The Toronto real estate market appears to be stabilizing following months of payback after last year’s frenzied pace of sales and skyrocketing prices, but home sales sunk to their lowest level since 2009 last month. 768 more words

Canada

Toronto-area home sales drop 39.5% from March 2017

TORONTO – Canada’s largest real estate board said Greater Toronto Area home sales in March were down 39.5 per cent from a frenzied pace last year, as the market continued to feel the effects of cooling measures introduced at both the provincial and federal levels. 460 more words

Canada