Selling your home: Calculating Expenses & Costs

Here is a list of some typical costs associated with selling a home: Legal fees and disbursements When you’re involved in a financial transaction as big as this, you want to be protected. Your real estate lawyer will ensure that the buyer has made good on all terms outlined in the offer to purchase, and […]

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Understanding The Implications Of Land Transfer Taxes Across Canada

Propertywire.ca recently published a good article about land transfer taxes across Canada – homebuyers in Toronto pay twice! For instance, on a $300,000 condo, the Ontario Land Transfer tax would be $2975 and the Toronto LTT would be $2725. However, first time homebuyers can get a partial rebate of the provincial amount – up to […]

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North side of Sherbourne Common Park opens

Blogto.com recently heralded the opening of the north side of Sherbourne Common Park: Although the lakefront side of Sherbourne Common Park has been open since last September, the public finally got a chance to explore the northern end of the 1.5 hectare recreational space yesterday. Separated by Queen’s Quay, the north section is the smaller […]

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July eNewsletter now live: Three great listings and more!

Hot Home Products: How to cool your space this summer Funny that when the sultry summer days we long for in February finally arrive, many of us promptly turn on a central air conditioner to cool things down. That’s not been an option for those in homes without the ductwork needed to deliver cooled air […]

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