10/27/2017 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Michael Antczak
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Educational opportunities are driving Chinese homebuyer inquiries for Canadian properties, despite foreign-buyer taxes in two of the nation’s hottest housing markets. ... More

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  9/22/2017 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Michael Antczak
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Some media outlets recently reported that interest in Canadian real estate among Chinese buyers increased 30 per cent in the first half of this year, compared to a year ... More

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  9/15/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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The number of non-resident owners of real estate in The Greater Golden Horseshoe has declined since the introduction of Ontario’s Fair Housing Plan in the spring. ... More

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  8/30/2017 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Michael Antczak
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The government has perhaps its best understanding of just how influential foreign buyers are on Canada’s hottest markets, according to one big bank. ... More

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  7/5/2017 | Posted in Foreign Buyers by Michael Antczak
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Newly released figures show nearly five per cent of home purchases in Ontario's Greater Golden Horseshoe region were made by non-residents since the Liberal government ... More

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  4/24/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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Regulatory changes that require home buyers in Ontario to provide complete information on their citizenship and place of residence take effect today. ... More

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  4/20/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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Ontario plans to help cool a hot housing market by bringing in a 15-per-cent foreign buyer tax, expanding rent control, allowing Toronto to impose a tax on vacant homes and using ... More

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  3/10/2017 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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A foreign buyers’ tax is back on the table in Ontario, with the finance minister saying it’s one possible option he’s looking at to cool the housing market. ... More

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  10/25/2016 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne said on Monday that the province will not follow British Columbia’s move to introduce a tax on foreign homebuyers. ... More

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  10/13/2016 | Posted in GTA News by Michael Antczak
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There is overwhelming support among residents of the Greater Toronto Area for a tax on foreign buyers, according to a poll by Angus Reid. ... More

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  10/11/2016 | Posted in GTA Real Estate by Michael Antczak
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While the debate continues on whether Ontario should follow BC with a tax on foreign ownership of homes in the GTA, a report highlights another issue which is driving up home ... More

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  10/4/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Investments by Michael Antczak
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Foreign investors, deterred from Vancouver’s residential property market by the 15 per cent tax, are likely to increasingly focus on commercial real estate. ... More

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  10/3/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak
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Canada will close a tax loophole and introduce a stress test to insured mortgage lending in an effort to boost the stability of the housing sector, the government said on Monday, ... More

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  10/3/2016 | Posted in Real Estate Market by Michael Antczak
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Finance Minister Bill Morneau will unveil Monday new measures aimed at slowing the flood of foreign money pouring into overheated housing markets like Vancouver and Toronto, a ... More

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