Sousa suggests Ottawa raise capital gains inclusionrate
Queen’s Park wants Ottawa to help cool home prices in overheated real estate markets such as Toronto. Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa is urging federal Finance Minister Bill Morneau to take steps in his budget Wednesday to curb speculation contributing to the soaring cost of homes.More
Roller Coaster for First Time Buyers
Royal Bank hikes rates day after province offers tax refund
First time Buyers in Toronto’s hot property market mush be wondering when they will catch a break...More
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HOW REAL ESTATE MARKET CONDITIONS AFFECT YOUR OFFER PRICE
If you are buying a home, then, before you decide on whether this home is your dream home, the following checklist will help you look at prospective homes with a critical eye. We suggest printing this page and putting it on a clipboard. When you find a home that really interests you, mark the features you see and note their general condition on this list.
When should I sell my home? Your answer to this question might be right now! If you have taken a job in another city or made an offer on a new home, or had an addition to your family, selling your home fast might be the most important goal you have. Most people, however, have some flexibility when they sell their home. Let us take a closer look at the most important factors that can go into this decision.
A hot market is a "sellerís market". During a sellerís market, properties can sell within a few days of being listed and there are often multiple offers. Sometimes homes even sell above the asking price. Though most buyers want to get a "deal" on a home, reducing your offer by even a few thousand dollars could mean that someone else will get the home you desire.