Toronto Real Estate Board President Garry Bhaura announced commercial leasing and sales statistics reported through TREB's MLS® System during the third quarter of 2018.
September Housing Market Charts Available
Toronto Real Estate Board President Garry Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 6,455 sales through TREB's MLS® System in September 2018 – up 1.9 per cent compared to September 2017.
In the final set of Greater Toronto Area (GTA) Municipal Election Ipsos poll data released by the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) and the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB), there is great concern among GTA millennials that they will be unable to afford a home in the GTA; however, there is some optimism from this group regarding their views on housing supply for new residents.
Amid new polling results showing continued strong public opposition to municipal land transfer taxes, the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has released a policy paper calling for reform of the Toronto Land Transfer Tax and for no new municipal land transfer taxes in other Greater Toronto Area (GTA) municipalities.
The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) and the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) have come together to shed light on voters' priorities and issues for the upcoming municipal elections. Together, BILD and TREB represent all facets of the real estate industry. This is the second joint release of municipal election related poll results by the organizations.
Provincial Government Introduces New Standard Lease for Rentals
February 8, 2018 -- As part of Ontario's Fair Housing Plan and Rental Fairness Act, the provincial government is introducing a new standard lease that will be mandatory for private residential leases signed on or after April 30, 2018, including tenancies in single and semi-detached houses, apartment buildings, rented condominiums and secondary suites (such as basement apartments).
A copy of the new standard lease is available by clicking here. It is important to note that this standard lease form does not apply to most social and supportive housing, retirement and nursing homes, mobile home parks and land lease communities, or commercial properties. The government will develop separate standard leases to address these other types of residential tenancies.
The OV NAP is a broad based community-led organization with a mandate to work together with residents, businesses, agencies and City representatives to improve neighbourhood well-being and active communication, coordination & service delivery.
Their site is an active archive of the OV NAP. Here you will find records of past OV NAP meetings, related City of Toronto and Provincial reports, and practical tools and resources for civic engagement. You are invited to explore the site and utilize the resources found there.