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COVID-19: Government Financial Support During Lockdowns

Please note: the federal government is constantly updating their website as new information is announced. Remember to check Canada’s official coronavirus webpage and CREA’s COVID-19 online hub to stay up to date. As some provinces re-enter strict lockdowns to combat the spread of COVID-19, here are the financial assistance options currently available to Canadians ...

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Update – RE/MAX North Country Realty Inc.

December 18, 2020 Updated: December 18, 2020 On December 8, 2020, the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO) laid 35 charges under the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act, 2002 (REBBA) against RE/MAX North Country Realty Inc. and Ray Jarvis. RE/MAX North Country Realty Inc. (15 charges) Ray Jarvis (20 charges) The ...

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Province-Wide Shutdown Effective December 26, 2020

Real Estate Still an Essential Service The Ontario government has announced a province-wide shutdown, which will begin December 26, 2020. The shutdown will be in effect for the entire province until at least January 9th, 2021. and until January 23, 2021 for southern Ontario, including Toronto and the Greater Toronto ...

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Toronto Regional Real Estate Board Releases Resale Housing Market Statistics

Real estate continues to be a good investment Click here to get a copy of the MLS® System trend summary of Sales and Average Home Price historical statistics. Click here to get a copy of the TRREB Housing Market Charts (a series of charts summarizing key residential statistics for the GTA) ...

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Please Give Generously This Year

Royal LePage Terrequity’s Children’s Foundation has partnered this year with CP24 CHUM Christmas Wish. We are accepting gift donations at our office locations up to Dec.15th. The office I work out of is at 3000 Garden St., Unit 101A, Whitby (Garden and Rossland intersection). For other office locations please click ...

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TIA Exemption Introduced for Short-Term Accommodation Rental Properties

In followup to my blog of May 4, 2020 “Restrictions Placed on Short-term Accommodation During Emergency Period“… The government addressed a potential overlap between two sets of legislation by making it clear that short-term accommodation rental properties are captured under the Travel Industry Act, 2002 (TIA), but introducing an exemption ...

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