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Ontario says crews can finish ongoing home renovations, but new projects are on hold

1/16/2021 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

home-maintenance--repairs-99.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario homeowners who haven’t started work on their renovation projects as of Jan. 12 will have to put their plans on hold under the province’s new construction ... More


Ontario issues stay-at-home order

1/13/2021 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government has issued a stay-at-home order for the province beginning on Jan. 14 and has immediately declared a second state of emergency. ... More


Here's what you can and can't do in Ontario during coronavirus shutdown

12/22/2020 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

closed-sign-473.jpg - Real Estate News The provincial government has announced all of Ontario will be entering a provincial shutdown as of 12:01 a.m. on Dec. 26 in a bid to combat rising coronavirus cases. ... More


Ford government introduces rent freeze legislation for 2021

9/18/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government introduced its proposed rent freeze legislation for 2021 in the provincial legislature on Thursday. ... More


Ontario government extends ban on small business evictions

9/9/2020 | Posted in Commercial Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The ban, which will be made retroactive to Sep. 1, will now last until the end of this month ... More


Ford government says it will bring forward legislation to freeze rent in 2021

8/31/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ford government says that it will bring forward rent control legislation so that the “vast majority” of tenants do not face increases in 2021. ... More


Landlord and Tenant Bill Passes

7/23/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government has passed Bill 184, Protecting Tenants and Strengthening Community Housing Act, 2020 into law as a way to provide stability to the province's rental ... More


Ontario lifts restrictions, reopens short-term rentals starting today

6/5/2020 | Posted in Rental Market by Jessi Sandhu

house-for-rent-87.jpg - Real Estate News Ontario is lifting restrictions on short-term rentals today. ... More


No new residential construction in Ontario after April 4

4/3/2020 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-condos--new-highrise-condos-136.jpg - Real Estate News Speaking from Queen’s Park on Friday afternoon, Ontario Premier Doug Ford announced a halt to all residential construction in the province. ... More


Ontario freezes evictions, temporarily halts scheduled orders due to COVID-19

3/25/2020 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

movers-24.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government has confirmed that it will temporarily not issue any new eviction orders and will halt the enforcement of evictions during the COVID-19 outbreak. ... More


Ontario ordering non-essential businesses to close

3/25/2020 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

closed-sign-473.jpg - Real Estate News All “non-essential” workplaces in Ontario have been ordered closed effective 11:59 p.m. Tuesday for 14 days as the battle against COVID-19 reaches a critical stage. ... More


Metrolinx & GTAA create paths to transit hub

2/25/2020 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

airport-transportation-467.jpg - Real Estate News The provincial transit agency and the GTAA (Greater Toronto Airports Authority) have reached an important step in a project that will make getting to and from area airports ... More


Ontario passes legislation to cut red tape, ease housing crisis

6/7/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

ontario-government-146.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government has passed legislation which aims to tackle the province’s housing crisis. ... More


Ontario Realtors advise Ford government to end 'bully' offers

4/8/2019 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-home-for-sale-260.jpg - Real Estate News Industry association also wants its regulator to have more power to 'kick out' unethical agents ... More


Ontario scraps rent control for new units

11/20/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

new-condos--new-highrise-condos-136.jpg - Real Estate News Starting immediately, rent control rules will no longer apply to buildings and flats being rented for the first time, the Progressive Conservative government announced Thursday. ... More


OREA asks Ontario to allow open bidding process, revamp realtor rules

10/12/2018 | Posted in Ontario Real Estate by Jessi Sandhu

sold-remax-43.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario Real Estate Association is making more than three dozen recommendations to the provincial government on how it should update the rules governing realtors, including ... More


Ontario government announces expanded GO Transit service in southern Ontario

9/21/2018 | Posted in Ontario News by Jessi Sandhu

go-transit-114.jpg - Real Estate News The Ontario government says it’s expanding GO Transit service in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. This will bring immediate relief to the ... More


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