2005 Condo Sales: 17,693 [media clip]

A sturdy condo market proves conventional wisdom wrong DEREK RAYMAKER From Friday’s Globe and Mail Every year for the past five years, the same question has cropped up about the forecast for the Greater Toronto Area’s high-rise condominium market: Is this the year sales will finally decline? It’s hard to …

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Groundbreaking for Trump tower set for spring

SYDNIA YU Special to The Globe and Mail With about 70 per cent of the suites in the Trump International Hotel and Tower already sold, groundbreaking at the site in Toronto’s financial district is scheduled for spring, with construction expected to start in the summer. “There’s no turning back,” says …

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Calculating Land Transfer Tax

Base Calculation 0.5% on the first $55,000 plus 1.0% of the amount from $55,001 to $250,000 plus 1.5% of the amount in excess of $250,001 to $400,000 plus 2.0% of the amount in excess of $400,000 OR use the following table (same results) Purchase Price Calculation of LTT 0 – …

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Condo market in good health

Toronto SunWed, January 31, 2007 Condo market in good health Forecast puts Toronto as third strongest city in the country for making a profit investing in condominiums By LINDA LEATHERDALE, MONEY EDITOR If history was to repeat itself, you would think our hot condo market would have crashed and burned …

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