TREB applauds the City of Toronto’s Planning and Housing Committee for moving forward with initiatives to facilitate the creation of secondary suites.  We encourage City Council to adopt the Committee’s recommendations, which are consistent with the input that TREB submitted to the Committee. For TREB’s initial submission letter click here. For the detailed City Committee decision,

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TREB has been a long-time supporter of legalization and facilitation of secondary suites. Now, more than ever, we believe that these units can help address the housing challenges that we face by making significant contributions to the supply of housing both for home ownership and rental housing. Read on for Letter to Toronto City Councillors

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The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) applauds Minister Morneau and the federal government for making home buyers and housing issues a priority of the federal budget, announced today, but continues to be concerned about unnecessary mortgage restrictions, which were not addressed. “TREB has been vocal about the need for governments at all levels to address

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TREB RELEASES RESALE MARKET FIGURES AS REPORTED BY GTA REALTORS® TORONTO, ONTARIO, March 5, 2019 – Toronto Real Estate Board President Gurcharan (Garry) Bhaura announced that Greater Toronto Area REALTORS® reported 5,025 homes sold through TREB’s MLS® System in February 2019. This sales total was down by 2.4 per cent on a year-over- year basis.

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TREB Continues Call for Reconsideration of Mortgage Stress Test & 30 Year Amortization TREB is continuing to call for a review and reconsideration of the current mortgage underwriting “stress test” imposed by the Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions (OFSI) Guideline B-20, as well as 30-year amortizations for federally insured mortgages. The test is requiring

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TREB YORK REGION MARKET YEAR IN REVIEW & OUTLOOK 2019 ECONOMIC SUMMIT TORONTO, February 22, 2019 – The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) is hosting a Market Year in Review and Outlook 2019 Economic Summit in York Region, today, and will consist of multiple presentations dealing with the housing market, ideas on increasing housing supply

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TREB MARKET YEAR IN REVIEW & OUTLOOK 2019 ECONOMIC SUMMIT – DURHAM REGION TORONTO, February 15, 2019 – Toronto Real Estate Board President Garry Bhaura announced TREB’s Economic Summit for Durham Region, in conjunction with TREB’s fourth annual Market Year in Review and Outlook report. This event consists of multiple presentations concerned with the housing

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TORONTO REAL ESTATE BOARD PROVIDES INPUT AND REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK TO CITY OF TORONTO BUDGET COMMITTEE ON HEELS OF MUNICIPAL LAND TRANSFER TAX 2018 DEFICIT TORONTO, ONTARIO, February 7, 2019 –The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) will be making a presentation to the City of Toronto’s Budget Committee, today, as part of the City’s

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TORONTO REAL ESTATE BOARD PROVIDES INPUT AND REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK TO CITY OF TORONTO BUDGET COMMITTEE ON HEELS OF MUNICIPAL LAND TRANSFER TAX 2018 DEFICIT TORONTO, ONTARIO, February 7, 2019 –The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) will be making a presentation to the City of Toronto’s Budget Committee, today, as part of the City’s

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