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International Real Estate: London Has a Tax Problem Too

International Real Estate: London Has a Tax Problem Too

From the United States to Great Britain, there is a lot of anxiety about the future and that kind of instability can have a strong impact on housing prices around the globe. While the situation South of the border is still too fresh to fully assess the situation, there is much talk of what will

Exceptional Estates Abound in Beautiful Caledon

Exceptional Estates Abound in Beautiful Caledon

Just north of Toronto and 30-45 minutes from Pearson International airport lies the rolling hills and stately mansions and estates of the Town of Caledon, Ontario. For many years those looking for a home away from the hustle and bustle of the big city have opted for property in Caledon. It is home to a large number of spacious, treed lots with streams and horse farms, as a well as friendly neighbours and plenty of fresh air.

Attracting Chinese Investment

Attracting Chinese Investment

My colleagues, Jim Burtnick, Tracy An and I will be going to Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Taiwan on a trade mission in the fall of 2015. At the moment, we are making connections with REALTORS in those locations as a part of the preparation for our trip. We've also decided to take closer look at the current market situation and the trend of Chinese investing in Canadian real estate. We've talked to David Smith, a Toronto mortgage expert and here's what we found out.

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Canadian Museum for Human Rights is the first museum dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. It was established by Parliament in 2008 and envisioned as a national and international destination, a centre of learning, where Canadians and people from all around the world can engage in discussions and commit to taking action against hate and oppression.

Top 5 Travel Apps

Top 5 Travel Apps

These apps were designed to make our lives considerably easier, and we have to admit that they've done their job well! Never before has travelling the globe been so hassle-free.

My Favourite Holidays! Another Day in Paradise!

Let me begin by saying that I totally understand the lure of “all inclusive” vacations and have taken them numerous times when my mental ability was at an all time low and deciding where to go for dinner was a major decision… That said, if I have the time and even passable energy, I am

TRAVEL: Antarctica, Part 3

Here is Part 3 of our trip from Santiago Chile to Rio de Janeiro with 4 days in Antarctica… Here are the photos of our trip to Antarctica, a 20 day cruise on HollandAmerica from Chile to Brazil.