|( Official Press Release )|
Today, Premier of Ontario Kathleen Wynne introduced Ontario's Fair Housing Plan (16 measures) to "help more people find affordable homes, increase supply, protect buyers and renters and bring stability to the real estate market. "
The TWO most significant measures are:-
* Non-Resident Speculation Tax (NRST) of 15% for foreign buyers of residential properties in Greater Golden Horseshoe. This is similar to British Columbia's Foreign Buyer Tax on Metro Vancouver real estate.
*Almost all Ontario rentals will be capped at 2.5% per annum.
今晨, 安省省長公布一共16招的樓市降溫措施, 目的是”幫助普羅大眾可以找到能負擔的居所, 增加市場供應, 保障置業人士和租客, 並且希望穩定房屋市場。”
- 對外國買家徵收15% [非居民投機]稅;
- 每年租金升幅上限定為 2.5%