Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program

Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program

Yukon Down Payment Assistance Program:

Beginning in 2005, the cost of homes in the Yukon began increasing sharply and, over the last 6 years, have nearly doubled in price. This has directly increased the required minimum down payment which has made saving a down payment more difficult for many potential homebuyers.

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Rent Supplement Program In Ontario

Rent Supplement Program In Ontario

Strong Communities Rent Supplement Program

The City administers a provincial program that provides rent supplements to private landlords who house low income households, entitled the "Strong Communities Rent Supplement Program". This program is a relatively cost-effective way of making housing affordable.

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RBC Energy Saving Mortgages

RBC Energy Saving Mortgages

Financial institutions offer a range of mortgages to home buyers and owners who make their homes more energy efficient.

For example, home owners who have a home energy audit within 90 days of receiving an RBC Energy Saver Mortgage, may qualify for a rebate of $300 to their RBC account.

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Home Adaptations For Seniors’ Independence

Home Adaptations For Seniors' Independence

The Home Adaptations for Seniors' Independence program provides funding to homeowners and landlords so that they can make home renovations that will benefit seniors.

Delivered by: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)

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Garden Suites In Canada

Garden Suites In Canada

A garden suite — sometimes called a granny flat — is a self-contained dwelling without a basement. It is installed in the rear or side yard of a lot with an existing, permanent, single-family house.

Usually, garden suites have a kitchen, living area, one or two bedrooms, bathroom and storage space (see Figure 1). Your municipality may have planning or zoning regulations governing garden suites. These regulations can set restrictions, such as distance from the permanent house, parking requirements, how long a garden suite can stay on a lot and the appearance of the garden suite.

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Tax sale properties Essex, Ontario

Tax sale properties Essex, Ontario

Mar 11, 2016 Tax sale properties Essex, Ontario

Tax sale properties Essex, Ontario

Sale of Land for Tax Arrears By Public Tender
Ventes de terrains par appel d'offres pour arriéré d'impôt


TAKE NOTICE that tenders are invited for the purchase of the land(s)
described below and will be received until 3:00 p.m. local time on Friday,
March 11, 2016 at 33 Talbot Street South, Essex, Ontario N8M 1A8. The 
tenders will then be opened in public on the same day at Town of Essex
Council Chambers.

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Garage/Garden/Secondary Suite Grants In Edmonton – Alberta Cornerstones

Garage/Garden/Secondary Suite Grants In Edmonton – Alberta Cornerstones: 

Edmonton’s Plan For Affordable Housing 

Affordable housing needs in Edmonton are significant and growing. Access to safe, adequate and affordable housing is fundamental to the physical, economic and social well being of individuals, families and communities.

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First-Time Home Buyers’ Tax Credit (HBTC)

First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit (HBTC)

First-Time Home Buyers' Tax Credit (HBTC)This federal non-refundable income tax credit is for qualifying buyers of detached, attached, apartment condominiums, mobile homes or shares in a cooperative housing corporation. The calculation: multiply the lowest personal income tax rate for the year (15% in 2011) x $5,000. For the 2011 tax year, the maximum credit is $750.

Canada Revenue Agency



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