Victoria council asks B.C. for foreign speculators tax

Victoria council asks B.C. for foreign speculators tax
Yo, Adrian! Pet shop from 'Rocky' films demolished
Victoria council is calling on the province to immediately impose a 15 per cent non-resident buyers tax here to cool what has become one of the three hottest real estate markets in the country. The request comes after what some councillors see as the

A fog advisory has now been lifted for Waterloo Region, Wellington County and much of southern Ontario. It was in place for a few hours Friday morning. Environment Canada was warning of zero visibility in some spots. weather. Join the conversation

UK delays decision on Sky merger approval

The building was home to the fictional pet store where Rocky courted his eventual wife, Adrian. It was featured in several of the films and was a frequent stop on tours designed for Rocky fans. Tour Guide Ben Caplan tells Philly.com (http://bit.ly …

Fog advisory lifted for Waterloo Region and area

LONDON – Buckingham Palace says the state visit by the king and queen of Spain will be postponed because of Britain's June 8 general election. The visit will now take place from July 12-14. King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain were to visit London. Toronto is the latest Canadian city to announce a foreign buyers tax, following in Vancouver's footsteps. The move is an effort to cool down the real estate markets in Canada's two major cities and it also means foreign buyers are looking elsewhere … . Toronto's runaway real estate market could take a breather due to Ontario's new housing measures, but much like what transpired in Vancouver, the impact of the changes is expected to be short-lived, experts say. Premier Kathleen Wynne announced more

Spain state visit delayed by UK election

LONDON – Britain's culture secretary has delayed any decision in the proposed merger of Sky and Twenty-First Century Fox. Karen Bradley said Friday she would give regulators more time to offer submissions on the matter because the upcoming June 8

Home prices are surging in Toronto after a clampdown on foreign buyers on the other side of the country, in the latest example of how relentless overseas demand is outrunning policy makers' efforts to tame buying. British Columbia authorities slapped a …

Yo, Adrian! Pet shop from 'Rocky' films demolished
Yo, Adrian! Pet shop from 'Rocky' films demolished

AURORA, Ont. – An Ontario police force has arrested 104 men who were allegedly looking to buy sex from underage girls. York regional police say undercover officers advertised sex services online and then posed as girls between the ages of 13 and 16. . A construction worker shingles the roof of a new home in a development in Ottawa on Monday, July 6, 2015. Experts say measures introduced by the Ontario government to cool the red-hot housing market are likely to leave a lot of the buyers on the …

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