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Making Life Easier For Armed Forces Members In Ontario

November 14, 2018  The provincial government in Ontario wants to make life easier for armed forces members and their families as it begins consultations on a new military family hotline. The hotline would help provide information for military families on things like schooling, job opportunities, child care, driver and vehicle licensing and more. Moving to a base in Ontario? Check out the links below. These links will also prove beneficial for any Ontario resident.   David Weir BA,CD   Schools http://www.edu.gov.on.ca/eng/sift/index.html   Health Card  https://www.ontario.ca/page/apply-ohip-and-get-health-card   Jobs https://www.ontario.ca/page/jobs-and-employment   Register Your Vehicle https://www.ontario.ca/faq/what-do-i-need-register-out-province-vehicle-ontario   Taxes & Benefits https://www.ontario.ca/page/taxes-and-benefits Call or Text: 613.392.7777 
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Real Estate Market Expected To Moderate

November 7, 2018 The Quinte Region has seen a reduction in the homes sold in 2018 versus 2017.  As of the end of October 2018 there has been a 20% reduction in the number of homes sold during the same period in 2017.   The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) seems to reflect a similar outlook going forward in 2019 and 2020.  The following is an excerpt from a CMHC article published November 6, 2018. David Weir BA, CD Canada Mortgage and Housing Corp. says the country’s real estate market is expected to moderate over the next two years as the
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Belleville Senators Ticket Winners

November 3, 2018 Pictured above is Kyle from Team Weir and Sue, owner of the CFB Trenton barber shop drawing another ticket! Congratulations to Edie and Luc, our latest winners of a pair of Belleville Senators Tickets! Shawn, Vanessa, and Marcela each received a pair of tickets to a Belleville Senators hockey game in October. We have given away 10 tickets so far and there are more tickets up for grabs in November. SHARE our Facebook page to be entered into the next draw for a pair of tickets for great seats! Call or Text: 613.392.7777    Email: david@davidweir.com    Toll Free: 1.800.263.2177    Team Weir
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Canadians Can’t Afford NOT To Buy

September 30, 2018 The following article recently appeared in the Real Estate Professional Magazine. The article outlines the argument about buying vs. renting a home. In addition to the monthly savings of a lower mortgage payment in comparison to a rent payment, there is the added benefit of capital appreciation of a home over time. This capital appreciation on a home is “tax free” if the home is your principal residence. Finally, if you own your home, you are in control of your family’s accommodation. If you rent, you are to a degree, at the whim of the landlord’s needs.
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$500 Gift Card Giveaway Winner!

September 8, 2018 Congrats to Dan – the latest winner of the Team Weir $500 gift card giveaway! Get a jump start on the next giveaway by sharing our Facebook page today. Quinte’s Number One real estate team thanks you for thinking of us when buying or selling! To see more of our giveaway winners please visit our Giveaways page. Call or Text: 613.392.7777   Email: david@davidweir.com   Toll Free: 1.800.263.2177   Team Weir on Facebook
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Why Stirling Real Estate?

July 20, 2018 Stirling is a welcoming community located in Hastings County. Conveniently situated only 20 minutes north of Belleville, Trenton and Highway 401, Stirling offers quiet rural living just minutes away from urban amenities. Stirling is home to an elementary school which includes kindergarten to grade 8. High school students can attend Bayshore Secondary School, Theresa Catholic Secondary School or Centre Hastings High School. The village of Stirling makes the health and wellness of its residents a priority through access to a range of health care services including; Stirling Medical Centre Stirling Dental Centre Stirling Manor Nursing Home Natural Rhythms
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Why Belleville Real Estate?

June 19, 2018 The City of Belleville boasts natural and historic beauty and is a wonderful community to call home. Belleville, the centre of the Bay Of Quinte area and located at the mouth of the Moira River, is a thriving community rich with history, opportunity, and natural resources. Conveniently nestled next to Highway 401 the Belleville real estate market has something to offer everyone Belleville is home to a bustling retail district, a healthy manufacturing economy, the Quinte Health Care Belleville General Hospital and is located only 15 minutes from CFB Trenton. Skilled trades, health care professionals, retail and hospitality specialists and
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Home Equity Assistance Program Changes

June 13, 2018 Team Weir is happy to see DND moving in the right direction when compensating military members who lose money when relocating. “The Department of National Defence has doubled the amount of compensation members can receive when they have to relocate, but admits it still has no way to help those who suffer “catastrophic” financial losses. About 12,000 members of the Canadian Armed Forces are ordered to move each year. The federal Home Equity Assistance program now offers people up to $30,000 to cover losses when their house fetches less than they’ve put into it. Previously, the Treasury
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Team Weir Supports The Lancaster Restoration Project

June 5, 2018 We at Team Weir are glad to support the Lancaster Restoration Project at CFB Trenton. Once again the National Air Force Museum of Canada takes the lead in restoring another piece of our heritage. Seen below is David presenting a cheque to Mike, a lead hand, in the Lancaster project. To keep up to date on Team Weir activities and local information follow us on Facebook. Call or Text: 613.392.7777    Email: david@davidweir.com    Toll Free: 1.800.263.2177    Team Weir on Facebook
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Relocating To The Quinte Area?

May 22, 2018 Are you, or someone you know, moving to the Quinte area? Here, is a short video about some of what you can see and do in the Quinte Region. Why live anywhere else? You can find more information about everything the Quinte Area has to offer by visiting, Quinte Area,  Schools, Local Site Gallery, Why Brighton Real Estate?, Why Trenton Real Estate?. If you would like an information package about Real Estate in the Trenton & Quinte area please contact Team Weir. Call or Text: 613.392.7777     Email: david@davidweir.com      Team Weir on Facebook
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