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Canada Day in Ottawa!

Canada Day in Ottawa!

Many will be celebrating Canada's 144th year on Canada Day in grand style in the nation's capital. Every year, tens of thousands of people flock to Parliament Hill to take part in the Canada Day Noon Show with the Governor General, the Prime Minister, and the Minister...

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Buffalo Sabre Hockey Tickets

Buffalo Sabre Hockey Tickets

Dear Salisbury Clients, What a great response to the Buffalo Sabre tickets I’m giving away this upcoming Friday. I have read some truly amazing stories. Some of them are so good that I have posted what I think are the top stories on my Blog. I will add a comment on...

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Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day

What do people do? Many Canadians celebrate Groundhog Day by attending festivals, engaging in activities and reading or listening to news about groundhog appearances on February 2. Some Christian churches celebrate Candlemas on this day. Other people mark Groundhog...

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Harmonized Sales Tax

Hey Bloggers – The topic today is Harmonized Sales Tax. In summary, the Province of Ontario plans a major tax reform that will combine both the provincial and federal sales tax on products and services. The current combined tax of 5% GST and 8% Ontario sales tax won't...

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Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

Happy Thanksgiving Canada!

In Canada, Thanksgiving is celebrated on the second Monday in October. The origin and history of Thanksgiving Day in Canada is different from the American Thanksgiving. Whereas the American tradition talks about remembering Pilgrims and settling in the New World,...

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A Real Estate Story

A Real Estate Story

Why use The Salisbury Team?  These sellers are sure glad they did! I listed their home on a Monday, we had 8 showings in 5 days. Had an offer registered by a realtor at 10am Saturday morning. Instead of presenting the offer right away, I called all the other 7...

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Tankless Water Heater Rebates

Tankless Water Heater Rebates

I thought this would be some great information to pass along.  Enbridge is offering a $300 credit if you move to a tankless water heater system, in addition to other rebates available from the government. In order to receive the $300 credit on your Enbridge account,...

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Niagara Economic Development Newsletter

Hey Bloggers, Many things happening in the Niagara Region. Here is the latest NEDC Newsletter. Enjoy! nedc_enews_june09.pdf T. Timothy Salisbury Broker The Salisbury Team Royal LePage Niagara Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage Toll Free - 1-800-467-8498 Office -...

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Keeping Track of Santa…

Keeping Track of Santa…

About NORAD NORAD is the bi-national U.S.-Canadian military organization responsible for the aerospace and maritime defense of the United States and Canada. NORAD, created by a 1958 agreement between Canada and the United States, provides advanced warning of impending...

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Home builders’ award winners

In reading through the St. Catharines Standard, I found this story. Congratulations to everyone! The winners of the 2008 Ontario Home Builders' Awards were announced at Blue Mountain Resort in Collingwood on Tuesday. There are 30 Ontario Home Builders' Association...

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It’s Grape and Wine Time!

It’s Grape and Wine Time!

The traditional continues for the Niagara Grape and Wine Festival, which originated in 1952, now showcases three unique events: the Niagara Wine Festival, held each September; the Niagara Ice-wine Festival, held in January; and the Niagara New Vintage Festival held...

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Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation

April’s report from Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation: 2008_05_08_0815_eoc.pdf Enjoy the long weekend everybody. T. Timothy Salisbury Broker The Salisbury Team Royal LePage Niagara Real Estate Centre Inc., Brokerage Toll Free - 1-800-467-8498 Office -...

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A Very Special Little Girl

A Very Special Little Girl

This event is dedicated to a very special 7 year old girl, Anastasia Krowchuk. She was recently diagnosed with Transverse Myelitis which is a neurological condition resulting from inflammation of the spinal cord. How much she will recover is unknown. Anastasia...

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Property Assessment Freeze Lifted

The end of the three-year assessment freeze could mean homeowners in some parts of the province may face double-digit hikes in property taxes.  The provincial assessment freeze ended on January 1st.  However, the Ontario government says it plans to spread out any...

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