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Planning and Zoning: 3 Things to Look for When Purchasing Property
  • McBrayer McGinnis Leslie & Kirkland PLLC
  • USA
  • April 26 2017

The conventional wisdom is that real property is a solid investment - after all, they aren’t making any more of it, and it’s often billed as “one of a


Ontario introduces a 15 per cent non-resident speculation tax on certain real estate
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • April 25 2017

On April 20, 2017, the Ontario government announced that it is imposing a 15 per cent non-resident speculation tax (NRST) on the purchase or


Real Estate in Finland : Lexology Navigator Q&A
  • Waselius & Wist
  • Finland, Global
  • April 21 2017

A structured guide to real estate laws in Finland


Michigan’s 2017 Property Tax Assessment Appeal Deadlines Are Approaching
  • Dickinson Wright PLLC
  • USA
  • April 17 2017

Wednesday, May 31, 2017, is the deadline for filing 2017 petitions with the Michigan Tax Tribunal for property tax appeals involving commercial real


New York's 421-a Tax Exemption for New Residential Buildings is Back
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2017

The New York State Legislature has passed and Gov. Andrew Cuomo has signed legislation re-establishing the 421-a Tax Exemption Program after a nearly


Residential Landlords Beware! Toronto By-law Creates Onerous New Obligations
  • WeirFoulds LLP
  • Canada
  • April 6 2017

On March 28, 2017, Toronto City Council adopted Agenda Item LS17.1, which authorizes the creation of a new by-law (the "By-law") to govern apartment


Reformed Residential Zones - implications for planning and responsible authorities
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • April 4 2017

On 27 March 2017, Ministerial Amendment VC110 (VC110) to all Victorian planning schemes implemented significant changes to the Neighbourhood


Victorian Purchaser Update: Changes to Stamp Duty and First Home Owner Grant and Introduction of New Vacant Residential Property Tax for Melbourne
  • K&L Gates
  • Australia
  • March 24 2017

The Victorian Government has announced a number of significant housing related duty and tax initiatives to be introduced later this year, including:


Stamp Duty Land Tax - a thorn in the side of Build to Rent?
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • March 17 2017

The recent changes to the SDLT regime for residential property have been criticised for their adverse impact on buy to let investors. But what does


Hot List - What’s Happening in the California Legislature 313-317
  • Fisher Phillips
  • USA
  • March 10 2017

As the 2017-18 legislative session gets underway in California, policy committees are beginning to hear and vote on bills - including numerous