Real Estate Links

Information relating to buying and selling your home from the Canadian Mortgage Housing Corporation, GIS, MPAC, and Tarion.

Canada’s Mortgage and Housing Corporation – CMHC is Canada’s national housing agency. Backed by more than 65 years of experience, we work with community organizations, the private sector, non-profit agencies and all levels of government to help create innovative solutions to today’s housing challenges, anticipate tomorrow’s needs, and improve the quality of life for all Canadians.


Geographic Information System (GIS) for Grey County – The County maintains a large catalog of GIS data which helps support the efforts of County staff, lower tier municipalities and the general public.

Geographical Information Systems (GIS) for Simcoe County – search Basic and Advanced modes, Barrie and District Real Estate, Current Road and Bridge Works, Property Information Report, Map Themes, Forests and Recreation, Solid Waste Collection, Childcare



MPAC administers a uniform, Ontario-wide property assessment system based on current value assessment in accordance with the provisions of the Assessment Act. It provides municipalities with a range of services, including the preparation of annual assessment rolls used by municipalities to calculate property taxes. MPAC does not establish property taxes.



Tarion – Protecting Ontario’s New Home Buyers Tarion Warranty Corporation is a private corporation that was established to protect the rights of new home buyers and regulate new home builders. Tarion is responsible for administering the Ontario New Home Warranties Plan Act, which outlines the warranty protection that new home and condominium builders must provide, by law, to their customers. The primary purpose of Tarion is to ensure that builders abide by this legislation, and to step in to protect consumers when builders fail to fulfill their warranty obligations.




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