DURHAM REGION, October 4, 2017 - Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 835 residential transactions in September 2017, down 23 per cent compared to September 2016. However, this was a slight increase over the previous month.

September also saw an increase in the number of new listings in Durham (1,914), compared to the 1,556 new listings reported in September 2016.

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FREDERICTON -- Members of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce say proposed tax changes for businesses by the federal government are casting business people in a negative light, and the finance minister should apologize.

"Whenever a process from government starts to position business people and the business community in such a negative light, it is an absolute disaster from a communications perspective and I think an apology from our federal minister to the Canadian business community would be appropriate," said Steve McLellan, CEO of the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce.

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On behalf of the Ontario Chamber of Commerce’s (OCC) Board of Directors, Chair Graham Henderson announced today that Rocco Rossi has been appointed as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective January 2, 2018.

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Ajax, ON – Early this morning Veridian Connections (“Veridian”) dispatched a crew of nine experienced linepersons and five of its utility vehicles to Atlanta to assist with power restoration efforts currently underway in the southern U.S. after Hurricane Irma caused extensive flooding and damage to infrastructure.
    Nearly 4.5 million homes and businesses lost power in the storm that made landfall on Sunday.

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DURHAM REGION, September 6, 2017 - Durham Region Association of REALTORS® (DRAR) President Roger Bouma reported 822 residential transactions in August 2017, a 9.75% increase over the previous month.

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