Matt Elliott has covered Toronto City Hall for 12 years, offering readers insight, analysis and lots of charts. Starting as a blogger, he now contributes a weekly column to the Toronto Star and publishes City Hall Watcher, an award-winning independent newsletter providing in-depth news and analysis focused on the city’s municipal government. He also teaches journalism at Humber College and makes regular appearances on CBC Radio, Newstalk 1010 and other Toronto media outlets.
Real Estate News
As the More Homes Built Faster Act receives Royal Assent, that puts the pressure on heritage-listed properties, which could soon see their status stripped.
The City of Toronto's land transfer tax (LTT) is a cash cow, bringing in more than a billion dollars annually. But slowing home sales could jeopardize that.
Despite some urging from epidemiologists Toronto hasn’t closed any lanes to allow more walking room for social distancing pedestrians.