Windsor Homes for Sale

About Windsor

Windsor, also known as "The City of Roses," has a population of about 218,0000 residents. It covers 56.5 square miles in Ontario and significantly contributes to Canada's automotive industry, having earned the nickname "Automotive Capital of Canada." The city boasts four neighbourhoods: Downtown, East End, West Side, and South Side, each with its own style and charm.

It offers vibrant city life, with numerous galleries, performing arts, entertainment, and sculptures. Windsor is even home to one of Canada's largest casinos, Caesars Windsor. Alongside its American neighbour Detroit, Windsor hosts the annual Windsor-Detroit International Freedom Festival, celebrating Canada Day and the Fourth of July.

The city is a beautiful location for those who love the outdoors. Boasting over 200 parks, Windsor has plenty of hiking and bicycling trails. In addition, Windsor has affordable family homes and condos compared to the Greater Toronto Area, making it the perfect location to settle down.

Windsor - Land Transfer Tax

When purchasing a property in Windsor, you’ll have to pay the Ontario Land Transfer Tax, which is due upon closing. There is no municipal transfer tax. If you’re a first-time home buyer, you could be eligible for a rebate to a maximum of $4,000. See below for Ontario Land Transfer Tax rates.

Ontario Land Transfer Tax

Purchase PriceRate
$0 - $55,0000.5%
$55,000.01 - $250,0001.0%
$250,000.01 - $400,0001.5%
$400,000.01 - $2,000,0002.0%
$2,000,000+2.5%

Land Transfer Tax Calculator

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Provincial tax$6,475
Municipal tax$0
Rebate$0
Total land transfer tax$6,475

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