Land Transfer Tax (LTT) Refund also known as First time buyer grant
You may receive a refund from the Ontario government of up to $2,000 of the land transfer tax you paid on your first home. To qualify you must meet following requirements:
◦ You must be at least 18 years old.
◦ You cannot have previously owned a home, or an interest in a home, anywhere in the world.
◦ Your spouse cannot have owned a home, or an interest in a home anywhere while they were your spouse.
◦ You may receive the refund at the time you register your home purchase. If not, you must apply for it no later than 18 months after the registration date