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Light Rail Transit

LRT Kitchener-Waterloo has a longstanding, well-earned reputation as a centre of innovation. With some of the largest companies in Canada, offices of tech giants like Google, and a new slew of ambitious startups every year, Kitchener-Waterloo is a hotspot for creative...

Kitchener’s Downtown Tech Industry

Kitchener’s Downtown Tech Industry For quite a few years now, the Waterloo Region has had a reputation for tech innovation. Its name always pops up on lists of entrepreneurial havens and startup hubs. The Waterloo Region has a population of just under 550 000, but it...

Do You Pay Tax on Selling Real Estate?

Return of the Return For most Canadians, the time for tax returns is the same every year: April 30th. Individuals fill out the appropriate forms in order to report the salient details of the prior fiscal year (so on April 30th, 2019, the taxes being filed will relate...

The History of Blackberry in Waterloo

The Most Orwellian of Years The important, initial year for our story is 1984. IBM was still the world’s foremost computer company, but Macintosh had just aired their famous, hammer-hurling, Ridley Scott-directed “1984” commercial, proclaiming the imminent arrival of...

Bridgeport Casino Kitchener

Bridgeport Casino Kitchener Greetings! Welcome to another edition of the WRX Property Group Real Estate Blog! Lately, we’ve been diving into the history of the Waterloo Region, finding what pearls of wisdom we might find. Today’s historical entry pertains to a...

Freeport Bridge Kitchener

Freeport Bridge in Kitchener Greetings! Welcome to another exciting edition of (and addition to) the ongoing WRX Property Group ‘History of the Waterloo Region’ series! We’ve been dipping our toes in local history as far back as the first group of Mennonite settlers...

Main Street Bridge Cambridge

Many of the finest cities in the world are built either alongside, or on both sides of, a river. London, Paris, and New York City are but a few. Access to waterways has historically been incredibly important, from opening up water transportation for trade, to...

Bridgeport Bridge Kitchener

Bridgeport Bridge Kitchener Greetings! Welcome to the WRX Property group website and blog. Today we’ll be completing our 3-part miniseries on a set of important, interesting bridges that were built in the Waterloo Region in the early twentieth century yet remain very...