Previously bankrupt Oak Ridges councillor gets back $1M-plus home for $0

Beros later sold the house for about $1.3 million after buying a property in Exeter, a community more than 200 kilometres away.


It didn’t take long before Richmond Hill Councillor Greg Beros went from bankruptcy to buying multiple properties — including a house more than two hours from Richmond Hill, where he sits on council, public documents showed.

Previously bankrupt Oak Ridges councillor gets back $1M-plus home for $0, weeks before 2014 election.Richmond Hill Councillor Greg Beros later sold the house for about $1.3 million after buying a property in Exeter, a community more than 200 kilometres away.

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“I find it very strange that the person who bought Councillor Beros’ house before the bankruptcy later transferred it back to him for no declared payment after the bankruptcy,” said Jason Cherniak, a Richmond Hill lawyer who focuses on real estate.