Market Updates

Vancouver market activity steadily depleting housing stock

August was a “busier than expected” month for the market, according to the regional real estate association

Vancouver market activity steadily depleting housing stock

Canadian housing starts activity falls again

Market activity has retreated from the highs seen earlier this year, CMHC says

Canadian housing starts activity falls again

Home sales dip, but prices still higher than last year – CREA

Housing market seems to be stabilizing between pre- and peak-pandemic levels, says expert

Home sales dip, but prices still higher than last year – CREA

Residential construction investment weakens

Weakness in the single-family home sector was a significant drag

Residential construction investment weakens

Housing sector value surges by more than $500 billion

The value of Canadians’ homes and investments has increased significantly during the pandemic

Housing sector value surges by more than $500 billion

Debt-to-income, debt service ratios still below pre-pandemic levels

This is despite total credit market debt reaching new heights during the second quarter, Statistics Canada says

Debt-to-income, debt service ratios still below pre-pandemic levels