October 2018

GTA vacancy rate


GTA new home market gained speed in October

October was a relatively active month for new condominium apartment and single-family home sales and openings in the GTA, reports BILD.
Condo showings


National home sales dip 1.6 per cent in October

Canadian home sales fell 1.6 per cent between September and October 2018, reports the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA).
construction housing starts trend


National housing starts trend decreases in October

The trend in housing starts was 206,171 units in October 2018, down from 207,809 units in September 2018, reports Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation.
Montreal condo


Montreal home sales up 11 per cent annually

In October 2018, Montreal recorded 3,731 residential sales, an increase of 11 per cent year-over-year, reports the Greater Montreal Real Estate Board.