Homebuying Step by Step
Everything you need to buy a home in Canada.
Condominium Buyer's Guide
This Guide will give you the basic background information you need to figure out if condominium ownership is really for you. It will identify key questions to ask — and the people you should be asking — before you make this important purchase
Financial Information and Calculators
Mortgage information, homebuying calculators and government programs for buyers.
Housing and financial information for people aged 55 and over.
Housing Information for newcomers to Canada.
Mortgage Loan Insurance for Consumers
Costs, qualification requirements, product options, CMHC Green Home and more.
Accessible and Adaptable Housing
Accessible and adaptable housing enables people of all ages and abilities to stay in their community as long as possible.
Affordable housing: pressing needs lead to new approaches
CMHC report describes 10 novel approaches to financing for affordable housing.
Mortgages and Housing: Lessons Learned in 2018
What mortgage professionals should keep in mind going into 2019.
Developer uses Passive House for better affordable housing
See how Hamilton-based Indwell builds energy-efficient cost-effective projects.
Online mortgage research popular among consumers
Here’s what you need to know about mortgage consumers’ use of technology.
Household Debt-to-Income ratio near record high
Get a snapshot of household debt levels across Canada.
Mortgage demand lower in 2nd quarter of 2018
A detailed look at mortgage and consumer credit trends as at the second quarter of 2018.
Montréal investors attracted to downtown condominium towers
The latest Housing Market Insight looks at high-rise condominiums in downtown Montréal.
New survey questions dig deeper into home financing choices
2018 Mortgage Consumer Survey: results on buyers’ financing choices.
National vacancy rate falls below average of last 10 years
CMHC’s 2018 Rental Market Report examines the latest trends on Canada’s rental housing market.
Despite costs, Canadians comfortable with housing debt
2018 Mortgage Consumer Survey: how homeowners feel about affordability.
Debt consolidation main reason for mortgage refinancing
See what the 2018 Mortgage Consumer Survey has to say about refinancers.
Drive until you qualify: is the commute worth it?
New CMHC report explores trade-off between location affordability and commuting costs.
Canadian housing starts trend decreases in October
Learn more about October housing starts data for provinces and major cities.