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.
Immigrant and identifiable non-resident buyers
Immigrants have a greater presence in the Montréal market than identifiable non-residents.
Yale Sixplex: A first for Passive House in Canada
A new project is the first Passive House development in a Canadian Indigenous community.
Quebec households’ net worth up 82% since 1999
See the impact homeownership and house prices had on Quebec households from 1999 to 2016.
HELOC balances and limits are highest in B.C.
What you need to know about home equity lines of credit across Canada.
Aging boomers’ return to renting should drive up demand
Find out why this cohort will boost rental demand, despite lower rental rates than their parents.
Visitable housing: how to increase uptake in Canada
What stakeholders say is needed to gain traction in Canada.
Housing Benefits: Canada and Other OECD Countries
Understand social assistance programs in Canada, the U.S, and 5 other countries.
Persons with disabilities: 15% live in core housing need
Get a snapshot of CMHC’s report on housing conditions of persons with disabilities.
The number of new mortgages declined in 2017
Get a detailed look at the Canadian mortgage market for all of 2017.
CMHC introduces new regional reports on credit trends
Get access to new data and analysis on mortgage and consumer credit trends.
End of 2017: Mortgage debt increased at a slower pace
Get the latest on credit trends from the fourth quarter of 2017.
Canadian housing market still highly vulnerable
Overvaluation and price acceleration reasons behind Canada’s housing market vulnerability.