Building a Place to Call Home

Annual Report 2018

CMHC's annual reports details accomplishments over the year, including the steps taken by the Corporation in all areas of its business to be a high-performing organization and provide the most value to Canadians

Message from the President

Read the letter to Canadians from Evan, our President and CEO. See how we did in 2018 and how we’re achieving our new strategy.

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2018 by the numbers

Highlighted results below are as at December 31, 2018

  • 16,563

    housing units committed for construction or repair through the National Housing Strategy

  • 317,000

    households given access to affordable and adequate housing through Budget 2016 expenditures

  • 5,404

    housing units committed under the Rental Construction Financing initiative

  • 600,000

    loans facilitated through our mortgage funding activities

  • 123,000

    households provided mortgage insurance (14% in rural areas, 65% first-time homebuyers)

  • 113,000

    rental housing units insured

  • 50.8%

    of leadership roles held by women in our diverse and talented workforce

  • 96%

    of clients found our housing information useful (90% said new products addressed data gaps)

Our 2018 Annual Report demonstrates our contributions to the stability of housing markets and the financial system while providing support for Canadians in housing need. Discover more about our accomplishments in our full Annual Report.

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How we’re delivering results for Canadians

May 3 2019

Renewing Partnerships

See how we’re strengthening relationships to meet the housing needs of everyone in Canada.

Date Published:: May 3, 2019