Annual Report

Innovating for better housing outcomes

In 2016, CMHC significantly increased support for Canadians in housing need through renewed investments in affordable housing. We also hosted a national consultation to inform Canada’s first National Housing Strategy all while supporting Canadian’s access to housing finance through our ongoing mortgage loan insurance and securitization activities.

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More than 64% of approved homeowner applications for mortgage loan insurance supported first time home buyers.

Supported over 500,000 Canadian households through long-term social housing commitments.

Led consultations with Canadians to inform Canada’s first National Housing Strategy.

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