Housing in Canada Online (HiCO)
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Publications and Reports
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Housing Market Information Portal
Access up-to-date Canadian housing data from the neighbourhood level to a national scale.
The housing research library includes archived CMHC reports, publications and statistics.
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Detailed methodology, definitions and descriptions for reports and surveys.
Core Housing Need
Core housing need determines if a household needs assistance to renovate or move.
News Releases and Reports Calendar — 2019
Dissemination dates of media releases on housing trends, data tables and information.
CMHC Licence Agreement for the Use of Data
Terms and conditions for your use of CMHC data and information.
Information on surveys currently in progress.
Stay on top of housing issues and trends with the latest consumer surveys.
Winter maintenance ideas for safe and warm homes
Essential tips to keep your home safe and healthy with people spending more time inside.
Apartments make up growing share of Gatineau housing starts
See how Gatineau residential construction has evolved since 1990.
Find the housing knowledge you need, right here
Our Housing Knowledge Centre brings you trusted information from over 70 years of research.
Home prices rose 26% in Kitchener – Cambridge – Waterloo
Learn more about price growth and investment activity in the area between 2015 and 2018.
Seniors now own 25% of Toronto-area homes
What could Toronto’s rising senior homeownership rate mean for the future? Find out now.
Home price acceleration easing in Vancouver
Get the latest findings of our national Housing Market Assessment — 3rd quarter of 2019 release.
LGBTQ2S+ and housing needs
Learn about options available for the LGBTQ2S+ community who struggle with housing.
In-depth economic report on the mortgage market in Canada
New report fills in some data gaps by providing a broad view of the residential mortgage industry.
We need to rethink rental in the 21st Century
Ten key themes emerged from our first-ever National Housing Conference. Get the full list here.
Montréal resale new listings down by 13,000 from 2015 to 2018
Find out why Montréal resale market new listings have fallen steadily since 2016.
Halifax rental construction reaches all-time high
Get the latest on Halifax renter households and rental housing affordability.
Could price growth expectations be driving up home prices?
Fundamentals alone can’t explain overheating. Learn about the influence of subjective factors.
A better way to measure housing affordability
A new study uses the residual income approach to reveal socio-economic housing inequalities.