Post Category: News and Economic Reports
December 01, 2022
Housing affordability: Back to the 1980s!

Canadian housing affordability deteriorated for a seventh consecutive quarter in Q3`22 as we remain in the midst of the longest sequence of declining home affordability since the 1986-1989 episode (11 quarters). Q3 2022

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November 30, 2022
Housing affordability: The worst deterioration in 41 years in Q2 2022

Housing affordability in Canada worsened by 10.4 points in Q2’22, a sixth consecutive quarterly deterioration. The Q2 print marked the worst quarterly and annual deteriorations in 41 years. The mortgage on a representative home in Canada now takes 63.9% of income to service, the most since 1982. Q2 2022

Post Category: Monthly Reports
November 18, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index experiences another monthly decline in October

MONTH-OVER-MONTH Before seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM fell 0.8% from September to October, a smaller decline than the 3.1% drop last month. After seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM decreased by 0.8% from September to October, the fourth consecutive monthly decline, but a smaller decrease than […]

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November 18, 2022
Another price decrease in October

In October, the seasonally adjusted composite index continued to trend downward for the fourth consecutive month, with a decrease of 0.8% compared to the previous month. Although significant, the correction in property prices was less significant than that observed in the previous month (-1.9%), coinciding with a stabilization in sales during the month. Since its […]

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October 20, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index sees another record monthly decline in September

MONTH-OVER-MONTH Before seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM fell 3.1% from August to September, the largest monthly decline on record since the index began in 1999 and shattering the previous month’s record decline of 2.4%. After seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM fell 2.0% from August to […]

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October 20, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index: A second consecutive record decline in September

In September, the seasonally adjusted composite index fell by 2.0%, matching the previous month’s record decline and representing a fifth consecutive monthly contraction. Since its peak in May, the composite index (not seasonally adjusted) has already declined by 7.0%, whereas during the 2008 financial crisis, prices fell by only 6.2% over the same period and […]

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September 20, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index: Record price drop in August

In addition to recording a fourth consecutive monthly decline on a seasonally adjusted basis, the Teranet-National Bank Composite House Price Index experienced its largest contraction ever in a single month (-2.1%) due to rapidly rising interest rates and a slowing resale market. This historic drop broke the previous record of -1.3% recorded in July 2010 […]

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September 20, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index sees record monthly decline in August

MONTH-OVER-MONTH Before seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM fell 2.4% from July to August, the largest monthly decline on record since the index began in 1999. After seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM fell 2.1% from July to August, a record monthly drop and the fourth consecutive […]

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August 18, 2022
Prices have come down from their peak in July

Declining transactions in the resale market and rising interest rates continue to weigh on property prices, with the Teranet-National Bank Composite House Price Index falling 0.2% from June to July after seasonal adjustments. This is the first monthly decline since the one seen at the beginning of the pandemic in June 2020. Using the unsmoothed […]

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August 18, 2022
Teranet-National Bank House Price Index falls from its peak in July

MONTH-OVER-MONTH Before seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM decreased 0.3% from June to July, the first monthly decline since September 2019. After seasonal adjustment, the Teranet–National Bank National Composite House Price IndexTM decreased 0.2% from June to July, the first reduction since June 2020. In July, four of the 11 CMAs […]