Canada New Housing Price Index  1981-2018 | Data | Chart | Calendar

New home prices in Canada increased by 0.1 percent in June 2018 after being unchanged in May and in line with market expectations. It was the first monthly gain in home prices since November 2017 largely due to rising construction costs across the country. The largest increases were recorded in Montréal (+1 percent), Ottawa (+0.7 percent), St. Catharines–Niagara (+0.5 percent) and Greater Sudbury (+0.4 percent), mostly due to rising construction and land development costs. Also, in the west, prices went up in Calgary (+0.3 percent), Edmonton (+0.2 percent) and Vancouver (+0.2 percent from being flat for five consecutive months). Meanwhile, new home prices remain unchanged in Toronto. On the other hand, prices dropped in six census metropolitan areas, with the biggest decrease being registered in Oshawa (-0.3 percent). Year-on-year, house prices increased 0.8 percent, easing from 0.9 percent in May. Housing Index in Canada averaged 66.39 Index Points from 1981 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 103.30 Index Points in November of 2017 and a record low of 37.70 Index Points in May of 1983.

Canada New Housing Price Index
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Canada Housing Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Building Permits 8091547.00 8279585.00 8572975.00 57056.00 CAD Thousand [+]
Housing Starts 206.30 246.20 291.60 90.70 Thousand units [+]
Housing Index 103.20 103.10 103.30 37.70 Index Points [+]
Home Ownership Rate 66.50 67.80 67.80 63.90 percent [+]

Canada New Housing Price Index

In Canada, New Housing Price Index (NHPI) measures changes over time in the contractors' selling prices of new residential houses, where specifications of each house remain the same between two consecutive periods. . This page provides - Canada New Housing Price Index - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Canada New Housing Price Index - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on August of 2018.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
103.20 103.10 103.30 37.70 1981 - 2018 Index Points Monthly
2016=100, NSA

housing index by Country
Country Last
Australia -0.70 Mar/18
Brazil 129.30 May/18
Canada 103.20 Jun/18
China 5.80 Jul/18
Euro Area 110.14 Mar/18
France 105.89 Mar/18
Germany 149.63 Jul/18
India 148.00 Mar/18
Indonesia 206.89 Sep/18
Italy 98.70 Mar/18
Japan 112.87 Apr/18
Netherlands 122.50 Jun/18
Russia 1.00 Dec/17
South Korea 103.80 Jul/18
Spain 1566.60 Mar/18
Switzerland 166.98 Jun/18
Turkey 266.40 Jun/18
United Kingdom 745.30 Jul/18
United States 0.20 May/18