The 2018 RE/MAX Housing Market Outlook Report for Hamilton/Burlington, Ontario

2018 REMAX Housing Market Outlook-Report Hamilton-BurlingtonActivity was brisk in 2017 in Hamilton-Burlington as a strong local economy, relative affordability compared to the GTA and proximity to the amenities on offer in both Niagara and Toronto continue to attract buyers to the region. The OSFI mortgage qualification changes that come into effect in 2018 also motivated move-over buyers to leave the GTA and look for more affordable options in Hamilton-Burlington in the fall, particularly in the region’s upper-end market and entry level markets, and this is expected to continue in 2018. The condo market is also expected to experience strong activity in the new year from both single retirees and first-time buyers, while new-build townhomes are also in high demand.

Future Trends

The RE/MAX 2018 average residential sale price expectation for Hamilton-Burlington is an increase of approximately 4 per cent.

Activity in Hamilton-Burlington is anticipated to be brisk in 2018 as both first-time buyers and retirees are expected to drive demand and in turn, create opportunities throughout the market for move-up buyers.

Read the full Hamilton-Burlington report here

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