This page provides the sources for data used on this site.
The Victoria Real Estate Board – Most general housing data in Victoria is provided by the VREB. They publish a monthly statistical package, as well as providing quite a bit of historical information from past months and years.
Citified – Victoria’s most comprehensive resource for researching a new-build home or commercial space in metro Victoria and southern Vancouver Island.
CMHC Housing Market Indicators – A variety of statistics on housing markets, such as average rents, vacancy rates, housing starts, and labour participation rate.
CANSIM – Database of Statistics Canada data. Useful tables:
- V122497 – Average residential mortgage lending rate: 5 year (Monthly)
- 282-0128 – Labour force survey estimates (unemployment, employment by CMA, monthly)
- 326-0020 – Canada all items CPI
- 380-0064 – GDP Expenditure based
BC Stats – Useful tables: