Reminders

Housing 2009 Supplementary

Housing: 2009 Archive - Supplemantary Information

Affordable housing - rented and owned - is a big factor in quality of life and is important in attracting workers to our community.

 

 

8-1 Average Nightly Number of Emergency Shelter Beds Available

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                                               2006               2007

Waterloo Region               34                       33

Ontario Median                  34                        34

 

Source: OMBI 2007

 

8-2 Number of Social Housing Units

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                                             2006                           2007

Waterloo Region                45                               44

Ontario Median                    48                               46

 

Source: OMBI 2007

 

8-3 Percentage of Social Housing Waiting List Placed Annually

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                                            2006               2007

Waterloo Region                28                  31

Ontario Median                    24                 22

 

Source: OMBI 2007

 

8-4 Percentage of Population over 75 years of age that can be served from all Long-Term Care Beds in the Region

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                                               2005               2006               2007

Waterloo Region                10.4                10                     9.3

Ontario Median                    10.2                10                     9.3

 

Source: OMBI 2007

 

8-5 Rental Vacancy Rate

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                                 1997   1998   1999   2000   2001   2002   2003   2004   2005   2006      2007

Waterloo Region 1.9       1.5       1          0.7       0.9       2.3       3.2       3.5       3.3       3.3       2.9

Ontario                    2.8       2.6       2.1       1.6       1.7       2.7       3.5       4.1       3.8       3.4       3.3

Canada                   5.4       4.0       3.2       3.2       2.2       1.7       2.6       2.9       2.8       2.7       2.6

 

Source:http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/corp/about/cahoob07/data/upload/Table9_EN_w.xls

 

8-6 Rental Vacancy Rates for 2-Bedrooms

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                                                         2005               2006               2007               2008

Waterloo Region                            3.7                   3.4                   2.9                   1.8

All CMAs                                           2.6                   2.5                   2.5                   2.1

 

Source: Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, "Housing Market Information: Rental Market Statistics," data for 2006 are from the 2007 edition, tables 9 and 10 pages 27 and 28, respectively. Data for 2007 data are from the 2008 edition, tables 8 and 9 and 10, pages 28-30.

 

8-7 Rental Vacancy Rate for 1 Bedroom

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                                   2005               2006               2007               2008

Waterloo Region    2.6                   2.1                   2.2                   1.8

 

Source: Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, "Housing Market Information: Rental Market Statistics

 

8-8 Rental Vacancy Rate for 3 Bedrooms

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                                   2005               2006               2007               2008

Waterloo Region    3.8                   4.1                   3.4                   2.2

 

Source: Canada Housing and Mortgage Corporation, "Housing Market Information: Rental Market Statistics

 

8-9 Cost of Rent - 1 Bedroom Apt. and Housing Allowances

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     2006               2007               2008

Average 1-Bedroom Rent Cost                                       668                 690                 712

Shelter Allowance - Ontario Works                                 335                 342                 n/a

Shelter Allowance - Ontario Disability                            427                 436                 n/a

 

Source: Waterloo Region Housing Stability, May 2008, www.hhug.ca.

 

8-10 Percent Gross Minimum Wage Needed for Average Market 1 & 2 Bed Apartment

 

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1 Bedroom    51.3

2 Bedroom    61.7

 

8-11 Residential Building Permits Residential Building Permits.jpg

                       

                                    2005               2006               2007

Waterloo Region    572.7                481                 481

 

Source: CMHC: Residential Building Activity, 2007, http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/odpub/esub/64685/64685_2008_A01.pdf

 

8-12 New Housing Price Index

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                                   2004     2005   2006   2007

Waterloo Region    125.1  131.4  136.8  138.9

Canada                    123.2  129.4  142         153

 

Source: CMHC: Housing Costs, 2007, http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/odpub/esub/64691/64691_2008_A01.pdf

 

8-13 Average MLS Housing PriceAverage MLS Housing Price.jpg

 

                                      1990         1991          1992          1993          1994         1995         1996         1997  

Waterloo Region    159,718    154,725     145,015     138,896    141,683    135,452   134,839   141,387

Ontario                      173,775    171,968     161,187     156,264    159,873    155,163   155,725  164,301

Canada                     141,985    148,514     149,850     152,893    157,906    150,720   150,886  154,606

                                      1998         1999          2000        2001        2002       2003         2004            2005  

Waterloo Region    143,104    146,495   157,317   164,548   177,559  188,905   205,639     220,511

Ontario                      167,112    174,049   183,841   193,357   210,901  226,824   245,230     263,042

Canada                     152,365    158,145   163,992   171,743   188,754  207,111   226,337     249,201         

                                   2006                   2007

Waterloo Region    237,913          252,439
Ontario                      278,455          299,544
Candada                  276,959          307,265

 

Source: CMHC http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/corp/about/cahoob07/data/upload/Table4_EN_w.xls

 

 

8-14 Average Rent 2 Bedroom Apartment

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                                 1997           1998             1999            2000            2001          2002           2003              

Waterloo Region    630            641               660              697               722            750              754           

Ontario                      726            761               785              829               863            883              886    

Canada                     597.0         616.0            628.0          648.0            672.0         694.0         704.0 

 

                                   2004               2005               2006               2007               2008

Waterloo Region    765                 811                 824                 829                 845

Ontario                      898                 903                 919                 n/a                  n/a

Canada                     720.0             732.0              755.0              n/a                  n/a

 

Source: Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Canadian Housing Observer 2007

 

8-15 Average Annual Rent for 2 Bedroom Apartments as a Percent of Median Annual Census Family Income

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                                   2000             2001             2002               2003               2004               2005               2006

Waterloo Region    13.8              13.7              13.7                13.5                13.3                13.7                13.6

Ontario                      17.9              17.7              17.8                17.6                17.2                16.8                16.6

Canada                     15.3              15.1              15.1                15.1                14.9                14.5                14.2

 

Source: For Median Income, Statistics Canada, CANSIM Table 111-0009, Source: Average annual rents are from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation

8-16 Average Annual Rent for Two Bedroom Apartments as a Percent of Median Yearly Income

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                                   1995             1996             1997             1998             1999             2000        2001              

Waterloo Region    15.11           14.84             15.29            14.26            15.04            14.73      14.76 

Ontario                      18.29           18.21             18.20            18.05             17.25           17.28      17.56 

Canada                     17.08           17.15             16.76            16.47             15.82           15.45      15.68 

 

                                    2002   2003   2004   2005   2006

Waterloo Region    15.62  15.40  14.93  14.56  14.87

Ontario                      17.66  17.62  17.34  17.06  17.07

Canada                     16.00  15.80  15.56  15.24  15.20

 

Source for rent data: Canadian Housing Observer: Average Rent for Two-Bedroom Apartments,

Canada, Provinces and Metropolitan Areas, 1992-2005 (dollars) based on CMHC (Rental Market Survey). . Source: Statistics Canada. Income Trends in Canada 1980-2005. Table 202-0411

 

8-17 Ratio of MLS Average Residential Prices and Median Census Family Pre-Tax Income

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                                  2000               2001               2002               2003               2004               2005

Waterloo Region    2.59                2.6                   2.69                2.82                2.97                3.1

Ontario                      3.3                   3.31                3.54                3.75                3.92                4.08

Canada                    3.23                3.21                3.43                3.7                   3.9                   4.11

Source for CMA data: Average residential prices found through Canadian Housing Observer, Table 6. http://www.cmhc.ca/en/corp/about/cahoob/loader.cfm?url=/commonspot/security/getfile.cfm&PageID=96839. Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation based on data ; Source for CA data: Median Census family income found through Statistics Canada special request.The housing prices were acquired through a CREA special request. Series MLS104859, MLS104451, MLS104171, MLS104187, MLS104203.

8-18 Proportion of Units Requiring Major Repair

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                                  2001               2006

Waterloo Region    6.3                   5.3

Ontario                      7.4                   6.6

Canada                     8.2                   7.5                                                                  

 

Source: Statistics Canada. 2006 data from Census Community Profiles for 2006.

 


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