Where did the Okanagan buyers come from in May?


Property Type:

22.1% by Relocating and moving to similar property type (up from 16.3% in April)

16.6% by Move-Up Buyers (down from 17.9%)

15.5% by First Time Buyers (down from 16.1%)

14% by Buyers Downsizing (down from 15.2%)

13.2% buying Revenue/Investment Property (down from 16.3%)

8.5%% moving from Single Family Home to Strata Unit (up from 7.8%)

3.8% buying Recreation Property (down from 5.4%)

3.2% moving from Strata Property to Single Family Home (down from 4%)

2.1% moving into Retirement Home/Seniors Community (up from 1.8%)



Buyer Type (Family Dynamic):

28.9% Two Parent Family/Children (up from 26.9% in April)

21.2% Empty Nester/Retired (down from 23.8%)

19.1% Couple without Children (down from 21.7%)

13.4% Single Male (up from 12.3%)

12.1% Single Female (up from 10.8%)

4.9% Single Parent with Children (up from 3.1%)




Moving From:

57.9% from Within OMREB Board Area (down from 58.7% in April)

16.6% from Lower Mainland/Vancouver Island (down from 18.3%)

11.9% from Alberta (up from 10.7%)

6.1% from Other Areas in BC (down from 6.5%)

3.1% from Eastern Canada/Maritimes (down from 3.8%)

2.9% from Saskatchewan/Manitoba (up from 1.6%)

1.5% from Outside Canada (up from 0.4%)

0% from NWT/Yukon (no change from 0%)

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Derryanne Hubbard

Derryanne Hubbard

CENTURY 21 Executives Realty Ltd.
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