Affordability is Key

Housing affordability is a key feature of being able to attract and retain labour force supply. House prices are a fraction of B.C. and Calgary housing prices while median household income (Statistics Canada, 2006 Federal Census) is only 5.8% lower than the B.C. average.

Average Residential Home Resale Price (2012 Current):

Castlegar - $252,715
Kootenay Region - 
$267,202
B.C. - $532,000

Metro Vancouver - $$752,000
Calgary metro single family - $382,000

Src: Kootenay Real Estate Board, B.C. Real Estate Association, Calgary Real Estate Board

Based on house resale prices in 2012, housing prices in Castlegar are:

53% lower than the B.C. average
66% lower than the metro Vancouver average
34% lower than metro Calgary average
 
Kelsey Ozeroff

Kelsey Ozeroff

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CENTURY 21 Mountainview Realty Ltd.
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