Housing

From its storied affluent past, to its progressive growth in recent years, Brantford offers a myriad of residential housing options throughout the community. Brantford's housing market activity has been quite positive over the last several years as residents and out-of-town investors capitalize on the area's affordability and locational amenities. Click for more information on the Monthly Residential Market Reports from the Brantford Regional Real Estate Association. Brantford Average Housing Prices 2011 to 2016

In terms of new units constructed, the community has supported steady residential sector growth over the past five years. Specifically, statistics captured in the City of Brantford's Building Reports illustrate a market of predominantly new single family dwellings, followed closely by townhouse and apartment complexes.

The success of Brantford's housing market and its thriving local economy can be attributed to a variety of factors, but the area's dynamically diverse economic base, expanding post-secondary institutions and proximity to other major urban centres are most often cited. As a result, the community has garnered significant attention from real estate publications in recent years, cementing itself as an ideal investment hotspot for the years ahead.

Related Articles and Stories

  • Brantford Beckons: A Southern Ontario City with Tremendous Investment Potential (Canadian Real Estate Magazine, September 2011)
  • City of Brantford: Dynamic and Thriving (Canadian Business Journal, December 2011)
  • Brantford: Top Ontario Investment Town (Real Estate Investment Network, 2012)