Kitchener-Waterloo Association of REALTORS®

Market Conditions


Single detached:

Months of inventory for single detached homes numbered 1.3 at the end of the fourth quarter of 2019, down from the 2.4 months recorded at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018.

The number of months of inventory is the number of months it would take to sell current inventories at the current rate of sales activity.

With a tighter market, homes spent less time on the market in the fourth quarter of 2019 than they had a year earlier.

The median number of days on market for single detached homes was 14 in the fourth quarter of 2019, down slightly from 17 days in the fourth quarter of 2018.


Townhouse units:

Months of inventory for townhouse and row units numbered 1.1 at the end of the fourth quarter of 2019, down slightly from the 1.5 months recorded at the end of the fourth quarter of 2018.

The number of months of inventory is the number of months it would take to sell current inventories at the current rate of sales activity.

With a tighter market, townhouse and row units spent less time on the market in the fourth quarter of 2019 than they had a year earlier.

The median number of days on market for townhouse and row units was 13 in the fourth quarter of 2019, down slightly from 16 days in the fourth quarter of 2018.