New Home Registry Report In Around Town

October 22, 2020

Your Weekly Construction Briefing

According to the BC Housing New Home Registry statistics for Alberni-Clayoquot to North Island and Powell River, the number of newly registered homes and multi-units from January to August 2020 vs 2019 has decreased by 14% (836 vs 875 units).

BC Housing has released its New Homes Registry Report for August 2020, and new single family and multi-family home registries have decreased by 14%. Learn more at Building Links

Overall, 373 single-family homes (sf) were registered this year compared to 433 in 2019, and 463 multi-family units were registered this year compared to 442 last year. Multi-family (mf) is described as any attached units, including Duplexes to Condominiums. 

Districts 2020 20192018
Alberni-Clayoquot71sf, 2mu84sf, 5mu80sf, 24mu
Comox Valley183sf, 360mu207sf, 214mu259sf, 206mu
Mt Waddington2sf, 0mu7sf, 0mu4sf, 0mu
Powell River36sf, 65mu50sf, 80mu39sf, 12mu
Strathcona95sf, 124mu85sf, 143mu81sf, 36mu

In July, there were more multi-unit homes than single detached homes in Qualicum Beach, Powell River, and Campbell River. For more details, visit

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