Headlines around the country speculate on the potential impact of COVID- 19 on the real estate market. Some are calling for an outright crash due to record unemployment rates. Some are saying that when all this dies down, we’ll just go back to where we left off with strong housing prices in Guelph. Who’s right?
November 2018 was the best November on record in the Guelph real estate market, with overall sales increasing over 3% vs 2017 and overall unit sales relatively flat. The average sale price in November 2018 was just over $500,000. That brings the overall year-to-date Guelph home price average to flat vs 2017, +21% vs 2016