Its latest New Home Price Index recorded the largest monthly gain since July 2007 and was driven by higher costs of new homes in Toronto-Oshawa region (up 1.9 per cent), Vancouver and Victoria (both up 1.1 per cent).
There were also strong gains for St Catharines-Niagara and Windsor while Regina and Charlottetown saw declines of 0.4 per cent.
Year-over-year the index climbed 2.7 per cent with Toronto-Oshawa up 6.4 per cent, Vancouver up 5.1 per cent and St Catharines-Niagara up 3.6 per cent.
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The price of new homes was up 0.7 per cent in June, more than doubling the rate of growth in the previous month (0.3 per cent) according to Statistics Canada.