Real Estate Market Report for
Oliver, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $349,000
  • Monthly growth 7.38 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 4.27%
Apartment
  • Median price $305,750
  • Monthly growth 45.66 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.44%
Oliver Home Price

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Across the country as a whole, Oliver is in the Top 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

Oliver, British Columbia has a median house price of $349,000 when compiling all the home listings in Aug .

Investors looking for properties in Oliver are most likely to find 3 bedroom homes on offer this month, with 2 bedroom potential investment properties the second most popular.

This month we track 49th neighbourhoods in British Columbia, and Oliver has the 49th most choice available for real estate investors.

When we look at the data we have, it can help with trying to establish whether or not Oliver is a good investment target.

If you are looking at investment properties in Oliver, then there are more homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a buyers.

Across the nation CREW lists data for 1054 neighbourhoods, and this month Oliver is number 206 putting it ahead of most neighbourhoods .

The $305,750 price tag on the median Oliver home means that it is quite highly priced by Canadian standards.

2 bedroom properties are the most common available for real estate investors this month in neighbourhood.

If you’re looking for a large choice of properties on sale when you’re adding to your real estate investment portfolio, then Oliver has fewer than average compared to the rest of the province

British Columbia has hundreds of possible neighbourhoods for you to invest in and there is lots of data to sift through to help you narrow your search down.

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has fallen over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also grown.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $245,500 $278,700
3 bedrooms $359,000
4 bedrooms $485,000
5 bedrooms $515,450
Demographics
  • Population in 20114824
  • Population in 20064395
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)9.8
  • Total private dwellings2293
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents2152
  • Population density per square kilometre877.1
  • Land area (square km)5.5
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 4825
    0 to 4 years 180
    5 to 9 years 180
    10 to 14 years 225
    15 to 19 years 245
    15 years 55
    16 years 35
    17 years 55
    18 years 55
    19 years 50
    20 to 24 years 185
    25 to 29 years 185
    30 to 34 years 160
    35 to 39 years 170
    40 to 44 years 215
    45 to 49 years 295
    50 to 54 years 290
    55 to 59 years 355
    60 to 64 years 495
    65 to 69 years 405
    70 to 74 years 410
    75 to 79 years 295
    80 to 84 years 265
    85 years and over 275
    Median age of the population 56.3
    % of the population aged 15 and over 88
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 4240
    Married or living with a common-law partner 2640
    Married (and not separated) 2300
    Living common-law 340
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1605
    Single (never legally married) 710
    Separated 110
    Divorced 300
    Widowed 480
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 1470
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1015
    Size of census family: 3 persons 230
    Size of census family: 4 persons 165
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 70
    Total number of census families in private households 1470
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 1280
    Married couples 1110
    Without children at home 795
    With children at home 320
    1 child 135
    2 children 120
    3 or more children 55
    Common-law couples 165
    Without children at home 105
    With children at home 65
    1 child 35
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 195
    Female parent 165
    1 child 100
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 15
    Male parent 25
    1 child 15
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 980
    Under six years of age 220
    6 to 14 years 355
    15 to 17 years 140
    18 to 24 years 175
    25 years and over 90
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.7
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 4630
    Number of persons not in census families 900
    Living with relatives 95
    Living with non-relatives only 165
    Living alone 645
    Number of census family persons 3725
    Average number of persons per census family 2.5
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1465
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 435
    Living with relatives 30
    Living with non-relatives only 35
    Living alone 365
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 1035
    Total number of private households by household type 2150
    Census-family households 1430
    One-family-only households 1320
    Couple-family households 1160
    Without children 835
    With children 330
    Lone-parent-family households 155
    Other family households 110
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 70
    Couple-family households 50
    Without children 25
    With children 25
    Lone-parent-family households 20
    Two-or-more-family households 40
    Non-census-family households 720
    One-person households 640
    Two-or-more-person households 80
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 2150
    Single-detached house 1435
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 105
    Other dwelling 615
    Semi-detached house 15
    Row house 230
    Apartment, duplex 30
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 340
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 2150
    1 person 645
    2 persons 990
    3 persons 245
    4 persons 175
    5 persons 55
    6 or more persons 50
    Number of persons in private households 4635
    Average number of persons in private households 2.2
Census 2011

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