Real Estate Market Report for
Port Renfrew, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $259,800
  • Monthly growth -14.79 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 4.39%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Port Renfrew Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Port Renfrew is in the top 40% for Canada.

With Port Renfrew’s median house price at $259,800 in Aug , it is one of the cheapest neighbourhoods compared to the rest of British Columbia.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 1.

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

Will prices rise across the next year in in Port Renfrew? There are a number of real estate indicators to consider.

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.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 2 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing the same as the national average.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Port Renfrew for investors, it’s important to look at data like:

Stock on the market can be an important leading indicator of whether market pressure will be on prices to rise or fall – in Port Renfrew there is about the same amount of stock than three months ago. This would indicate housing stock pressure remaining the same.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $259,800
Demographics
  • Population in 2011178
  • Population in 2006234
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-23.9
  • Total private dwellings114
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents84
  • Population density per square kilometre0.1
  • Land area (square km)1268.92
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 180
    0 to 4 years 10
    5 to 9 years 5
    10 to 14 years 10
    15 to 19 years 5
    15 years 0
    16 years 0
    17 years 0
    18 years 5
    19 years 5
    20 to 24 years 10
    25 to 29 years 10
    30 to 34 years 20
    35 to 39 years 10
    40 to 44 years 5
    45 to 49 years 15
    50 to 54 years 20
    55 to 59 years 25
    60 to 64 years 15
    65 to 69 years 5
    70 to 74 years 5
    75 to 79 years 0
    80 to 84 years 0
    85 years and over 0
    Median age of the population 46
    % of the population aged 15 and over 84.7
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 155
    Married or living with a common-law partner 95
    Married (and not separated) 70
    Living common-law 30
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 60
    Single (never legally married) 35
    Separated 10
    Divorced 10
    Widowed 5
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 50
    Size of census family: 2 persons 30
    Size of census family: 3 persons 10
    Size of census family: 4 persons 5
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 5
    Total number of census families in private households 50
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 50
    Married couples 30
    Without children at home 20
    With children at home 10
    1 child 5
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 0
    Common-law couples 10
    Without children at home 10
    With children at home 5
    1 child 5
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5
    Female parent 5
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Male parent 5
    1 child 0
    2 children 0
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 35
    Under six years of age 10
    6 to 14 years 5
    15 to 17 years 5
    18 to 24 years 10
    25 years and over 0
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.8
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 175
    Number of persons not in census families 40
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 10
    Living alone 30
    Number of census family persons 135
    Average number of persons per census family 2.5
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 20
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 5
    Living with relatives 0
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 5
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 10
    Total number of private households by household type 85
    Census-family households 50
    One-family-only households 50
    Couple-family households 45
    Without children 30
    With children 15
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Other family households 5
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 0
    Couple-family households 0
    Without children 0
    With children 0
    Lone-parent-family households 0
    Two-or-more-family households 0
    Non-census-family households 35
    One-person households 30
    Two-or-more-person households 5
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 85
    Single-detached house 75
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 0
    Other dwelling 5
    Semi-detached house 0
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 0
    Total number of private households by household size 85
    1 person 30
    2 persons 35
    3 persons 15
    4 persons 5
    5 persons 0
    6 or more persons 0
    Number of persons in private households 175
    Average number of persons in private households 2.1
Census 2011

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