Real Estate Market Report for
Seaforth, ON

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $244,900
  • Monthly growth 75.30 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.64%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Seaforth Home Price

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Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $290,900, which means that Seaforth is close to average for Canada.

With Seaforth’s median house price at $244,900 in Aug , it is below average compared to the rest of Ontario.

Seaforth’s most common listing this month is 3 bedroom properties, less than province’s most common offering of 3 bedrooms.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 1101th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the top 30.

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

One of the important leading indicators for property investors is whether the amount of stock on the market is increasing or decreasing – as more comes on buyers have more choice so prices can tend to drop. In Seaforth, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 36, this month we show 24.

When it comes to the size of the properties currently available to property investors in this neighbourhood, they tend to have the average number of bedrooms than the most commonly available across the nation.

There are a number of important pieces of research you should do before deciding where to buy an investment property – this data for Seaforth will hopefully provide an indicator to help you where to research in-depth

If you are looking at investment properties in Seaforth, then there are about the same homes for sale than there were three months ago. This would indicate that house prices will be influencing it towards being a steadily priced.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $145,750
3 bedrooms $239,900
4 bedrooms $179,900
6 bedrooms $264,450
Demographics
  • Population in 20119264
  • Population in 20069310
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-0.5
  • Total private dwellings3763
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents3540
  • Population density per square kilometre13.8
  • Land area (square km)669.26
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 9265
    0 to 4 years 545
    5 to 9 years 540
    10 to 14 years 635
    15 to 19 years 725
    15 years 165
    16 years 150
    17 years 140
    18 years 130
    19 years 145
    20 to 24 years 550
    25 to 29 years 540
    30 to 34 years 460
    35 to 39 years 495
    40 to 44 years 545
    45 to 49 years 670
    50 to 54 years 745
    55 to 59 years 635
    60 to 64 years 575
    65 to 69 years 460
    70 to 74 years 350
    75 to 79 years 280
    80 to 84 years 240
    85 years and over 270
    Median age of the population 41.2
    % of the population aged 15 and over 81.5
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 7550
    Married or living with a common-law partner 4710
    Married (and not separated) 4100
    Living common-law 610
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 2840
    Single (never legally married) 1755
    Separated 175
    Divorced 320
    Widowed 585
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 2585
    Size of census family: 2 persons 1310
    Size of census family: 3 persons 430
    Size of census family: 4 persons 470
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 385
    Total number of census families in private households 2585
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 2320
    Married couples 2010
    Without children at home 980
    With children at home 1035
    1 child 285
    2 children 390
    3 or more children 355
    Common-law couples 300
    Without children at home 165
    With children at home 140
    1 child 65
    2 children 50
    3 or more children 25
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 270
    Female parent 205
    1 child 115
    2 children 60
    3 or more children 30
    Male parent 65
    1 child 40
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Total children in census families in private households 2990
    Under six years of age 660
    6 to 14 years 1050
    15 to 17 years 440
    18 to 24 years 610
    25 years and over 225
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.2
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 9035
    Number of persons not in census families 1145
    Living with relatives 90
    Living with non-relatives only 130
    Living alone 925
    Number of census family persons 7890
    Average number of persons per census family 3.1
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 1405
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 450
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 405
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 960
    Total number of private households by household type 3540
    Census-family households 2555
    One-family-only households 2450
    Couple-family households 2230
    Without children 1110
    With children 1125
    Lone-parent-family households 220
    Other family households 105
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 70
    Couple-family households 50
    Without children 20
    With children 35
    Lone-parent-family households 15
    Two-or-more-family households 35
    Non-census-family households 985
    One-person households 920
    Two-or-more-person households 60
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 3540
    Single-detached house 3020
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 70
    Other dwelling 445
    Semi-detached house 75
    Row house 60
    Apartment, duplex 20
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 280
    Other single-attached house 10
    Total number of private households by household size 3540
    1 person 925
    2 persons 1295
    3 persons 430
    4 persons 480
    5 persons 260
    6 or more persons 155
    Number of persons in private households 9040
    Average number of persons in private households 2.6
Census 2011

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