Real Estate Market Report for
Seymour Arm, BC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $349,900
  • Monthly growth 7.66 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.16%
Apartment
  • Median price
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market
Seymour Arm Home Price

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When looking across the province, Seymour Arm is the 208th most expensive in British Columbia.

While the median for British Columbia is $519,000 , which means that Seymour Arm’s median price is $349,900 considerably better than the rest of the province.

If you’re looking at investment properties in Seymour Arm, then you’re most likely to find homes with 4 bedrooms on sale this month.

As one of British Columbia’s many potential real estate investment neighbourhoods, Seymour Arm needs to be carefully researched before investing in – and remember to check especially the locations within an area before spending - the old estate agent’s mantra of location, location, location has never lost its importance.

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 Seymour Arm, the amount of stock on the market has decreased which is a positive indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 7, this month we show 5.

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

In Seymour Arm, housing stock has stayed the same over the last three months, which would tend to mean that home supply and demand are equal.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
4 bedrooms $325,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20112368
  • Population in 20062731
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)-13.3
  • Total private dwellings3221
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents1173
  • Population density per square kilometre0.9
  • Land area (square km)2656.93
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 2365
    0 to 4 years 55
    5 to 9 years 70
    10 to 14 years 75
    15 to 19 years 85
    15 years 20
    16 years 15
    17 years 20
    18 years 20
    19 years 10
    20 to 24 years 60
    25 to 29 years 60
    30 to 34 years 60
    35 to 39 years 80
    40 to 44 years 120
    45 to 49 years 150
    50 to 54 years 240
    55 to 59 years 315
    60 to 64 years 335
    65 to 69 years 295
    70 to 74 years 175
    75 to 79 years 120
    80 to 84 years 55
    85 years and over 30
    Median age of the population 57.4
    % of the population aged 15 and over 91.8
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 2170
    Married or living with a common-law partner 1535
    Married (and not separated) 1315
    Living common-law 215
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 635
    Single (never legally married) 305
    Separated 85
    Divorced 140
    Widowed 105
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 810
    Size of census family: 2 persons 630
    Size of census family: 3 persons 85
    Size of census family: 4 persons 75
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 25
    Total number of census families in private households 810
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 760
    Married couples 655
    Without children at home 520
    With children at home 130
    1 child 60
    2 children 55
    3 or more children 20
    Common-law couples 110
    Without children at home 75
    With children at home 30
    1 child 15
    2 children 15
    3 or more children 5
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 50
    Female parent 30
    1 child 25
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 20
    1 child 10
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 365
    Under six years of age 70
    6 to 14 years 130
    15 to 17 years 55
    18 to 24 years 70
    25 years and over 40
    Average number of children at home per census family 0.5
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 2365
    Number of persons not in census families 430
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 75
    Living alone 335
    Number of census family persons 1935
    Average number of persons per census family 2.4
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 670
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 125
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 5
    Living alone 110
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 545
    Total number of private households by household type 1175
    Census-family households 810
    One-family-only households 775
    Couple-family households 735
    Without children 575
    With children 155
    Lone-parent-family households 40
    Other family households 30
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 25
    Couple-family households 15
    Without children 15
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 5
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 370
    One-person households 335
    Two-or-more-person households 35
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 1170
    Single-detached house 1015
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 130
    Other dwelling 30
    Semi-detached house 10
    Row house 10
    Apartment, duplex 5
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 0
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 1175
    1 person 335
    2 persons 635
    3 persons 95
    4 persons 70
    5 persons 25
    6 or more persons 10
    Number of persons in private households 2370
    Average number of persons in private households 2
Census 2011

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