Real Estate Market Report for
Val-Alain, QC

Updated : Aug 2016
House
  • Median price $149,500
  • Monthly growth 71.93 %
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 2.47%
Apartment
  • Median price $156,950
  • Monthly growth
  • Quarterly trend
  • Stock on market 0.45%
Val-Alain Home Price

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Across the country as a whole, Val-Alain is in the lowest priced 40% when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

The $149,500 price tag on the median Val-Alain home means that it is below the national norm.

Across Canada the most common number of bedroom property being listed has 3 bedrooms, in Aug this neighbourhood’s most common listing has properties with fewer bedrooms.

There are 1047 neighbourhoods that have more properties on sale than Val-Alain at the moment in Quebec which puts the neighbourhood middle range when looking at the number of properties to choose from.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Val-Alain 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 Val-Alain there is less stock than three months ago. This would indicate home price pressure increasing as housing stock availability drops.

Canada’s national median home listing price this month is $244,900, which means that Val-Alain is in the bottom 40% for Canada.

In Aug the median listed house price of $156,950 in Val-Alain was a below average compared to the rest of Quebec.

Across Quebec Val-Alain has the 373th most properties on offer with 453.

It’s never an exact art, but to try to forecast how property is going to appreciate in Val-Alain 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 Val-Alain, the amount of stock on the market is about the same which is neither good nor bad indicator for house prices. Three months ago there were 2, this month we show 2.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
2 bedrooms $162,750
3 bedrooms $142,700
Demographics
  • Population in 2011955
  • Population in 2006901
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)6
  • Total private dwellings446
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents400
  • Population density per square kilometre9.3
  • Land area (square km)102.32
  • Age Characteristics
    Total population by age groups 955
    0 to 4 years 60
    5 to 9 years 50
    10 to 14 years 65
    15 to 19 years 70
    15 years 10
    16 years 15
    17 years 15
    18 years 20
    19 years 15
    20 to 24 years 40
    25 to 29 years 55
    30 to 34 years 50
    35 to 39 years 55
    40 to 44 years 70
    45 to 49 years 80
    50 to 54 years 90
    55 to 59 years 70
    60 to 64 years 75
    65 to 69 years 35
    70 to 74 years 40
    75 to 79 years 30
    80 to 84 years 10
    85 years and over 15
    Median age of the population 42.6
    % of the population aged 15 and over 82
  • Marital Status
    Total population 15 years and over by marital status 780
    Married or living with a common-law partner 455
    Married (and not separated) 205
    Living common-law 250
    Not married and not living with a common-law partner 325
    Single (never legally married) 220
    Separated 10
    Divorced 45
    Widowed 50
    Family Characteristics
    Total number of census families in private households 275
    Size of census family: 2 persons 145
    Size of census family: 3 persons 50
    Size of census family: 4 persons 50
    Size of census family: 5 or more persons 25
    Total number of census families in private households 275
    Total couple families by family structure and number of children 225
    Married couples 100
    Without children at home 65
    With children at home 40
    1 child 10
    2 children 20
    3 or more children 5
    Common-law couples 125
    Without children at home 50
    With children at home 75
    1 child 25
    2 children 30
    3 or more children 20
    Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 45
    Female parent 30
    1 child 15
    2 children 10
    3 or more children 5
    Male parent 15
    1 child 15
    2 children 5
    3 or more children 0
    Total children in census families in private households 290
    Under six years of age 75
    6 to 14 years 100
    15 to 17 years 35
    18 to 24 years 60
    25 years and over 30
    Average number of children at home per census family 1.1
  • Household And Dwelling Characteristics
    Total number of persons in private households 955
    Number of persons not in census families 160
    Living with relatives 20
    Living with non-relatives only 20
    Living alone 120
    Number of census family persons 795
    Average number of persons per census family 2.9
    Total number of persons 65 years and over in private households 125
    Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 50
    Living with relatives 5
    Living with non-relatives only 0
    Living alone 40
    Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 80
    Total number of private households by household type 400
    Census-family households 270
    One-family-only households 250
    Couple-family households 215
    Without children 105
    With children 105
    Lone-parent-family households 35
    Other family households 20
    One-family households with persons not in a census family 20
    Couple-family households 10
    Without children 5
    With children 5
    Lone-parent-family households 10
    Two-or-more-family households 5
    Non-census-family households 130
    One-person households 120
    Two-or-more-person households 10
    Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling 400
    Single-detached house 360
    Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0
    Movable dwelling 5
    Other dwelling 40
    Semi-detached house 10
    Row house 0
    Apartment, duplex 0
    Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 20
    Other single-attached house 5
    Total number of private households by household size 400
    1 person 115
    2 persons 135
    3 persons 55
    4 persons 50
    5 persons 20
    6 or more persons 10
    Number of persons in private households 955
    Average number of persons in private households 2.4
Census 2011

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