The index was up 13.5 per cent as prices in Toronto (24.8 per cent), Hamilton (21.5 per cent), Victoria (18 per cent) and Vancouver (12.2 per cent) gained strongly year-over-year. For the month, the index gained 0.9 per cent with Hamilton and Toronto leading the gains.
Ottawa-Gatineau, Calgary, Halifax, Edmonton and Quebec City all saw prices decline.
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There was the largest jump for the Teranet-National Bank House Price Index in March in more than 10 years.