The Corporation & # 39; Mortgage and Housing of Canada confirmed what many are struggling with & # 39; the reception & # 39; home for rent in & # 39; Ryston already know – is virtually impossible to find a house for rent in the city. According to CMHC, rate & # 39; & # 39 vacancy; Kingston is the lowest in & # 39; Ontario for the second consecutive year, reaching a record low of & # 39; 0.6%.
CMHC says that after a significant tightening in the rental market conditions in 2017, the rate of & # 39; vacancy in the area & # 39; Kingston has more than 0.6% from 0.7% a year ago, whereas demand for & # 39; rental housing continued to increase faster than supply. According to the CMHC report, the rate of & # 39; vacancies declined for the third consecutive year, reaching the lowest level since 1989.
Kingston has a history & # 39; relatively tight rental market conditions, says CMHC. The average rate of & # 39; & # 39 vacancy; Its 10 years is & # 39; 1.6%, compared with 2.4% of & # 39; Ontario. For the second consecutive year, Kingston recorded the lowest rate of & # 39; vacancies among all metropolitan areas recorded across Ontario. In fact, he says, CMHC, the number of & # 39; vacant units need to be increased almost three times according to the number of their 2018 to the back-built apartment vacancy rate for average & # 39; 10 years & # 39; 1.6% thereof.
CMHC also noted that as a result of market tightens, the average rents increased 2.7% in & # 39; Ryston over the past year, an average of & # 39; $ 1181 per month. The apartments had a vacancy rate Bachelor & # 39; 1.2% and average rent & # 39; $ 745, and one bedroom had a vacancy rate of & # 39; 0.5% and rented for an average of & # 39; $ 1,008. Two bedrooms had a vacancy rate of & # 39; 0.6% and average rent & # 39; $ 1,200, while units with three or more bedrooms had only vacancy rate & # 39; 0.1% and average rent & # 39; $ 1998.
CMHC says that among all districts of the city, Northern Kingston (Rideau Heights, Grenville / HILLENDALE, Kingscourt and Strathcona Park) recorded the lowest vacancy rate. The vacancy rate in & # 39; this district has for the third consecutive year low of & # 39; 0.4% of the total and was the lowest among all secondary markets. Over the past three years, only 17 units or 7% of the total new additions occurred in & # 39; this particular area, CMHC said.