Amherst, QC

Updated: Aug 2016
House
Median price $217,000
Monthly growth 189.71 %
Quarterly trend
Stock on market 4.35%
Apartment
Median price $166,500
Monthly growth
Quarterly trend
Stock on market 0.12%

Amherst Home Price

Across the country as a whole, Amherst is pretty average when all of Canada’s suburbs are listed in order of real estate listing prices.

While the median for Quebec is $224,900 , which means that Amherst’s median price is $217,000 below average than the rest of the province.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 3 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 3.

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

Over the last three months in Amherst, housing stock available seems to be getting more prevalent – this could mean that homes values might be less affected by availability problems.

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

With Amherst’s median house price at $166,500 in Aug , it is below average compared to the rest of Quebec.

In province, the most common property on the listings this month has 2 bedrooms, in this neighbourhood it’s 2.

From our data, it appears that neighbourhood is number 838th when comparing neighbourhoods by the number of properties available to investors across the nation, putting it in the bottom 30.

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

The amount of homes for sale in neighbourhood has fallen over the last three months – this means that supply and demand economics would mean that the pressure on house prices has also grown.

Beds Median price (House) Median price (Apartment)
1 bedroom $57,250
2 bedrooms $185,000 $166,500
3 bedrooms $229,000
4 bedrooms $389,250
5 bedrooms $389,000
Demographics
  • Population in 20111524
  • Population in 20061421
  • 2006 to 2011 population change (%)7.2
  • Total private dwellings1608
  • Private dwellings occupied by usual residents760
  • Population density per square kilometre6.6
  • Land area (square km)231.18