Primary Rental Market
Vacancy Rate (%)

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  1. Bedroom Type
  2. Year of Construction
  3. Structure Size
  4. Rent Ranges
  5. Rent Quartiles

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Nova Scotia — Vacancy Rates by Rent Range by Metropolitan Areas, Census Agglomerations and Cities

  Less Than $750 $750 - $999 $1,000 - $1,249 $1,250 - $1,499 $1,500 + Non-Market/Unknown Total
Nova Scotia 1.9 c 0.8 a 1.3 a 0.7 a 0.8 a 4.0 d 1.1 a
Cape Breton ** 0.5 b 0.9 d 0.0 d 0.0 d ** 0.8 a
Halifax 1.4 a 0.7 a 1.4 a 0.7 a 0.8 a 4.1 d 1.0 a
Kentville ** 0.8 d 0.5 b 0.0 d 0.0 d ** 1.6 b
Kings, Subd. A SC ** ** 0.0 d ** ** ** 0.0 c
New Glasgow ** ** 0.0 d 0.0 d ** 0.0 d 1.3 d
Truro ** 1.5 d 1.1 a 0.0 c ** ** 1.5 c
Notes:
  • The following letter codes are used to indicate the reliability of the estimates: a — Excellent, b — Very good, c — Good, d — Poor (Use with Caution))
  • ** — Data suppressed to protect confidentiality or data not statistically reliable
  • ++ — Change in rent is not statistically significant. This means that the change in rent is not statistically different than zero (0). (Applies only to % Change of Average Rent Tables).