House Prices Indices
The Canadian economy and real estate market have experienced consistent growth or stayed stable over the past 20 years, with the exception of 2008, due to the worldwide economic downturn.
House price indices have shown a solid track record for the Canadian real estate market. Below is a chart showing the performance of the real estate market in Canada compared to those of Britain, USA & Singapore since Q1-2000. Visit the Economist link to get more detailed information: http://www.economist.com/blogs/dailychart/2011/11/global-house-prices.