Housing

There are a variety of options for housing in the Quinte area, from home ownership of houses or duplexes to rental of condominiums and Military Residential Housing Units (RHU's). Visit the Quinte District Real Estate Board website to get updates on the housing situations in the Trenton area.

Statistics

Please note: The houses below are average prices. Please check with the Quinte Real Estate Board for the most up-to-date information on housing prices throughout the Trenton community.

  • Average price for a house in the Quinte region is $226,343. (May 2014)
  • Prices for townhouses and duplex units may vary and are not readily available at this time.  Please check with the Quinte Real Estate Board for updated information
  • The vacancy rate for Residential Housing Units (RHU's) with Canadian Forces Housing Agency (CFHA) is currently 0%.  There is a waiting list available for families although wait times for an RHU vary based on the size of the family.
  • Currently 546 Residential Housing Units (RHU's) on base

Resources

CFHA - is the managing authority for the Department of National Defence (DND) housing portfolio. The Housing Services Centre (HSC) is responsible for housing (RHU) in Trenton. There are 546 RHUs in Trenton all equipped with full basements. All housing units are located within the Trenton community. For information about RHU go to their website http://www.cfha.forces.gc.ca/hl-el/trentongi-trentonig-eng.aspx

Brookfield Relocation Services – relocation specialist for Canadian Forces relocations. On their website they have published a variety of tools and self help guides to assist families during their move such as the smart move guide (tips, planning calendar, checklists and tips for moving with a family member with special needs) and other resources. Go to this website www.irp-pri.com/policies_directives/cf_members to view a list of their publications.

Are you thinking of...

Buying a home?

Buying a home can be both a challenging and exciting experience. Brookfield Relocation Services has developed a budgeting and mortgage payment calculator to help you budget your expenses accordingly to your income. Go to www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/co/buho/buho_005.cfm to access these tools.

Here you will find a variety of information on buying a home in Canada as well as a variety of videos to help assist you when buying a home. Information is available in eight different languages. www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/co/buho/index.cfm

Renting a home?

Searching for a rental unit can be a challenging time for families. The Brookfield Relocation Services website has a variety of information for families who are buying or renting in the province of Ontario. Here you will find a list to frequently asked questions you may have during your move. http://www.cmhc-schl.gc.ca/en/co/reho/yogureho/fash/fash_009.cfm



This page was updated June 11, 2014