Apartments: Average Rents

Statistics last updated April 29, 2013.

Average Rents for Two Bedroom Apartments, Nova Scotia and Selected Communities, 2007 to 2012

Key points

  • Average rental prices for two-bedroom apartments across the province have been steadily increasing in the past few years.
  • In 2012, rents for two-bedroom apartments ranged from a high of $954 per month in Halifax (HRM) to $655 per month in New Glasgow.
Average Rents for Two Bedroom Apartments, Nova Scotia and Selected Communities, 2007 to 2012
Halifax CMA Cape Breton CA Kentville CA New Glasgow CA Truro CA Nova Scotia 10,000+
Oct-07 $760 $567 $556 $532 $628 $732
Oct-08 $780 $589 $571 $538 $640 $752
Oct-09 $877 $641 $620 $559 $737 $838
Oct-10 $891 $652 $619 $646 $726 $851
Oct-11 $925 $686 $638 $616 $751 $882
Oct-12 $954 $712 $656 $655 $772 $909
Source
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, Rental Market Report - Nova Scotia Highlights, Fall 2012.

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