The Wealthy Are Unaffected
The main reason why sales for these types of properties has increased is the specific pool of buyers it attracts. High-income earners in Quebec are often shielded from the negative consequences of economic downturns, even in times of crisis such as the pandemic. Since these affluent classes retain their purchasing power, the market remains healthy. And right now it is actually growing, with more owners looking for a home that suits their new needs, like direct access to nature.