Mortgage Stats and Info for Alberta, Canada

Busy Months

The bar graph below represents the volumes of online applications received by Super Brokers in each month for all years combined. The busiest month for mortgages from Alberta occurs in May with 10.3% of applications, while our slowest is December with 4.8%.

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec0%3%6%9%12%
Busy Months for Mortgages in Alberta
May10.3%
January10.1%
April10.0%
March9.9%
June9.5%
February8.8%
July8.5%
August7.7%
September7.2%
October7.0%
November6.2%
December4.8%

Busy Days

The bar graph listed below plots the busy days for online applications that were received by our web site. A combined total of all occurrences of each day are represented for the past 5 years. In Alberta the most busy day, with 18.2% of all inquiries, is Tuesday. In comparison, Saturday is the slowest day with only 8.6% of all inquiries.

MonTueWedThuFriSatSun0%5%10%15%20%
Busy Days for Mortgages in Alberta
Tuesday18.2%
Monday18.2%
Wednesday16.7%
Thursday15.4%
Friday12.4%
Sunday10.6%
Saturday8.6%

Peak Hours

Applications are received 24 hours a day on our web site. The statistics shown below indicates the peak hours for mortgage inquiries within a 24-hour period. 28.7% of all mortgages are received before noon, while 71.3% arrive in the afternoon.

0%2%4%6%8%Midnight6 AMNoon6 PM
Peak Hours for Mortgages in Alberta
Midnight - 1 AM1.7%
1 AM - 2 AM1.0%
2 AM - 3 AM0.6%
3 AM - 4 AM0.4%
4 AM - 5 AM0.3%
5 AM - 6 AM0.5%
6 AM - 7 AM0.6%
7 AM - 8 AM1.6%
8 AM - 9 AM3.0%
9 AM - 10 AM5.2%
10 AM - 11 AM6.5%
11 AM - Noon7.4%
Noon - 1 PM7.4%
1 PM - 2 PM7.5%
2 PM - 3 PM7.5%
3 PM - 4 PM7.5%
4 PM - 5 PM6.0%
5 PM - 6 PM5.1%
6 PM - 7 PM5.4%
7 PM - 8 PM5.6%
8 PM - 9 PM5.8%
9 PM - 10 PM5.5%
10 PM - 11 PM4.7%
11 PM - Midnight3.1%

Busy Seasons

The chart displayed below represents the peak seasons for mortgage loan inquiries received by Super Brokers. The busiest season for mortgages on properties located in Alberta usually occurs in Spring with 30.2% of applications, while our slow season is Autumn with 20.5%.

23.7%30.2%25.7%20.5%
  • Winter
  • Spring
  • Summer
  • Autumn
Busy Seasons for Mortgages in Alberta
Winter23.7%
Spring30.2%
Summer25.7%
Autumn20.5%

Top Cities

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Average
Rank#City/Town% of InquiriesAgeIncomeCo-IncomeLoan
1Calgary, AB7.0%37$69.3K$46.6K$226K
2Edmonton, AB4.6%36$60.5K$40.3K$191K
3Red Deer, AB0.64%35$62.8K$34.7K$181K
4Fort Mcmurray, AB0.61%35$100K$54.3K$323K
5Lethbridge, AB0.431%38$52.2K$30.1K$168K
6Sherwood Park, AB0.393%40$74.8K$57.9K$219K
7Grande Prairie, AB0.385%35$70.9K$46.6K$159K
8Airdrie, AB0.322%38$67K$42.9K$214K
9St. Albert, AB0.315%39$73.3K$38.2K$177K
10Medicine Hat, AB0.307%36$59.4K$42.2K$166K
11Spruce Grove, AB0.236%37$78.1K$44.8K$217K
12Brooks, AB0.203%34$63.6K$46.1K$154K
13Okotoks, AB0.201%40$84.6K$42.2K$234K
14Cold Lake, AB0.192%33$64.8K$33.7K$243K
15Whitecourt, AB0.160%36$74K$32.2K$170K
16Stony Plain, AB0.160%38$61.7K$34.3K$175K
17Lloydminster, AB0.135%34$68.1K$41.3K$202K
18Edson, AB0.132%36$68.7K$33K$160K
19Leduc, AB0.122%38$85.3K$41.3K$190K
20Fort Saskatchewan, AB0.120%36$74.4K$44.9K$205K
21Strathmore, AB0.119%38$72.2K$23.5K$173K
22Olds, AB0.114%39$59.6K$32.9K$174K
23Sylvan Lake, AB0.114%35$68.1K$37.1K$229K
24Wetaskiwin, AB0.111%38$56.5K$26K$133K
25Cochrane, AB0.111%39$72.3K$43.4K$226K

Age Ranges for Mortgage Applicants

In Alberta, the median age for when people inquire about a mortgage loan is 35. The youngest person to apply for a mortgage online in Alberta was 18 years old; the oldest was 100 years old.

Alberta0255075100Min Age: 18Median Age: 35Maximum Age: 100

Marital Status for Mortgage Applicants

When people in Alberta fill out a online application with Super Brokers, they enter a marital status, and the most popular status' they report are Married with 47.2%, Single with 29.1%, Common Law with 14.5%, Divorced with 4.5%, Separated with 3.9%, and Widowed with 0.7%.

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Mortgage Types

Of the mortgages in Alberta, the 3 most popular inquiry types are Qualification with 21.2%, First-time Buyer with 16.7%, and Purchase with 14.8%.

  • Qualification
  • Other
  • First-time Buyer
  • Purchase
  • Refinance
  • No Money Down
Mortgage Inquiry Types for Mortgages in Alberta
Qualification21.2%
Other20.2%
First-time Buyer16.7%
Purchase14.8%
Refinance14.5%
No Money Down12.6%

Current Living Arrangement

When asked on a mortgage application if they rent or own and where they currently reside, the folks of Alberta most frequently report: Own with 43.3%, Rent with 42.9%, and Live with parents with 3.8%.

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