Affordable home ownership

Affordable home ownership for low to moderate income individuals and families is available through:

Habitat for Humanity Yukon
Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and are financed with affordable, no-interest mortgages.

First Nations Housing
(Available across Yukon)

If you are a citizen of a First Nation, you may also be eligible for additional housing programs and services. Contact your First Nation’s government office directly for information on housing.


Real estate sales

If you want to buy a house in Yukon through the private real estate market the majority of sales are advertised on: 
Includes all properties currently listed with a realtor.

Includes realtor and privately listed real estate sales.

Whitehorse Daily Star classifieds section
Whitehorse's daily newspaper, available for purchase at local retailers.

Yukon News classifieds section
Yukon's local newspaper, available for purchase at local retailers.

Yukon Real Estate Association
YREA is a member driven professional association representing Yukon's realtors.


While it should be noted that these are not the only institutions that provide mortgages in the Yukon, traditional lenders with physical branches in the Yukon include:

There is also one mortgage broker with a physical office in the Yukon: Jill Pollack & Co.

Note: if you are a traditional lender or mortgage broker with a physical presence in Whitehorse and would like to be on this list, please contact Yukon Housing Corporation.

Non Traditional Lenders

Yukon Housing Corporation
Acts as a non-traditional lender, offering a number of low interest mortgage options to bank ineligible first time home owners.



Yukon Contractor's Association
A member driven professional association representing Yukon's contractors.

Larry Turner, President

Sheranne Seidler, Vice President

Energy, Mines & Resources
In rural communities, EMR works with communities and stakeholders to lead the development and sale of land for residential purposes. In Whitehorse, EMR works with other key agencies, including the Department of Community Services and the City of Whitehorse in the development of land for residential purposes. 


maintaining a home

Yukon Housing Corporation
Offers a number of home repair loan and grant programs.

Energy Solutions Centre
Offers a number of residential incentive programs meant to measure and improve the energy efficiency of your home.


resources for buying a home

Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
Provides information and resources to help make the best decisions when buying a home.





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