Housing benefits

Housing benefits

Information on the GST/HST new housing rebate, buying a home, making homes more energy-efficient and funding for Indigenous housing construction and renovation.

Services and information

Multigenerational Home Renovation Tax Credit

A credit of up to $7,500 to assist with the cost of renovating a residence to establish a secondary unit.

Home accessibility tax credit

Tax credit for people making a home accessible, eligible homes, and eligible expenses.

GST/HST new housing rebate

Recover part of GST/HST paid for a new or renovated home that is your primary residence.

Home buyers' amount

Claim up to $10,000 for first time home buyers and persons with disabilities purchasing a home.

First home savings account

Who can open an account, annual and lifetime limits, and the rules on contributions, transfers, and withdrawals.

First-time Home Buyer Incentive Closed

Reduce your mortgage payments with a shared-equity mortgage.

Home Buyers' Plan (HBP)

Withdraw funds from your RRSPs to buy or build a qualified home.

Canada Greener Homes Initiative

Financing and grants to create energy-efficient homes, fight climate change.

Funding for Indigenous housing

Funding for Indigenous housing construction or renovation.


Resources to manage your home finances

Housing costs on your mind? Find programs and resources for homeowners, home buyers and renters.

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