7 years: October 2016 was the best October in 7 years for the residential real estate market in Montreal and area;
3,083: There were 3,083 residential sales concluded, up 8 per cent from the same month last year and the highest October total since 2009;
45%: Vaudreuil-Soulanges had the biggest increase, by a big 45 per cent;
$302,500: was the median price for single-family homes in Montreal, up 1% from October 2015;
$245,000: The condo median was up 2 per cent, to $245,000;
$460,000: The plexes median was $460,000, up 1 percent;
28,763: Listings totalled 28,763, marking a 13th consecutive month of decrease.