Relocating to Canada?
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Thinking about moving to Canada?
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This website -- Living Abroad in Canada -- has all the information you need about living, working, going to school, or retiring in Canada.

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Culture

All about Canadian cul­ture, from peo­ple and lan­guage to food, drink, books, music, and film

Daily Life

From health care and edu­ca­tion, to local eat­ing and shop­ping, to fes­ti­vals and things to do, get the scoop on life in Canada

Housing, Jobs, & Money

Finding a home, work­ing, sav­ing, and invest­ing in Canada – here’s how

Immigration

What you need to know to live in, work in, or immi­grate to Canada. Citizenship infor­ma­tion, too.

Travel

Travel ideas and tips for vis­it­ing, tour­ing, and decid­ing where to live in Canada.

The 10 Cheapest Cities to Buy a Home in Canada
December 6, 2012 – 8:02 am | Comments Off on The 10 Cheapest Cities to Buy a Home in Canada
The 10 Cheapest Cities to Buy a Home in Canada

If you want to buy a four-bed­room, two-bath­room house, the cheap­est city in Canada is Windsor, Ontario, where your “dream home” will cost an aver­age of $170,991.

But if you’d rather set­tle in Vancouver, which …

Vancouver Ranks #1 in Quality of Living Among Cities in the Americas
December 4, 2012 – 3:39 pm | Comments Off on Vancouver Ranks #1 in Quality of Living Among Cities in the Americas
Vancouver Ranks #1 in Quality of Living Among Cities in the Americas

Canadian cities took four out of the top five spots among cities in the Americas in the 2012 Mercer Quality of Living sur­vey, an annu­al assess­ment that com­pares the qual­i­ty of life in 221 urban …

Canada Real Estate: The Cost of Buying a Home
November 19, 2012 – 5:43 am | One Comment
Canada Real Estate: The Cost of Buying a Home

How much does it cost to buy a home in Canada? And where are the cheap­est cities for hous­ing?

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) recent­ly released their fourth quar­ter 2012 report on real estate …

What Languages Does Canada Speak? A New Census Report
November 15, 2012 – 7:27 am | Comments Off on What Languages Does Canada Speak? A New Census Report
What Languages Does Canada Speak? A New Census Report

Twenty per­cent of Canada’s pop­u­la­tion, or near­ly 6,630,000 peo­ple, speaks a lan­guage oth­er than English or French at home, accord­ing to a recent report from Statistics Canada.

The most wide­ly spo­ken lan­guages include Mandarin, Cantonese, …

Quality and Cost of Life in the US versus Canada
November 12, 2012 – 6:29 am | Comments Off on Quality and Cost of Life in the US versus Canada
Quality and Cost of Life in the US versus Canada

Is it cheap­er to live in the U.S. or Canada? And which coun­try offers a bet­ter qual­i­ty of life?

A recent Investopia post, U.S. Or Canada: Which Country Is Best To Call Home?, con­sid­ered a vari­ety of …