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Best Places to Live: Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2011)
April 28, 2011 – 2:40 pm | 11 Comments
Best Places to Live: Canada’s Top 10 Cities (2011)

Where are the best places to live in Canada?

Every year, MoneySense mag­a­zine weighs in on the best-​​​​places-​​​​to-​​​​live ques­tion, and this year was no exception.

The MoneySense 2011 Best Places to Live sur­vey rated 180 …

Canadian real estate: The cost of buying a home now
November 5, 2010 – 7:04 am | 4 Comments
Canadian real estate: The cost of buying a home now

How much does it cost to buy a home in Canada?

It depends on where you want to live.

The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) reg­u­larly pub­lishes sta­tis­tics about real estate prices in major …

Canadian real estate market: At risk for a U.S.-style crash?
September 16, 2010 – 7:20 am | No Comment
Canadian real estate market: At risk for a U.S.-style crash?

If you’re look­ing to buy a home in Canada, it’s under­stand­able if you’re a bit jit­tery about the hous­ing market.

Housing prices in Canada have climbed sig­nif­i­cantly since the year 2000, par­tic­u­larly in the largest …

To find happiness, come to Montreal
August 2, 2010 – 4:04 pm | No Comment
To find happiness, come to Montreal

Looking for hap­pi­ness? Lonely Planet says, “Come to Montreal.”

The Australia-​​​​based travel guide com­pany recently pub­lished a list of the World’s 10 Happiest Places, and the city of Montreal — described as “clean, wel­com­ing

Where is the world’s top eco-​​city?
May 27, 2010 – 11:16 am | No Comment
Where is the world’s top eco-​​city?

Looking for the most eco-​​​​friendly city in the world?

Hint #1: It’s in Canada.

Hint #2: It’s not where you might expect.

According to Mercer’s 2010 Quality of Living sur­vey, which ranked cities world­wide on …