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Canadian real estate market: At risk for a U.S.-style crash?
September 16, 2010 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on Canadian real estate market: At risk for a U.S.-style crash?
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 | Comments Off on To find happiness, come to Montreal
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 | Comments Off on Where is the world’s top eco-​​city?
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 …

Buying a house? Canada’s 6 cheapest cities
May 20, 2010 – 2:40 pm | One Comment
Buying a house? Canada’s 6 cheapest cities

Forbes recently ranked The Cheapest Canadian Cities To Buy A House, and the winner?

It’s cer­tainly not Vancouver, which posted the largest price increase of Canada’s major mar­kets in the first quar­ter of 2010.

And …

Best places to live: Canada’s Top 10 cities
May 6, 2010 – 9:01 am | 7 Comments
Best places to live: Canada’s Top 10 cities

Most new­com­ers to Canada set­tle in the country’s largest urban areas: Toronto, Vancouver, and Montreal.

Yet accord­ing to the MoneySense 2010 Best Places to Live survey — which rated 179 Canadian cities and towns …