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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 …

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 …

Canadian cities to see economic growth in 2010
April 9, 2010 – 7:15 am | Comments Off on Canadian cities to see economic growth in 2010
Canadian cities to see economic growth in 2010

Good news for job-​​hunters, busi­ness own­ers, and investors in Canada:

The economies of all Canada’s major cities are expected to grow in 2010, accord­ing to a new report from the Conference Board of Canada.

This …

Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities
January 22, 2010 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities
Moving to Canada? Consider these six top cities

“Calgary (Alberta), Waterloo (Ontario), Ottawa (ON), Vancouver (BC), St. John’s (Newfoundland and Labrador), and Richmond Hill (ON) have what migrants are look­ing for when choos­ing where to locate.”

That’s accord­ing to a recent Conference Board …

American Thanksgiving: Do you miss it?
November 25, 2009 – 7:35 am | Comments Off on American Thanksgiving: Do you miss it?
American Thanksgiving: Do you miss it?

As an American who has lived in Canada for sev­eral years, I don’t find myself miss­ing that much about the U.S.

I do miss my fam­ily and friends. Good Mexican food now and then. And …