The Toronto Greenbelt: Debate over development

As the second largest country in the world by area, with a relatively modest population of just 37 million, Canada is well known for its vast open spaces and breathtaking landscapes. But vigorous growth in Canada's largest city, Toronto, has led to runaway urban sprawl and the swallowing up of open spaces. To better [...]

Immigration Services: Finding an Immigration Consultant you can trust

Moving to a new a country can be incredibly exciting, but be careful not to let the excitement get in the way of the tedious details. One of the first and most important steps in immigrating to Canada is to get your paperwork in order. Canadian immigration policies seem to get more proactive every [...]

Montreal Real Estate Trends and Tips for 2019

Long overshadowed by red hot real estate markets in Toronto and Vancouver, Montreal is now gaining ground and showing signs of robust growth. The financial capital of the Quebec province, Montreal has long been recognized as one of the most desirable cities on the continent, but prices have remained modest, while home values in [...]

The Right to English language instruction in Quebec

When relocating to the province, you will find that there are certain rules and regulations about the right to English language instruction in Quebec. If one does not meet the requirements set out in the Charter of  the French Language by the Quebec government, and does not qualify for english language instruction in Quebec, [...]

2019-02-13T18:22:26+00:00By |Education|0 Comments

Where to live when moving to Canada

Moving to Canada might be the biggest decision of your life. And we'd like to think it's also the best decision of your life. Canada is an incredible country, filled with wonderful people, natural beauty, economic opportunity and political stability. But that doesn't mean moving there will be easy. You may encounter obstacles, and you [...]

Toronto Real Estate Tips for Foreign Buyers

Whether you're moving to Toronto, moving within Toronto, or just looking to buy some investment property in Canada's number one city, you'll quickly find that Toronto's real estate market is red hot. In the last decade or so, a number of factors have conspired to make Toronto one of North America's most desirable cities and [...]

Canadian Culture and Customs: A Guide to Canada’s Social Norms

When one thinks of the term “melting pot”, it can either call to mind a bubbling vat of cheese fondue, or in more global conversations, a country that has a widely diverse and accepting culture. And in the case of the latter, arguably one of the best melting pots in the world is the [...]

2019-02-11T13:23:49+00:00By |Cultural|0 Comments

Canadian Real Estate laws every newcomer should know

Moving to Canada was a big step. And now you're ready for the next major milestone: it's time to buy a house. Whether you're looking into investment property, or just a little something that your family can call home, this is not a decision to rush into. And regardless of whether you are a [...]

2019-02-22T10:23:32+00:00By |Real Estate|0 Comments

Best Books on Moving to Canada

For some people, moving to another country can be something like a dream. A fantasy of adventure, new experiences, a better way of life. But without the proper preparation, moving abroad can also turn into a logistical nightmare. In some cases, the legal paperwork and bureaucratic procedure can be formidable. But even if the [...]

Toronto Real Estate Trends and Tips for 2019

In the last decade or two, Toronto has erupted into one of the hottest real estate markets in North America. And with hot markets come burning questions. So as we enter 2019, what are the hot questions on everyone's minds? We could fill a dozen servers with speculations and predictions on Toronto real estate [...]

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