Nearby Nosh at SFU – Best Places to Eat

As back to school nerves set in, Craigslist furniture shopping frustrates and course selection overwhelms, cooking your own meals is the last thing you want to worry about. Let us help you find the best food near SFU. Though a few can be found on the Burnaby mountain SFU campus, most are located nearby, off campus. Here are 5 of our top picks when it comes to good food near ...

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Top 5 Rental Areas For Students | International Student Housing

For international students, finding a place to live that is convenient and close to amenities is an absolute priority. Below, we’ve outlined the top 5 rental areas around the Lower Mainland that are international student friendly. Each international student housing area below highlights key features, average rental rates and sample listings of what you can expect. 5 Top Rental Areas for International Students: Vancouver Vancouver is widely considered to be one of the ...

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Top 5 Dog Friendly Neighbourhoods in Vancouver

Vancouver was ranked the 6th most dog-friendly city in North America, according to Technobark. But where exactly are the dog friendly neighbourhoods in Vancouver? There are a few things that you should consider when choosing a neighbourhood to keep your pet healthy and happy. Living in areas where there are lots of green space and trails is optimal and the less car traffic, the better. Below, we have compiled our ...

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Vancouver Rental Stats – June 2019 Snapshot

Let's dive into this month's rental stats for Vancouver by taking a closer look into average rent prices, renter demographics, and rent changes in Greater Vancouver based on June 2019's figures. The most remarkable numbers this month point to an overall drop in rental rates across the Lower Mainland with Downtown Vancouver seeing a 6.42% drop and Surrey an almost 10% drop (9.82%). Vancouver Renter Demographics In June 2019, again, more women ...

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Inside Scoop: 10 Tips For Finding A Job In Vancouver

For those considering making a move to Vancouver and trying your hand at living and working here, we've collaborated with Vancouver's Vantastic VA, a one-stop relocation service, to share some tips for finding a job in Vancouver as a foreigner. With the help of Vantastic founder and owner, Taryn Bywater, we're here to help you get hired, fast! Follow these 10 tips for finding a job in Vancouver: 1. Set Up your Social ...

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Top Vancouver Patios For Summer 2019

Vancouver patio season is finally here! What better way to celebrate warmer weather than to enjoy a drink and a nibble outside at any one of our Vancouver 2019 patio picks: Gotham 615 Seymour St. Yes, the renowned steak house has a lovely oasis awaiting you outside its back door. Surrounded by greenery, you could almost believe you were sipping that Aperol spritz on a Roman terrazza.  It is the perfect getaway from ...

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Inside Scoop: 50 Things To Do In Vancouver This Summer 2019

FEATURE: Celebration of Light We've teamed up with Vancouver-based relocation agency, Vantastic VA, to come up with a summer bucket list for newcomers to our city. Vancouver summers are the best! After months of grey skies, the city is ready to celebrate the sun. Here are 50 things that will help fill your June, July and August! Dance the night away at the Tuesday drum circle at 3rd beach throughout ...

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Vancouver Rental Stats – May 2019 Snapshot

We're back with another round of Vancouver rental stats. This month we take a look at the state of the rental market like average rent prices, renter demographics, and rent changes in Greater Vancouver based on May 2019's figures. Vancouver Renter Stats - Demographics In May 2019, again more women were actively seeking a rental property than men – 56% and 44% respectively, and the large majority of rental seekers – 45% ...

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Vancouver’s Best Ice Cream Spots For Summer 2019

Summer 2019 is just around the corner and so are collective cravings for cool treats. Thankfully, Vancouver's ice cream scene continues to thrive giving us lots of options for icy relief on hot eves.  Here's a list of some establishments that we think are the best ice cream spots in Vancouver this summer. 1.Matcha Cafe Maiko 199 – 8279 Saba Road, Richmond matchacafemaikocanada   Richmond is home to Matcha Cafe Maiko's first Canadian Location. ...

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FEATURED LISTING: New West at its Best

Live at Bosa's RiverSky development on New West's Quayside Drive. This beautiful, spacious 2 bedroom, 2 bath contemporary home on the features wide plank floors, integrated European appliances, floor to ceiling windows and balcony that let in the light and offer expansive views over the Fraser River. Building amenities include innovative outdoor spaces, private fitness room and entertainment lounge. The market and Skytrain are both nearby and the riverside boardwalk ...

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