Moving To Edmonton

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Edmonton, Alberta is a popular place to move; the city is filled with cultural attractions, shopping, entertainment districts, and plenty to do for both locals and visitors alike. Before you move to Edmonton, there are a few things you need to know about living in the city as well as tips on how to ...

Moving To Regina On A Budget

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If you are planning on moving to Regina, you’ve probably already encountered one significant issue: moving can be expensive! Moving to Regina can cost a fortune, especially if you currently live far away from the city. Thankfully, it is possible to move to Regina on a budget as long as you are car...

Apartment Hunting With Pets

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Looking for an apartment in Western Canada? If you’re a pet owner, one of the biggest things on your mind would be – is the apartment pet-friendly or not? Not all apartments are pet-friendly, and not all neighborhoods are pet-friendly either. At Mainstreet, the majority of our apartments are ...

Decorating a Small Bedroom

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So you’ve just found an apartment in a great neighborhood. There’s nothing wrong with the apartment as such, but it’s just that you wish the bedroom was a little bigger. Yes, we realize that – the bedroom is for many people the most important room in the apartment. It’s where you get ma...

Apartment Hunting Tips

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Apartment hunting can be frustrating--especially if you haven’t apartment hunted in a while or if you’re looking for your very first apartment. While apartment hunting can be stressful, it doesn’t have to be. We’ve compiled a list of the very best tips to follow when apartment hunting to red...

How To Set A Moving Budget

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Moving is a necessary hassle, and it’s easy for moving costs to become overwhelmingly expensive--especially if you haven’t bothered to set a moving budget. The best way to avoid overspending on moving is to set a moving budget and then stick to it. The following is an essential guide to help you...

Calgary’s Top Neighbourhoods in 2018

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While real estate continues to be a hot investment trend in Toronto and Vancouver, things were not very rosy for Calgary in the previous 3 years (2015, 2016 & 2017). Some of the best real estate property lost value by over 10% including popular or high-end areas like Elbow Park. Overall, the cit...

Student Accommodation Tips

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Student Housing Leaving home for college is exciting as you look forward to your new-found freedom and meeting new people. But there is one slight headache, and that is finding accommodations and student housing. This is more so if you are a foreign student. It is never a guarantee that you will fi...

Edmonton’s Top Neighborhoods in 2018

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Edmonton has always been popular for its affordability. The average detached family home goes for about $410,000. During the 2015/2016 downturn, the city saw a value drop of 2.7%. The city’s economy is pretty much driven by what happens in the oil markets. With oil prices on a recovery trend, the ...

Which Are The Most Popular Apartment Amenities

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Apartment Amenities Today’s apartment hunter is very different from that of a few years ago. While the high-speed internet was a luxury in the past, few people will be willing to get into an apartment without common internet. The surprising thing is that people looking for an apartment these days...