Regina ranked second best “boom” city in Canada

Regina ranked second best “boom” city in Canada

A robust economy, low unemployment and affordable house prices make Regina the second best city to live in, according to the Canadian Mortgage Inc. The primary consideration was cost of living, crime rates, population growth, salary and overall unemployment rates.

The Top Ten Places to live in Canada are:

  1. Edmonton
  2. Regina
  3. Ottawa
  4. Calgary
  5. Montreal
  6. Quebec City
  7. Toronto
  8. Victoria
  9. Hamilton
  10. Vancouver

Gord Archibald, executive officer at the Association of Regina Realtors® Inc., is not surprised that Regina ranks second in Canada, especially with the economic success and job opportunities the area offers right now, compared to other parts of the country. The economy created new incremental demand for housing in the area. Assuming the economy continues to perform very well and creates jobs, Regina will continue to see newcomers come into the Regina area and that will continue to create demand for housing.

Regina also ranked #6 in MoneySense’s top mid-sized cities to live in Canada in 2013 and #17 out of 200 cities surveyed across Canada.

Click here to read more about the Canadian Mortgage Inc. survey

Are you planning to move to one of the best places to live in Canada?  If you currently live in this great city and are considering buying or selling, check out my website  At CENTURY 21 Dome Realty Inc., we have trained professionals in Regina and surrounding areas that can help you with all your real estate needs. With more than 121,000 sales professionals in approximately 7,700 CENTURY 21 independently owned and operated franchised broker offices worldwide, we have a large referral network to help you find the perfect property in 72 countries and territories worldwide.

Carol Russell

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