My job requires a lot of driving, so I knew I wanted to live in a walkable neighbourhood and leave the car behind whenever possible. Luckily, Saskatoon has many diverse, walkable neighbourhoods and I’ve found the perfect fit in the Broadway area. – Josh Remai (Moved to Saskatoon from Ottawa)
Finding the right neighbourhood for your lifestyle is just as important as finding the right home. Deciding where to plant roots in a new city can be daunting when you’re unsure of what your options are. Whether you are looking to rent or buy, urban or suburban, you’ll find plenty of options in the Saskatoon region.
The City of Saskatoon has published a housing handbook full of helpful resources for renters, first-time homebuyers and landlords.
Are you new to Canada? The Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) gives you the tools you need to make your housing decisions and find a safe, affordable home for your family. This website, dedicated especially to Newcomers to Canada, offers guides, brochures and videos on renting, buying and maintaining a home, as well as various fact sheets covering topics such as mortgage planning tips, your credit report and mortgage fraud. The information is available in eight languages: English, French, Mandarin/Simplified Chinese, Arabic, Spanish, Urdu, Punjabi and Tagalog.