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5 Things You Need To Pack On Your Move To Toronto

Over the last couple of years, everything we hear about Canada is how great of cities Vancouver and Toronto are in comparison to the rest of the world. Economists and such haven’t been wrong as they both rank fairly high as one of the best cities to live in the world. The cities share many similarities, so for anyone who is planning a move to Toronto from Vancouver, here are some things you need…

Great Canadian Van Lines Welcomes Quebec City Moving Company Demenagement Westmount Moving and Demenagement Lacroix & Associates Inc. to our Team

Great Canadian Van Lines is pleased to welcome Jessica Lacroix and Simon-Luc Gosselin of Westmount Moving and  Demenagement Lacroix & Associates Inc. to the Great Canadian Van Lines organization. With a population of over half a million people Quebec City is a welcomed city to our serviceable area; so many thanks to Westmount and Lacroix!

The Westmount Moving name has been around sinc…

8 Vancouver Breweries You Need To Try ASAP

drinking beer

Let’s Have A Cold One In Vancity
It doesn’t get any better than throwing back a cold one with friends as you gather and spend time together. When you’re in a city like Vancouver the options for a cold pint are limitless as Vancouver has been known as the craft beer capital of North America. There are a ton of options in Vancity, but these are 8 Vancouver Breweries You Need to Try ASAP.
8. Off…

Best Places to Live in Alberta for 2017

Living in Alberta
2017 is a great year to move to Alberta. The province has big city options like Edmonton and Calgary, and also great small towns with thriving economies.  These are the best places to live in Alberta for 2017.
7. Camrose

Camrose is located in central Alberta and is home to some of the most beautiful farmland the prairies have to offer. Camrose is a very small town, on…

What You Need To Know Before You Buy A Home In 2017

new home purchase

The new year brings on new goals, and for plenty of people buying new property might be on that goal list. If you’re going to be buying your first home in 2017, there are a few things you should know and we’re going to help you out, this is what you need to know before you buy a home in 2017.
Interview potential real estate agents

You’re probably wondering how you find the right realtor for…

7 Pizza Places to Drool Over in Vancouver

Pizza Pie In Van City
It is nearly impossible to not love pizza and if you don’t, just double check to make sure you have a working pulse still. Pizza is the perfect combination of everything great and brings nothing but happiness. Take the night off from the kitchen and make everyone in your household happy with some pizza for the evening. This is 7 pizzas to drool over in Vancouver.

6 Cities To Buy a Vacation Home in Canada

summer by the lake

Vacation at home
Unfortunately, when living in Canada you can’t escape the winter weather, but why not make the most of it and enjoy the countless winter activities that our great country has the privilege to offer. For those of us who have a bit of extra cash and want a vacation home to get away from the nonstop city life, Canada has some great options for you. Let’s look at 6 Cities to Buy a…

6 Toronto Neighbourhoods for Young Professionals


Young Professionals in Toronto
Toronto continues to boom as one of the best cities in North America. The prices aren’t the easiest for young professionals to afford, but if you’re looking to be in a city where jobs are being created every day and be in one of the most popular cities in the world right now, Toronto is the place to be. The question is, which part of this big city do you want to…

Ferguson Moving and Storage Expands into Surrey, Richmond, Vancouver and Coquitlam Through Franchise Opportunitties

At Ferguson Moving & Storage, we recognized that many people viewed moving as a dead end job. We also saw that moving is a great opportunity for people to run a great small business and the need for physical moving will be with us for a long time. We also received many phone calls from areas that were just a bit too far for us to travel from North Vancouver to go and see.

What we decided…

GCVL Welcomes Munden’s Moving & Storage

We would like to welcome Munden’s Moving & Storage in Halifax to the Great Canadian Team. We have been working with Munden’s for many years and we are glad to have them on board as an official agent. Munden’s completes our Coast to Coast line and is a fabulous addition to our team.

Established in 1983, Munden’s Moving & Storage is a family owned and operated Halifax based company.

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