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The Most Popular Canadian Landmarks In Every Province

If you ever get the opportunity to travel through Canada, take it without hesitation. Our beautiful country is filled with such great sights and sounds that you would be doing yourself a disservice by actually not doing it. Millions travel through Canada every year, whether they are Canadian or coming from another country, everyone wants to see great landmarks that places are known for. Let’s…

Great Canadian Van Lines Welcomes Metropolitan Movers to the Team

We are extremely pleased to welcome Metropolitan Movers and their Canada wide group of Franchisees to the Agency Family of Great Canadian Van Lines.

In 2010, 3 young entrepreneurs who proved their marketing skills in other markets, decided to enter the relocation arena and introduced Metropolitan Movers.

From the get go, Metropolitan Movers’ young and dynamic approach made an impact, and in…

4 Reasons to Move to Calgary

Calgary is one of the largest cities in Canada and with a population of over 1.4 million people, the city of Calgary continues to grow yearly and you’re not going to want to miss out. Calgary has plenty opportunities for young professionals, so here is 4 reasons you should move to Calgary.
4. Amazing Outdoors

If you’re a big fan of being outside and enjoying nature, the city of Calgary has…

6 Neighbourhoods To Consider For Your Move to Montreal

Making the Move to Montreal
So you’ve decided to move to Montreal. You’re making a great choice, Montreal is a beautiful city and has everything you can want from a major Canadian city. Chances are if you’re making the choice to move to a new city, you have no idea what part of town you want to be in. Here is a look at some of the best neighbourhoods in Montreal. Enjoy!
6. Griffintown


Great Canadian Van Lines welcomes Burnaby Mover Jiffy Move to the Great Canadian Team

We are pleased to welcome the staff and management of Jiffy Move to the Great Canadian Van Lines family of agents. Jiffy Move will be a valuable member of our team with the addition of 8 trucks and a centralized warehouse located in Burnaby.

Jiffy Move has been is business for 8 years and is based in Burnaby, BC. and has an  A + rating with the Better Business Bureau.

Welcome Aboard Jiffy…

Best Places To Live In Ontario For 2017

When everyone thinks about moving to Ontario, chances are they are immediately thinking about moving to either the capital city of the country or capital city of the province. As great as Ottawa and Toronto are, Ontario has a lot more to offer than those two. Here is a look at the best places to live in Ontario in 2017.
9. Cobourg

You’ll be way ahead of the curb if you decide to move your…

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…

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…

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