Ottawa Ranked #1

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Blog by Ottawa Real Estate | Ottawa Homes for Sale | Ottawa Relocation | April 29th, 2010

Ottawa ranked as #1 place to live in Canada

MoneySense Magazine (May 2010 Issue) has once again ranked Ottawa as the best place to live in Canada. The rankings are based on “Livabilities” such as cultural offerings, schools, medicare and year round weather. The city ranked #1 out of 179 communities from across Canada with population of over 50,000.

Ottawa Living     Ottawa Market    Ottawa Museum    Ottawa Transit

Positive points that were mentioned about Ottawa are as follows;

ü  Resilience to recessions.

ü  Affordable housing.

ü  Low crime rate.

ü  Great economy.

ü  Steady population growth.

ü  Quality job opportunities.

ü  Transit and Infrastructure.

ü  High standard of Living.

This is the third year of record that the Ottawa has taken the top honours. The previous years were 2008 and 2007.

The Hamre Team at RE/MAX Metro City in Ottawa is proud to call Ottawa home. We enjoy working in this beautiful city and cherish its attributes. A large percentage of our real estate business is relocation for people moving in and out. Our professional approach to the real estate business will make your move a positive experience. Deal with the pros – You are worth it.

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Greg Hamre of the Hamre Team – Sales Representative for RE/MAX Metro City in Ottawa.