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Montreal is the largest island city in Québec, Canada and is nestled between the Saint Lawrence River. A city like this is popular to live in and because Montreal is the number one host city for international events, who wouldn’t want to live here?
Where to live…
This is a laidback predominantly French speaking area of Montreal that is home to some of the best townhouses. Plateau-Mont-Royal is in walking distance of some of Montreal’s best restaurants and cafés and one of the advantages of living here is that that downtown is very accessible by all means of public transport or even a leisurely stroll.
Old Montreal is the oldest area in Montreal, hence its name and dates back to the 17th century. This area of Montreal offer, historical and cultural architecture that certainly appeals to the buyers who aren’t looking for new builds. Old Montreal is home to beautiful old buildings as well as the Notre-Dame Basilica which is almost 200 years old.
Sometimes people may be quick to dismiss the west Montreal when it comes to finding a place to live but there are many advantages of living there. Firstly the rent can be a lot cheaper than the most popular areas of Montreal, secondly it’s more quiet than downtown because you are not in the hustle and bustle of it is all. And thirdly there are so many more outdoor activities available in the west such as skiing, swimming and even soccer.
Top fact about Montreal
Montreal is build around Mont Royal, from where the city received its name. Mont Royal Park, located on the mountain, was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted, the same person who designed New York City’s Central Park. No building in Montreal can be taller than the famous Cross found on Mont Royal! – Geos Montreal.
If you are looking for the perfect place to live in Montreal, whether you like to be in the centre of all the action or like to live in the peace and quiet of the countryside, Landmark Group can help you find your dream property.