Accommodation for Newcomers in Québec

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Immigration Accommodation in Québec Canada

As a new immigrant arriving in Québec one of the first tasks is to find short term and long-term accommodation in Québec for you and your family.

Your first accommodation on arriving in Québec may be temporary. This is ok, and is the route that most new migration arrivals in Québec take. Some individuals opt of a good hostel or Serviced Accommodation in Québec, while some are lucky enough to be able to stay with family or friends in the area.

Most new arrivals take a short-term rental while they look for something long term. As with any city, it’s always easier to find someplace new to live once you are already there and Québec is no different.

Accommodation for newcomers in Québec Canada guide

You’ve been through the stress and emotional roller coaster involved with securing a visa for Canada and you’ve chosen Québec as your destination. It’s a charming place with plenty or heritage. Québec is well known to be extremely welcoming to new migrants.

Finding Immigration Accommodation for Newcomers in Québec Canada

Most searches begin with a search engine. Local papers in Québec may well be online and of course, listing sites such as Craigslist and Rentfaster Québec can be of great help.

What is the cost of short term accommodation in Québec

The cost of short-term newcomer serviced accommodation in Québec varies greatly depending on requirements and neighborhoods.

Lots of new arrivals to Québec use Book Direct and Save to give them an indication of short term rental process in Québec and also the option to book with confidence and security.

Many newcomers arriving in Québec choose to stay in Serviced Apartments, with Land and Houses being the premiere provider of Serviced Apartments and Long Term Serviced Accommodation in Québec.

Rental accommodation in Québec for newcomers

One you decide to rent an apartment or house there are certain things specific to Canada to keep in mind. For example, make sure to agree who pays for utilities, and who is responsible for removing snow!

Property owners and landlords will usually require payslips or proof of income, bank statements and occasionally they may require references from previous landlords although lots of new immigrants to Québec were homeowners in their previous country. Sometimes it does help to already have secured employment in the greater Québec area.

All renters in Québec have rights, so you need to familiarize yourself with those rights before you sign any agreement. Thankfully there are a number of Organizations set up in Québec to help. These are called Newcomer services and a list of these can be found here: newcomer service

Newcomer subletting in Québec Canada

Sometimes when a renter leaves for a few months they will sublet their accommodation. Quite often they leave some furnishings behind and for some newcomers to Québec this can be an ideal option, especially if you’ve yet to buy furniture or if your shipment is delayed.


Newcomer Immigration Accommodation in Québec

Newcomer Immigration Accommodation in Québec Canada

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