Useful Links

  • Global Experience Ontario
  • Learn English or French
  • Ontario Immigrant Nominee Program
  • How to apply


One of the first things you will need to do is find somewhere to live. Use the links below to find housing information. The links in this section advise you on the different types of homes in Ontario – from high-rise apartments to detached houses – and can help you decide whether to rent or buy.

Information on where to stay for a short time is also available, as are details on home insurance, and paying for heat, electricity and water.

Housing and Finding a Place to Live both give an overview of the various housing options in Ontario.

Housing for Newcomers

About short-term housing and emergency shelters

Information for tenants

Housing in Ontario:

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In My LanguageTypes of Housing


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In My LanguageRent a Home


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In My LanguageHome Insurance


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