Are you considering a move to Montreal for school? Well, we think it’s a move you won’t regret, especially since it was named the world’s best city for students just last year! Learn more about Canada’s “cultural capital” and what our favourite parts about being a student in Montreal include. Montreal Embraces the Winter This four-seasoned city knows how to have fun any time of year. And in wint[...]
 
 
 
On Thursday, August 23, 2018, we held an event to celebrate and thank our summer students as they finish their summer work terms with us. Summer students from all departments and regions gathered at LIV Apartments for a private event where they were treated to lunch, breakout sessions and an afternoon of thanks. The event was kicked off by opening statements followed by an open discussion with [...]
 
 
 
Que ce soit vos enfants ou vous-même qui retourniez à l’école, voici nos meilleurs conseils pour commencer l’année du bon pied. Armez-vous d’un calendrier/planificateur Déterminez ce qui fonctionne le mieux pour vous. Que ce soit un planificateur quotidien ou hebdomadaire, un calendrier mensuel accroché au mur ou une combinaison de ceux-ci, vous avez seulement besoin de quelque chose qui corresp[...]
 
 
 
Whether it’s you going back to school or your kids, here are our top tips to make the start of the year as smooth as it can be. Get a calendar/planner Find what works best for you. Be it a daily or weekly planner, a traditional agenda, monthly calendar hung to your wall or a combination of the above, it just needs to fit you and your type of organization. Get a tool that also looks great to you:[...]
 
 
 
From its excellent location to its amazing amenities, Forest Ridge Apartments has it all. No matter what lifestyle you lead, Forest Ridge is a place you can truly call home with amenities and units that were created to accommodate all of its residents. Whether you’re a working professional, a student or a working parent, there’s a wonderful home waiting for you! Suites Forest Ridge offers rece[...]
 
 
 
Spring cleaning can sometimes feel like a daunting task, but you should view it as an opportunity to make sure you’re putting your best foot forward going into the warmer months. It’s important to set aside time for spring cleaning; by re-evaluating what’s used and what isn’t, purging needless clutter and scrubbing down the spaces where you spend the most time on a seasonal basis. Sometimes it can[...]
 
 
 
Thankfully, there are so many clever space-saving methods that you can get creative and use to maximize what you’ve got. The key is to start focusing on all the space that you do have rather than what you don’t. By utilizing shelving, creative storage, and multi-purpose furniture, you can tuck away any excess clutter and create more open space. Here are our top five ways to save space in your room[...]
 
 
 
You need to be prepared to squeeze in every morsel of time enjoying the outdoors during the spring and summer months in Ottawa. Luckily, Ottawans know how to take full advantage of the pleasant weather with a slew of activities located in and around the city. So strap on your comfy shoes, grab your sunscreen and be sure to check out some of the best outdoor attractions in Ottawa. Zipline at Camp [...]
 
 
 
From cozy jazz bars to rock venues to hipster-loving indie – there’s certainly no shortage of places to see live music in Montreal! And that’s not taking into account the massive music festivals that you can catch throughout the summer months. This city is always teeming with live music venues where you can enjoy spectacular bands across many different genres. So when you’re on a mission to catch [...]
 
 
 
If you’ve never visited Old Montreal, you’re missing out! There’s something so charismatic, quaint, and enchanting about this popular tourist district. This historic neighbourhood is an area of the downtown core that has been largely preserved in its original state, with some areas dating back all the way to the 1600’s. And with cozy cafes, Euro-style bistros, chic boutiques and so much more to di[...]