2019 is shaping up to be an excellent year to move to Canada. The government is welcoming new immigrants, unlike some countries we could mention! So why not you? But if you’re coming it would be unwise to stay off the property ladder for long. The average home price has risen from $164,000 in 2000 to nearly $450,000 today! So this week we launch our six-part series on buying a home in Canada. First off, what to think about at the planning stage.