ABOUT LIVING IN VANCOUVER, BC
Vancouver is a coastal city located in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Canada. It is named for British Captain George Vancouver, who explored the area in the 1790. Vancouver is located in the southwest corner of British Columbia, on the mainland of BC, 9 miles (15 km) north of Vancouver International Airport.
Surrounded by water on three sides and nestled alongside the Coast Mountain Range Vancouver is the eighth largest city in Canada with a population of 578,000 (2006 census). It covers 114.7 sq km (44.3 sq miles), and is part of Metro Vancouver, the third largest metropolitan area in Canada, with a population of 2.1 million (2006 census). Vancouver is recognized as one of the world's most liveable cities (based on safety, education, hygiene, recreation, political-economic stability and public transportation).
Locals will tell you that Vancouver is one of the few cities in the world where you can go skiing and sailing on the same day. Outdoorsman will love the opportunities to fish, hike and camp, athletes will love the proximity to downhill and cross-country ski facilities, the abundance of golf courses, watersports (scuba diving, sea kayaking, canoeing, swimming, white water rafting, windsurfing, jet skiing), boating, fishing, bike/rollerblade and running trails. Families will love the Kid Markets of Granville Island, PNE, Playland, children's festivals, water parks, museums, whale-watching, Science World, walking across suspension bridges or going to the local music festivals.
Fairleigh Dickinson University Students, Faculty & Staff
Finding quality student housing in Vancouver near Fairleigh Dickinson University may be challenging, however utilizing the official Fairleigh Dickinson University off campus housing database of online rentals, students can review various types of property such as houses, apartments, shared accommodations, townhouses, private homes, room & board, home-stay, and several other popular property categories.
Students, faculty & staff always receive complimentary listings. New listings are reviewed and posted in real-time so check back often for new listings.
Managers and Landlords near
Property owners and managers will find that renting to students near Fairleigh Dickinson University utilzing the official Fairleigh Dickinson University Off-Campus Housing website is a fast and easy way to promote rental listings directly to the Vancouver community. Your rental listing includes unlimited text, property photos, mapping, and many other valuable features. Fairleigh Dickinson University Off-Campus Housing 101 provides swift access to pertinent information, minimizing the time required by housing seekers, property managers and landlords.
For first-time landlords, your first month's listing is free of charge to try out our service; we think you will be pleased, and thank you for supporting Fairleigh Dickinson University off campus student housing in Vancouver community.