Making The Move To Burlington
Staying In The GTA
If you’re looking for a smaller city outside of Toronto to live in, but still have the benefits of living near Toronto, Burlington should be the choice for you. The suburb located just out of Toronto has everything you can ask for, and of course in just about 45 minute drive to get to Toronto. Most importantly, Burlington has been ranked as the number one mid-sized city in Canada! Many families and businesses are Making The Move To Burlington, and here are some reasons why.
Burlington is located in the northwestern region of the Greater Toronto Area. Due to its location, the city of Burlington is in close proximity to Peel Region (Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon), city of Toronto, and Vaughn. Residents of Burlington have the opportunity to work in any of the surrounding cities and don’t need to worry about making it home too late for dinner. This is a huge benefit to the people living in Burlington.
Burlington’s geography is a huge factor in the success of it’s economy. It’s close proximity to the surrounding cities allows Burlington to see immediate benefit from the successes of the surrounding economies. In the city of Burlington, you will not find one industry that dominates the economy. The variety is far and wide, and this is proven by the diversity of some of the top industries in Burlington which are; Fearmans Pork Inc, Cogeco Cable, Evertz Microsystems, Boehringer Ingelheim and EMC2, City of Burlington, the Halton District School Board, the Halton Catholic District School Board and Joseph Brant Hospital.
Low Crime Rate
The average age of residents in Burlington is 40.3, which is higher than the Canadian average of 39.5. The number reflects on the older residents of the city, which also reflects on the low crime rate in the city. With many older residents, and many young families in Burlington, the crime rate in Burlington is one of the lowest in Canada. If crime is one of your determining factors, Burlington will be a great location for you.
We have been moving families and businesses in and out of Burlington for years, so if you are ready to make the move to Burlington do not hesitate to give us a call.