Link Bank

These sites contain a bunch of useful information, and all of them have been helpful in one way or another.

Renting apartments:
Padmapper: Apartments for rent (map view) – VERY convenient;
PlaceBee – map or list view, unlike Padmapper has its own listings;
AmsRentsLine – lots of listings, mostly for students;
RentalGuru.ca/ – lots of listings, available to view on the map;
Craigslist: Apartments for rent (customizable list);
Kijiji: Apartments for rent (customizable list: Real Estate -> House Rentals);
Health or safety issues by an apartment – a very good tool, by the City of Vancouver

Job Search websites:
http://www.bcjobs.ca/;
http://www.workbc.ca/Jobs/;
http://www.jobbank.gc.ca/intro-eng.aspx;
http://www.indeed.ca/;
http://regionalhelpwanted.com/home/167.htm;
http://www.wowjobs.ca/;
http://www.eluta.ca/;

Dining, gifting and touring:
Vancouver Food Truck locator;
Groupon Vancouver – not only food: hotels, gifts, travels;
Grocery Alerts; – helping Canadians save money with coupons and grocery flyer deals
freecycle.org – free stuff; unlike craigslist you can request items;

Miscellaneous:
Financial Wiki Page for Canada – do your own finances;
Statutory Holidays in British Columbia;
Locating a street letter box in Vancouver; (not available at canadapost.ca for an unknown reason)
List of FREE activities in Vancouver;
Japanese community in Vancouver;

Comments

  1. Charles - April 22, 2013 @ 4:05 PM

    Sweet! Padmapper is a really useful one.

    • Simple Vancouver - April 23, 2013 @ 10:53 AM

      I agree – an extremely convenient site!

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