August 8, 2023   |   Living

What’s The Cost Of Living In Vancouver As A Student? [Aug 2023]

How much does an average student spend on a month of living in Vancouver? To briefly answer this question, the total cost ranges from CAD $2,350 to $3,750 per month, including rental, groceries, bills, entertainment, and transportation. You might be curious about how we arrived at this substantial figure. Let’s delve into the breakdown of […]

April 20, 2023   |   Living

Finding Your Perfect Vancouver’s Student Rental Living in 2023

As a student in Vancouver, finding the perfect rental can be a daunting task. With so many options to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to begin. In this article, we will provide you with all the information you need to make an informed decision about your student rental in Vancouver. Understanding […]

November 21, 2022   |   Living

Universities and Colleges in Vancouver, Canada

Are you planning to pursue your studies in Vancouver, BC, Canada? At GEC Living, we are Vancouver’s largest provider of off-campus student accommodation. Based on feedback from the more than 10,000 students we have welcomed over the years, we have prepared a comprehensive overview of the major schools in Vancouver for your information. Public Universities […]

November 17, 2022   |   Living

Top 8 Rental Platforms in Vancouver for Students

Searching for a place to settle down in Vancouver can be a difficult, overwhelming, and expensive experience – particularly if you’re a student or a newcomer. You might need guidance on where to begin and which apartment rental platforms in Vancouver are trustworthy. At GEC Living, we are the biggest off-campus student accommodation provider in […]

November 16, 2022   |   Living

Tips for Renting in Vancouver (For Newcomers and First-Timers)

Finding the right rental place might be a little challenging if you do not know the common tips for renting in Vancouver as a first-timer. We’re GEC Living, Vancouver’s largest off-campus student accommodation provider, and we have outlined valuable information to guide you on how to find the right accommodation without hassles. 1. Knowing Your […]

May 12, 2022   |   Living

12 Must Follow Vancouver-Based Instagram Accounts

Most of us are aware of the local news because of the social media accounts we follow on Instagram. Let’s be real. No Gen Z or millennial in Vancouver will be reading any physical newspapers. But, if you are unaware of the top Vancouver news sources we listed below, you need to follow these Instagram […]

April 25, 2022   |   Living

Best Cell Phone Plan for Students in Vancouver, Canada [2023]

Cell/ mobile phone plan is so expensive in Canada, ranging from $30/month to $100+/month depending on optional services and data usage. However, as someone who has switched between 4 phone service providers over the last few years, I have concluded a few affordable cell phone plans for students with good services and enough data usage […]

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