Why Gatineau?

An exceptionnal quality of life


Gatineau residents enjoy one of Canada’s most affordable costs of living and highest standards of living. There are few places in the world where residents and tourists can enjoy the best of urban living and nature.

Gatineau for life

Did you know?

Average housing prices in Gatineau are 25% lower than in Montreal, 33% lower than in Ottawa and 50% lower than in Toronto.1

Gatineau is the Canadian city where daycare fees are the most accessible.2

Gatineau’s cultural scene is supported by high quality infrastructure, including hosting Canada’s most popular cultural attraction – the Canadian Museum of History

1. Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), May 2018
2. Canadian Center for Policy Alternatives, Child Care Fees in Canada’s Big Cities, 2014