Being the sixteenth largest city in Canada, Saskatoon is home to approximately 279,000 people. Agriculture is the biggest sector in Saskatoon with information technology, environmental sectors and life sciences being close in terms of employment. Saskatoon has one of the highest numbers of restaurants per capita in Canada embracing a farm to fork philosophy. Saskatoon residents love their Tim Horton’s and you will find the most locations per capita in Canada here so you won’t have to go far for your coffee.
If you’re looking for a vibrant, thriving neighbourhood, renting in City Park is a great place to start. Known for art and architecture, this area is right beside the Central business district making it the perfect choice for professionals looking to rent. The best neighbourhoods to rent in Saskatoon include Nutana, River Heights, Mayfair, Sutherland, Silverspring, Riversdale, Avalon, and Briarwood. Renting an apartment in the Central Business district is ideal for closeness to the downtown area and keeping your commute to work short. This area is extra popular for student rentals and rentals for retired people.
Average rents for 1 and 2 bedroom apartments in Saskatoon are comparable to major cities in Canada but this, of course, varies if you are looking for a bachelor apartment to rent or a 3 bedroom apartment. RentCanada lists available Saskatoon apartments, condo, and house rentals from leading property managers all in one place.