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montreal student housing

Mayor Valérie Plante and her party, Projet Montréal, committed Tuesday to "stimulate the construction" of 2,000 new affordable student housing units in Montreal "as early as 2022" — after the November 2021 municipal election.

"Montreal is one of the top 10 university cities in the world. If it wants to stay that way, we have to protect the affordability of housing," Plante said in a statement.

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School starting again means there are all kinds of stationery supply costs and outrageously expensive textbooks to wake you up from the irresponsibility of summer. But nothing drains a student’s resources quite as effectively as rent.

Where you live makes a huge difference in how you experience a city, and a little help with living costs certainly makes things a lot more comfortable.

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