Moving to Burlington Top 7 Questions | ANSWERED

Matthew Kelly | eXp Realty 
26 March 2022

Welcome to Burlington

Hey there, future Burlingtonians! If you’re on the hunt for a new postal code that promises safety, community, and a whole lot of charm, you’ve hit the jackpot with Burlington, Ontario. 

It’s not just a city; it’s a lifestyle – one that caters to the peaceful, the playful, and everyone in between. 

And guess what? I’ve got the inside scoop with a cherry on top: a FREE Burlington Home Buyers Starter Kit, but more on that later.

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Grab Your FREE Burlington Home Buyers Starter Kit

Before you start your search for your next home in one of the neighbourhoods in Burlington, Ontario make sure you download our FREE Essential Burlington Home Buyers Starter Kit

With this free resource, you’ll gain access to insider knowledge about the best neighbourhoods in Burlington and learn how to avoid common pitfalls. Whether you’re a first-time buyer or a seasoned pro, this kit is a must-have

Navigating the 'Burbs: Traffic Tales in Burlington

Let’s talk turkey—or traffic, in this case. Burlington is a gem in the GTA, but like any suburban sweetheart, it’s got its fair share of rush hour romance. While we’re not playing bumper cars like in Brampton or Mississauga, there are a few spots where you might find yourself sipping that second cup of coffee in your car. 

The 403 & QEW tango can be a bit of a dance, and downtown Burlington during peak hours? Let’s just say it’s more popular than a lakeside ice cream shop in July. But fear not! With some savvy shortcuts and the 407 express in your back pocket, you’ll be zipping around like a local in no time.

Your Neighborhood Nook: Finding Your Perfect Patch

Now, onto the neighbourhoods! Burlington is like a quilt made of different patches, each with its own flavor and flair. Whether you’re after the sleek lines of modern living in Alton Village, the Orchard, or Tansley, or you’re craving the character of mature areas like South Burlington and Aldershot, there’s a nook for you.

 And for the family folks, neighbourhoods like Palmer and Headon Forest are buzzing with kiddos and community vibes. 

Older generations? You’ll be toasting your neighbours in the serene settings of Millcroft or Tansley. Remember, there’s no ‘one size fits all’ here—Burlington is bespoke, baby!

Burlington's Best Bets: From Green Spaces to Gourmet Places

Boredom in Burlington is as rare as a dull day in downtown Toronto. We’ve got parks that are perfect for everything from a game of hoops to a leisurely swim. Golfers, swing to your heart’s content at our lush courses. And when the great indoors calls, hit up local hotspots like Splitsville for some ten-pin fun. Plus, our festivals and shows? They’re the talk of the town!

Foodies, get your forks ready. Start your day with a bang at JC’s Hot Bagels or keep it pure and simple (wink) at Pur & Simple. 

Lunchtime calls for a hearty gyro from Goody’s or a green bite at Lettuce Love Cafe. Come dinner, whether it’s a casual beer at Beer Town or a lakeside date night at Spencer’s, your taste buds are in for a treat. 

And don’t get me started on the sweet stuff—Sunshine Doughnuts and Lola’s Choco Bar are my go-to’s for a sugar rush.

School's Cool in Burlington

Education? We’ve got it in spades. Burlington’s schools are as top-notch as they come, with programs that’ll have your kiddos or teens thriving. 

But hey, don’t just take my word for it—do a little homework, and you’ll see why our schools make the grade.

The Real Deal: Living the Burlington Dream

Thinking of making the move? Let’s talk turkey—er, money. Whether you’re buying or renting, using a realtor here is as free as the birds at Royal Botanical Gardens. 

And while we’re on the subject of green, you’ll want to budget for those closing costs, property taxes, and the big move. But don’t sweat it; I’ve got a full breakdown in another video that’s worth a watch.

Wrapping It Up with a Bow

So there you have it, folks. Burlington is not just a city; it’s a community waiting to welcome you with open arms. And to make sure you’re armed with all the info you need, don’t forget to snag your FREE Burlington Home Buyers Starter Kit.

It’s packed with insights, tips, and local secrets that’ll make finding your dream home in Burlington as breezy as a walk along Spencer Smith Park.



✅ Buying vs Renting.. What’s Different?
✅ First Steps To Stress-Free Home Buying
✅ Top Home-Buying Mistakes to Avoid
✅ Understand What to Look For In a Home
✅ Discover The Hidden Closing Cost & How Much?
✅ Complete Moving Checklist


✅ Understand Pros & Cons of Burlington
✅ Discover Best & Worst Neighbourhoods
✅ What & Where the Top Schools Are
✅ Cost of Living in Burlington
✅  Learn About Top 10 Parks in Burlington
✅  & More About the Surrounding Cities 


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Start simplifying your home buying journey with us today…

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Step 1: Burlington Starter Kit

Read the Burlington Home Buyers Handbook and Watch the Living in Burlington Vault to start to prepare for your move.

Real Estate Strategy Call

Step 2: One on One Call

Schedule a call with me to answer any questions and create a custom step-by-step plan to move to Burlington

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Step 3: Find Your Home

Get help searching both online and in person for homes that fit your family’s lifestyle 


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