Port Dover, Caledonia and St. Catharines, among the lower-cost locations sought by priced-out locals.
Matt Hope, his wife, Nicole, and three kids moved to St. Catharines in the middle of June 2015.
Title: Priced out of Hamilton - Where 3 house-hunters ended up.
Section: Hamilton News
Date: January 2, 2017
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WHAT THE ARTICLE HIGHLIGHTS ABOUT ST. CATHARINES ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
Why they left: The Hope family discovered it was too expensive to live in Hamilton while they were trying to pay off some bills. "After deciding to sell and see if we could upgrade we couldn't find anything affordable in Hamilton," Hope says. "We looked out here and the prices were well within our range and the houses were bigger and properties the same."