Why I’m leaving the city

When I landed my first role in downtown Toronto in September 2018, I immediately started looking for a place. It was challenging. September was a tough time to find a place in 2018 — so many people were looking for condos and the rental market was expensive and cutthroat. I think I put in applications for 27 places, most without even looking at them. But, it didn’t matter, because I was finally moving to Toronto, which had been a dream of mine since I was young.

The hustle and bustle of a city that rarely sleeps inspired me. I imagined meeting new people, finding my coffee place, wine…

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