Waterloo Region is a growing community. One of the first things you'll need to do when you come to Waterloo Region is find a home. Finding housing can sometimes be difficult, but Waterloo Region has many housing options in a range of prices that are safe and close to facilities and services.

You can find information about Waterloo Region's housing market from the Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation. Whether you want to live in the city or just outside the city, in a house or an apartment, there are many options for you.

If you are a homeowner or a tenant in Ontario, you should get insurance to protect your home and its contents. See Settlement.org for more information.

Your settlement worker can provide you with information to help you make the best decisions about your housing in Waterloo Region.

For help finding housing in Waterloo Region, you can contact:

Additional housing resources include:


Kitchener-Waterloo Multicultural Centre

102 King Street W, Kitchener ON

YMCA Immigrant Services

800 King Street W, Kitchener ON
258 Hespeler Road, Cambridge ON

KW Phone: 519-579-9622

Cambridge Phone: 519-621-1621

Email YMCA Immigrant Services

Community Housing Access Centre

235 King Street, 6th Floor, Kitchener