Montreal boasts many beautiful apartments at very reasonable rates.

The Milton-Parc neighbourhood is very popular with students.

The population of the Plateau is diverse, including students and working families.

The 'Lower Plateau' offers lower rent and a relatively short walk or transit to campus.

A stretch of avenue Jeanne Mance, located in Montreal's 'Lower Plateau.'

La Cité Apartments, located on ave Parc near New Residence Hall.

Off-campus housing

***The apartment listing service is under review and is currently unavailable. Please check back in the near future for more information. We ask that you not call regarding the apartment listings as we are currently in transition. Thank you.***


Welcome to McGill Off Campus Housing! If you are a student currently looking for an apartment near McGill, or for tips and information about renting in Montreal, then you have come to the right place! 

McGill Off Campus Housing's mission is to provide McGill students with useful information about renting in Montreal, to advise students facing difficulties in their housing search, with their landlords or with roommates, and provide up-to-date on-line listings of available housing near both the downtown and Macdonald campuses.

Can't find what you are looking for here? The Off Campus Housing Office is open year-round and offers friendly advice to help students in their housing search.

LIKEHOME.INFO - The Student Guide to Successful Renting

For information regarding Montreal housing costs, neighborhoods, and more, be sure to check out

The purpose of this Website is to equip students with the pertinent information they need regarding renting in this city. 

Whether you want to learn about your rights and responsibilities as a tenant or how to understand the different types of rental agreements, this Site will guide you in the right direction.

We recommend that all students who are either currently renting off-campus or planning on it to visit to ensure they are making informed, responsible decisions.