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Finding a home in Fort McMurray shouldn’t be too difficult, however, rents are considered to be the highest in Canada and are continuing to rise, because of the continued flow of immigrants and workers coming to the region to work in the oilsands sector.

Average rent for a two-bedroom apartment in Fort McMurray is $2,229 per month; average home sale price is $769,153 for a single family unit.

To find rental apartments, you can check your local newspaper classifieds or online sites like Craigslist.

To purchase a home, contact a realtor in the area, who will guide you through the home-buying process.