Finding an apartment
It is recommended that several apartments/rooms be viewed before making a decision, as the price does not always correspond to the quality of an accommodation.
Be certain of your choice before signing a lease because, once signed, it becomes a legally binding contract.
Office of the Rentalsman
The Rentalsman is part of the provincial government and he/she is there to help landlords and tenants understand their rights and duties. The Office of the Rentalsman is an important part of your search as you will find relevant information and checklists to help you have a smooth transition to a new accomodation. Whether you are looking for a home, an apartment, a condo or a room to rent; the Rentalsman can help you in your search.
The local newspaper, The Telegraph Journal, has classified ads for apartments, roommates, and rooms, available for rent in the Saint John area. Newspapers can be purchased at most corner stores/pharmacies, campus bookstore, etc.
To view the rental listings online, go to CanadaEast.com. On the right hand side of the page, select 'For Rent'. Under category, select 'For Rent' Under 'Papers that you wish to search' select 'Telegraph Journal' (Local Saint John newspaper). Click 'Search'.
Apartment Rental Agencies
A listing of Apartment Rental Agencies can be found in the Saint John Telephone Book Yellow Pages. Please call the agencies to determine apartment location, vacancy, rental price, etc.
- Apartments Saint John
- Rent SJ
- Chinese UNB
- Killam Properties
- Rent SJ
Note: This is not an endorsement of the facilities (apartments, rooms, roommates, websites) and/or practices of any of the companies/entities listed above.
Moving and storage companies
If you need help moving or need to store some of your belongings, these companies can help:
- All Points Trucking and Services, 506-633-0007
- Always Moving & Storage, 506-634-8808
- Craft's Moving & Storage, 506-693-2647
- Hoyt's Moving & Storage, 506-633-1943
- Loyalist City Movers, 506-696-7056
- McIntyre's Moving & Storage, 506-849-3955 or 506-657-7335
- The Ultimate Mover, 506-672-6683
- Lawrence & Sons, 506-652-2005
- 1st Ship Moving, 506-633-0818
- B & B Moving & Storage, 506-652-2657