Happy birthday Canada!

REALTORS® in Nova Scotia are celebrating Canada’s birthday by sharing 150 reasons why they love living in Nova Scotia. If you already call Nova Scotia home, think about why you love living here. If you are thinking about moving here, read this article and visit www.trustedguide.ca for help in selecting your Nova Scotia REALTOR®.

Here are just a few of the 150 reasons, REALTORS® love living in Nova Scotia:

Reason #1: Our people. Nova Scotian's are loyal, authentic and love life; we've also been called some of the friendliest people in the world!
Reason #2: We are charitable. Nova Scotians support charities in their communities. In 2016, the 1470 REALTORS in Nova Scotia raised over $7,500 plus 1,000 kg of food for FEED NS and they give of their time to many groups in their communities.
Reason #3: Water everywhere!!
Reason #4: Amazing seafood available year round. Lobster, sea scallops, many types of fish and more are available all year long in Nova Scotia fresh from our waters.
Reason #5: Homegrown music for every taste. Musicians here are influenced by Celtic, African, Acadian and  Mi'kmaq heritage. Try and keep your feet still!
Reason #6: We are on the ocean. No point in Nova Scotia is more than 60 km from the sea.
Reason #7: Our sports culture. Nova Scotians' love their sports and support their children in playing many different types of sport such as swimming, hockey, baseball and  soccer. Nova Scotia is the birthplace of hockey afterall!
Reason #8: Our children. It takes a village….Our children grow up with access to outdoor spaces and it is where the "village" does play an immportant role.
Reason #9: Our sunsets. As the sun sets in Nova Scotia, campfires and s'mores begin!
Reason #10: Our cultures. Nova Scotia was built on the influence of the Mi'kmaq, early European settlers, Loyalists and Acadians. We take pride in our heritage.
Reason #11: Our farming communities. Various parts of Nova Scotia have fertile soils for farming everything from livestiock to veggies allowing us to eat local and enjoy fresh homegrown goodness.
Reason #12: Award winning wineries. "Check out our iconic “Good Cheer Trail” that features over 50 passionate artisans from Yarmouth to Cape Breton to help you perfectly pair our local cuisine with our wines, beer, ciders, and spirits. Trail participants offer an exciting mix of tours, tastings, and special events. To find a full list of participants for 2017 go to goodcheertrail.com
Reason #13: Our queit moments. With just the right mix of urban, suburban and rural land, its easy to get away from it all.
Reason #14: Me time. Lots to keep an active mind busy!
Reason #15: No hustle and bustle. Unless you want that…
Reason #16: City life. Halifax is Canada’s largest city east of Quebec.
Reason #17: Sense of community. Nova Scotians take pride in our communities. From working together to paint a murale to planting community gardens, we're in!
Reason #18: Work ethic. Technology to farming and everything in between, you will find a smart and hearty people.
Reason #19: Festivals and events. Nova Scotia has over 550 festivals & events to keep you occupied! http://www.novascotia.com/events
Reason #20: Historic sites. There are 26 national histoirc sites in Nova Scotia. Make time to explore. http://www.novascotia.com/see-do/attractions/national-historic-sites
Reason #21: Parks. Nova Scotia is home to 2 national parks and many provincial parks to enjoy the natural beauty of Nova Scotia.
Reason #22: Annapolis Royal Histroic Garden. The world class Historic Gardens is a 17 acre horticultural paradise located in historic Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia, the first permanent European settlement in North America (1605).
Reason #23: Quality of life matched with everything we need

Reason #31:  Our scenic beauty! National Geographic Traveller named Cape Breton as one of the world’s ‘20 must-see places’.
Reason #67: Our neighbours. Halifax has been voted one of the Least Snobby Cities in the World by Cheapflights
Reason #121: Our sports. Golf Digest names Cabot Cliffs  and  Cabot Links, are ranked amongst the Top 100 courses in the world!