BC Housing

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Canadian Apartment Magazine

B.C. launches Reframed Lab pilot for multi-unit housing retrofits

BC Housing, the City of Vancouver, the BC Non-Profit Housing Association and the Pembina Institute announced they are launching an initiative called the Reframed Lab to demonstrate retrofit projects on multi-unit residential buildings.
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REMI Network

Victoria hotel purchased for affordable homes

The B.C. government has purchased the Comfort Inn Hotel in Victoria for $18.5 million to provide more affordable homes for people in Victoria.
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REMI Network

Emergency response centre opening in Victoria

The B.C. government is opening a 45-bed emergency response centre with wraparound supports and services at Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

BC launches Temporary Rental Supplement program

The BC Government announced plans for a new Temporary Rental Supplement (TRS) of up to $500 a month for qualifying renters paid directly to landlords.
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Canadian Apartment Magazine

BC Housing enacts measures to protect vulnerable renters

As COVID-19 cases continue to soar, BC Housing has ordered a temporary moratorium on evictions of tenants in subsidized and affordable housing.