Vancouver Affordable Housing

Hotel Resurrected As Supportive Housing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A former Vancouver hotel has been officially reopened as an interim supportive housing for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Accor...

LOOK: Jail Turns Into Affordable Housing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Sara Harowitz | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's latest stab at innovative and affordable housing (after laneway homes and shipping container homes) comes in a more unexpected form: a jai...

Vancouver Has World's 2nd Least Affordable Housing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 09.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For the sixth year in a row, Vancouver's housing market has placed as one of the two least affordable in the world, according to an international surv...

PHOTOS: Here's A Canadian First

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 08.02.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Twelve metal boxes in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside have been transformed into Canada’s first recycled shipping container social housing development...

Housing Crisis Needs Action Now: Mayors

CP | Dene Moore, The Canadian Press | Posted 07.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VANCOUVER - The mayors of Canada's largest cities say there is a growing housing crisis across the country, with many people unable to buy homes becau...

Inside B.C. Laneway Homes (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post B.C. | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver is tackling its affordable housing conundrum by considering major changes to the increasingly well-designed laneway homes that are built fac...

The Losing Battle Of Vancouver Affordable Housing

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.08.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's housing affordability keeps on dropping, and it seems that nothing politicians have done can stem the tide. Vancouver's average monthly...

For Sale: $10 Million B.C. Homes

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.25.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Buying a home in British Columbia is expensive. But what do you get when price may not be an issue? A search of $1-million British Columbia homes o...

The Vision For Vancouver 2050

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 11.06.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Affordable housing and a strong transit system are key for Vancouver leading into 2050, Mayor Gregor Robertson told a crowd of real estate professiona...

Time To Put Vancouver's Streets On A Diet

CBC | Posted 11.27.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Vancouver's Affordable Housing Task Force is calling for "thinner streets,” row housing and greater density in its final report, which is to go to c...