Province buys beleagured Patricia Hotel, two other DTES properties, to house Strathcona Park campers, others

“Our government is committed to providing the housing with supports vulnerable people in our community need so no one is forced to live outside in unsafe conditions,” Melanie Mark, MLA for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant, said in the release. https://www.straight.com/news/province-buys-beleagured-patricia-hotel-two-other-dtes-properties-to-house-strathcona-park Continue reading Province buys beleagured Patricia Hotel, two other DTES properties, to house Strathcona Park campers, others

Local BCNPHA rental housing statistics

Check out a Community Profile Snapshot from the Canadian Rental Housing Index presented by the BC Non-Profit Housing Association (BCNPHA). It provides customizable infographics of rental housing information pertaining to households, affordability, overspending and overcrowding in your municipality, region or province/territory. Note that in this, the Courtenay-Alberni riding, 49% of rental households spend more than … Continue reading Local BCNPHA rental housing statistics