B.C. government, advocates spar over success of moving homeless people into temporary housing

The British Columbia government and advocates for homeless people are at odds over whether moving hundreds of people into temporary housing amid the COVID-19

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Shutdown of tent cities a chance to change housing policy, advocates say

T.J. Lovell had just 30 minutes to pack up his belongings from the tent city in Oppenheimer Park if he wanted access to a

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COVID-19: Local Housing Market Check-In

Alyse chats with Senior Mortgage Advisor, Clinton Wilkins, about the current state of the local housing market during the COVID-19 pandemic. Source link [Prosperity]

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Front-line health staff seek housing to isolate and keep their families safe

As hospitals in British Columbia treat patients with  COVID-19, front-line staff are worried about carrying the virus into their own homes and are reaching out to

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Coronavirus: What will happen to Canada’s housing market amid the pandemic? – National

As the novel coronavirus pandemic forces parts of the economy to shut down, the snow is melting in areas of Canada in what’s normally

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Everyday Joe: Montreal housing and dog owners

This week on Everyday Joe, funny man Joey Elias takes a look at Montreal’s dog owners and affordable housing. Source link [Prosperity] Top Canadian

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Budget 2020: Edmonton mayor, councillors frustrated by lack of supportive housing in provincial budget

The provincial budget released Thursday is far from the surprise salvo of cuts to municipalities the government announced in the fall budget, but Edmonton

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Most of Canada’s housing market likely to be fertile ground for bidding wars in 2020

Canadians hoping to buy a house in 2020 better brace themselves for limited choice and plenty of competition, the latest housing market data suggests.

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Calgary to sell 5 city-owned parcels at discount for affordable housing

The City of Calgary plans to sell five city-owned sites at a discount to non-profit affordable housing providers.  The move is the second time

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Kingston may provide massive tax incentives to kick-start Davis Tannery housing project – Kingston

The City of Kingston may be willing to waive several of its own development charges and other policies in order to kick-start a massive

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