Past News

News for 2020

January 24, 2020

More temporary winter shelter spaces opening in West Kelowna

WEST KELOWNA - Forty new safe, warm beds are now available for people experiencing homelessness in West Kelowna this winter through a partnership between BC Housing, the city and the West Kelowna Shelter Society.

January 24, 2020

New affordable homes for women & children in New Westminster

NEW WESTMINSTER - New affordable townhomes for single mothers and their children are now open in New Westminster, thanks to funding from the Province and support from the City of New Westminster.

January 24, 2020

Nearly 140 affordable homes open for seniors in Vancouver

VANCOUVER - Seniors in Vancouver now have access to 139 new affordable rental homes that will allow them to live independently and stay connected to their community with the opening of the Vivian Apartments redevelopment.

January 21, 2020

Province secures affordable rental housing

PRINCE GEORGE - The Province is partnering with the Aboriginal Housing Society of Prince George to purchase a six-unit apartment complex, preserving rental housing and providing affordable options for Indigenous peoples in the community.

January 20, 2020

3,500 new affordable homes underway or completed in Vancouver

VANCOUVER - A new affordable rental housing project for seniors and families on Southwest Marine Drive is part of the 3,500 new homes underway or completed in Vancouver, thanks to partnerships between the Province, the City of Vancouver and community partners.