Past News

News for 2021

September 14, 2021

Nanaimo getting 180 new, affordable rental homes

NANAIMO - Construction is underway on a new development that will provide 180 market rental homes designed to be affordable for middle-income households in Nanaimo.

September 13, 2021

B.C. secures housing for people at risk of homelessness in Abbotsford

ABBOTSFORD - The Province, through BC Housing, has secured affordable housing for the Many Ways Home Housing Society residents who were facing eviction in Abbotsford.

September 10, 2021

Agreement signed to expedite Little Mountain redevelopment

VANCOUVER - The Province (through BC Housing), the City of Vancouver and Holborn Properties have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) aimed at accelerating construction of social housing at the Little Mountain redevelopment in Vancouver.

September 7, 2021

People moving into new supportive housing complex in Vancouver

VANCOUVER - Nearly 100 people experiencing or at risk of homelessness in Vancouver are moving into new safe and secure homes, as the doors open on new supportive homes.

August 27, 2021

Forty affordable homes open in Kelowna

KELOWNA - Forty new affordable rental homes are now available for people with low to moderate incomes in Kelowna, with the opening of a new affordable housing development.

August 24, 2021

Residents move into new supportive homes in Surrey

SURREY - The doors of a new supportive housing building in Surrey are open, providing more than 60 safe and secure homes for people in the community experiencing, or at-risk of, homelessness.

August 20, 2021

New supportive homes coming to Mission

MISSION - The Province, through BC Housing, is teaming up with the City of Mission and Mission Community Services Society (MCSS) to develop approximately 50 new supportive homes for people experiencing homelessness in the community.

August 18, 2021

New affordable homes coming for Clearwater seniors

CLEARWATER - Seniors in Clearwater will soon have access to 20 affordable rental homes that will allow them to live independently and stay connected to their community, as construction begins on a new housing development.

August 17, 2021

Construction begins on affordable housing project in Langley

LANGLEY - Seniors with low to moderate incomes and people with disabilities in Langley will soon have access to more than 100 new affordable homes as construction begins on a redevelopment project in the community.

August 10, 2021

Indigenous housing development supports kʷikʷəƛ̓əm First Nation to address shortage

COQUITLAM - A partnership between the kʷikʷəƛ̓əm First Nation, the Province and the Government of Canada is paving the way for a new 14-unit housing project for members of the kʷikʷəƛ̓əm First Nation.