Category Archives: Affordable Housing

Affordable housing, with a focus on secondary suites.

May 18, 2022 board minutes

The minutes of the May 18, 2022 meeting of the CCA board of directors may be found here.

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April 14, 2022 board minutes

The minutes of the April 14, 2022 meeting of the CCA board of directors may be found here. Some highlights include discussion of: the 55+ BC Games starting September 13, 2022 and hosted by Victoria. citizens’ assembly to consider the … Continue reading

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UBCM reviews Housing Completions & Population Growth 2016-2021

The Union of British Columbia Municipalities (UBCM) has issued a report that looks at the pace and volume of housing construction within BC with respect to population growth in BC. The drastic and steady incease in house prices across BC … Continue reading

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Saanich considering 6 storey apartment heights

The local Times-Colonist has an article that speaks to Saanich council considering to allow 6 storey apartment heights in all apartment zoned properties. The need for more housing is well understood by all. How does this impact the area of … Continue reading

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Saanich Housing Strategy Survey

A word about the housing strategy recommendations developed for Saanich by the Housing Strategy Task Force, and a chance to win some gift cards! What are your thoughts on the Housing Strategy Task Force recommendations? Complete the survey today! The … Continue reading

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Housing Strategy Task Force: Final Report

The Saanich Housing Task Force has completed their report on HousingStrategy and direction for Saanich to expand housing options, increasehousing supply, and improve housing affordability. Recommendations in the report will outline strategies and associated actions for implementation over a 10-year … Continue reading

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2859 Richmond Road virtual open house: March 10, 7 pm – 8 pm

The houses surrounding this proposed development will be receiving or have already received news of this event. For those outside the normal canvassing area but interested, here’s the info: When Wed, March 10, 2021 7:00pm – 8:00pm PST Where Zoom … Continue reading

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1899 TOWNLEY STREET

The rezoning, development variance permit and subdivision application for the property 1899 Townley Street will be addressed by Council on Monday, Sept. 28. Please see the meeting agenda here. Please review the report by the Planning Department here. The report … Continue reading

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Camosun College Master Plan 2019

Camosun College has published on their website a master plan for the next two decades. It makes for an interesting read. With housing in our community being a challenge for many, including students from outside lower Vancouver Island, it’s no … Continue reading

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GVHS Open House re: proposed Townley Lodge Redevelopment

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