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Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency (VAHA) RFP for development city-owned sites

August 8, 2017

VAHA has a primary mandate to create and expedite the delivery of affordable housing in the City of Vancouver through…

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UDI Letter re: Austin Heights Neighbourhood Density and Height Review

August 2, 2017

After a six-year moratorium on high-rise projects in the Austin Heights Neighbourhood Centre, Council is considering establishing a new policy…

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UDI Ideas for Provincial Involvement in Rental Housing

August 2, 2017

Below is a list of approaches the Province can use to support rental housing development in British Columbia – including…

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Housing Vancouver Report (also referred to as ‘The Mayor’s Housing Reset’)

July 27, 2017

The Housing Vancouver report recommends aggressive housing supply targets. Draft targets call for 72,000 new housing units to be built by 2026. This plan prioritizes the…

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UDI letter to City of Vancouver re: DCL increases

July 20, 2017

The City of Vancouver is planning to increase Development Cost Levies (DCLs) on all projects. At issue is the perception that…

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UDI Letter re: Richmond Affordable Housing Strategy

July 4, 2017

UDI Letter to Richmond re Affordable Housing Strategy June 2017

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Richmond Affordable Housing Strategy – Focus Group June 6

June 1, 2017

The City of Richmond is hosting a focus group on June 6 from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm  for the development…

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Developers Market Intel Report – March, 2017 Edition by Exceeds Inc.

March 23, 2017

Free report of market statistics throughout the Lower Mainland, click here

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Housing Data & Statistics: Cheat Sheet

March 14, 2017

BC Assessment, Property Information & Trends Province-wide property assessment information, as well as regional assessment information. See also for Quarterly…

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Row housing could address problems in Vancouver’s housing market – UDI for Westcoast Homes & Design Magazine

February 21, 2017

urban development By ANNE McMULLIN        Row housing could address problems in Vancouver’s housing market Taking a stroll…

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Media Release: State of the Market Q4 2016

February 20, 2017

Multi-Family Housing shortage still a major issue AFFORDABILITY IS NOT EXPECTED TO IMPROVE Feb. 20, 2017   VANCOUVER, BC —Only…

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State of the Market Q4-2016

February 20, 2017

The Q4 2016 State of the Market Report, prepared by Urban Analytics, provides up-to-date statistics and trends on the new…

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Featured Events

UDI Luncheon - The City of Vancouver "Housing Reset"

September 26 @ 11:30 am

The City of Vancouver "Housing Reset" Join Gil Kelley, Kaye Krishna, and Kathleen Llewellyn-Thomas of the City of Vancouver at our first luncheon of the...

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