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Are Community Land Trusts the Key to Affordable Housing?
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Housing Federation of BC. [Their] mission is to acquire, create and preserve affordable housing for future generations with a focus on development and redevelopment of co-operative and non-profit housing.” Vancouver’s...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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scene: music! Stockholm has Skövlarsyntharen (available on Spotify & YouTube). Can we get some YIMBY G-funk from the LBC? ABUNDANT HOUSING VANCOUVER Abundant Housing Vancouver emerged as the prominent YIMBY...
The Future of Shared Housing
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member of the home. An example of one of these housing models is RareBirds Housing Co-Operative in Kamloops, BC. In a short documentary, members of the RareBird Co-Op shared their...
Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?
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...costs, but it also means that more lots are able to support housing. Reduced parking minimums help lot and project feasibility, meaning more space can be used for housing units...
Hidden Density: The Growing Case for ADUs
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...homes in their municipal boundaries. Even with all this additional housing stock, Vancouver is still facing a housing crisis- the same housing crisis that was discussed when making the original...
People First: Health and Housing
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...centered on health and housing. During an early morning brainstorm session with built environment professionals and academics, the group explored the opportunity and challenges that exist in developing new housing...
The Cost of Housing and Opportunity for Innovation
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to borrow ideas from places like Vienna and Singapore, but tailored to local settings. Other solutions include a revival and update of cooperative housing, housing tailored to specific groups such...
Japanese Architects Explore the Future of Housing
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Bringing together some of Japan’s top architects and leading domestic and international companies, HOUSE VISION 2016 is underway in Tokyo. Made up of 12 housing and public space prototypes, the...
School Districts: Unlikely Affordable Housing Developers?
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land and doing just that. Building on housing needs of their own employees, school districts in LA, Detroit and Oakland are partnering with affordable housing developers and scaling-up their projects...
The Smart Future of Senior Living
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...order to fulfil these wishes we need to design good quality, flexible and adaptable new housing that remains suitable throughout the occupant’s life. Housing should support the elderly in staying...