“Co-operative Housing” Best Match
Are Community Land Trusts the Key to Affordable Housing?
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of the Co-operative Housing Federation says, in the video below, “The things that make housing co-ops such wonderful, intimate communities are just the things that make it difficult for co-ops...
The Future of Shared Housing
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housing co-operatives when it comes to ownership and management, but with an additional focus on community amenities. Apartments and condominiums can be challenging to build a community in, and modern...
A Home for Tomorrow? The Rise of YIMBY
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to do our part to encourage a dialogue and conversation about shaping Vancouver’s future. This year’s idea theme is: Confronting Consensus. This topic comes at a particularly poignant time in...
Affordable Housing for Cars or for People?
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“the cost of garage parking to renter households is approximately $1,700 per year, or an additional 17% of a housing unit’s rent.” This cost disproportionally impacts low-income families, who most...
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...
The Cost of Housing and Opportunity for Innovation
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most expensive city-regions, like Vancouver and San Francisco, the cost of housing is leading to considerable population churn. San Francisco is seeing more wealthy people moving to the city, while...
School Districts: Unlikely Affordable Housing Developers?
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Affordable housing development is unlikely to be the first role of school districts that comes to mind. However, school boards across the US are making the most of their vacant...
Japanese Architects Explore the Future of Housing
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month-long exhibition, with the theme “Co-Dividual: Split and Connect / Separate and Come Together” encourages thinking about how new connections can be established between people, particularly across demographic and cultural...
What is Collaborative Consumption?
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living in co-housing lived more sustainably and experienced social benefits. However, the stigma around shared housing among mature adults continues to limit popularity. For cities where housing prices continue to...
A Century Later, Time to Revisit Zoning Laws?
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San Francisco, which is undergoing explosive growth that coincided with the rise of the tech industry. The demand for housing is increasing, but the supply of housing is not keeping...