Housing

CMHC expects uneven and uncertain recovery in country’s housing market

A potential second wave of the virus, higher unemployment and the pace of an economic recovery could affect housing

 

Province pays $4.08 million for hotel to house fire victims

Purchase will provide 41 units of affordable rental housing for those displaced by the fire.

 

CMHC sees declines in home prices, sales, starts that will linger to end of 2022

CMHC said average housing prices could fall anywhere from nine to 18 per cent in its forecast

 

Housing needs to be actually affordable

I have lived in Parksville many years, seeing many changes, the recent…

  • Mar 9, 2020

Opinion: Decision proof of ability for community to grow

Berwick project a positive for the city and community as a whole

  • Mar 9, 2020

‘Handmade for Hope’ program receives approval from Parksville council

Initially denied; some wording on the proposal was changed

Berwick retirement community construction to go ahead in Parksville

Project completion set for spring or summer of 2022

Residents weigh in on affordable housing development in Qualicum Beach

Some want more information on the site plan; worried about loss of community garden

Nowhere to grieve: How homeless people deal with loss during the opioid crisis

Abbotsford homeless advocate says grief has distinct challenges for those living on the streets

Rate hike could ‘compound’ slowdown of B.C real housing market: realtor

Rate increase will likely mean buyers take a more cautious approach