Tiny home research gets $15K funding boost from Cambridge

Cambridge will partner with the University of Waterloo’s school of architecture to build a tiny home prototype and learn more about how to make the space work for individuals and the community. University researchers are already in phase one of a two-phase project looking at tiny homes, which are often used as a way to […]

Government of Canada making housing more affordable in Northwest Territories

YELLOWKNIFE, NT, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ – Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. That’s why the Governments of Canada and Northwest Territories will provide rent support to low-income residents of the Northwest Territories in need through the Canada–Northwest Territories Housing Benefit. The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Families, Children and Social […]

Canada Supports Rapid Housing Projects in Regina

REGINA, SK, July 28, 2021 /CNW/ – Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable place to call home. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the need for affordable housing and led to rising levels of homelessness. The Government of Canada created a national strategy to build hundreds of thousands of units and provide affordable housing […]

$7.8M from feds important for realization of homelessness plan: Regina mayor

Regina’s mayor says $7.8 million in federal funding for rapid housing announced Wednesday is an important step towards realizing the city’s plan to end homelessness. “The fact of the matter is that they just injected eight times what we did just this year in a plan to end homelessness that is now five years old,” […]