Posts Tagged: housing

Tofino mayor explains housing editorial

A group of mayors, including Tofino's, recently put their heads and pens together to urge the provincial government to tackle the housing crisis their communities are suffering from. Tofino...

VIDEO: Protesters rally for affordable housing ahead of BC budget

Chants for affordable housing filled Downtown Vancouver Sunday afternoon as hundreds of people rallied for affordable housing in Jack Poole Plaza. The protesters were the just two days ahead...

NDP target housing, child care in return to BC legislature

Premier John Horgan's New Democrats are returning to British Columbia's legislature ready to highlight plans for housing and child-care reforms promised during last year's election campaign. Horgan said his...

Housing, healthcare and more: bc211 connects residents to resources

On Feb. 11, British Columbians celebrate 211 Day, and province-wide access to help where and when they need it. Created in partnership with United Way, bc211.ca is the BC-wide...

BC VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Black Press legislative columnist Tom Fletcher sat down with Premier John Horgan to talk about his plans for 2018. Video of the interview is below, with a transcript of...

BC co-ops relieved with Ottawa's housing strategy

The organization that represents co-op housing in B.C. is one of many groups praising the federal government's new housing strategy, saying the … Google Alert – tofino

John Horgan protests delay in housing reform

NDP leader John Horgan says the rental housing shortage in B.C. can't wait for the political showdown playing out in slow motion at the B.C. … Google Alert – tofino

Housing shortage making it tough for Tofino to hire staffer needed to address housing shortage

In a frustrating twist, the lack of available housing has made it difficult for Tofino and Ucluelet to hire the building inspector they need to address it. Google Alert...

Mid Island – Pacific Rim MLA candidates talk affordable housing in Tofino

The West Coast's MLA hopefuls threw some affordable housing solutions around while pitching their political parties' platforms to Tofino's voters last … Google Alert – tofino

Housing market observers question whether Vancouver foreign buyer tax will work

TORONTO — A tax intended to calm soaring real estate prices in Vancouver may be difficult to enforce because the foreign homebuyers it's aimed at … Google Alert – tofino