The agency pitching a place for people in Sudbury to get something to eat and warm up in the colder months of the pandemic says it will still pursue elements of the project if city council turns the proposal down.
Owners of empty homes in Vancouver will get higher tax bills starting in the 2021 tax year, following a Wednesday council vote that the city’s voters can expect to hear more about between now and the 2022 municipal election.
Construction cranes tower above condos under construction near southeast False Creek in Vancouver on February 9, 2020. A study from Canada Mortgage Housing Corp. says over 11,000 condos were added to the housing supply pool in Metro Vancouver last year, spurred in part by taxes on empty homes.
A proposal for 25 St. Dennis Dr., calls for a new 37-storey residential building and another one that is 12-storeys, as well as 32 townhouses. Already on the property is a 17-storey apartment building that is home to low income residents.
A Northwest Territories judge is now considering a decision that may have implications for the way temporary housing programs are run. The appeal was initiated by the NWT YWCA after a rental officer found it must obey the same rules as any landlord in administering its housing programs.
Prices of downtown Toronto condos have plunged nine per cent since this year’s first-quarter peak.
Ronald Chu and wife Phoebe Lam, with 6-year-old twins Theo and Chloe, and family dog Bear, enjoy outings inToronto but their search for a detached home with a backyard and home office took them to King East Estates on the Richmond Hill/King Township border.