Best Practices in Affordable Housing

Best Practices in Affordable Housing

Housing Co‑operatives

Source: Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada. Housing co‑operatives provide not-for-profit housing for their members. The members do not own equity in their housing. If they move, their home is returned to the co‑op, to be offered to another individual or family who needs an affordable home. Some co‑op households pay a reduced monthly rent (housing charge) geared to their income. […]

Best Practices in Affordable Housing

Best Practices in Seniors’ Housing

The Village Concept Village living enables older adults to remain longer in their homes. The baby boomer generation seeks retirement options to enhance their lifestyle choices. For many, it is highly desirable to retire in the home where they have resided for decades. Equally important, many wish to remain part of an intergenerational environment while living active, independent, and social […]