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Housing Vancouver strategy: Background and documents

Housing Vancouver focuses on providing a great variety of housing across the city—the right homes Vancouver residents need, and can afford.

From our most vulnerable residents and seniors to young people and growing families, everyone who wants to live in Vancouver should have access to housing that is adequate and affordable.

Over the last three years, Vancouver has been creating new housing supply at a record rate. However, there is a significant need for new housing to meet the needs and incomes of Vancouver residents.

As Vancouver grows, new housing should respond to our incomes, families, and lifestyles.

Housing Vancouver strategy

Our detailed plan to address the housing crisis.

Housing Vancouver strategy Action Plan

120 actions to help our residents with their housing.

Affordable Housing Delivery and Financial Strategy (738.04 KB)

Our plan to deliver affordable housing across the spectrum of income needs.

Documents

Our work before the housing strategy

Before the start of this initiative in 2011, we had already made significant advances in the efforts to end homelessness and provide affordable housing for all.

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