Non-market housing and the Vancouver Affordable Housing Endowment Fund (VAHEF)

VAHEF is the City’s non-market housing portfolio. It was set up in early 2021 with a mandate to preserve and grow affordable housing in a sustainable way.

Its portfolio has more than 230 City-owned sites in Vancouver with over 13,000 units of non-market housing created in partnership with senior government, non-profit housing societies, and housing co-operatives.

Current portfolio as of December 1, 2023

single-room occupancy (SRO) units in 10 buildings
land value
non-profit operated
leases expiring in 10 years

Development pipeline

2018 to present

homes completed on City sites
homes under construction
homes under development
turn-key homes completed or under construction
sites in pre-development