Community Housing Canada is contributing to increasing the sustainability and resiliency of Canada’s community housing sector. We are part of an independent, Canada-wide collaboration of academics and community partners: The Collaborative Housing Research Network (CHRN).

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Simpcw First Nation is hiring a housing manager!

Simpcw is a progressive organization with its main office located in Chu Chua near Barriere, BC and less than a one-hour drive from Kamloops, BC.  Simpcw offers competitive remuneration packages to their full-time employees and has a friendly, positive work environment with great career advancement opportunities. The housing manager is responsible for ensuring that housingContinue reading “Simpcw First Nation is hiring a housing manager!”

Job Openings at Athabasca University

Co-Investigator Dr Katie McDonald is seeking two research assistants to begin in July 2022! Guiding Professional Development in Canadian Affordable Housing Job 1:An environmental scan will be conducted to document and assess the professional development opportunities that already exist in Canada for housing professionals, which are often offered at local levels. The process will includeContinue reading “Job Openings at Athabasca University”

Are Secondary Suites Positive Additions to Municipalities? 10 Reasons Why…and Why Not

Secondary suites are sweeping the nation, offering an attractive option to add soft density to many Canadian cities. First, let’s take a look at the benefits of secondary suites. The Benefits Affordable HousingSecondary suites can help to diversify the existing housing stock and provide an array of affordable rental units relative to other market rentals,Continue reading “Are Secondary Suites Positive Additions to Municipalities? 10 Reasons Why…and Why Not”