• CRD Board Approves Grants for Affordable Rental Housing Construction

    Jul 12, 2017
    The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved recommendations to award two Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grants totalling $1,008,000 to assist Island Women Against Violence (IWAV) and the Cool Aid Society in the construction of new affordable rental housing.
    Full story
  • Capital Region Housing Corporation Releases 2016 Annual Report

    Mar 30, 2017
    Media Release: The Capital Region Housing Corporation (CRHC) Annual Report was released at the CRHC Annual General Meeting, March 28, 2017.
    Full story
  • New rental housing helps single mothers and vulnerable women in Saanich

    Mar 17, 2017
    Full story
  • Funding opportunities for affordable rental housing in capital region

    Oct 28, 2016
    Full story
  • CRD Board Approves Regional Housing First Implementation Plan

    Sep 14, 2016
    Media Release: The CRD Board today approved the Regional Housing First Program (RHFP) Implementation Plan that will create at least 268 supported and affordable housing units at provincial shelter rates and at least 175 housing units affordable to low and moderate income households in the region.
    Full story
  • Vergo Affordable Housing Achieves LEED Canada Certification

    Aug 24, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Region Housing Corporation (CRHC) announced today they have achieved Platinum Level LEED Canada certification for their Vergo townhouses located at 3808 Carey Road in Saanich.
    Full story
  • Homelessness Partnering Strategy Funding Increases for Greater Victoria

    Jul 13, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is amending their agreement with the Government of Canada to include additional funding for the region through the federal Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS).
    Full story
  • Affordable housing for people in need underway in Saanich

    Jun 30, 2016
    Full story
  • Grants Approved for Development of Affordable Rental Housing

    Jun 09, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board has approved the recommendation to award three Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grants totalling $1,029,300.
    Full story
  • Greater Victoria Point in Time Count Results Announced

    Apr 29, 2016
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD), in partnership with Community Social Planning Council (CSPC), the Greater Victoria Coalition to End Homelessness and the Aboriginal Coalition to End Homelessness, announced today the key findings of the 2016 Greater Victoria Point in Time Count.
    Full story
  • Donation of Property Adds New Lands to Mayne Island Parks

    Dec 01, 2015
    Media Release: Eight acres of land have been added to the Mayne Island Parks holdings through the generous donation of Mayne Island residents Fred and Bette Cotton, the Mayne Island Parks and Recreation Commission (MIPRC) announced today.
    Full story
  • More affordable housing under construction in Victoria

    Dec 01, 2015
    Full story
  • More affordable housing coming to Victoria

    Nov 04, 2015
    Full story
  • New affordable housing for women and children in Saanich

    Oct 22, 2015
    Full story
  • Grant Approved for Affordable Housing for Seniors

    Oct 15, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board recently approved the recommendation to award a Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grant totalling $675,000 to assist the Victoria Cool-Aid Society and the BC Housing Management Commission (BCHMC) in the development of 45 housing units.
    Full story
  • More Capital Region Housing Corporation Properties Transitioning to Smoke-free

    May 27, 2015
    Full story
  • CRD Board Approves Housing Funding for Vulnerable Citizens

    May 13, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the recommendation to award a Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grant totalling $425,000 to assist Latitude Living Ltd. in the construction of 34 new affordable rental housing units.
    Full story
  • Grants Approved for Construction of Affordable Rental Housing

    Feb 11, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) Board today approved the recommendation to award three Regional Housing Trust Fund (RHTF) grants totalling $2,385,000 to assist the Greater Victoria Rental Development Society, the Society of St. Vincent de Paul and the Pacifica Housing Society in the construction of new affordable rental housing.
    Full story
  • Capital Regional District to Secure Affordable Housing Properties

    Jan 27, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is pleased to announce that it has reached an agreement with the Province to purchase 22 properties currently leased to the CRD’s Housing Corporation. The properties have 538 affordable housing units that the Capital Regional Housing Corporation (CRHC) constructed on the leased land over the last 30 years.
    Full story
  • CRD Seeks Comment on Draft Strategy for a Sustainable Future

    Jan 15, 2015
    Media Release: The Capital Regional District (CRD) is seeking public input on a Draft Regional Sustainability Strategy (RSS), a vision for the region that will guide decisions affecting our communities to 2038.
    Full story