Affordable housing is a primary need for our vibrant capital city. The City Council approved this Plan is a five year plan designed to help increase the supply of safe, adequate, and affordable housing for citizens.
Secondary Suites are an integral part of the strategy and offer an affordable rental option while providing a revenue stream for homebuyers/owners.
GOAL OF THE PROGRAM The Grant Program for building a Secondary Suite in a New Home will help increase the number of new long term affordable rental units. These units conform to City zoning and Provincial building code requirements.
AVAILABLE FUNDING Citizens can apply for a one time grant up to a maximum of $20,000 per Secondary Suite. The entire amout of this grant can be applied to the purchasers’ down-payment.
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