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Brian Iler Wins AMS/John Hodgson Award of Excellence in Charity and Not‑For‑Profit Law

June 3, 2016 at 11:31 AM

Congratulations to our Solicitor, Brian Iler on his AMS/John Hodgson Award of Excellence in Charity and Not-For-Profit Law!

Difficult Vancouver market puts housing affordability program to the test

May 26, 2016 at 1:55 PM

With prices quickly rising out of reach, a few innovative programs are giving some home buyers a longer grasp.

Non-profits lend home buyers a hand breaking into tough market

May 6, 2016 at 5:53 PM

Toronto's Options for Homes was born in 1992, after government grants dried up for affordable and co-op housing. Options founder, Mike Labbé, who had been working in the co-op housing sector, went on a working trip to South Africa where he was introduced to the idea of the second mortgage.

Cameroon: Urban Housing - Where Things Went Wrong

May 5, 2016 at 5:58 PM

The fast growing urban population in Cameroon is in dire need of housing as demand largely supersedes supply.

Options for Homes affordable housing condo project breaks ground on Danforth Road in Scarborough

March 30, 2016 at 3:34 PM

Home ownership on a modest income keeps getting harder to achieve in Toronto, but a new Scarborough condo will give 250 people or families that chance.

Is One of These the Answer to Vancouver's Affordable Housing Woes?

March 28, 2016 at 1:24 PM

City staff give The Tyee an exclusive look at models they're examining.

Toronto hoping for social housing cash in federal budget

March 21, 2016 at 3:11 PM

A rare cheer was heard at city hall on Monday for housing that has not even been built yet.

Why I'm cautiously optimistic about the affordable housing issue

March 16, 2016 at 1:49 PM

Even if you lean far to the right of centre, there are reasons that affordable housing is good for everyone. Aside from the hard-to-quantify lack of vibrancy and pervading us-and-them atmosphere that surrounds one-income-bracket neighbourhoods, housing that is priced out of reach is economically unsound.

Vancouver Development Consultant is New Head of Toronto-Based Options for Homes, Affordable Home Developer

March 8, 2016 at 2:29 PM

TORONTO, ON --(Marketwired - March 08, 2016) - Heather Tremain, Harvard Fellow and development consultant, has been appointed the new Chief Executive Officer for Options for Homes, Canada's largest non-profit delivery agent of affordable home ownership.

A lifting of all the boats

January 28, 2016 at 10:38 AM

Social entrepreneurship is turning a corner.