Principles for Rental Housing in Vancouver

The Vancouver City Planning Commission recognizes that there is a severe shortage of market rental housing in the city. As a result, there  is an urgent need to increase the supply and decrease the cost of rental housing. With this in mind, we are exploring how to increase market rental housing in the Vancouver.  Our work will be guided by the following core assumptions: Continue reading “Principles for Rental Housing in Vancouver”

Free Lecture: Principles and Politics of Urban Sustainability

Growth in Metro Vancouver is at a crossroads. We welcome newcomers and are planning for a predicted increase in population. But citizens and developers are skeptical about the planning process and are debating the outcomes. What does it mean to implement smart growth? And what kind of leadership is needed to make it happen? Continue reading “Free Lecture: Principles and Politics of Urban Sustainability”