We worked with MP Joyce Murray to get young adults included as a “vulnerable group” in Canada's National Housing Strategy, ensuring our age group is eligible for billions in federal investment.
Hundreds of people wrote letters or showed up to speak in support of the bold new strategy. And our training session?! It was MASSIVE.
Without a breakdown in generational spending, it's too easy for politicians to resort to platitudes like “younger Canadians are our future”, while budgeting in ways that compromise our present and future.
Vancouver city council has approved new regulations for short-term rentals, addressing more than 6,000 illegal short-term rentals currently operating in the city.
At this year’s Union of B.C. Municipalities convention, delegates passed three resolutions to discourage speculation, flipping, commodity investment and other distortions to our housing markets.