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Explore the latest news & resources about the Squeeze, and what we’re doing to squeeze back.
Hundreds of people wrote letters or showed up to speak in support of the bold new strategy. And our training session?! It was MASSIVE.
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7 meetings. 7 MPs. 3 days. 2 priorities. Take a look at how Gen Squeeze rocks Parliament Hill.
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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.
In 2017, B.C. had the worst performing economy in the country for Canadians in their 20s to 40s. We created this 8-part infographic to explain what's going on.
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.
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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.
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In early 2017 we called on the Ontario government to close the 1991 rent loophole. Limitless rent increases are now illegal, but the work didn't stop there. Here's a meeting recap.
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At completion, The River District will bring up to 7,000 new units of housing online — the equivalent of Vancouver’s projected housing growth for one year. We just had to check it out and ask some questions.
Much more work required for child care, housing, and generational equity. So what work remains between now and the first ‘real’ budget? A lot.
We’ve taken our terms to the market and have added to our extensive Perks program what we believe is one of the most affordable and flexible health coverage plans around.
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