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Op-ed: Canada’s Housing Crisis

Op-ed originally published in BC Landlord’s THE KEY Summer 2023. Canada doesn’t have enough housing. That’s a fact that people from all walks of life, from across the political spectrum, and from all corners of Canada, can agree on. It becomes disappointingly evident to the prospective first-time home buyer who finds the growing gap between … Continued

Op-ed: As Canadian housing crisis rages on, is ‘financialization’ really to blame?

Addressing Canada’s housing crisis requires all-hands-on-deck. Step 1: stop chasing away the capital we’ll need to build 5.8 million new homes.  Read my op-ed published in Toronto Star and learn more. So, what if I told you there was a group of housing providers that manage 120,000 tenure-stable, purpose-built rental homes where more than half … Continued

BNN Bloomberg Interview with Mark Kenney – The Housing Crisis in Canada

From rents to immigration, CAPREIT President & Chief Executive Officer, Mark Kenney, discusses the critical issues surrounding affordability and the lack of housing crisis in Canada. More from Mark Kenney:   Op-ed: BC Landord – Canada’s Housing Crisis   Op-ed: As Canadian housing crisis rages on, is ‘financialization’ really to blame?   BNN … Continued

CAPREIT Applauds Premier Eby’s Rental Protection Fund

A cost-effective tool for affordable long-term rental housing for vulnerable communities Ottawa, Canada, January 19, 2023 (Globe Newswire) – Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (CAPREIT) (TSX: CAR.UN) enthusiastically welcomes British Columbia Premier David Eby’s announcement of a $500 million Rental Protection Fund. The fund will provide non-profit housing organizations with one-time capital grants … Continued

Canadian rental housing providers for affordable housing

Five Major Residential Rental REITs launch A window into how Canada’s five largest publicly traded residential rental REITs operate and their ideas to address the housing supply and affordability crisis in Canada Ottawa, Canada, November 14, 2022 (Globe Newswire) – Canada’s five (5) largest residential rental real estate investments trusts (REITs) announce the launch … Continued