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Wednesday, March 21, 2012 9:00 AM
As a result of federal and provincial investments, a new program, the Affordable Rental Housing initiative (ARHi), will soon be available in the Columbia Basin region for households in need. Columbia Basin Trust (CBT) has also partnered with the Province in this initiative to deliver essential affordable rental housing.
Tuesday, March 20, 2012 1:30 PM
The Province has levied the first-ever administrative penalty under the Residential Tenancy Act against a Surrey landlord who failed to maintain his rental property despite a number of orders from the Residential Tenancy Branch.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012 1:45 PM
The Province today introduced Bill 30, the Energy and Mines Statutes Amendment Act, 2012, to streamline and clarify regulations in four existing acts - the Oil and Gas Activities Act, the Utilities Commission Act, the Clean Energy Act and the Strata Property Act.
Thursday, December 22, 2011 1:00 PM
Implementing Canada's most ambitious housing strategy and building strong partnerships at the community level has enabled the Province to help more than 95,000 people keep the cost of housing more affordable in British Columbia in 2011.
Wednesday, December 14, 2011 3:00 PM
New regulations under the Strata Property Act that improve accountability in strata corporations have been introduced that will support the more than one million strata property owners and residents in the province.
Wednesday, November 9, 2011 2:30 PM
Camas Gardens is helping to change the lives of people in Victoria who are homeless or at risk of homelessness by providing 44 new apartments of supportive housing.
Saturday, October 8, 2011 9:30 AM
The sixth annual Homelessness Action Week takes place from October 10-16 this year - a week to raise awareness, take action and acknowledge the collective effort being made in our communities to reach a day when homelessness will no longer exist.
Thursday, August 11, 2011 11:15 AM
Energy and Mines Minister Rich Coleman and BC Hydro CEO Dave Cobb announced the Crown corporation intends to file a 50 per cent reduction to its rate increases over the next three years.
Tuesday, June 14, 2011 10:30 AM
Thirty-six B.C. communities have agreed to adopt a new building regulation that promotes the use of alternative energy by requiring all new single family homes built in their community to be solar hot water ready.
Friday, May 27, 2011 10:00 AM
Construction is underway at a new 52-unit rental housing development that will provide affordable housing for Victoria families with low to moderate incomes.