Affordable housing, heritage preservation SRO completion legacy
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Elisabeth Lefrançois

CMHC
604 737-4072

Ally Skinner-Reynolds

BC Housing
604 456-8895

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Single Room Occupancy (SRO) Completion

With the Province’s $147-million investment, renovations have been completed on 13 SRO buildings in the City of Vancouver.

The Total number of SRO units is 855 including:

  • Gastown Hotel (95 units) – completed in July 2014
  • Hotel Canada (formerly Marble Arch) (150 units) – completed in October 2014
  • Hotel Maple (formerly Washington Hotel) (81 units) – completed in November 2014
  • The Rice Block (38 units) – completed in January 2015
  • Cordova Rooms (30 units) – completed in April 2015
  • Orange Hall (27 units) – completed in April 2016
  • Hotel Irving (formerly Sunrise Hotel) (48 units) – completed in May 2016
  • Roosevelt Hotel (formerly Molson’s Bank) (40 units) – completed in July 2016
  • Beacon Hotel (40 units) – completed in August 2016
  • The Hazelwood (110 units) – completed in August 2016
  • The Secord (formerly Marr Hotel) (28 units) – completed in December 2016
  • Dominion Hotel (63 units) – completed in February 2017
  • Tamura House (105 units) – completed in February 2017