Apartments - even low-rises - are illegal to build on 76% of Vancouver's residential land.
Vancouver's outdated zoning severely restricts where relatively affordable, multi-family housing can be built, preserving the most desirable areas of Vancouver for only the wealthy.
Abundant Housing Vancouver is a local group that believes adding housing is part of the solution to the housing crisis in our city. This is based on the common-sense idea that, if there is more housing for people, more people will have housing.
If you'd like to drive real change in housing affordability, JOIN US (form on right).
We are a pro-housing group that supports more homes of all types in Metro Vancouver. To learn more, please visit our FAQ or check out the projects we've advocated for. 86% of the correspondence we've mobilized as of November 2018, has been for rental homes, and 56% for below-market homes.
An important public hearing is happening on Tuesday, October 27th for moderate income rental at Broadway and Alma. Please support affordable rental homes! Find out how here.
If you are interested in upcoming opportunities to support new housing, please sign up to our mailing list or follow us on Twitter.
Email us with questions, ideas, or thoughts at: [email protected]