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BC Gov News: Innovative housing retrofits will benefit residents, environment
March 21, 2022
BC Gov News, March 21, 2022 (with mention of Tikva Housing Society) Residents of six buildings will soon benefit from renovations that will make homes safer, more energy-efficient, less polluting and more resilient to extreme weather. Six design teams have been selected to develop retrofit designs for six low- to mid-rise social housing buildings in… Read More
Richmond News: Richmond identifies 60 properties for rental-only zoning
December 30, 2021
Richmond News, Maria Rantanen, December 30, 2021 (with mention of Tikva Housing Society) Richmond city council will once again consider imposing rental-only zoning on certain properties in the city. But the plan has been criticized largely by business and development “stakeholders” who say it could devalue the 60 properties identified throughout Richmond for this rezoning… Read More
City of Vancouver: More than 130 new affordable homes secured on west side through City’s inclusionary zoning policy
December 8, 2021
City of Vancouver, December 8, 2021  (with quote from Alice Sundberg, Director of Operations and Housing Development, Tikva Housing Society) First of four affordable housing buildings constructed at Cambie GardensDecember 8 2021 –  Construction is well underway on Vancouver’s west side for 138 new affordable homes, half of which will be for families. These new… Read More
2021 Tikva Housing Society Annual General Meeting
November 30, 2021
Please join us for our AGM on Thursday, December 7th at 7pm via ZoomPlease review the notice below for detailed registration information. AgendaDownload 2020 AGM MinutesDownload 2020/2021 Tikva Housing Society Annual Financial StatementsDownload Slate of Board DirectorsDownload Read More
Vancouver is Awesome: City unveils development with 125 new affordable homes in Kerrisdale
October 14, 2021
Vancouver is Awesome, Brendan Kergin, October 14, 2021 (with mention of Tikva Housing Society) The City of Vancouver took some time Oct. 14 to unveil the newest affordable housing project in the city, adding 125 units in Kerrisdale. The development, named xwƛ̓əpicən (Musqueam for "the hollow"), has a mix of rental housing. There are 26 shelter rate… Read More
City of Vancouver: More than 100 new affordable homes for families and individuals open at xwƛ̓əpicən on Vancouver’s west side
October 14, 2021
City of Vancouver, October 14, 2021 (with quote from Alice Sundberg, Director of Operations and Housing Development, Tikva Housing Society) October 14 2021 – Hundreds of residents will have new safe, warm, affordable homes on Vancouver’s west side, which were created at no cost to the City as part of the new Arbutus Centre at 4105… Read More
Jewish Independent: Help increase affordable housing
March 19, 2021
Jewish Independent, Op-Ed by Rhonda Sacks, Tikva Housing Society Board Chair, March 19, 2021 I recently was appointed board chair for Tikva Housing Society. When I was asked to join the board three years ago, I knew nothing about Tikva or their invaluable work. However, as a real estate professional, I did have a keen… Read More