Reports

Policy Solutions for British Columbia’s Housing Market
To deal with the housing crisis, we need to strata-title ADUs, implement a province-wide GDH mechanism, and further drive attainable housing options.

Cover of Small Houses Toolkit report.

Small Houses Toolkit
Discusses pros and cons of smaller forms while outlining innovations in small scale living from across North America

Cover of report "Bringing the Neighbours into Infill"

Bringing the Neighbours Into Infill
This report delves into public engagement process and small housing through two City of Vancouver case studies.

Bringing the Neighbourhood Into Infill
This report highlights Metro Vancouver residents’ attitudes toward infill development.

Natural Capital Urban Infill Summary
This report features a new planning approach to the City of Surrey through the preservation of trees within infill cluster housing development.

Small Changes Big Gains: Alternate Forms of Tenure

Small Changes, Big Gains: Alternative Forms of Tenure
Explore different types of tenure in single-detached neighbourhoods.

Report cover: Pre Approved Designs, Small Housing BC, 2017

Pre-Approved Designs
Explores pre-approved designs and plans: conducted in partnership with the cities of Nelson and Maple Ridge.

Cover of report: Permanently Affordable Home Ownership Model," March 2019, Small Housing BC

Permanently Affordable Home Ownership
The concept for the Permanently Affordable Homeownership program was developed by SHBC, in consultation with city planning staff at the City of Vancouver.

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