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Affordable Cost of Living

Buy existing apartment buildings for affordable housing, instead of building new buildings

Toronto and other cities have a large stock of rental apartment buildings built from 1950 to 1980 - increasingly these buildings are occupied by people in poverty

Most "affordable" housing projects the province and federal government fund are new buildings - these buildings are expensive and only 25%-30% of the units are actually subsidized and the rest rent at market rates.

Meanwhile CHMC provided low interest mortgages... more »


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Strong Sustainable Communities

Keep it in the community

I believe any not for profit services should build there own community before moving to another. Community doors should be free to access for any activity, service or event. Less entrepreneurs and students are taking advantage of connecting with their neighbors because of high cost for the use of community centers. These centers should be free access with a percentage based on earning. Many have great ideas however they... more »


5 votes
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