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13 June 2017
Over 700 members and supporters of Canada's housing co-ops gathered in Niagara Falls for the annual meeting of the Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada (CHF Canada) last week.Among other... Read more
31 May 2017
CHF BC welcomes our new Seniors Resource Coordinator, ML Burke. ML will lead CHF BC's newest initiative, Co-op Connections for Independence, a project funded with an Eldercare grant from the BC... Read more
31 May 2017
With much gratitude for her outstanding service to the co-op housing sector, CHF BC regretfully announces the resignation of president Patty Shaw.A longstanding member of Kailasa Housing Co-op in... Read more
18 May 2017
Are you or another member of your co-op attending CHF Canada’s AGM in Niagara Falls this June? CHF BC is sponsoring a resolution at the meeting and we are looking for your support to make sure... Read more
15 May 2017
CHF BC members enjoyed a sunny Sunday afternoon together on May 7 at our Semi-Annual General Meeting in the Westin Wall Centre in Richmond. Read more
1 May 2017
Last month, Thom Armstrong, Executive Director of the Co-op Housing Federation of BC, joined Vancouver Mayor Gregor Robertson for a tour of the Fraserview Housing Co-op, where we got an early glimpse... Read more
19 April 2017
When it comes your co-op's property taxes, although the co-op itself is the home owner, each unit has a member (called the "eligible occupant") who needs to provide a signature to... Read more
11 April 2017
On Monday, April 10, Housing Central and the BC Rental Housing Coalition released An Affordable Housing Plan for BC, a ten-year plan to improve housing conditions in communities across British... Read more
5 April 2017
A record-breaking 162 members filled 282 workshop spots at our Spring Education Conference on April 1, held at CHF BC's bright and light-filled new event venue, the Westin Wall Centre, Vancouver... Read more
3 April 2017
When CHF BC opened its doors 35 years ago, housing co-ops were already well established in British Columbia. And some of those original members are still living in their co-op communities today!On... Read more