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Join us on social media for a coast-to-coast-to-coast #CoopTour!

Join us on social media for a coast-to-coast-to-coast #CoopTour! January 11

Did you know that there are over 2,200 housing co-ops across Canada? Small or large,...

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Co-op housing prominent at CMHC National Housing Conference

Co-op housing prominent at CMHC National Housing Conference January 11

As governments and other stakeholders work together to turn the National Housing Strategy into results, the...

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Section 61 housing co-op refinances for big reduction in mortgage rate

Section 61 housing co-op refinances for big reduction in mortgage rate January 10

When it comes to her co-op, past president Christiane Périard gets right to the point....

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Co-op guide to participate in Ontario housing consultation

Co-op guide to participate in Ontario housing consultation January 07

The government of Ontario is holding a consultation: Increasing Housing Supply in Ontario. CHF Canada...

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Events

12Apr

This two-day course is a lively introduction to the unique features of co‑op housing management....

Success Stories and Social Feed

Success Stories

Innovative. Diverse. Democratic.
Find out why 250,000 people in Canada call housing co-ops home.

  • Hugh Garner Housing Co-op
    Hugh Garner Housing Co-op
    Planning and Advocacy
    This forward-looking community engaged politicians, ministers and other decision-makers to the benefit of thousands of housing co-op members across the country.
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  • Unified Saint John Housing Co-op
    Unified Saint John Housing Co-op
    Co-operation Among Co-ops – Mergers
    The biggest merger in Canadian co-op housing history began with the desire for a stronger voice, financial sustainability and more opportunities for engagement.
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  • Tamil Co-operative Homes
    Tamil Co-operative Homes
    Community Spirit
    Once a haven for Tamil refugees, today this co-op welcomes immigrants from many countries and is considered not just an affordable stop but a permanent home.
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  • Western Manitoba Seniors Housing Co-op
    Western Manitoba Seniors Housing Co-op
    New Development
    When confronted with a chronic housing shortage, seniors in Brandon, Manitoba, went “Old School Co-operative” for a solution.
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  • Village Canadien Housing Co-op
    Village Canadien Housing Co-op
    Refinancing and Redevelopment
    Tireless lobbying for almost a decade lead to a result worth celebrating: with a new mortgage to revitalize aging homes.
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  • Faethorne Place Housing Co-op
    Faethorne Place Housing Co-op
    Environmental Sustainability
    How does a housing co-op become a green leader? One community garden, plot and greenhouse at a time.
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