Tag Archives: COVID-19

Eviction Prevention Efforts Keep CHC Tenants in Their Homes

Eviction Prevention Efforts Keep CHC Tenants in Their Homes Tenants in more than 480 households who recently received late payment or rent arrears notices have successfully addressed rental arrears issues. The tenants have entered payment arrangements, paid their outstanding balances or are working with CHC to address rent arrears and payment plans going forward. “It…
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COVID-19 Community Advocacy Plan

COVID-19 Community Advocacy Plan Proposes 5,100 New Affordable Homes In August, The City of Calgary ramped up pressure for affordable housing solutions on the Federal and Provincial governments as it endorsed and submitted a community plan calling for investment in affordable housing in Calgary totaling $624M over the next three years (Federal - $349M, Provincial -…
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Eviction Prevention and CHC Rent Payment Plans

Eviction Prevention and CHC Rent Payment Plans Calgary Housing Company is committed working with tenants who are at risk of eviction due to rental arrears by developing a rent payment plan. At Calgary Housing Company, our mandate is to provide affordable housing to low and moderate income Calgarians. As a compassionate and caring landlord, we…
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Essential Visitor Policy Cancelled

Essential Visitor Policy Cancelled as of Friday, June 12 In April, Calgary Housing Company implemented the Essential Visitor’s Policy to support our community’s efforts to “flatten the curve” and protect our friends and neighbors from exposure to COVID-19. On June 9, 2020, the Government of Alberta advised that they will be initiating Alberta Relaunch Stage 2…
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Happy Seniors’ Week from Calgary Housing Company

Happy Seniors' Week from Calgary Housing Company! Seniors' week is June 1-7, 2020. Help us celebrate seniors' week by supporting, recognizing and honouring seniors in your community. Seniors are a vital part of our communities. As parents and grandparents, mentors and friends, employees and employers, they make a difference in our lives. And it is important…
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Free Virtual Tax Clinics in Calgary

Free Virtual Tax Clinics in Calgary Free tax clinics are still taking place during COVID-19 which you may be eligible for if you have modest income and a simple tax situation. The Government of Canada extended the 2020 personal income tax return deadline to June 1. If you need help with your tax return for…
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