Tag Archives: Tenant

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Affordable Housing Helps Calgarians

Affordable Housing Helps Calgarians   Affordable Housing is about people - people with hopes, need, dreams and the drive to succeed. However, with market rental rates among the highest in Canada, it's difficult for some Calgarians to pursue their dreams while affording a place to live. The City of Calgary recently launched a campaign to…
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October is Time to Change Your Furnace Filter

Home Maintenance Tips How to Change Your Furnace Filter Cool weather is on the way, which means heating systems are being turned on. Did you know, if you have a furnace in your unit, you are responsible for replacing the filter at least annually preferably every three months? This isn’t just important for the life…
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Calgary Housing coming to SORCe

Calgary Housing coming to SORCe SORCe office in downtown Calgary Calgary Housing (CH) tenants and others in need of affordable housing support have a new place to reach us. CH is launching a six-month pilot project with the Safe Communities Opportunity and Resource Centre (SORCe) at its downtown location. Starting March 27, a CH employee…
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Updates to Social Housing Regulations

Important Social Housing Accommodation Regulation (SHAR) Changes Effective January 1, 2018 As part of the Government of Alberta’s Affordable Housing Strategy, changes have been made to SHAR which determines how Calgary Housing Company manages its waitlist – including eligibility and placement of applicants into housing. What Do I Need to Know? The changes made to…
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Former CHC tenant hopes new book offers support to others

Akeir M.J. holds a copy of her new book 69 Days In The NICU. She hopes reading about her experience helps other women in a similar circumstance. Former CHC tenant hopes new book offers support to others Calgary Housing Company manages housing for approximately 10,000 households, providing a home to about 25,000 Calgarians. Many of…
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Celebration of Early Learning and Child Care Centre in Manchester

Celebration of Early Learning and Child Care Centre in Manchester Calgary Housing Company (CHC) and The City of Calgary are celebrating the grand opening of an Early Learning and Child Care Centre (ELCC) at Lumino South, a City-owned affordable housing property in the southwest community of Manchester. Thornhill Child Care Society operates the Centre, serving…
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Habitat for Humanity Collaboration Brings Homeownership Option to Tenants

Thinking about homeownership? A new collaboration is raising awareness about homeownership with Calgary Housing Company (CHC) tenants CHC is excited to be working with Habitat for Humanity Southern Alberta to raise tenant awareness about Habitat’s program and help more families learn about options for homeownership. Habitat for Humanity is a non-profit organization supporting families to…
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