Category: Building and Protecting Affordable Housing

Public encouraged to share views about draft policy aimed at increasing Toronto’s supply of affordable housing

The City of Toronto is hosting public consultations starting Monday to obtain input on a new policy that would create mixed-income housing by requiring new residential developments to include affordable housing units, also known as inclusionary zoning. The use of an inclusionary zoning policy creates inclusive communities by providing affordable housing that keeps pace with… Read more »

Housing Now: Creating Mixed-Income Communities on Public Land

The Housing Now initiative is investing City-owned lands across Toronto to build affordable housing and mixed-income, livable communities near transit. Housing Now will create a mix of affordable rental, market rental and ownership housing options to serve Toronto residents. The new affordable rental homes will remain affordable for 99 years, providing quality affordable housing for… Read more »