Rentals

The Wachiay Friendship Centre Society will create 40 new units for Indigenous peoples. File photo

92 affordable rentals coming to Comox Valley

Ninety two new, affordable rental homes are coming to the Comox Valley…

 

Commercial space is now leasing at CUBES in East Courtenay! The fantastic location right next to the Comox Valley Hospital means it’s a great spot to set up medical services, and the residents upstairs are ready to be your first customers!

Open for business! Launch your 2021 business plan in East Courtenay

Set yourself up to thrive with a fantastic location, great amenities and immediate occupancy

  • Dec 14, 2020

 

Commercial space is now leasing at CUBES in East Courtenay! The fantastic location right next to the Comox Valley Hospital means it’s a great spot to set up medical services, and the residents upstairs are ready to be your first customers!

Open for business! Launch your 2021 business plan in East Courtenay

Set yourself up to thrive with a fantastic location, great amenities and immediate occupancy

  • Dec 14, 2020

 

There are more apartments coming for downtown Cumberland, but council wants to look at how to make sure there are rental units available. Photo by Mike Chouinard

Cumberland council calls for rental zoning options

Provincial amendments have only allowed communities to consider rental zoning since 2018

There are more apartments coming for downtown Cumberland, but council wants to look at how to make sure there are rental units available. Photo by Mike Chouinard
A man walks past an affordable housing complex, being constructed in Charlottetown’s Hillsborough Park area, on Saturday, February 29, 2020. Seven provinces have signed on to a federal rent assistance program created as part of the national housing strategy, three more than the Liberals have announced, newly released documents show. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan

More provinces sign up for rent benefit as Liberals set up promised housing council

Indigenous housing providers are pushing for the government to finally unveil a plan

A man walks past an affordable housing complex, being constructed in Charlottetown’s Hillsborough Park area, on Saturday, February 29, 2020. Seven provinces have signed on to a federal rent assistance program created as part of the national housing strategy, three more than the Liberals have announced, newly released documents show. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Andrew Vaughan
Eviction notice letter pasted on front door of a house (B.C. Tenants photo)

Tenants’ union calls on B.C. government to reinstate eviction ban

Union says people shouldn’t be evicted during a pandemic

Eviction notice letter pasted on front door of a house (B.C. Tenants photo)
Natural ceilings and natural light at eco-friendly CUBES in East Courtenay.

Deck different halls this Christmas with a new rental suite!

Snap up an East Courtenay suite, move in Dec. 1, then string up the lights and tinsel

  • Nov 16, 2020
Natural ceilings and natural light at eco-friendly CUBES in East Courtenay.
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B.C. extends freeze on rent increases to July 2021 as second wave of COVID-19 continues

Rent increases have been frozen in B.C. since March 2020

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Phase Two at CUBES is now renting! Enjoy polished concrete floors, natural wood ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows in your one- or two-bedroom suite.

Last chance for home hunters to get SQUARED away in East Courtenay

Residential Phase Two is now renting, and not expected to last long

  • Nov 9, 2020
Phase Two at CUBES is now renting! Enjoy polished concrete floors, natural wood ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows in your one- or two-bedroom suite.
NDP Leader John Horgan pauses while responding to questions during a campaign stop, in Vancouver, on Monday, October 12, 2020. A provincial election will be held in British Columbia on October 24. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

B.C. New Democrats promise renter’s rebate, rent freeze as parties ready for debate

The plan also includes making a cap on rent increases permanent

NDP Leader John Horgan pauses while responding to questions during a campaign stop, in Vancouver, on Monday, October 12, 2020. A provincial election will be held in British Columbia on October 24. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
Renae Podgorney said she’s been “held hostage” by a lack of rentals. The mother of two has been living out of a hotel room for the past year. (Cassidy Dankochik Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)

‘It’s a nightmare’: Northern B.C. family desperate after living in hotel for a year

Renae Podgorney says because of a lack of rentals, she’s now applying to rent a one-bedroom unit

Renae Podgorney said she’s been “held hostage” by a lack of rentals. The mother of two has been living out of a hotel room for the past year. (Cassidy Dankochik Photo - Quesnel Cariboo Observer)
With the hospital next door and ample parking right at your storefront, Cubes in east Courtenay is the perfect place to set up your business.

The key to commercial success? Keep it SQUARE!

Prime location next to the hospital is a great location for new clinics or medical services

  • Aug 17, 2020
With the hospital next door and ample parking right at your storefront, Cubes in east Courtenay is the perfect place to set up your business.
British Columbians worried as end of COVID-19 rental supplement looms

British Columbians worried as end of COVID-19 rental supplement looms

Single mom struggles as supplement was her saving grace

British Columbians worried as end of COVID-19 rental supplement looms
Bright, sustainable, and smart: Cubes brings exciting options to Courtenay

Bright, sustainable, and smart: Cubes brings exciting options to Courtenay

Residential and commercial rentals built on an eco-friendly foundation

  • Jul 13, 2020
Bright, sustainable, and smart: Cubes brings exciting options to Courtenay
It’s hip to be SQUARE at this new Courtenay rental space

It’s hip to be SQUARE at this new Courtenay rental space

Fantastic rental opportunity at Cubes, the mixed use development next to Comox Valley Hospital

  • Jun 15, 2020
It’s hip to be SQUARE at this new Courtenay rental space
(Black Press Media file)

Q&A: What B.C. renters and landlords need to know during the pandemic

Did you pay your rent May 1? Did you receive rent? Your rights and the rules

(Black Press Media file)
In March 2020, the province unveiled its rental supplement program as thousands of renters worried about paying their monthly bills due to COVID-19’s strain on the economy. The fund, which provides $300 to $500 is in addition to the $1,000 B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers. (Pixabay photo)

LandlordBC calls for province to increase COVID-19 rent supplement

Many renters are paying more than 30 per cent of their income on rent, making $300-$500 too low, association says

In March 2020, the province unveiled its rental supplement program as thousands of renters worried about paying their monthly bills due to COVID-19’s strain on the economy. The fund, which provides $300 to $500 is in addition to the $1,000 B.C. Emergency Benefit for Workers. (Pixabay photo)
B.C. Housing Minister Selina Robinson and Premier John Horgan announce rent supplement paid to eligible landlords for COVID-19 relief, March 25, 2020. (B.C. government)
B.C. Housing Minister Selina Robinson and Premier John Horgan announce rent supplement paid to eligible landlords for COVID-19 relief, March 25, 2020. (B.C. government)
A sign hangs in the window of a west Toronto apartment on Thursday March 19, 2020. B.C. is one of multiple provinces that has put a moratorium on evictions amid COVID-19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young

‘Nothing concrete’: Tenants, landlords lack details after B.C. unveils COVID-19 rental aid

Single mom in Golden says she’s already going to the food bank after being laid off

A sign hangs in the window of a west Toronto apartment on Thursday March 19, 2020. B.C. is one of multiple provinces that has put a moratorium on evictions amid COVID-19. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young
Rental accommodation is hard to find in many B.C. communities. (Flickr)

Renters, landlords to be quizzed on B.C. problems

Premier John Horgan now has dozens of policy reviews underway

Rental accommodation is hard to find in many B.C. communities. (Flickr)