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CMHC; Enhanced Social Inclusion - Affordable Housing - Shared screen with speaker view
Katrina Snider (KWAR)
37:00
Welcome to the session today. We are recording the session and it will be distributed. You are all muted for the session and can share comments and questions via the chat here. I am available to support with any tech issues you may be having.Enjoy!
Katrina Snider (KWAR)
45:18
For those that are hoping on a little late. Welcome to the session today. We are recording the session and it will be distributed. You are all muted for the session and can share comments and questions via the chat here. I am available to support with any tech issues you may be having.
Tom Galloway
46:56
Thx Tania and KWAR for putting on this webinar on this most important topic; top priority in Region's Strat Plan
Tania Benninger
48:45
Thanks Tom. It's so great to see elected leaders on the call and such a great variety of stakeholders and community members.
Katrina Snider (KWAR)
01:00:52
KWAR will be sending a follow-up email tomorrow to everyone on the call with a selection of resources prepared by Arlene and Jamie at CMHC. This email will also include a copy of the session recording.
Laurie Langdon
01:29:31
I am curious to know if there are affordable housing initiatives for home BUYERS in our area.
Jeff Schumacher
01:31:20
The Region has an Affordable Home Ownership program accepting applications on an ongoing basis. See: https://www.regionofwaterloo.ca/en/living-here/funding-to-help-buy-a-home.aspx.
Katrina Snider (KWAR)
01:34:38
KWAR is hosting a session with Indewell on April 20th who is working on a project here in KW. https://members.kwar.ca/mpower/event/loadevent.action?e=649
Tom Galloway
01:37:22
Melissa is one of the founders of the local YIMBY group
Melissa Bowman
01:38:34
Thanks!
susan raymond
01:39:53
I am chair of the board of Heartwood Place a local affordable housing charity, we have land and are looking to build in the region, looking for people who might want to volunteer
Lisa Downs
01:40:57
are there affordable housing options in Guelph?
Christine Plateo
01:41:08
Do you have a contact Susan?
susan raymond
01:42:04
sraymond@heartwoodplace.ca
Bil Ioannidis
01:42:08
Hi have a question
Dan Vandebelt
01:42:13
Habitat for Humanity is also an affordable home buying initiative in Waterloo Region and areas.
Ryan Mounsey
01:42:45
Thank you for sharing, and, this great work.
Tahira Bilal Asim
01:42:46
Thank you so much!
Councillor Pfenning
01:45:43
Elected officials do need to hear that support
Nick Foster
01:45:48
We have found that building on the "edge" of light industrial areas ARE moving forward ? nickjfost@gmail.com
Charlene Witt
01:46:49
Thank you!
Dijana Doroslovac-Grnca
01:47:00
thank you!
NICOLE POHL
01:47:01
Thank you so much!
Krista Jonker
01:47:08
Excellent points of view to take into consideration. Thanks everyone!
Tania Benninger
01:47:09
We're longstanding sponsors of Habitat for Humanity, and we're currently working with other affordable players in the community. This platforms is just one way we can assist as a Realtor community. Thanks everyone!
Councillor Pfenning
01:47:12
Thank you!!
Mechelle Cossaboom
01:47:14
Thank you!
Paul Herlick
01:47:29
Thanks
Melissa Bowman
01:47:30
Find out more about yimby at www.wryimby.com
Karim Nabi
01:47:33
Thank you