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Danbrook One structural engineer 'not qualified' for such a building: investigative committee

By Zoë Ducklow
Nov 9, 2021

‘McClure made a critical error in judgment in believing that he had the requisite skill and knowledge to design Danbrook One,’ the people investigating the failed building said in an interim report

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How 'attainable' is Langford's Attainable Home Ownership plan?

By Zoë Ducklow
Oct 26, 2021

A new plan is touted as a solution to help more people afford home ownership. A closer look at the details reveals major gaps and drawbacks

Housing

Capital Ideas: Housing supply should be a priority for Victoria council and voters

By Jeremy Schmidt
Sep 19, 2021

When society is faced with shortages, the typical response is to produce more of that thing, not constrain it

Housing

Victoria rental housing market bracing for impact of post secondary students’ return

By Brishti Basu
Aug 12, 2021

More than 20,000 students are returning to a housing market that's already extremely tight. How did we get here?

Housing

Meet Rhonan Heitzman—the water delivery man with big ideas for Salt Spring’s future

By Jimmy Thomson
Jul 29, 2020

This is part three of a series of previews of our upcoming feature on housing and water on Salt Spring Island, for subscribers only.

Housing

Meet Fernando Dos Santos—who is wading through bureaucracy to create housing

By Jimmy Thomson
Jul 29, 2020

This is part two of a series of previews of our upcoming feature on housing and water on Salt Spring Island, for subscribers only. For part three, see below.

Housing

Meet Omrane and Sarah—the entrepreneurs about to lose their home

By Jimmy Thomson
Aug 1, 2020

This is part one of a series of previews of our upcoming feature on housing and water on Salt Spring Island, for subscribers only.

Housing

OCPs, affordable housing, and the perfect Victoria: Capital Daily’s first Community Council session

Panelists discussed how increased density and broadscale upzoning would change communities