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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

Opinion: Private gardens are fine, but public space is better

By Leigh Stickle
Jul 27, 2021

A response to a previous essay, arguing in favour of a denser city with greenspace for everyone

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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

Housing

Increase in rental prices leads to a surge of ‘creative’ housing solutions in Victoria

Frustrated tenants are looking outside of the city for affordable housing or considering exploring alternative solutions instead

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How a Sooke family fell through the cracks and into hidden homelessness

by Aaron Guillen
Jun 15, 2021

Non-profit says the current system is broken, doesn’t benefit low-income households

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How to make space

By Jimmy Thomson
May 19, 2021

How Victoria could flip the script on density