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Upcoming Contractors Breakfasts

More information about upcoming Contractor’s Breakfast sessions will be posted here as it becomes available

To sign up for the Contractors Breakfasts, call 667-5759.

May 3, 2016

 


 

Front Street Grand Opening

YHC’s newest seniors’ social housing residence was officially opened on March 10 by Premier Darrell Pasloski, Minister Stacey Hassard and YHC Board chair Janet Moodie.

The Front Street residence serves to cost-match a Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation contribution to housing in Yukon of $7.875 million under the Investment in Affordable Housing Agreement.

For more information, please see the fact sheet and news release.

March 24, 2016


CMHC Northern Housing Forum

On December 2, 2015, Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) hosted the Whitehorse Housing Market Forum, a continuation of its annual northern roundtable meetings.

Presentations were made by CMHC, Carmacks Development Corporation (CDC), Klondike Development Organization (KDO), followed by break-out sessions on a variety of topics. These topics include the Homelessness Partnering Strategy, Whitehorse Housing Options, and the Housing Action Plan for Yukon.

Here are the presentations:

CDC Presentation

CMHC Tools Program

KDO Presentation

CMHC Northern Roundtable

January 13, 2016


Da Daghay Affordable Housing Project Announcement

On Thursday, November 12, Ta’an Kwäch’än Council, Da Daghay Development Corporation, and Government of Yukon announced a partnership which will result in the construction of a 42-unit affordable rental housing development in Whistle Bend.

See the News Release for more information.

 November 17, 2015


Housing Action Plan

The Housing Action Plan for Yukon has been approved by Yukon government.

For more information go to www.housingactionplan.ca

 


New housing funding programs

Applications for the new programs are now available at any Yukon Housing Corporation office or online for the following:

    Municipal matching rental construction

    Rental quality enhancement

    Accessibility enhancement

    Rental housing allowances for families

    Rent supplement enhancement

For more information please go to our New housing programs page.

Read more: http://www.gov.yk.ca/news/15-208.html


YHC Tenant Handbook available

The handbook for Yukon Housing Corporation tenants is available online and in print at YHC offices.

The handbook includes three sections: the Tenant Handbook, the Maintenance and Repairs booklet and the Pest Control brochure.

Find out more information >>> 


Looking for down payment assistance?

The Down Payment Assistance Program allows qualifying Yukoners who have already saved a portion, to borrow the remaining amount required for a down payment to qualify for a mortgage to purchase a house, condominium or townhouse.

Down Payment Assistance Program information


Supergreen homes: Owner/builders talk about living in energy-efficient housing.