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
November is Radon Awareness month across Canada. Yukon Housing Corporation, Health & Social Services, Yukon Lung Association and Chief Medical Officer are promoting this campaign in Yukon.
1. Inform yourself!
Information about radon in Canada is available on www.takeactiononradon.ca
2. Test your home and consult with a certified measurement and mitigation professional.
Certified radon professionals in Yukon are listed at www.c-nrpp.ca/find-a-professional
See the new interactive maps showing radon household readings in Whitehorse and Yukon communities.
Please visit Yukon Housing Corporation's radon page for additional information.
November 3, 2015
The official opening ceremonies took place on Thursday August 27, 2015.
For more information about the building, please see the Mayo Seniors' Residence Fact Sheet.
September 1, 2015
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
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
From land selection to costing and contracting, this course (co-delivered by the Yukon Housing Corporation) offers practical information on how to manage the purchase, maintenance, construction or renovation of your own home.
The handbook for Yukon Housing Corporation tenants is available online and in print at YHC offices.
Check out the guide to learn how to keep home heating oil tanks safe, and how to prevent costly leaks.
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.