Resources: Shelter

 Residential housing in Kirklees, England. Credit: Darren Beaumont In this issue ... i4 news release: Energy Efficiency Buy-InPoverty... May 28, 2011
The current not-for-profit housing sectorv has the capacity to do many small parts of the housing production business. We may be nearing that... July 01, 2011
SummaryAs fossil fuel prices continue to rise, millions of households are threatened with “fuel poverty.” We might address this by controlling energy... June 25, 2012
SummaryHousing affordability is a complex issue. To win support from a funder or investor, community organizations must design strategies that will... July 09, 2012
In the first of three articles, Rankin MacSween explains how a local co-op housing movement took root in Cape Breton in the 1930s and '40s, before... July 01, 2011
Canada's senior CDC made housing the centrepiece of its community development work for 20 years. With the erosion of real estate values, the demand... July 01, 2011
Rankin MacSween reflects on the reasons for New Dawn's past success: cultural identity, links to higher education, effective capital formation, and a... July 01, 2011
The value of a land trust is that covenants placed against titles are unalterable, no matter who buys and sells the land. A community can use these... July 01, 2011
Who would you sooner pay monthly - a landlord or a mortgage company? For New Westminster Community Development Society, the chance to purchase its... July 02, 2011
Not content to have a primary school built for them, Old Massett Village Council hired architects with a track record in project-linked community... July 01, 2011