Seeking solutions for Toronto social housing

As the term “housing crisis” continues to lodge itself into Toronto’s lexicon, residents are wondering what can be done to improve housing options in our communities. “Improvements to our social housing stock are sorely needed,” said Beaches-East York MP Nathaniel Erskine-Smith in a recent press release announcing $3 million in federal money earmarked for affordable […]

Options for Homes to replace bingo site on East Danforth

Weeks after buyers moved into a new Junction condo by the non-profit Options for Homes, a staffer phoned president Michel Labbé with a curious problem. “What’s wrong with your building?” she asked. “Everybody’s talking to each other.” Labbé laughs at the story, but he says it highlights Options’ goal – building low-cost condos where most […]