A Mortgage Helper in North Vancouver

October 31st, 2019
Toppen Ridge is a boutique collection of 24 homes, including eight two-bedroom, single-level garden “flats,” some with lock-off studio suites. Stacked above are 16 three-bedroom, three-level townhomes, some including a live-work space with a glass storefront at street level.

A buyer can get a mortgage-helper if purchasing a unit with a lock-off studio.
Sample 2 bedroom with Lock-off legal suite
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Saanich to Approve Garden Suites

October 29th, 2019
Maple Ridge is not the only ones having a serious look at Garden Suites. Vancouver Island's Saanich community is about to approve this form of affordable housing.
Garden suites — small dwellings built on the lots of existing houses — could soon get a green light in Saanich.

Saanich councillors have agreed to regulations to allow homeowners to build the suites. It’s expected the new regulati ...

A Sample of Micro Apartments - "My Micro NY"

October 21st, 2019

A large part of my interest in HomesWithSuites are the various forms of affordable housing. Having a single family house include a basement suite, coach house, laneway home, detached garden cottage, or any means to provide a mortgage helper or help to others on limited income creates an opportunity for budget conscious people. Micro apartments is an answer to offer students and working people ...

Thinking of renovating or creating a suite? Visit the Home Show.

October 21st, 2019
 Get advice from the experts when considering renovating or creating a secondary suite in your current home or future home. 


Self assembled NOMAD Micro Homes

October 18th, 2019

Nomad Micro Homes’ Ian Kent and Joie Alvaro continue to explore different ways of creating small homes that will appeal to couples and small families. The Canadian company comes up with eco-conscious compact dwellings like an expandable container house with Solar Energy and a Waste Water Treatment Plant—both up for purchase on Amazon.

The Cube only measures 13.5′ x 13.5′ x 13.5′. It’s ver ...

British Columbia Housing Market Update (October 2019)

October 17th, 2019

Greater Vancouver September 2019 Market Update Video

October 16th, 2019