Times Colonist: Les Leyne: B.C. starts divvying up housing funds

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November 23, 2016 | Les Leyne

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Last week, in promising to take up any slack that develops from federal support for co-ops expiring, housing critic David Eby said Clark has turned B.C. into a place where only the rich can thrive. “She fanned the flames of the housing crisis for years because it benefited her and her donors.”

Any more housing money between now and the May election might have to come from the federal government. A summary of consultation on a new national housing strategy was released Tuesday. It showed intense concern and Jean-Yves Duclos, minister responsible, said details are coming soon on a $2.5-billion loan program to spur more rental units.

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