Affordable Housing Crisis Solutions

Previous Island Governments have not invested enough in building, acquiring, owning and managing housing across the market. This has left housing to the private sector to operate without sufficient checks and balances. There has not been an adequate review of the Rental of Residential Properties Act to balance the rights of owners and tenants. This…

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What? NDP-PC Collaborating?!

Joe Byrne and Dennis King Share Views on Housing    What a fascinating experiment took place on Friday, December 21st.  It was the darkest day of the year, but this was an event that shone some light on one of the most pressing issues on PEI.  It was a discussion about appropriate and affordable housing…

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Housing: Back to the Future

The NDP vision for Affordable Housing    You know what’s good about the housing crisis?  We’ve all woken up to the fact that we have one.  Even the banks: an RBC report this September declared that Canadian housing affordability was at its worst level in nearly 30 years.  All of us are concerned now, and…

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