Future Proofing Voluntary Planning Agreements

There is a reasonable possibility that in the future, Voluntary Planning Agreements (VPAs) will require a nexus of some sort.¬†Future proofing of a VPA should consider the need to establish the nexus in narrative form if one exists. In a¬†report on planning agreements in Toronto (Section 37: Final Report, January…

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Funding affordable rental housing – what are the options?

Funding Mechanisms – A Federal, State and Local Government responsibility. Across Federal, State and Local Government, affordable housing has become a priority on the policy agenda. Effective mechanisms for funding affordable housing are still being investigated; however, it is becoming increasingly evident that the answer to affordable housing funding…

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