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    HOUSING TOUR

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    Visioning Workshop - November 2012

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LoHA = a platform to explore and build housing alternatives for creative and emerging professionals.

MOV Design Sundays: JUXTAPOSE

MOV Design Sundays: JUXTAPOSE

Oct 27, 2014

  JUXTAPOSE: Links between Loneliness, Engagement and Housing Affordability

 Part I in a series of playful explorations at the Museum of Vancouver around the theme of Housing for a Connected City. Housing prices continue to rise while our connections and relationships continue to weaken. We may not be able to change the first (quite yet) ...

LOHA + LNA Present: HOUSING THE ARTS

LOHA + LNA Present: HOUSING THE ARTS

Nov 9, 2013

  HOUSING THE ARTS is an event exploring ways to empower artists through affordable and adequate spaces to live and work. The Laboratory of Housing Alternatives and Late Nite Art are joining together for an evening of collaborative art, future-forward music, delicious food and insightful discussion. Join us for a social art and dining experience in the beautiful neighbourhood of ...

WCC Visioning Workshop

WCC Visioning Workshop

Oct 1, 2013

On September the 27th of 2013 LOHA facilitated a visioning workshop for the Waterfront Consumers’ Co-op, an organization that provides affordable housing in a ‘communal living’ typology. The Waterfront Consumer’s Cooperative (WCC) was founded in the early 70’s when a group of unrelated Vancouverites were disappointed at the housing options afforded by the high rents ...

Housing & Sharing EVENT

Housing & Sharing EVENT

Oct 1, 2013

SHARING is a hot topic these days! Think of the way companies like Car2Go, Airbnb, Grupon and Kickstarter are changing how we live, work, move and spend. Many elements of our life are being affected by the ‘sharing economy’ and housing is no exception. This evening event focuses on exposing how sharing can allow people to live ...

Housing Tour

Housing Tour

Oct 1, 2013

We were lucky to catch a dry day for LOHA’s housing tour on September 14th, 2013.  About 40 people joined us on a walking excursion of a variety of alternative housing models in the neighbourhoods of Strathcona and Railtown. Each location was paired with a site host connected to the project either as a designer, developer, builder or ...

HOUSING TOUR REVIEW ON V.I.A.

HOUSING TOUR REVIEW ON V.I.A.

Sep 1, 2013

Check out this great review on our Housing Tour ! Written by amazing Robert W. White who is a young urbanist based in Vancouver and contributor of Vancouver Is Awesome. He provides great detail on the sites visited and shares some great photos too!  

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