Current Development Projects Underway
These developments were advanced by the Housing Development Corporation and are funded in partnership between the Government of Canada, Province of Ontario, and the City of London.
For more information regarding renting these units please visit the following site which provides property management information for each development: http://www.london.ca/residents/Housing/Finding-Housing/Pages/Affordable-Housing.aspx
HDC Initiated and Approved Since Incorporation (Oct 27, 2015)
770 Whetter Ave is located off Westminister Ave, east of Wellington Road. The development will have 54 units, 4 units will be market units and 3 units will be dedicated to Community Living London clients. Features of the building will include balconies, individual heating/cooling in each unit and common laundry facility. Construction will begin Spring 2018 with occupancy summer of 2019.
25 Centre Street is a brownfield incentive that will be Phase 2 to the existing Phase One building currently under construction. Phase 2 will include a mix of affordable and market rent units for a total of 82 units. Features will include balconies and common laundry facility. Construction will begin Spring 2018 with occupancy Summer 2019.
45 Centre Street is a brownfield incentive that will have a mix of affordable and market rental units for a total of 61 units. This development will have some specific units designed in partnership with DeafBlind Ontario Services to house their clients. Key features include 5 fully accessible units and central air throughout the building. Project occupancy will be summer of 2018.
356 Dundas Street is located on a prime infill in the downtown core between Waterloo and Colborne Streets. It will provide 50 one-bedroom affordable rental units, 10 of which will be provided to the Canadian Mental Health Association. It will also provide 19 market rent units which are a mix of one and two bedrooms. Each floor will have its own common laundry room and two bicycle storage rooms will be available on the ground floor, a landscaped common courtyard, and security cameras which will be installed in the building and on the exterior. Construction has begun with an expected completion date in late 2018
This development is located in Strathroy, Ontario. It includes 24 one-bedroom affordable rental units and 3 affordable rental two bedroom units, to support congregate living, which will be provided to Community Living Middlesex. It will also include 4 market rental units. Features will include in floor heating, granite countertops, onsite parking, and controlled entry. Construction began in late 2016 and occupancy is expected summer of 2018.
Transitioned to HDC and Under Development
The development is located on Dundas Street in between Clarence and Wellington Streets, listed as a priority one heritage building. The building is formally operated as a restaurant and nightclub and will provide 33 one-bedroom affordable rental units. The main floor is designed for commercial use.
The building is within walking distance of other businesses and services of the downtown core which include a grocery store, banking, restaurants, Covent Garden Market, Budweiser Gardens, and the Fanshawe College downtown campus. Construction is underway with an anticipated completion in late 2018.