News releases from Housing Nova Scotia (Page 1)

Porters Lake to Get New Affordable Housing Rentals

Housing Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians living on low incomes will soon have increased access to affordable housing on the Eastern Shore, with an investment of $663,000 from the provincial and federal governments.

Co-Ed Shelter to Open in Sydney

Housing Nova Scotia

Sydney will have an emergency shelter this winter providing around-the-clock housing and homelessness services for both women and men.

Improved Park and Playground for Greystone Community

Housing Nova Scotia

Lavender Park and Playground in Spryfield is getting an upgrade.

Province Invests in More Affordable Housing Opportunities for Cape Breton

Housing Nova Scotia

More Nova Scotians will soon be able to find a good home at a price they can afford.

Province Invests in More Affordable Housing Opportunities for Low-income Nova Scotians

Housing Nova Scotia

More Nova Scotians will soon be able to find a good home at a price they can afford.

Applications Open to First-time Homeowners

Housing Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians looking to purchase their first home can once again access interest-free loans from Housing Nova Scotia.

Victims of Domestic Violence in Cumberland County Have a New Place to Call Home

Housing Nova Scotia

Women and children fleeing domestic violence in Cumberland County now have access to a safe place to call home, as Autumn House opens its new second-stage housing unit in Amherst.

More Affordable Rental Housing in Halifax

Housing Nova Scotia

People living on low to moderate incomes now have increased access to affordable housing in Halifax with the reopening of 22-24 Evans Ave. The extensive renovation of two buildings provides 27 units of safe and secure housing to new residents.

Chrysalis House Receives Funding to Rebuild New Shelter

Housing Nova Scotia

Women and children fleeing domestic violence in Kings, Annapolis and Hants counties will soon have access to a new place of safety and refuge, with the support of the provincial and federal governments.

New Program Helps Nova Scotians Purchase Their First Home

Housing Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians working to save for a down payment for their first home could soon get an interest-free loan from Housing Nova Scotia to make their dream come true.

Tufts Cove Residents Benefit from Neighbourhood Improvement Project

Housing Nova Scotia

Eligible homeowners and landlords in the Tufts Cove area of north Dartmouth are getting help to fix the exterior of their homes and spruce up their neighbourhood.

New Affordable Housing for Victims of Domestic Violence in Cumberland County

Housing Nova Scotia

Women and children fleeing domestic violence in Cumberland County will soon have access to a safe place to call home, with the help of federal and provincial government funding for new affordable second-stage housing units.

New Rental Supplements Boost Affordable Housing in Nova Scotia

Housing Nova Scotia

More low-income families and seniors will have access to affordable homes thanks to an $18 million investment by the provincial and federal governments over the next two years.

Enhanced Affordable Housing and Repair Programs for Nova Scotia

Housing Nova Scotia

More seniors, low-income homeowners and people with disabilities in Nova Scotia will be able to remain in their homes longer thanks to significant improvements to existing home repair and adaptation programs.

Preserving Social Housing in Mulgrave Park

Housing Nova Scotia

Mulgrave Park residents will soon benefit from a $5 million investment to preserve social housing in their neighbourhood.

New Affordable Second-Stage Housing for Indigenous Women and Children

Housing Nova Scotia

Indigenous women and children fleeing domestic violence will soon have a safe new place to call home, with the help of government funding for affordable second-stage housing.

New Affordable Rental Housing for Seniors

Housing Nova Scotia

Seniors in Mahone Bay will soon have access to more affordable housing with the construction of a 26-unit rental housing development, including three units that will be barrier-free.

Energy-Efficient Affordable Housing Open in Yarmouth County

Housing Nova Scotia

Housing Nova Scotia's first multi-unit residential building constructed to passive house environmental standards, will soon welcome its first tenants in Hebron, Yarmouth Co.

More Housing Support for Those Living With Mental Illness and Addiction Challenges

Housing Nova Scotia

People living with mental illness and addictions now have access to new affordable housing and support programming in the Whitney Pier area.

New Federal Funding Agreement Expands Affordable Housing

Housing Nova Scotia

Nova Scotians in need of safe, affordable and accessible housing will soon have more options thanks to a new federal-provincial agreement.