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1. Current number of subsidized housing units, May 2018.

  Rent-geared-to-income Market Rent Units Number of Subsidized Housing Units
Housing corporation units 415   415
Housing provider units 112 54 166
Rent supplement units     33
Housing allowances     74
Total     688

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. Projected number of new affordable housing units required by 2024, projected in 2014.

  Total Affordable Dwellings (not including PSH) Rent-geared-to-income and Permanent Supportive Housing Total
ACW 14 7 21
Bluewater 15 7 22
Central Huron 21 9 30
Goderich 26 10 36
Howick 7 3 10
Huron East 20 9 29
Morris-Turnberry 8 3 11
North Huron 9 3 12
South Huron 21 8 29
Total 141 59 200

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3a. Number of applicants on the centralized wait list ​- March 2017

Location 1 Bedroom Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms Bedrooms Total
Bayfield 23       23
Belmore 0       0
Blyth 17       17
Brussels 16       16
Clinton 54 3 4   61
Exeter 47 11 7   65
Goderich 115 22 7 11 155
Seaforth 37       37
Wingham 30 4 1   35
Vanastra 21 4 2   27
Zurich 15       15
Total 375 44 21 11 451

3b. Number of applicants on the centralized wait list ​- March 2018

Location 1 Bedroom Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms Bedrooms Total
Bayfield 37       37
Belmore 3       3
Blyth 22       22
Brussels 20       20
Clinton 65 10 8   83
Exeter 58 18 8   84
Goderich 139 31 11 15 196
Seaforth 42       42
Wingham 40 6 8   54
Vanastra 31 2 1   34
Zurich 17       17
Total 474 67 36 15 592

4. Number of families on geared-to-income housing waitlist as of 24 May 2018

  2 Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms 4 Bedrooms
Count 50 21 16

5. Average wait time by unit size, household type and geography (Approximate wait times for Housing Corporation units only)

Location 1 Bedroom 2 Bedrooms 3 Bedrooms 4 Bedrooms
Bayfield 1-2 years      
Blyth 1-2 years      
Brussels 1-2 years      
Clinton 2-3 years 2-3 years 1-2 years  
Exeter 2-3 years      
Goderich 4-5 years 3-5 years 3-5 years 3-5 years
Seaforth 2-3 years      
Wingham 1-2 years 2-3 years 1-2 years  
Zurich 1-2 years      
 

Currently have a wait list for the Housing Allowance Program.

From data provided by Jayme Koskamp, Huron Housing and Property Services, May, 2018.

 
 
 
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