A proposed East Vancouver housing community aims to advance innovative solutions to affordability, climate change, and social equity.

Vienna House is a partnership between BC Housing, the City of Vancouver through the Vancouver Affordable Housing Agency, and the More Than a Roof Housing Society. Each will bring its own expertise, experience, and resources to the project.
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As proposed, Vienna House would be a six storey, 101-unit dedicated rental housing community close to Trout Lake in Vancouver’s Kensington – Cedar Cottage neighbourhood.

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News & Updates

  • Planning For the End Before the Beginning
    The LightHouse Sustainability Society recently produced a pair of studies that focus on “design for disassembly” and construction waste diversion. Spoiler: There’s not nearly enough of either.
  • Hello, British Columbia! Welcome, Please Take a Look Around!
    Welcome to the Vienna House website! Though this proposed project has been percolating for some time now, today we officially launch with a news release from the British Columbia Attorney General and Ministry responsible for Housing.
  • Vienna House, the European Edition
    The project lead behind Vancouver House offers a glimpse of the upcoming Austrian counterpart to Vienna House.
  • Taking Collaboration Up a Notch
    BC Housing’s associate vice-president of strategic business operations and performance is pumped for the potential that Vienna House represents.