Category: Blog

West Shore Protects Housing Jobs During Pandemic

Housing industry jobs have continued during the pandemic, in large part, due to West Shore municipalities, especially Langford and Colwood with almost 50% of new homes. The most recent CMHC report shows Victoria housing is down -82% and Saanich is down -33%, while...

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WorkSafeBC Proposal Adds Costs, Slows Recovery

Last week, the Victoria Residential Builders Association wrote to the province expressing our concern about a new WorkSafeBC proposal to add “communicable viral pathogens, including COVID-19,” to employers’ insurance premiums under the Workers Compensation Act.  Any...

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Join VRBA During Annual Renewal

Now is the time to join the Victoria Residential Builders Association during our annual membership renewal starting July 1. Our association’s daily mission is to be effective, efficient and affordable for our members. We are the builders’ leading voice advocating...

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