Society of Hope
Designed for the Society of Hope, the largest non-profit housing provider in the interior of British Columbia, this $4.2 million, 11-unit, subsidized, transitional housing development is located on Gordon Drive.
The multi-family building includes eight two-bedroom units and two three-bedroom units for women and children at risk of homelessness. The development also provides amenity rooms, administrative areas and a wheel-chair accessible unit.
Sustainable elements include ground source geothermal heating and cooling, high efficiency plumbing fixtures, low energy double glazing, low VOC finishes, xeriscaping, and formaldahyde-free flooring.
The project has received a number of awards, including one Gold and three Silver Tommies and a FortisBC Conservation Award.