Submission Gallery

Thanks to everyone who contributed ideas and took time to vote or comment. We received almost 70 ideas and 8,000 votes! Below are the submissions which were received during the re:THINK HOUSING competition (displayed in the order they were received). Click on an image to view the submission in full as well as the associated comments. Public voting has officially ended.

BUILDING BOLD – PRIVATE LAND

This stream is geared towards bold, innovative ideas for creating large amounts of affordable housing in Vancouver. This is an opportunity to explore a site-specific solution on private land that uses new technologies, financing models and materials as well as new mixes of uses and locations.

BUILDING BOLD – PUBLIC LAND

This stream is geared towards bold, innovative ideas for creating large amounts of affordable housing in Vancouver. This is an opportunity to explore a site-specific solution on public or a mix of public/private land that uses new technologies, financing models and materials as well as new mixes of uses and locations.

VIBRANT NEIGHBOURHOODS – PRIVATE LAND

This stream aims to generate ideas and concepts that create flexible affordable housing options at a neighbourhood level that are on a smaller scale than the other competition stream. These ideas should create more choice, connection and belonging within our communities on private land.

VIBRANT NEIGHBOURHOODS – PUBLIC LAND

This stream aims to generate ideas and concepts that create flexible affordable housing options at a neighbourhood level that are on a smaller scale than the other competition stream. These ideas should create more choice, connection and belonging within our communities on public or a mix of public/private land.