Housing York
Non-Market Housing

Project Information

Location: Woodbridge, ON

Start: Spring 2017

Completion: Fall 2018

Budget: $36,000,000

Principles Involved:
  • Building Owner: Housing York
  • Contractor: VanMar Constructors Inc.
  • Architect: Kirkor Architects

Contact: Candace Marston (Manager) Region of York 17250 Yonge Street, 3rd Floor, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 6Z1 Phone: 905-830-4444 ext.72116

Description of Project:
  • VanMar is the design-builder for the project.
  • VanMar won the project in a competitive design build process.
  • 1 level of underground parking.
  • 6 floors of affordable housing (150 units).
  • Retail space, and program space on each level.
  • Masonry block structural walls and hollow concrete floors.
  • Flat roofing.
  • Combination of brick, stone, curtain wall exterior.
  • To be built to LEED Gold standards.
Team Members
  • Art Van Maren (VanMar)
  • Mike Van Hemert (VanMar)
  • Warren Verhoef (VanMar)
  • Candace Marston, Manager (Region of York)
  • Clifford Korman, Partner Architect (Kirkor Architects Inc.)