Surrey, BC

Image: Semiahmoo House Society

Catalyst worked with Peninsula Estates Housing Society and Semiahmoo House Society as a development advisor on the creation of a unique affordable and inclusive housing project in Surrey, BC. The development created 71 new homes, including 20 homes for people with developmental disabilities. After completing a detailed feasibility study for the society, Catalyst supported the society in the rezoning, financing, funding and development process.


Completed in 2016


Peninsula Estates Housing Society

Catalyst Role:

Development Advisor


  • All rents at 10-15% below market, plus further subsidy for tenants with developmental disabilities supported by Semiahmoo House Society.

Financial Information:

  • Vancity capital grant
  • Vancity Community Investment Bank construction and long-term financing

Total Project Cost:


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