MHI THE HAVEN

A state of the art 98-unit affordable housing development, every unit in the Haven is designed to limit barriers to visitors with disabilities a further 14 of which are universally accessible to individuals with severe mobility limitations. The Barrhaven site is transit accessible, in walking distance to three schools, and is located across the street from one of the biggest parks in the area. The site boasts generous private and public green space, including “The Grande Allee”: a pedestrian oriented public space that promotes neighbourliness.


Client

Multifaith Housing Initiative

Location

Barrhaven

Total Project Cost

$19.3 million

Scope of Work

Development Consultant

Dwelling Unit Type

50 apartments and 48 townhouses

Number of Units

98


Funding/Financing

MHI equity, Action Ottawa 2014 funding and Infrastructure Ontario financing

Schedule

Construction start: September 2015

Partners/Stakeholders

Architect: Barry J. Hobin and Associates

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The Catholic Centre for Immigrants

The International Order of The Ottawa City Union of The King’s Daughters and Sons

The City of Ottawa, Infrastructure Ontario

The Provincial Government of Ontario

The Government of Canada