For Information on the BC Housing Secondary Suite Incentive Program and to learn about the eligibility requirements for Garden Suites and Secondary Suites in your home please visit Secondary Suite Incentive Program Factsheet (bchousing.org)
As listed on the BC Housing site – “The rebate will provide up to $40,000 for homeowners to convert part of their property into a new
secondary suite. Applications will open in April 2024 and will be available for at least 3,000 homeowners over three years. The program is part of the
Government of B.C.’s plans to create more affordable housing in the province”
Garden suites are when approved by your local municipality are legal, detached, from the ground up rental suites located on your property often in the backyard of a standard home.
The advantages of a Garden Suite (sometimes called a cottage) include more privacy for you in your home. As Custom Home Builders and Renovation Experts Thistle Construction has the experience you need to build that special Garden Suite!