June 24, 2020 – Government of PEI: Islanders seeking affordable housing through the province’s social housing registry will benefit from 64 new housing units in five island communities. Financial support, through the Affordable Housing Development Program, is supporting 12 new affordable housing units with private developers in Kensington and Tignish.
Additionally, the Province of Prince Edward Island is tendering the design and construction of 32-units of affordable housing in Summerside and 10-units of affordable housing for Morell and Georgetown each.
In addition to the 64 units announced today, there are currently 295 affordable housing units – where the province sets rent to 25 per cent of income – under construction across the province.
Read the full press release here.