The one solution to the housing crisis you can't afford to miss

An old asset class is changing.

Why It Matters

Impact investing in Canada has grown by a massive 81 percent in the last decade. At the same time, communities across the country are facing an affordability crisis. There is a tremendous opportunity to tackle this by applying the principles and practices of impact investing to real estate.

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