About NRH

Niagara Regional Housing (NRH) has been administering Community Housing for Niagara Region since 2002. Governed by a Board of Directors with five Niagara Regional Councillors and four community members, NRH provides a spectrum of low-income housing options in Niagara through a combination of legislated programs and services including:

2019 Overview

6,131

Households were on the Centralized Waiting List at the end of 2019

17

Households granted a forgivable loan to help buy their first home through Welcome Home Niagara

58

Homeowners received assistance through Niagara Renovates

64

New households were housed through the Housing First program

2,850

Rent-Geared-to-Income units provided*

734

Affordable housing units provided through New Development

3,659

Non-Profit and Co-operative units provided

1,441

Rent Supplement and Housing Allowance units provided


* This includes approximately 200 units with affordable (80% market) and market rents in Niagara Falls (Jubilee Drive), St. Catharines (Carlton Street), Thorold (St. David’s Road) and Welland (Fitch Street and Roach Avenue).


Was this page helpful?

© Niagara Regional Housing