Spirit Creek Apartments
Spirit Creek Apartments
Location: 38684 Buckley Avenue (next to the existing skateboard park, just north and west of Howe Sound Secondary School)
The Affordable Rental Housing Project is a partnership between BC Housing, the District of Squamish, and Sea to Sky Community Services to deliver 76 new affordable housing units. The development of a new five-storey is geared toward low to moderate-income families and individuals and includes 76 units: 12 studios, 48 one-bedroom units, and 16 two-bedroom units.
The building includes space on the ground floor for a Sea to Sky Foundry Centre, offering recreational, cultural, and clinical support services to youth. A public park and playground are being developed by the District of Squamish separate from and adjacent to the housing development. The skateboard park will remain on site in its current location.
Anticipated Completion of Construction: Winter 2022
Housing Offers: All successful applicants will receive a housing offer letter by email by August 19, 2022 (or by phone if no email was provided). Applicants who are not initially contacted will be added to the applicant list for future vacancies.
Tenant move-in is currently scheduled for February 2023 – April 2023 pending construction completion. Tenants will be notified of move-in dates starting in February.
Eligibility: All applicants must meet BC Housing income requirements (income will be verified at the time of application) and must be living in the Sea to Sky corridor for a minimum of 1 year.
Applications for market rental units will be accepted starting March 1st and will close once we have reached waitlist capacity.
Annual Income for Individuals/Couples: $25,200 – $75,730
Annual Income for Families (with dependents 18 years or under): $51,600 – $117,080
Rent Geared to Income & Deep Subsidy are subsidized units requiring a BC Housing Registry number before submitting a BC Housing Application.
Applications for Rent Geared to Income units will be accepted starting April 1st and will close once we have reached waitlist capacity. BC Housing Registry number is required before application.
Annual Income for Individuals/Couples: $19,813 – $52,500
Annual Income Families (with dependents 18 years and under): $26,400 – $58,000
Applications for Deep Subsidy units will be accepted starting May 1st and will close once we have reached waitlist capacity. BC Housing Registry number is required before application.
Annual Income for Individuals/Couples: <$19,813
Annual Income Families (with dependents 18 years and under): <$26,400
Housing Application – Now accepting Applications for our Callback list.
SSCS online Housing Application form
Floor plans with measurements:
• Studio A and B Units
• 1 Bedroom and Accessable Units
• 2 Bedroom Units
Studio: 386-417 sq. ft.
1 bedroom: 522-568 sq. ft.
1 bedroom Accessible: 711 sq. ft.
2 bedroom: 777 sq. ft.
• Bike storage
• 1 Parking stall (except Deep Subsidy units) + additional parking stall with monthly fee and dependent on availability
• Hot water
• 1 approved pet with pet deposit ($300 flat rate)
Rent does not include:
• Pay per use laundry (one common laundry room on each floor)
• BC Hydro (tenant must set up account at move in)
• Cable or telephone
• No storage lockers on site
Housing Contact Information
Susan Thompson, Housing Admin: firstname.lastname@example.org, 604 892 5177