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Single Family Homes, Duplexes & Townhouses

New! Home Renovation Rebates

City residents are now eligible to receive up to $6,000 in rebates for the installation of a heat pump. Visit for details and to find other rebate offers.

What is a heat pump? Powered by electricity, a heat pump is an efficient way of heating and cooling your home. It takes the heat from the air outside your home and moves it indoors.

CleanBC Better Homes Rebates

CleanBC Better Homes is BC’s online hub for homeowners to access information, incentives and support to reduce energy use and greenhouse gas emissions in new and existing homes. CleanBC Better Homes resources include:

  • Easy to use rebate search tool for when you are renovating a home or building a new home
  • Free energy coach services for homeowners undertaking renovations, including a phone and email hotline staffed by energy efficiency specialists

Find out more by visiting the CleanBC Better Homes at or contact an Energy Coach at 1-844-881-9790 or

There are many benefits to making energy efficient upgrades to your home:

  • Save money on energy costs
  • Obtain a higher resale value for your home
  • Increase the comfort of your home
  • Create a healthier home
  • Make your home quieter
  • Reduce greenhouse gas emissions
  • Help the City reach its climate protection targets

For City permit information for your renovation, please call the Community Services Department at 604-990-4220.

Contact Info

Larisa Lensink
Environmental Sustainability Specialist
Tel: 604-990-4240

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