Affordable Home Ownership
Creating Homes is a non-profit corporation* that produces market affordable homes through a development model that makes home ownership achievable for any individual, family or household.
We work closely with municipalities, architects, urban planners, builders and community representatives to ensure that our homes are built in vibrant and healthy neighbourhoods. We are staffed by experts in the housing industry who have successfully created neighbourhoods across Ontario.
Creating Homes supports the development of environmentally and socially sustainable communities that provide the basis for households to create family equity and have positive social impacts.
Creating Homes developments, are built according to local needs and requirements. All have been designed to reduce ownership costs to make them affordable. Furthermore, the quality, scale and sustainability support the long term success of the buildings as part of their local community.
Creating Homes strongly believes that home ownership is one of the most effective ways for families to build equity.
Creating Homes has chosen only the finest and most respected organizations and businesses to ensure that every new affordable home we create is one to be proud of and will add value to the community as well as grow in value for the owner.
The People Behind Creating Homes
Tim Welch: Housing Consultant, Creating Homes & Tim Welch Consulting Inc.
Tim Welch, principal of Tim Welch Consulting Inc. has more than 20 years of experience and expertise in the affordable housing industry. From his days as a policy advisor to the Ontario Minister of Housing to his role as the Development Consultant for more than 30 housing developments throughout Ontario and as an author of numerous policy papers, Tim Welch has brought much-needed clarity and expertise to the field of housing.
As an industry expert, the team at TWC Inc. assists communities in delivering housing that is accessible and affordable. His experience in formulating new ideas and solutions allows communities to grow dynamic neighbourhoods that provide quality housing to citizens who want to be homeowners.
* Creating Homes is incorporated under the business name Creating Affordable Homes Inc.