Mole Hill is a heritage housing community in the heart of the West End. It sits in the block framed by Thurlow, Pendrell, Bute, and Comox Streets, two blocks north of Davie Street and one block west of Burrard.
There are 170 rental units available at Mole Hill. The units include both market and subsidy suites, in sizes from bachelor to 3 bedrooms. For information on applying for housing at Mole Hill, see “How to Become a Tenant“. You may also drop into our office at 1169 Pendrell Street (rear).
Mole Hill is governed by the Mole Hill Community Housing Society, which was founded in 1999. The Society’s mission is to provide and advocate for secure, affordable housing for low and middle income singles, seniors and families within enviro-conscious, intact heritage housing and streetscapes. The Society aims to foster community that integrates partnerships and diverse service groups and to create open public spaces for the enjoyment of tenants and the wider community.
he Mole Hill Community Housing Society (MHCHS) is made up of interested members of Metro Vancouver. It elects a Board of up to twelve Directors from the membership at its Annual General Meeting. Directors serve 2-year terms, at which point they may run for re-election.
The Directors on the MHCHS Board are responsible for the governance of the Society and overseeing the Society’s Executive Director who oversees the other employees. In turn, the Board elects a Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary and Treasurer.
The Board acts to sustain and evolve the vision of MHCHS by working on projects both on the block and off. The Board is also responsible for maintaining the relationships to its many community partners, working with other groups towards mutual goals of community and city building.
To contact the Mole Hill Community Housing Society’s Board of Directors, please write to:
MHCHS Board of Directors
1169 Pendrell St.