by Zoe Chung
Posted on October 26, 2017 at 3:00 PM
On Friday, October 20th 2017 a stream of excited participants entered through the doors of the Barrie City Hall Rotunda. As they made their way to their seats in preparation for the official Housing Hack Kick-Off, they were faced with a wave of enthusiasm from their peers and community leaders, ready to take on one of Barrie’s biggest challenges – available and liveable housing.
Posted on October 18, 2017 at 1:00 PM
Housing Hack is just a few days away and we can’t wait to see the housing solutions you create over the weekend. Before you arrive, there are a couple of things you should know to help you prepare for the hackathon:
Start of the Hackathon:
Registration begins at 5:00 p.m. in the Barrie City Hall Rotunda (70 Collier St., Barrie, ON) on Friday, October 20th. We’ll be kicking off the event at 6 p.m. and you’ll have an opportunity to network and form teams with your fellow participants. At 7 p.m. dinner will be served and you can start hacking until the venue closes at 11 p.m.
Posted on October 12, 2017 at 3:00 PM
Leading up to Housing Hack weekend, Barrie residents and extended community gathered in the beautiful Rotunda at City Hall to learn about the state of housing in Barrie and discuss what actions can be taken to promote available and liveable housing.
Posted on August 22, 2017 at 9:00 AM
The Barrie & District Association of Realtors presents Housing Hack – a weekend-long Hackathon dedicated to solving housing challenges. Barrie has one of the lowest vacancy rates in the country. And with the recent rise in housing prices, finding the right home is a bigger challenge than ever. Housing Hack invites participants to help create innovative insights and solutions that can help ensure Barrie has housing for everyone.