H. W. FLESHER HOUSING CO-OP

    A24- 3545 EAST 43RD AVENUE, VANCOUVER, BC V5R 5X5

    APPLICATION INFORMATION FOR POTENTIAL MEMBERS

    A ONE TIME, NON REFUNDABLE APPLICATION FEE OF $10 MUST BE RECEIVED WITH YOUR APPLICATION

    Thank you for your interest in HW Flesher Housing Co-op. Living in a housing Co-op means member involvement and sharing your skills with one another. The members of HW Flesher Co-op come from many a variety of cultural, socialeconomic and philosophical experiences. As members of HW Flesher, you are required to attend General Meetings that are held approximately every six (6) weeks and to provide the Co-op with a minimum of 4 hours volunteerism per unit each month. HW Flesher is a non-smoking Co-op; there is no smoking on Co-op property.

    Anyone wishing to live in our Co-op must first apply to become a member. Please complete all four sections of the attached application and submit all required information with the $10 application fee. Please detach all of Section 4 (please review attached Financial information required of your household as required by our policy and procedures) in a separate and sealed envelope. Your application will be carefully reviewed to determine whether you are eligible for membership. All applicants will be subject to a confidential credit check. If it is determined that you meet our current criteria for membership, you will be asked to meet with members of the Membership Committee for an interview. All family and/or non-family members who will be residing in the Co-op must attend the interview.

    Applicants accepted for membership must pay a Share Purchase of $1,500 for a one-bedroom unit, $2,000 for a 2-bedroom unit, $2,500 for a three-bedroom, and $3,000 for a four bedroom unit this is payable by money-order or certified cheque within (2) weeks of a unit having been offered and accepted. There is also a one-time, non-refundable $25 Membership Fee. The Share Purchase is refundable on move-out, less any outstanding money which may be owed to the Co-op.
    Members are required to provide proof of contents insurance prior to move-in. The Membership Committee can supply you with information regarding contents insurance for Co-ops when you meet to sign the lease.

    If you enjoy volunteering your time and are willing to commit to community living, then please take the time to walk around our beautiful garden Co-op and then fill out a membership application form. Come and see what Co-op living is all about!

    Current market housing charges and the minimum gross monthly income required to qualify for membership are as follows:

    Number of Bedrooms

    Unit Size

    Housing Charges

    Gross Monthly Income

    Share Purchases

    1 Bedroom

    650 sq ft

    $896

    $3,550

    $1500

    2 Bedroom

    920 sq ft

    $1122

    $4,400

    $2000

    3 Bedroom

    1100 sq ft

    $1,310 - $1,416

    $5,150 - $5,555

    $2,500

    4 Bedroom

    1200 sq ft

    $1,505

    $5,900

    $3,000

    PLEASE KEEP THIS PAGE FOR YOUR RECORDS AND INFORMATION

     

    Your application will stay on file for a year.

    Thank you again for your interest in HW Flesher Housing Co-operative

    Membership Committee

    OUR MISSION STATEMENT

    HW Flesher is a community of people with shared responsibility for each other, our homes and our neighbourhood.