Magnetawan First Nation
Housing Department

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Description
  • Addresses and acts upon all housing issues and related requests
  • Ensures that housing issues are effectively managed
  • Participates in the First Nations Market Housing Fund (FNMHF)

Offers the following services:
  • Provides recommendations and changes to the housing policy
  • Receives and reviews applications at Council meetings for renovations, new housing units, housing loans and housing renovation loans
  • Liaises with Director of Public Works and Chief and Council on all construction projects and future developments
  • Reviews rents to ensure payments are made
  • Arranges inspections of rental units and community houses for maintenance, repairs and renovations
  • Carries out annual maintenance and repairs on behalf of tenants
  • Maintains a comprehensive database on all community housing units that includes information such as what programs were accessed for building and repairs, loans outstanding, services (water, sewer, roads) available, inspection reports, condition of unit, year it was built and other unit particulars
  • Enforces all tenant agreements and explains agreement responsibilities
  • Works closely with Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC)
Comments
Tribal Council: Waabnoong Bemjiwang Association of First Nations (WBAFN) Political Territorial Organization: Union of Ontario Indians (UOI) Robinson-Huron Treaty
Magnetawan First Nation currently has 39 residential homes and four community buildings
Eligibility
Members of Magnetawan First Nation
Application Process
Copy of the housing policy and all related building applications/housing forms available at the Band Office
Fees
None
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(10) Local Government ; (50) Non Profit
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211 Ontario North
Last Verified On August 9, 2019

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