For further information on application requirements, see 187 E 3rd’s infrastructure page.

Applications are due October 15th, 2021. You may save your progress using the “Save & Continue” function located at the bottom of the form.

Located in Vancouver’s Mount Pleasant neighbourhood, 187 E 3rd features 30 affordable housing units for low and modest income artists and their families. The building is owned by the City of Vancouver and operated by 221A Artist Housing Society in partnership with the Community Land Trust. Eligible applicants are artists and their families that meet income requirements. Housing tenants will be selected through a lottery process based on unit type and income limits.

Purpose of this Form & Confidentiality

This form is designed to collect specific information from prospective tenants applying to live in the affordable artist housing units at 187 E 3rd Ave in accordance with the Personal Information Protection Act (PIPA). 221A Artist Housing Society (221A AHS)  uses this information to determine your eligibility for housing and the type of accommodation that will best suit your needs.

We will employ all reasonable safeguards to ensure your information is kept confidential. Records of unsuccessful applications will be kept for one (1) year, if we do not hear from you annually, your application will be removed and deleted.

Application assistance

The estimated time it takes to complete this form: 30-45 minutes.

To ensure the participation of people living with disabilities, people who do not have access to specific technology, and/or people who otherwise require assistance, staff will offer telephone or in-person assistance for the completion of the following forms and documentation as well as to support participation in site tours and orientation. If you need assistance with this form, please contact us at


After you submit your application, we may contact you for further information about your application. You will be notified of the status of your application by October 22th, 2021. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions or need to update information on your application. Contact: