We support thriving, equitable and inclusive local economies and communities by curating a balanced portfolio of commercial spaces.


A commercial lease and property management social enterprise.

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The people steering and working at CIRES are industry professionals.

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CIRES holds a Head Lease with BC Housing on its initial portfolio.

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Who Are We?

CIRES is a social enterprise designed to operate a balanced commercial property portfolio that leases space for uses that will ensure affordable goods and services are available to low-income residents.

Latest Updates

Bookkeeper Needed
Friday, August 13, 2021

We are looking for a part-time bookkeeper to join our team providing support to our Financial Officer with various projects for CIRES and the Washington Community Market. 

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Beat the Heat
Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Beat the Heat. Overheating during hot weather can harm your health and cause heat-related illnesses.

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Project Coordinator Needed
Monday, April 19, 2021

The Coordinated Community Response Network (CCRN) is seeking a Project Coordinator. This is a twelve (12) month contract position and will be administratively held within CIRES.  

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