About Hannelore

On the site of the Oakridge Lutheran Church, a new mixed-use development is taking shape. Above two levels of parking are a retail space, the new Oakridge Lutheran Church, and 4 levels of affordable rental housing.  

46 rental homes will offer a range of layouts, unit types, and rents. Studios, 1 bedrooms and 2 bedroom apartments are scheduled to be available for rent on December 1, 2019.

Hannelore will be jointly owned and operated by the OLC Housing Society and Catalyst Community Developments Society.


Hannelore is located in Oakridge near the corner of Cambie Street & 41st Avenue, in close proximity to a variety of amenities and transit services:

  • Oakridge Shopping Centre
  • Langara Family YMCA and Langara College
  • Oakridge-41st Avenue Canada Line SkyTrain Station
  • Queen Elizabeth Park
  • Hillcrest Community Centre
  • Jamieson Elementary School
  • Eric Hamber Secondary School/Churchill Secondary School

Floor Plans

Homes come with various features such as Energy Star appliances, low-flow plumbing fixtures, and environmentally preferable low-VOC paints and finishes. Each home features in-suite washer and dryer.

Note: Click / tap the image to download a PDF copy of the floor plan.


Prospective tenants will be asked to provide confirmation of their most recent gross household income. Maximum household income and rental range for each home type is shown in the tables below.

Rent at 2019 City of Vancouver Rental 100 Rates

Floor Plan3 Home Size Max Annual Household Income4 Rent
Studio (Unit Type A) 468sf $70,720 $1,591
1 Bedroom (Unit Types B, C) 598sf $82,240 $1,850
2 Bedroom (Unit Types D, E, F) 812sf – 916sf $108,120 $2,433

3The size of home available to a household is determined by the Canadian National Occupancy Standards.

4The Maximum household income and rent is influenced by City of Vancouver Rental 100. This table shows the information from 2019.

The Owner

OLC Housing Society

The OLC Housing Society was established to meet the housing needs of the community. We are very excited to bring these homes to the Oakridge area through the beautiful Hannelore.

For more information about the Oakridge Lutheran Church, click here.

Catalyst Community Developments Society

Catalyst is a BC-based not-for-profit society. We create vibrant, affordable, and inspiring spaces for living and working. We care passionately about providing affordable homes that are well located, attractively designed, comfortable and efficient to operate.

Further Information

Hannelore will be a smoke-free environment (including outdoor areas).


Rental application forms will become available here.

For other further information and general inquiries, please use the form below.