Torbram Road

  • Start date: November 2014
  • Expected completion date: December 2017
18 homes
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build updates

build updates

June 8, 2017

We're crossing the finish line with the Torbram Build! Families are set to move in this month. The brick is finished and we are working on cleaning up the build site, and exterior items.

  • May 10, 2017

    We're nearing the end now for the last block of homes at Torbram Rd! We are at the drywall and priming stage for the last five homes.

  • April 5, 2017

    We have started drywall on our last block of homes at Torbram Rd! Enbridge Gas and Distribution is currently on site, providing gas services.

  • March 8, 2017

    We are ready to start insulation, and drywall for our last block of homes at Torbram Build!

  • February 8, 2017

    The roof trusses and shingling will be going on this week. We are ready to begin the mechanical work inside.

  • January 12, 2017

    We are currently working on floor framing on the second floor of the homes in Block C.

  • December 17, 2016

    Beginning the second floors on the final block of homes which will house 5 more families.

  • November 10, 2016

    Moving onto the third block of homes on this site. Crew leaders, crew, and volunteers are working on backfill and also working on the floor and walls.

  • October 20, 2016

    Finished excavating the final block of homes on this site and beginning framing. Working on landscaping in the park and drywall is being installed on the second block of homes, along with insulation and trimming.

  • September 21, 2016

    Drywall is installed in Block B. Insulation and trim underway.

  • August 18, 2016

    Drywall being installed in Block B. Started getting ready for Block C by digging up land.

  • July 12, 2016

    Bricks are being laid on Block B, and insulation and drywall are being installed. We are getting ready to start digging up land for construction of Block C.

  • June 1, 2016

    The roof is on Block B, and working on installing windows, and framing. Getting ready for drywall.

  • May 11, 2016

    Continued to make progress on four significant home building projects in the GTA. Almost ready for four families to move into homes on blocks A and D, while we continue to build 3rd floor walls on Block B. Next steps on Block B will be to get the roof on later this month. Will also be working to install windows and get ready for drywall inside.

  • April 15, 2016

    We're currently working on framing of Block B and finishing three units on Block D.

  • March 21, 2016

    Drywall is complete and interiors are freshly painted in the three remaining homes in Block D. With the great weather, framing in the five homes of Block B is moving along nicely.

  • February 4, 2016

    Drywall is being completed in the three remaining homes in Block D. And, with the great weather, framing in the five homes of Block B is moving along nicely.

  • January 8, 2016

    Two homes were completed in time for the holidays. Volunteers continue to work on drywall within the 3 remaining homes in Block D. Framing also continues for the 5 homes in Block B.

  • November 13, 2015

    Interior work continues on 3 homes in Block D while volunteers work hard to complete the other 2 homes on this block in time for family move-ins this December. Framing is also underway for the 5 homes in Block B.

  • September 9, 2015

    The first three homes are set to be complete in preparation for family move-ins this month. Volunteers continue working on insulation, drywall, and siding on five homes in Block D.

  • June 30, 2015

    Volunteers continue to work on finishing activities in Block A (3 houses) in order to get them ready for families later this summer. Framing inspection has been passed for Block D (5 units) allowing us to begin to perform interior work.

  • June 11, 2015

    Volunteers finished framing Block D (units) and trades took care of trusses and shingle installation. Currently, volunteers are working on closing and framing interior walls while trades are installing mechanical and plumbing.

  • January 15, 2015

    Volunteers are currently working on insulation on three homes. The roofs for another five homes will be installed by the end of January.

  • December 13, 2014

    Work is underway on Blocks A and D. Roof work is being done on Block A and the 1st floor is now on Block D.

  • November 14, 2014

    Volunteers are working on raising the third floor walls on three homes, and will begin framing and cappping floors for another five homes

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what we’re building

We’re currently building the final block of townhomes as part of a multi-year build in Brampton for 18 local families in need of affordable housing.   We're committed to keeping the community informed about our plans and build schedule. Check back for frequent project updates and to view our build progress on our live webcam, courtesy of UCITOnline.