Background material

This material provides an overview on HIC, our approach to the financing and our work with the affordable housing sector.

Introductory presentation (PDF version)

Introductory presentation (PDF version)

HIC Brochure (English)

HIC Brochure (English)

HIC Brochure (Français)

HIC Brochure (Français)


Evaluation Criteria

Wondering if your project is a fit for HIC? This material will help you see how HIC evaluates applications for financing and the information required.

HIC evaluates lending proposals based on a range of criteria. We seek to ensure that projects meet community housing goals, are financially sound and demonstrate an adequate degree of risk mitigation.

English Materials:

French Materials


Housing Investment Corporation Underwriters walk through the steps to develop a pro forma.

Whether you're planning to develop in the next few years, or just want a better understanding of the use of pro formas, this webinar is for you.

You’ll learn what calculations to include, as well as how the pro forma can be used to test alternative development scenarios and determine project feasibility. This webinar was delivered in partnership with the Housing Services Corporation as part of their SHARE webinar and event series.