Laneway Homes

Latest Proposed Changes for Vancouver Laneway Homes

In the interest of keeping up to date with the latest possibilities on the Vancouver laneway housing scene, it’s important to note, especially if you’re considering having one constructed on your property, that some changes to the regulations have recently been proposed. Supporters of laneway homes are optimistic. The potential changes aim to both: fast-track processes of approval for one-story coach houses expand zoning to allow them in all single-family... Read more »

Put Your Finger on the Pulse of Laneway Homes

The buzz about local laneway homes just keeps growing, and with good reason. In the three short years since Vancouver’s laneway housing bylaw came into being, numerous homeowners are discovering the boons and benefits of having one of these handy structures added to their property. Laneway homes are commonly being constructed to take up the same footprint as an existing garage, but don’t despair if there isn’t a garage or... Read more »

Benefits of Laneway Homes

Since the passing of a new bylaw in 2009, building laneway homes in Vancouver has become an appealing option for progressive Vancouver residents. Experienced custom home builders know the ins and outs of this relatively new and exciting housing opportunity. When you think about it, laneway homes are the ideal choice in a number of situations. Your grown kids are starting their own families, but haven’t yet got the resources... Read more »

WHAT THEY SAY

Some Testimonials from Our Past Clients

Kerr Construction designed and built our bathroom, which we love. Fabulous and economical design choices, excellent quality work and the final result is fabulous. Well...

Chrystal, Vancouver

HomeStars Review

My wife and I recently hired Kerr Construction to complete a reno of our living and dining room on our family home in North Vancouver....

D & J, North Vancouver

Homestars and Yelp Review

I had mold in my bathroom, which I was quite concerned about. I called Kerr Construction to do an estimate on dealing with that and...

T. L., Burnaby

Yelp.ca Review

Kerr Construction did repairs at the back of my house replacing some rotting cedar boards. They also built a shed addition giving me extra outdoor...

Havlock, Vancouver

HomeStars Review

Good Job overall! The job was for a reno of the bathroom. The job was done overall very well … the contractor was friendly and...

Aatma, Coquitlam

HomeStars Review

Kitchen Renovation. All trades were wonderful, cleaned up every day, on time, pleasant to have around, and the finished product was totally up to our...

AGS, Westside

HomeStars Review

Kerr Construction has been consistent in quality work and good service. They kept us up to date, showed up on time, provided good time estimates,...

TL, Vancouver

Homestars review

We hired Kerr Construction to tear down our 25 year old North Van bungalow right down to the concrete foundations, and then rebuild it 50%...

Kaufman, North Van

Google Review

This is the best team I have ever worked with. I am most satisfied with Kerr’s prompt response and unflappable approach when there were problems,...

Vancouver, BC

GuildQuality Review

Kerr Construction did a major renovation on our home, we got exactly what we wanted with no corners cut. The job took a little longer...

B.C., Vancouver

Homestars Review

HOW WE WORK

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Detailed Planning,
Skilled Workmanship

At Kerr we think through all the little details
and how things will function, like which way doors
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The Homeowner is
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