A True Seniors Living Community

The Story

Jeff Owen envisioned a new source of rental housing for seniors on fixed incomes so they could live comfortable and safe on their pensions. Jeff took the idea to local municipal government who engaged regional, provincial and federal governments in a partnership that resulted in My Owen Place.

My Owen Place opened it’s doors in February of 2011. Mostly one-bedroom units with separate kitchen and living rooms. Tenants control their own temperature – 2013 rents for a one bedroom range from $458.64 to $570.66 which includes water, hot water and heat. The Owens are proud to operate the best-constructed, well-featured, affordable rental housing for seniors in Waterloo Region.