Focus Consulting Inc.

Specializing in housing policy research, housing strategy, financial feasibility and market analysis.


Steve is frequently invited to speak at workshops and conferences both in Canada and internationally. Here you can find copies of presentations, including a keynote presentation Australian National Housing Conference Implementing National Housing Policy in a Federal State: the Canadian Experience, Darwin August 30, 2019, and Rental Housing in Canada’s Cities: Challenges & Responses (with Duncan Maclennan) presentation to FCM Big City Mayors Caucus, Vancouver, BC May 2, 2019

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Research Reports


Since it’s inception in 1994, Focus Consulting has completed over 180 reports for a wide range of clients including; numerous municipalities, provincial and federal ministries and agencies, and a number of national and provincial associations and trade bodies. These are listed here under reports, by year

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Congratulations Steve on your Leadership Award!! Very well deserved to say the least. You have been the go to guy for insightful ideas and analysis in housing for a long time. Your impact has been huge from coast to coast.

Gary Glauser – Executive Director New Brunswick Non Profit Housing Association