Devonshire Consulting was founded in 2006 as a sister company to Devonshire Financial (London) Inc. Devonshire Financial is a licensed Ontario mortgage brokerage ( FSRA # 11314 ) in business since 1991.
Devonshire Consulting provides a full range of services to private and non-profit developers of affordable housing throughout Ontario. Devonshire can work with the non-profit’s staff and board and the various contracted professionals on the planning, design, finance and construction of new affordable rental projects.
Services can be limited or expanded to address the needs of an individual client and a specific project. Since 2005, Devonshire has been involved with more than a dozen affordable housing projects as a Development Consultant and has assisted in securing government grants and construction and long-term financing for 25+ projects. Founder and principal, Greg Playford has been
active for over 40 years in the development of affordable rental housing across
Ontario as a CMHC Program Manager, Finance Consultant and Development
Developing new affordable rental housing is a priority in all Canadian communities and the leadership of non-profit developers in building and managing new projects is a national success story. Non-profit developers have been able to create attractive, lasting communities that are accessible to seniors, singles, families and to persons with special needs. By mixing market rent units with affordable and special purpose units, a mixed income community that appeals to all market segments can be created