Church building on most expensive land

Re: “Misconceptions about Oak Bay suites,” letter, March 7.

In asking his question: “Why would anyone build affordable housing on the most expensive lots in the region?” the letter-writer might have illuminated the intransigence of Oak Bay United Church in addressing the neighbourhood consternation over the church’s proposed bloated development.

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Perhaps you would build affordable housing on the most expensive land only if you could build a disproportionately massive structure. You might also ask: How affordable will homes, which must bleed a continuing cash infusion into a floundering church building, be?

Martha McNeely

Oak Bay

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