Two-Storey Laneway Suites in Toronto
Fixed-price, prefabricated housing with pre-set design options. Laneway housing delivered with certainty.
Make use of your urban laneway property, whether you intend to use it as generational housing, a guesthouse, a home office, or a rental property for supplementary income.
R-Hauz manages the entire process of laneway housing production; from property assessment, to permit approvals, to assembly, to construction and delivery.
With two distinct architectural designs to choose from, you can select the suite that suits you. All designs have been created to meet the City of Toronto Laneway Housing Guidelines.
The most cost effective way to increase the supply of housing is to provide property owners with the ability to solve their housing needs by unlocking the potential of their existing land.– Leith Moore, Founder & Developer
R-Suite Design Option
The Elevation models are classic and timeless. With two exterior facades to select from, their models fit on the widest range of lots, and suit many of the traditional homes with back lanes in Toronto.
Founded in 2006 by The Beaches natives Maxine Shabsove and Julia Bourque, Elevation Architects specializes in custom homes. Talented and innovative, yet practical and approachable, Elevation provides stylish and livable places for real people.
R-Suite Design Option
The Superkül model looks like it sounds, super cool. Our most modern, avant-garde model for larger lots and those looking for an addition that stands out on the lane.
Superkül is the Toronto-based architecture studio led by Andre D’Elia and Meg Graham. Founded in 2002 upon a body of professional experience in Canada and abroad, the firm has been recognized as a leading Canadian design practice. Its commitment to excellence, pragmatism and advanced building technologies has resulted in numerous awards and publication in local, national and international contexts.
Advantages of R-Suite
R-Hauz builds to a standard that exceeds municipal and provincial building code standards for energy efficiency. The building envelope is designed to minimize heat loss in cold seasons, and increase indoor air quality and humidity control, reducing operating costs and your carbon footprint. Our dedication to sustainability is furthered with our suite of “green” features:
- Electric power rather than gas
- Green Roof
- Grey water recycling
- Light Emitting Diode lighting (LED)
- Energy Star appliances
- Energy Recovery Ventilators (ERV)
- Low-flow plumbing fixtures
Advantages of R-Suite
Fixed Cost + Timeline
Our panelized construction enables prefabrication offsite to reduce assembly time onsite. We are able to bring you cost savings to our products through the repeatability of our products.
- Industrial offsite assembly in plant provides for superior craftsmanship and quality control
- Faster onsite construction
- Reduced noise for your neighbours and community
We offer a seamless turnkey service from design selection to occupancy. We have a client service team ready to help you select the right R-Suite model for you by providing detailed explanations of their benefits and features. We offer a complimentary property assessment- all we need is your address to get started!
Once you have selected your R-Suite, we manage everything from approvals, permits and utility connections to onsite construction, warranty and service work.
R-Suite laneway suites are a select, order, permit and build process – with only 8 weeks of onsite construction. This compares to over a year long end-to-end process for a custom onsite build.
R-Hauz is here to guide you through R-Process. Begin with a smart financing solution to ensure a seamless experience. R-Hauz has partnered with CIBC’s Mobile Mortgage Advisors who specialize in construction financing and Progress Draw Mortgages, to help ensure you have the financing you need every step of the way. To start your application process please contact us.
Rhenti helps property owners find good renters faster, easier, and with transparency. R-Hauz has partnered with Rhenti to provide laneway suite owners with a month of Rhenti Premium for free ensuring your listing will be posted on the Rhenti platform and pushed to all major listing sites to gain mass awareness for your rental. The Rhenti platform helps you to list easily and quickly.