Monthly Archives: September 2016

1640 Alberni Street

This tall tower from the West End Plan was proposed in fall 2016. It was a little different; the architect is from Vancouver; Francl Architecture, and the building was proposed by Hollyburn Properties as a rental tower. The 42 storey … Continue reading

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1345 Davie Street

Here’s the other West End Plan pair of towers called Mirabel proposed on Davie Street by Marcon with 153 market condo units in 18 and 20 storeys over a three and four storey podium with 68 social housing units. It will replace a 1979 … Continue reading

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Landmark – 1488 Robson Street

The images for this proposal showed up on the City of Vancouver website in the fall of 2016. Musson Cattell Mackey submitted the development application for a pair of towers to replace the Empire Landmark Hotel. The hotel has 34 hotel floors over … Continue reading

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Canvas – 401 Great Northern Way

When we added this project to the blog in February 2013 Onni had a number of projects on the go, including this scheme that didn’t take long to obtain approval as it wasn’t a rezoning. It’s nominally an artist live/work development containing a total … Continue reading

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1176 Burnaby Street

It’s been a while since we’ve seen a proposal based on the West End Plan’s ‘Laneway 2.0’ policy. Here’s a new laneway infill designed by Stewart Howard Architects for nine rental units in what appears to be a four storey building with a … Continue reading

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