Monthly Archives: February 2017

131 Water Street

We anticipated this project for a while, as it has been discussed in various Heritage committees in the recent past. Now it’s a development application which has just shown up on the City’s website, showing two new seven storey mixed-use commercial/residential … Continue reading

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129 Keefer Street

James Schouw has already proposed an infill development on Keefer Street, on a 25 foot wide lot. Here’s another proposal on the next door but one lot, this one 50 feet wide, and designed in this case by Stantec Architecture. … Continue reading

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399 East 1st Avenue

Onni have completed their artists live/work project on Great Northern Way called Canvas. Last summer they submitted a four building development application for a site close by, part of the University Campus rezoning. The initial proposal was for four buildings – two 13 and … Continue reading

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1500 Main Street

  This is undoubtedly the fastest completion of housing we’ve recorded here. We first posted in October last year, when this project was first announced. It is already completed and tenants will be moving in very soon. The 40 unit … Continue reading

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Midtown – 589 East Broadway

This project, designed by W T Leung Architects, was originally going to be developed by another company. Portliving took the project on in 2012, and it was completed a short while ago. It has 41 condos on three floors over a … Continue reading

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Wohlsein – 311 East 6th Avenue

  This project was a bit of a mystery when it appeared as a proposal in 2014. It’s had an address in Mount Pleasant, a bit of a description: “To develop new mixed use building with artist studios and residential units” and a … Continue reading

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1445 West Georgia Street

This tower has been in the works for some time, and James Cheng has just submitted the rezoning application for a 46 storey, 514 foot tall tower. If approved as submitted it would have 128 condos on a tight flatiron … Continue reading

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