Monthly Archives: July 2017

105 Keefer Street

Merrick Architecture have redesigned a building for this corner at least five times. The four earlier versions were for a rezoning, but after a public hearing that lasted many nights, with considerable opposition to the 120 foot tall project, the developers … Continue reading

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339 East 1st Avenue

The employment ambitions for the False Creek Flats took a further step forward with another office building proposal. This is for a 6 storey 144,000 square foot building with grounf floor retail designed by IBI for Porte Holdings and the … Continue reading

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1107 Seymour Street

The details of this Downtown South project first showed up in August 2012. It’s a 15 storey rental building on the corner of Seymour and Helmcken Street. It was approved for rezoning in May 2013 to build 81 residential units and nearly 20,000 … Continue reading

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Rogers Arena towers

We first saw this project in mid 2012, and again at the start of 2013. Below is what we believe is the final version, with approved permits for all three towers. Aquilini Developments are developing the towers to wrap the … Continue reading

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Harwood and Thurlow Streets

Bosa BlueSky have submitted a rezoning for a pair of linked tower proposals. The two sites are on either side of Harwood Street’s 1000 block at Thurlow Street. While each project in this part of the West End is expected to … Continue reading

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1616 West Georgia Street

Shato Holdings, who own White Spot, have held an initial open house for a pair of condo towers they’re proposing to develop under the West End Plan. The 33 and 39 storey towers would have a 3-storey podium and 350 … Continue reading

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Smithe and Richards

Here’s the refined final design for a new Downtown South park, located on land acquired by the city for a possible park well over a decade ago. Now with Development Cost Levy funding and some of the Community Amenity Contribution … Continue reading

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