Monthly Archives: May 2018

2200 Yukon Street

Three Vets operated a grandfathered retail store in an industrial zone in Mount Pleasant for many years. They sold the building and closed the business a few months ago, and now the project to replace the store has been submitted. … Continue reading

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405 Railway Street

This is another project to come along under the relatively recent ‘I-4’ zoning in ‘Railtown’. The architects are OMB (Office of Mcfarlane Biggar Architects + Designers) and the client is Niels Bendtsen of Inform Interiors and his furniture company, Bensen, … Continue reading

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777 Pacific Boulevard

The City of Vancouver wrapped up consultation nearly a year ago on a plan for the North East False Creek area, including the land that will be freed up when the viaducts are removed, and the Plaza of Nations. One … Continue reading

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1551 Quebec Street

This is the final building in Concert Properties’ Southeast False Creek development. The non-market building and Voda are complete, Navio is nearing completion, and this is the final phase. It’s designed by the Vancouver office of ZGF (of Portland) with … Continue reading

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555 West Cordova Street

We first featured this controversial contemporary office project in January 2015, and reposted six months later. Now there’s a new version of this office proposal on the way – although there are no images yet, so we’re leaving the earlier version here … Continue reading

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Ellsworth – 2290 Main Street

  We first featured 2290 Main Street at the end of January 2013, and showed the picture (below) of the model of the building designed by Arno Matis in the fall of that year. Council approved the rezoning, it received a Development Permit … Continue reading

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150 Water and 151 West Cordova Street

Here are two related development proposals for the City of Vancouver. In 2004 the former Woodwards parkades were rebuilt and redesigned by Henriquez Partners architects, with a new façade of office space along Water Street. The huge basement space was … Continue reading

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