Monthly Archives: August 2018

219 Main Street

When the City of Vancouver developed a new plan for the Downtown Eastside, many areas saw zoning changed to encourage market and non-market rental buildings. As a result, only very modest strata density was allowed, but nevertheless, this five unit … Continue reading

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1261 Hornby Street

Here’s the second residential tower proposed for Burrard Place. Originally there was a ‘junior’ version of the 54 storey first tower, (now under construction), but now a new, and different design has emerged. IBI Group, working with Los Angeles based Neil Denari, … Continue reading

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1510 West 6th Avenue

Zonda Nellis designed and showcased her unique fabric and clothing designs on the corner of West 6th and Granville for over 20 years in a building designed by A A Robins. Now her company have redeveloped the site to add four residential … Continue reading

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829 Powell Street

This project is pushing the boundary of the area we cover (the Metro Core, pretty much) but it’s an intriguing building that has certainly changed the appearance of the industrial area. As more and more small housing units get built, demand … Continue reading

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