Category Archives: Mount Pleasant

425 West 6th Avenue

This is a surprisingly large office building proposed as a rezoning in the Mount Pleasant area close to the West Broadway and Olympic Village transit stations. Designed by IBI Group for Cressey, the building would have 171,652 sq ft of space, with … Continue reading

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102 E 4th Avenue and 110 East 5th Avenue

Here are two development applications on nearby sites, both designed by Henriquez Partners Architects to meet the new Mount Pleasant tech zoning areas (I1-A and I1-B). The 4th Avenue building would be an 8-storey mixed-use building with just under 150,000 sq. ft. of space, 30,000 … Continue reading

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110 West 5th Avenue

This is another project in the jigsaw puzzle of higher density industrial and commercial buildings to be built in the Mount Pleasant industrial area, It’s a four storey building with access to the roof from a fifth storey overrun, designed … Continue reading

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138 East 8th Avenue

The Urban Design Panel have already reviewed, and supported this innovative housing project in Mount Pleasant. The innovative aspect is to use stacked modular construction. It isn’t the first project in the city to use this approach, and there are … Continue reading

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2250 Yukon Street

This is another Mount Pleasant industrial/office project. It’s designed by Florian Maurer (of Penticton) for Fast+Epp, a noted local firm of structural engineers, (they were involved in the design of Van Dusen Gardens visitor’s centre and the Richmond Oval). The building will … Continue reading

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77 East Broadway

We know few details about this development application, because it hasn’t shown up on the City’s website yet, although it was submitted in 2016. It has however already taken a trip to the Urban Design Panel, who were unenthusiastic about … Continue reading

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224 West 8th Avenue

Rendition Developments have been developing a series of new I-1 zoned buildings in the Mount Pleasant Industrial area. This is, we think, the fifth designed by MGBA Architects. It’s a mid-block site, with four floors totaling 36,253 sq. ft. of … Continue reading

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