Category Archives: Mount Pleasant

137 East 4th Avenue

The office projects are continuing to show up in Mount Pleasant. Here’s a seven storey tech office over industry building proposed in the new I-1A zone that allows higher density developments close to Main Street. This would see 58,000 square feet of … Continue reading

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Duke – 333 East 11th Avenue

We first featured this substantial rental residential building on the corner of East 11th and Kingsway in June 2013. The design, by Acton Ostry, was changed following an initial rejection by the Urban Design Panel. The first version had 13 storeys with 195 … Continue reading

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870 East 8th Avenue

This is an affordable rental building that’s already been rezoned, and is now submitted for its Development Permit. Called ‘Mi Casa’, The Red Door Housing Society currently have a 22 unit 1986 building here, on three floors. This is a 51 … Continue reading

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Vya – 235 Kingsway

This condo project in Mount Pleasant first appeared here in 2014. It’s on Kingsway, right next door to a rental building (nearing completion). This wasn’t a rezoning, and it had no problems with the Urban Design Panel. The sales render (above) was a … Continue reading

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101 West 6th Avenue

The projects in Mount Pleasant’s industrial and commercial area just keep coming. This application for a modest 18,000 square feet of industrial and office space designed by Ekistics Architecture doesn’t have a render from ground level, but this gives an … Continue reading

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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 16,000 sq ft of retail at … Continue reading

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35 and 43 West 6th Avenue

Like #20 buses, projects seem to sometimes come along one behind the other. So here’s another Mount Pleasant industrial/office project that’s also proposing to retain and restore a remaining residential unit – in this case the 1901 Coulter House, which … Continue reading

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