Category Archives: South East False Creek

Pinnacle on the Park – East 1st Avenue

Here’s the sales render for a twice rezoned South East False Creek 18- storey tower. Pinnacle and their architects, Bingham Hill, obtained an earlier rezoning several years ago for a slightly smaller building on the last site they own in … Continue reading

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1715 Cook Street (220 West 1st Avenue)

This rezoning proposal in Southeast False Creek is for a 10 storey rental building with 104 units. It’s proposed under the City of Vancouver’s Rental 100 policy, so would only have 50 underground parking spaces. It’s designed by Chris Dikeakos … Continue reading

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Quebec and 2nd Avenue

Here’s a proposal that we hadn’t envisaged: MEC will be moving from West Broadway to a new 3-storey building in Southeast False Creek. Designed by Proscenium Architecture, who also designed the new MEC headquarters, it will have a 45,000 sq … Continue reading

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Block 100

Another piece in the South East False Creek patchwork of sites is just about completed. It’s another Onni project for a site that has a frontage to both Quebec Street and Main Street (addressed as 1699 Main), two sites south … Continue reading

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Proximity – West 2nd Avenue

Here’s the completed 11 storey building called Proximity, designed by IBI/HB for Bastion, and a partner to Opsal, the 24 storey tower on the same block. The iconic Opsal Steel sheds were dismantled and carried off site for clean up and later re-assembled and … Continue reading

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371 West 2nd Avenue

Here’s a rezoning proposal to fill in another of the remaining jigsaw pieces in Southeast False Creek. DYS Architecture have submitted a proposal for 132 condo units in a 12 storey building for the corner of Wylie and W 2nd. … Continue reading

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The One A – West First Avenue

We noted a few weeks ago that Pinnacle’s ‘The One’ had completed their first building, but the second was still being finished. So here it is; one of the most dramatically pointy buildings we’ve seen – a feature that wasn’t … Continue reading

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