Category Archives: West End

1040 – 1080 Barclay Street

Here’s the next West End towers proposed for a rezoning. This time Bosa and Kingswood have teamed up to propose 481 market strata units and 162 social housing units designed by Buro Ole Scheeren – the same architect who designed … Continue reading

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1150 Barclay Street

The Urban Design Panel already reviewed this proposal to “develop an 11-storey residential building consisting of 21 multi-family market strata dwellings, over 2 levels of underground parking with 42 vehicle spaces accessed from the lane”. The building currently on the … Continue reading

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1485 Davie Street

This is yet another condo and non-market housing project in the West End. It’s a development application for a 22 storey tower with 107 strata units and 51 non-market apartments. It’s by W T Leung for Vivagrand Developments. We’ve reposted … Continue reading

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1021 Burnaby Street

Not every West End project is a tower. Here’s a more modest five-st0rey building proposed for a 66′ lot. It’s designed by Francl Architecture, and if approved will have 21 units. Amazingly, the site has been vacant for many years, … Continue reading

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1515 Alberni (1500 West Georgia Street)

This dramatic design for a condo tower on West Georgia has just received unanimous support from City Council. In January 2016 we noted that it had been known for a while that Bosa Properties, in conjunction with Kingswood Capital, had … Continue reading

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1810 Alberni Street

This is the latest West End Plan tower to be submitted as a Development Application (not a rezoning). It’s for 60 residential units (36 strata and 24 affordable market rental housing units) over a small retail unit on the corner of Alberni … Continue reading

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1546 Nelson Street

  We overlooked this project back in 2014 when it was initially approved, but it’s one of the first Laneway 2.0 projects completed in the West End. The six unit rental building on the lot, dating from 1905, is unchanged, … Continue reading

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