Category Archives: West End

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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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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1068-1080 Burnaby Street and 1318 Thurlow Street

Here’s another West End tower that can be developed thanks to the West End Plan. This is very similar to a nearby tower proposal by the same architects and developers, this is for a 30 storey tower designed by NSDA and now to be developed … Continue reading

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Harwood and Thurlow Streets

Bosa BlueSky have submitted a rezoning for a pair of linked tower proposals. The two sites are on either side of Harwood Street’s 1000 block at Thurlow Street. While each project in this part of the West End is expected to … Continue reading

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