Category Archives: West End

1160 Broughton Street

This six unit infill is part of the West End Plan’s Laneway 2.0 initiative. It would see three 1-bed and three 2-bed rental units in a 4-storey block on the laneway – which now has a name: See-em-ia Lane (named for … Continue reading

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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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