Tag Archives: Ankenman Marchand Architects

138 East 8th Avenue

The Urban Design Panel have already reviewed, and supported this innovative housing project in Mount Pleasant. The innovative aspect is to use stacked modular construction. It isn’t the first project in the city to use this approach, and there are … Continue reading

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Gabriola – 1523 Davie Street

The former home of sugar magnate B T Rogers has seen better days. Named after the island where the stone to build it was cut, Gabriola went from being a family home to a chopped up rental building and then, … Continue reading

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1529 Comox Street

Here’s another West End laneway 2.0 project, which like a number of others in the area is designed by Ankenman Marchand for Carrera Management. This is larger than some of the other proposals, with 15 rental units on four floors. It … Continue reading

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1546 Nelson Street

We neglected to post this project back in 2014 when it was initially approved, but it will be one of the first Laneway 2.0 projects completed in the West End. The six unit rental building on the lot, dating from … Continue reading

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1150 Comox Street

Although the Mole Hill housing project was completed nearly 15 years ago, there are still a few privately owned lots that could see further change. Mole Hill’s collection of early houses was acquired with the idea of increasing the size … Continue reading

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Synchro – 377 East Broadway

The potential developments that could be built along East Broadway are relatively numerous, but the take up of those opportunities has been quite slow. (West Broadway has seen far more activity). Here’s an exception; a 5-storey 29-unit residential over retail building designed … Continue reading

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1601 Comox Street

Grace Court is a 1912 7-storey 26 unit concrete apartment building designed by R MacKay Fripp for D D Hutchinson. When it was built it cost $40,000 and filled just over half the lot it sits on. Recent changes to the West … Continue reading

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