Tag Archives: Chris Dikeakos Architects

988 West Broadway Office

Blue Sky Properties submitted their development application for a 10-storey office to sit on the south-east corner of Broadway and Oak (to replace an ageing mini-mall) in fall 2011. The rezoning was approved in March 2011, so the project permits were quite fast. It … Continue reading

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320 Granville Street

320 Granville was another Downtown office rezoning proposed in 2012 to replace an ageing parkade at Granville on the south side of Cordova. Originally a tower was designed by VIA Architecture, following the recent trend of an angled element on the facade to add some … 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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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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Chinatown – 633 Main Street

Here’s the first project completed in the very small area of Chinatown where buildings can be rezoned to 150 feet in height. There’s another project by Westbank next door that’s not quite complete yet. We first saw this scheme in May 2012, and below is the model … Continue reading

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The Standard – Granville Street STIR

On Granville Street, the first STIR Project is nearing completion. STIR is Short Term Incentive for Rental, and the 100 or so small rental units will be at the south end of the Granville entertainment strip in a 10 storey … Continue reading

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