Tag Archives: Gair Williamson

450 Gore Avenue

Here’s a new completed market rental building on the Strathcona / Chinatown edge, first proposed four years ago. 450 Gore Avenue was a long-abandoned gas station site, and this rezoning designed by Gair Williamson has 81 small market rental units. The … Continue reading

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245 East Georgia Street

The 200 block of East Georgia Street already has an innovative nine storey building on a 25 foot wide lot, called The Flats. Now four years later there’s another building that’s the same width on the same block. This project has … Continue reading

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95 West Hastings Street

Here’s another long-anticipated Downtown Eastside project. Holborn have owned the site across Abbott Street from Woodwards for many years. Now they’ve submitted a development application to build a 10-storey mixed-use building with 132 units of secured market rental housing over commercial … Continue reading

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626 Alexander Street

We posted the plans for this building when it was proposed almost exactly two years ago – and here it is finished. Because the new Downtown Eastside plan restricted the potential for condo ownership in the DEOD part of the DTES … Continue reading

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Bench – 353 Railway Street

Here’s a 35,000 square foot office planned for Railtown; the industrial area rapidly becoming an office and commercial area on the edge of the Downtown Eastside. Designed by Gair Williamson it will sit on a vacant site next to one … Continue reading

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Cordovan – 555 East Cordova Street

This modest Downtown Eastside development application got support from the Urban Design Panel at the end of 2012, sales started at the end of 2013, and now it’s pretty much completed. It’s a small infill project designed by Gair Williamson and developed … Continue reading

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Paris Annex

We held off adding this project until August 2011 so that we didn’t spook it, but once the concrete formwork reached the second floor level we thought we could safely assume that Paris Annex was on its way to completion. And here it is within a … Continue reading

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