Tag Archives: hotel

888 West Broadway

This is already the location of a hotel; The Park Inn. This rezoning proposal would see two new buildings, one replacing the adjacent Fairview Pub, and one the existing hotel. Together there would be 438 hotel units (258 short-term and 180 long-term … Continue reading

Posted in West Broadway | Tagged , | Leave a comment

733 Beatty Street

The YWCA Hotel on Beatty Street are proposing a 65 room addition to their existing facility. The first phase was completed in 1995, and the second phase was always intended in the design. Now the plans to complete the building have … Continue reading

Posted in Downtown | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Parq (Vancouver Urban Resort) – 39 Smithe Street

The on-again, off-again casino project for the western end of BC Place stadium is finally open, about a year after it was initially intended, although there are still some last-minute finishing touches on the curtain wall. When it was approved we described … Continue reading

Posted in Downtown, North East False Creek | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

833 West Pender Street

This project came as quite a surprise. Edward Chapman’s menswear store, next to the old Stock Exchange office tower project, wasn’t incorporated into that development site. It looked as if it would be an unfortunate orphan, but now the Executive Group … Continue reading

Posted in Downtown | Tagged , , | 4 Comments

118-150 Robson Street

Here’s another Robson Street tower proposal. This is a proposed rezoning, and it’s at the eastern end of the street where the Catholic Charities building currently sits (once the Northern Electric Company Building, built in 1928 and 1947). The existing Catholic Charities Men’s … Continue reading

Posted in Downtown | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

399 East 1st Avenue

Onni have completed their artists live/work project on Great Northern Way called Canvas. Last summer they submitted a four building development application for a site close by, part of the University Campus rezoning. The initial proposal was for four buildings – two 13 and … Continue reading

Posted in False Creek | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment