Tag Archives: IBI Group

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

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Wohlsein – 311 East 6th Avenue

  This project was a bit of a mystery when it appeared as a proposal in 2014. It’s had an address in Mount Pleasant, a bit of a description: “To develop new mixed use building with artist studios and residential units” and a … Continue reading

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1296 West Broadway

The Denny’s on West Broadway, with its surface parking lot, has been an obvious contender for redevelopment for years. Here’s a rezoning to build a 16-storey mixed-use building with retail at grade and 153 rental units above. As illustrated so far, … Continue reading

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Fifth – 380 W 5th Avenue

The zoning in the Mount Pleasant Industrial area was ‘tweaked’ in 2013. Now developers can have up to double the site area in office use, provided they build the same as the site area as industrial-type space. (There is a … Continue reading

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1335 Howe Street

Today the Quality Inn Downtown, on Howe Street, is a 7-storey mid block building. It started life as the somewhat smaller Villa Hotel, and is currently temporary non-market housing, but it’ll be replaced with something altogether larger. In 2013 Ramsay … Continue reading

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1280 Burrard Street

The Burrard Place condo and office project received a rezoning in 2013, and the first tower is now under construction. The developers said some time ago that the next phase would be the office, car dealer and retail building proposed … Continue reading

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801 Pacific Street

This seven storey cultural building is proposed for the vacant site where Tony Roma’s restaurant used to stand. It would have Studio/Office/Design Space on upper floors over Rehearsal and Gallery spaces. The design is a simple series of metal and translucent panels, … Continue reading

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