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2425 Manitoba Street

Mount Pleasant continues to see new projects proposed, and built, throughout the industrial and office district. Here’s the latest, not yet showing up on the City’s website, but already apparently revised from an earlier version. It’s across the street from … Continue reading

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204 West 6th Avenue

  Another addition to the Mount Pleasant office and industrial revival, this 27,000 sq ft building is just completing, replacing a small 40-year old building. The panel colour changes with the lighting conditions – in bright sunlight it has a rich bronze tone. … Continue reading

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Sparrow – 239 Keefer Street

Here’s another Chinatown project, this time coming forward within zoning and so avoiding any potentially contentious public hearings. It’s an eight storey mixed use building originally called Keefer Gardens, but now renamed for marketing as Sparrow. It has retail uses on … Continue reading

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450 Railway Street

The zoning for ‘Railtown’, the Downtown Eastside industrial area around Railway Street was recently re-worked as ‘I-4’. Here’s the first project to reflect that zoning change, designed by Mallen Gowing Berzins Architecture (MGBA). Buildings can now potentially have five times … Continue reading

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224 West 8th Avenue

Rendition Developments have been developing a series of new I-1 zoned buildings in the Mount Pleasant Industrial area. This is, we think, the fifth designed by MGBA Architects. It’s a mid-block site, with four floors totaling 36,253 sq. ft. of … Continue reading

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7 E6th and 7 W6th Avenue

  Here’s another example of how the Mount Pleasant industrial area continues to evolve. We published the render in 2014 when this 50′ site had a 1907 house on a corner lot. By 2015 this 18,000 square foot office and industrial building … Continue reading

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2005 Quebec Street

The latest industrial/office building proposed for the Mount Pleasant area is an increasingly familiar revisit of an existing design. MGBA designed two matching buildings  already developed on 7th Avenue, and have refined those designs in this project for a three … Continue reading

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