Tag Archives: midrise

1800 Main Street

Francl Architecture designed an interesting building already approved for the south west corner of Main and West 2nd Avenue. Now there’s a new proposal across the street on the south east corner, also designed by Francl. This is for 131 … Continue reading

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131 Water Street

We anticipated this project for a while, as it has been discussed in various Heritage committees in the recent past. Now it’s a development application which has just shown up on the City’s website, showing two new seven storey mixed-use commercial/residential … Continue reading

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129 Keefer Street

James Schouw has already proposed an infill development on Keefer Street, on a 25 foot wide lot. Here’s another proposal on the next door but one lot, this one 50 feet wide, and designed in this case by Stantec Architecture. … Continue reading

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Midtown – 589 East Broadway

This project, designed by W T Leung Architects, was originally going to be developed by another company. Portliving took the project on in 2012, and it was completed a short while ago. It has 41 condos on three floors over a … 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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Five Ten Seymour Street

This project started out as something of a mystery in June 2013 – an office building for a site on the corner of West Pender and Seymour Street. There were two older 2-storey buildings, one a sushi restaurant and the other … Continue reading

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Main and Union

This still isn’t quite a rezoning proposal, but it is a pre-proposal that’s about to head to an initial public open house. It’s for a site that’s one of very few where the Downtown Eastside Plan allows the possibility of 150 … Continue reading

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