Tag Archives: non-market

530 and 575 Drake Street

Right now there are two social service buildings on the corner of Seymour Street; Covenant House occupy a two storey converted office building at 575 Drake Street and the Immigrant Services Society were in the three storey building across the … Continue reading

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1500 Main Street

  This is undoubtedly the fastest completion of housing we’ve recorded here. We first posted in October last year, when this project was first announced. It is already completed and tenants will be moving in very soon. The 40 unit … Continue reading

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Roddan Lodge – 124 Dunlevy Avenue

In the recent announcement of new non-market housing to be funded by BC Housing, the largest project was Roddan Lodge. There’s an existing 156 unit building here, built 40 years ago and designed by Waisman Architectural Group. It is described … Continue reading

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1345 Davie Street

Here’s the other West End Plan pair of towers proposed on Davie Street by Marcon with 153 market condo units in 18 and 20 storeys over a three and four storey podium with 68 social housing units. It will replace a 1979 four storey … Continue reading

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1488 Robson Street

The images for this proposal have now shown up on the City of Vancouver website, and no doubt soon it’ll head to the Urban Design Panel. Musson Cattell Mackey have submitted a development application for a pair of towers to replace the Empire … Continue reading

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New Jubilee House

Three years ago, just as City Council approved a rezoning for a privately built 13 storey non-market housing project, details of another similar project appeared. This was a development application for the replacement of Jubilee House, to be built in conjunction … Continue reading

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1155 Thurlow Street

We first posted this very late in 2013. The West End Plan having been adopted, new development proposals started to appear. This tower had been on the radar for a while, with the rezoning submitted, and the Urban Design Panel giving it … Continue reading

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