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320 Granville Street

320 Granville was another Downtown office rezoning proposed in 2012 to replace an ageing parkade at Granville on the south side of Cordova. Originally a tower was designed by VIA Architecture, following the recent trend of an angled element on the facade to add some … Continue reading

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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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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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275 West 5th Avenue

Until recently, Hudson Plating had one of the heavier industrial operations in the Mount Pleasant industrial area. Now they’ve sold that location, and some serious site remediation is taking place. PC Urban are showing a render of the project they … Continue reading

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521 West 8th Avenue

Here’s a proposed office building that comes as quite a (pleasant) surprise. Musson Cattell Mackey, architects for many of the city’s office projects, have designed a 68,000 sq ft building on a small site with single storey retail behind the … 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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Containers – Terminal Avenue

When we first noted this project five years ago it was hard to believe that all the office proposals that were lining up for approval would get built, but that didn’t seem to be slowing the developers down. Below is the … Continue reading

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