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1290 Homer Street

Here is the now released illustration of a proposal to add three floors to the MacPherson & Teetzel warehouse in Yaletown that sold in 2016 for $9.75m. The new structure will include seismic improvements for the existing building, which will be … 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. Designed … Continue reading

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Lightworks – 22 East 5th Avenue

  The initial Urban Design Panel review of this Mount Pleasant industrial/office project sent it away for further design work. Now re-worked, christened ‘Lightworks’ and constructed over the past year and a half, the project incorporates the façade (or the corner) … Continue reading

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2200 Yukon Street

Three Vets operated a grandfathered retail store in an industrial zone in Mount Pleasant for many years. They sold the building and closed the business a few months ago, and now the project to replace the store has been submitted. … Continue reading

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555 West Cordova Street

We first featured this controversial contemporary office project in January 2015, and reposted six months later. Now there’s a new version of this office proposal on the way – although there are no images yet, so we’re leaving the earlier version here … Continue reading

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The Post – 349 West Georgia

Various designs and ideas circulated about what would happen to the 1950s Post Office that fills an entire city block. In November 2016 Musson Cattell Mackey submitted a rezoning that would have seen an office tower, some large format retail and two residential … Continue reading

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155 Water Street

This Gastown project is finally moving ahead, after getting the thumbs up from the Urban Design Panel in 2015. This is a more recent render; the initial proposal is shown below. The façades of the two storey 151 Water St will be retained, … Continue reading

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