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1166 West Pender Street

New office projects continue to appear in Downtown. Reliance Holdings are proposing a 358,000 sq. ft. building to replace a rather tired and quite a bit smaller building. The new tower has a small retail unit on the main floor, and … Continue reading

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1055 Vernon Drive

While the Mount Pleasant industrial area has seen a lot of new projects since the change to the zoning allowed more office space, provided industrial was provided as well, things have been slower in the Clark Drive area. Here the … Continue reading

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Ormidale Block – West Hastings Street

The Ormidale Block has been around since 1900. Originally designed by G W Grant, it saw several architectural indignities over the years as the neighbourhood fell from its bustling past. Revitalisation is rapidly improving the business viability of this stretch of West Hastings … Continue reading

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988 West Broadway Office

Blue Sky Properties submitted their development application for a 10-storey office to sit on the south-east corner of Broadway and Oak (to replace an ageing mini-mall) in fall 2011. The rezoning was approved in March 2011, so the project permits were quite fast. It … Continue reading

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1394 Robson Street

Until last month the Robsonstrasse Hotel sat on this site. Now the 1955 apartment building has been cleared; (it was converted to hotel use in 1976). The development application is for a four storey building (with a double height main … Continue reading

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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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565 Great Northern Way

This office development is just completing on the new campus of Emily Carr University on the south side of the False Creek Flats. Designed by Perkins + Will for PCI, it has around 150,000 sq ft of office in 7 storeys … Continue reading

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