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2030 Barclay Street

The gradual infilling of the West End continues. Here’s a proposal designed by SHIFT Architecture with Henriquez Partners for a 10 storey 19 unit condo building on Barclay, near Stanley Park. If approved, it will replace a four storey strata titled … 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 … Continue reading

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1555 Robson Street

IBI Group have already designed a new tower on this block of Robson Street – across the street and up the hill a little way at 1500 Robson. Now they have designed a 28 storey tower for the corner of … Continue reading

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1445 West Georgia Street

This tower has been in the works for some time, and architect James Cheng submitted the rezoning application for a 46 storey, 514 foot tall tower in February 2017. As originally submitted it would have had 128 condos – later … Continue reading

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The Charleson – 1396 Richards Street

We first saw a tower proposed for 1300 Richards (now renamed as 498 Drake Street) in 2012, and it was approved for development a year later. The Charleson is a 43 storey tower that bookends the block; it was submitted at almost the same time and is just completing. Like 1300 … Continue reading

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1296 West Broadway

The Denny’s on West Broadway, with its surface parking lot, has been an obvious contender for redevelopment for years. An application was submitted in early 2017, and has been rezoned to allow a 16-storey mixed-use building with retail at grade and office … Continue reading

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777 Pacific Boulevard

The City of Vancouver wrapped up consultation nearly a year ago on a plan for the North East False Creek area, including the land that will be freed up when the viaducts are removed, and the Plaza of Nations. One … Continue reading

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