Tag Archives: tower

Addition – 1155 Hornby Street

We first posted this project in mid 2012 when details and an initial render were released. It’s one of the schemes that hovered in the background for a long time, but it finally headed to the Development Permit Board in July 2012. … Continue reading

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Exchange – West Pender Street

We first featured this Downtown office building in 2011 and saw the first version (on the right) when it was approved for rezoning in November 2012. It’s unique in a number of ways – it was developed by Swiss developers; (a combination of … Continue reading

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1090 West Pender Street

Here’s one of the recent new major office proposals in the Downtown core. It was rezoned early in 2015, and has now been submitted for a Development Permit. It has grown in scale in the interim: it’s now 32 floors with … Continue reading

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1068-1080 Burnaby Street and 1318 Thurlow Street

Here’s another West End tower that can be developed thanks to the West End Plan. This is very similar to a nearby tower proposal by the same architects and developers, this is for a 30 storey tower designed by NSDA and now to be developed … Continue reading

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Rogers Arena towers

We first saw this project in mid 2012, and again at the start of 2013. Below is what we believe is the final version, with approved permits for all three towers. Aquilini Developments are developing the towers to wrap the … Continue reading

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Harwood and Thurlow Streets

Bosa BlueSky have submitted a rezoning for a pair of linked tower proposals. The two sites are on either side of Harwood Street’s 1000 block at Thurlow Street. While each project in this part of the West End is expected to … Continue reading

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1616 West Georgia Street

Shato Holdings, who own White Spot, have held an initial open house for a pair of condo towers they’re proposing to develop under the West End Plan. The 33 and 39 storey towers would have a 3-storey podium and 350 … Continue reading

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