Rental apartments

Projects including new rental apartments across the Lower Mainland. With Vancouver's low vacancy rate and thousands of new residents moving to the city every year, developers are returning to the rental apartment market as rents have risen to levels that make new construction economically feasible. The City of Vancouver's Rental 100 initiative has also encouraged the construction of hundreds of new rental apartment units.

New Yaletown condos

1121 Seymour new Yaletown condos and townhomes

A small but interesting new condo project currently under construction in downtown Vancouver has started marketing. 1121 Seymour Street is an upcoming 38 unit condo project in Yaletown across from Emery Barnes Park and built by Wall Financial. The homes will be complete in early 2017. The location is just a block off Davie Street.

Davie Street Safeway

Davie Street Safeway to become rental apartments

Attention shoppers! A new Safeway store is coming to Davie Street in Vancouver's West End. Westbank is planning to redevelop the current grocery store into a two tower rental apartment development with a new Safeway store and liquor store in the podium.

The redevelopment looks similar to Westbank's project at Granville and 70th, which also replaced an aging Safeway with a brand new store in the podium of a residential tower.

Yaletown Milky Way

Milky Way of LED lights public art coming to Yaletown

A new art installation dubbed the "Milky Way" of lights will soon brighten up the 135 metre-tall blank wall of an upcoming Yaletown development. DIALOG Architects has applied to the City of Vancouver on behalf of their client Wall Financial Group for permission to install the public art project. Wall is currently building a 43 storey tall rental tower at 1310 Richards Street called Wall Centre Yaletown. 

Vancouver post office redevelopment

New models of Downtown Vancouver post office redevelopment

We now have a better picture of redevelopment plans for the downtown Vancouver post office, the largest heritage revitalization project in city history. Musson Cattell...

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