Speculation is heating up that a new retail building slated to replace the rotunda at CF Pacific Centre could be a long-awaited downtown Vancouver Apple flagship store. Sources have confirmed to urbanYVR that Apple was recently in talks with landlord Cadillac Fairview about creating a significant flagship space at the corner. Now, architects Perkins + Will, on behalf of Cadillac Fairview, … [Read more...] about Could this be the design of Apple’s downtown Vancouver flagship store?
The City of Vancouver has launched a new strategy to encourage more public spaces like plazas and activated laneways in the downtown core. The Places for People Downtown program will establish guidelines and a framework to encourage the development of new public spaces. The city says due to limited available land and "competing priorities", demands on public spaces have never been stronger. The … [Read more...] about City of Vancouver launches strategy to encourage public spaces
Vancouverites driving downtown will want make sure they've got enough fuel in the tank now that there's only one gas station left on the entire downtown peninsula. One of the last two remaining gas stations hastily shut down late last month. The Chevron on West Georgia Street in Coal Harbour was purchased by Anthem Properties for $72 million, according to Business in … [Read more...] about Last remaining gas station in downtown Vancouver also for sale