After years of tussles with the owners of the Balmoral and Regent Hotels in the Downtown Eastside, the city has voted to approve expropriation of the properties, and pay the owners one dollar ($1) per building.
A slender, seven-storey building with social housing and market rental is planned for East Hastings Street in the Downtown Eastside.
The federal government is kicking in $150,000 to begin planning for a women-led housing project in Hastings Sunrise, but nearby business owners say the land is theirs.
A unique, family-oriented development is proposed for Strathcona, across from the historic Admiral Seymour Elementary School. EKISTICS has applied to City of Vancouver to build a four-storey development at 1134 East Georgia Street between Glen Drive and Vernon Drive, replacing a single-storey industrial building. The development will have 37 residential units, 20 per cent of […]