Metropolis is a high-rise, concrete loft building that was developed in 1997 and sits in a highly-desired pocked of Yaletown. The art-deco inspired building features 100 two-level homes, and is conveniently located near grocery, restaurants, fitness centres and parks.
XL Lofts is a central, mid-rise concrete loft building that was developed in 1999 and sits near West Broadway and Yukon Street, and only steps to Broadway City Hall Canada Line station, and the new Broadway Subway extension.
Many of the homes are two-levels, feature over-height ceilings, outdoor space, and concrete floors.
Conference Plaza is a 31-storey tower located in the heart of Downtown and is steps to the Sky Train, Seabus, Pacific Centre Mall, restaurants, coffee houses, Simon Fraser University and the BCIT Campus. The common lobby area and gym were freshly painted recently, and the pool has also undergone an update.
Building amenities include 3-Elevators, Concierge, Fitness Centre, Indoor Pool, Hot Tub, Sauna, Guest Suites, and resident EV Parking. The gym is bright with over-height ceilings. Rentals are allowed (min 90 days) which ensures that it’s a safe place in which to invest or for first-time home buyers.
Built in 2006, ‘Freesia’ was developed by Magellan 20/20 and is located in the renowned Yaletown neighbourhood. Freesia’s amenities include a well-equipped gym – one of the better condo gyms downtown, concierge, meeting room, and a large rooftop terrace on top of the podium level. Freesia is located a half-block from Emery Barnes Park, three blocks from the heart of the Yaletown restaurant and nightlife scene (Hamilton and Mainland streets), one block from Granville shopping and restaurants, and three blocks from Robson Street shopping, one of the most famous streets in Canada.
Located in the heart of Yaletown, ‘Pacific Landmark 2’ is close to proximity to the seawall, BC place, numerous bars, restaurants as well as the Yaletown Skytrain station. Completed in the early 1990’s, the ‘Pacific Landmark’ complex was the first major Concord Pacific development in the area with 30 story ‘Pacific Landmark 2’.
Residents of ‘Pacific Landmark 2’ can enjoy access to a gym, indoor pool, hot tub, bike room, and more.
Built in 2012, ‘Cosmo’ features one of the best roof terraces in Vancouver in addition to hotel-style amenities including 24hr concierge, rooftop deck with hot tub, clubhouse, indoor swimming pool, steam room & sauna, big gym, entertainment lounge, and bowling. This building has an incredible location just steps to the Skytrain, Costco, T&T, BC Place, Crosstown Elem, King George High, Rogers Arena, restaurants & shops.
Two pets are welcome as well as rentals with a 6-month minimum.
‘888 Beach’ is a well-maintained 33 story tower with great amenities like an indoor pool, exercise centre, a sauna, and steam room. From an ideal waterfront setting, residents are in close proximity to the seawall, restaurants, grocery stores and the Granville Island ferry. Protected by the Courtyard residences that enclose and protect the site, residents can find an inner courtyard garden oasis with a pond.
‘888 Beach’ welcomes rentals and 1 dog or two cats.
Completed in 2011, ‘Sunrise Views’ is a townhouse development by Tatton Developers. With just 10 homes on Franklin Street and Semlin Drive, ‘Sunrise Views’ is the ideal spot and community for a growing family. Each of the homes is features open floor plans, great finishings, spacious courtyards, and mountain views.
Residents of ‘Sunrise Views’ are close proximity to a number of shops, cafes, and parks like Pandora Park, Callister Park as well as the PNE.
‘Vita at Symphony Place’ was developed by Solterra Development Coporation and completed in 2009. Architecture was by Merrick Architecture. Amenities include concierge, gym, hottub, sauna/steam, landscaped podium courtyard, and bike room. Plus, it’s across the street from a brand new park designed by DIALOG at Richards and Smithe (northeast corner). Pets (2) and rentals (minimum 6 months) welcome.
The 360-unit, twin tower project reinforces a distinctive urban character for downtown Vancouver, complimenting City development objectives for the area, while responding creatively in a site-specific manner to several important development constraints and opportunities.
It also seeks to reinforce neighbourhood development objectives through provision of a significant parking amenity and public artwork for the people of Vancouver, and contributes significantly toward the provision of the second phase of Emery Barnes Park, located in proximity to the development. (Source: http://merrickarch.com/work/dolce-vita-symphony-place/)
2011 REBGV Commercial Building Merit Award Mixed-Use – Commercial / Residential
Gold Georgie Award for Best Multi-Family High Rise Development
Gold Georgie Award for High Rise Residential Community of the Year
Gold Georgie Award for Best Interior Design Display Suite – Multi-Family
National SAM Awards – New Home Award – Multi-Family-Home Project Finalist
The Sandpiper was built in 1976. It’s concrete construction and the heating is baseboard hot water – included in the maintenance fee. This freehold building has undergone some major upgrades including windows, exterior work, elevator modernization, and newer common areas. The building has a huge and beautiful garden space on the eastern portion of its large and valuable lot, including a vegetable garden and BBQ. There is also an amenity suite on the main floor that can be booked for parties. Pets are permitted and 15 rentals are allowed. Short term rentals are not permitted.
Located on the crossroads of Helmcken Street and Richards Street, ‘Robinson Tower’ can be found in a prime Downtown location and close to numerous restaurants, shops, parks and transit! Being on the edge of Yaletown provides a great advantage when it comes to being within walking distance from all the entertainment in the area while still having a bit of privacy.
Built in 1995 by Diamond Robinson Group Ltd, this concrete tower has 17 stories and features 133 units. Residents of 488 Helmcken Street have access to a fully equipped exercise room, secure store and bike lockers, a sauna room and an outdoor hot tub.
‘Residences at West’ was developed by Executive Group Development and features 43,000 square feet of fashionable retail space at street level. The building was built to achieve LEED Silver standards by the Canadian Green Building Council, which includes extensive green roof design and a sustainable rain water catchment system. Architecture was by Walter Francl Architects Inc. and interiors were designed by Atmosphere Interiors Vancouver. Amenities include an impressive fitness facility and residents’ lounge with individual spaces and high-speed wifi. There is also a daycare facility with 9,000 square feet of interior space and 9,000 square feet of exterior play area on the 6th floor podium level.
Rentals are welcome with a minimum lease term of three months. Pets are welcome, but to a maximum of two at max 40 lbs each (no vicious dog breeds).