development

A rendering of the City Centre 4 office tower in Surrey.
Office

Lark Group To Convert 10 Floors Of 23-Storey Surrey Office Tower Into Hotel

The 23-storey City Centre 4 office tower at 9686 137 Street near King George Boulevard is currently under construction.

Development Projects

Kindred Works Proposes 11-Storey Development For Lawrence Ave E With 30% Affordable Units

With help from KPMB Architects, Kindred Works' chic design has sustainability, affordability, and accessibility at top of mind.

Policy

Vancouver Relaxes View Cone Policy, Sparking Controversy

​After a monthslong review of the famous policy, the City of Vancouver has removed 14 view cones and updated 11 others.

Policy

How The City Of Vancouver Can Speed Up Its Development Approval Process

A major complaint among developers is that the City of Vancouver takes forever to approve a rezoning application and the development permit that follows. Combining the two processes might be the solution many or looking for.

Development Projects

35- And 39-Storey Condos Proposed Near “Under-Utilized” Glencairn Station

Osmington Gerofsky Development Corp has set sights on a stretch of single-detached houses just a stone’s throw away from Glencairn subway station and a 15-minute walk from the future Eglinton Crosstown LRT.

Under Construction

Municipalities Going Off 'Green' Script Is The Last Thing The Housing Crisis Needs

Residential builders already have to overcome numerous obstacles just to get shovels in the ground, and municipalities that push the envelope with their own green building standards will only make it even more difficult to meet housing targets.

Listed Commercial

Foreclosed White Rock Project By Weststone Group Listed For Sale Over $19M Debt

​Weststone Group was planning 100 rental units and 147 strata units across two buildings at 14990 North Bluff Road in White Rock, which was just listed for sale.

Industry

Buyer Found For Vandyk’s King’s Mill Site Under Receivership

As part of the sale of the property to PAD Investments Ltd., it appears that existing pre-sale agreements will be terminated per a notice sent to buyers of The King’s Mill project on June 28.

Opinion

Residential Construction In Flux: From Dead To... Not Dead

Marlon Bray, Senior Director at Altus Group, delves into the current state of the residential construction market in the GTA and Greater Golden Horseshoe, and what's to come in the future.

Development Projects

Sightline Properties Proposing 38-Storey Rental Tower Near Joyce Station

​The subject site of the Sightline Properties proposal is 4975-4997 Joyce Street, one block away from Joyce-Collingwood Station.

Development Projects

Intergulf Proposing 39-Storey Strata Tower, 6-Storey Rental Building In Burnaby

​The 5777 Willingdon Avenue and 4475 Grange Street site in Burnaby was recently acquired by Intergulf Development Group.

Development Projects

First Capital To Redevelop Semiahmoo Shopping Centre In South Surrey

First Capital Realty has proposed three towers for the northern portion of the Semiahmoo Shopping Centre, which will eventually be completely redeveloped.