Vancouver-based Anthem Properties has made its Victoria development debut with the Union, a two building lowrise condo project between the 500-blocks of Pandora Avenue and Fisgard Street in Old Town’s amenity rich Chinatown district. The Union property…
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15-storey residential tower could become Saanich’s tallest building if approval for the project is granted.
The local development industry continues to make moves despite a lackluster economy.
Fueled by both demand and speculation, developers are rushing to provide space for tenants seeking to upgrade or expand office space while readying product for a sudden move in the local economy.
After a five year construction hiatus, what was to become the world’s “greenest” neighbourhood will be re-envisioned in light of a changing market.
Nearing 20 years in operation, Victoria’s IMAX Theatre is considering using a competing format to project films on the big screen. That is, if theatregoers are open to change.
Some 600 rental units are currently under construction or earmarked for construction within downtown Victoria as developers look to supply a market eager to rent, not buy.
2013 passenger traffic increased by 3.4% over 2012 and proved to be a banner year for British Columbia’s second busiest airport.
In a condo market dominated by one and two bedroom units, is there a market for three bedroom family-friendly urban condos in Victoria?
Downtown’s retail scene has had quite the ride throughout the last quarter of 2013 with notable business closings and new merchant entries.
Victoria Skyride is proposing a gondola between the Ogden Point cruise ship terminal and one of two terminus points along the James Bay side of the Inner Harbour.
Downtown Victoria’s Roth Site redevelopment plan attracts criticism over “suburban” pedestrian realm
Douglas Street frontage of a 300,000 sq. ft. office development criticized for being inappropriate for an urban street corner.
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