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Residences at the Empress
Uses: rental, commercial
Address: 700 Douglas Street
Municipality: Victoria
Region: Downtown Victoria
Storeys: 8
Bosa Development has plans to erect an eight-storey rental building with ground floor commercial space southea... (view full profile)
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[Downtown Victoria] Residences at the Empress | Rentals | Proposed


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#241 G-Man

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Posted 04 May 2018 - 12:57 PM

The current proposal was even more underwhelming when I saw who the architect is. He did the Parc Residences and The Falls in Victoria, and his Vancouver credits are many.


He also did Shutters and could have done the art gallery redo by Crystal Gardens but alas we are getting an ugly seniors home instead.
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#242 aastra

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Posted 04 May 2018 - 01:14 PM

Harsh. So they won't be allowing attractive seniors to live there?


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#243 Nparker

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Posted 04 May 2018 - 01:16 PM

...So they won't be allowing attractive seniors to live there?

Maybe they can get Jane Fonda to act as the facility's godmother. That aught to encourage attractive seniors.


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#244 aastra

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Posted 04 May 2018 - 01:16 PM

 

So they won't be allowing attractive seniors to live there?

 

That policy would seem to be discriminatory against most of VV's membership.


Edited by aastra, 04 May 2018 - 01:17 PM.

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#245 jeffifah

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Posted 15 August 2018 - 05:33 PM

That policy would seem to be discriminatory against most of VV's membership.

what is new with this project? Anyone know?



#246 Nparker

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Posted 15 August 2018 - 05:49 PM

what is new with this project? 

Hopefully the entire design. 


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#247 Nparker

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Posted 23 November 2018 - 04:06 PM

This seems to have dropped off everyone's radar. Development Tracker indicates the proposal has been back with the applicant since June 29, 2017.



 



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