VICTORIA DEVELOPMENT NEWS

Rentals pitched for Douglas St, not aligned with Victoria's vision for the area

Posted on Jan 21, 2020



A parcel formerly eyed for redevelopment into a luxury automotive dealership with affordable rental apartments above has been cancelled and the land listed for sale.

2300 Douglas Street, a 16,000 square foot corner lot at the northwest corner of the Queens Avenue intersection in Victoria’s Burnside-Gorge neighbourhood is on the market for $3.9 milli...

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Judge nixes B.C. Supreme Court lawsuit over Fairfield townhome project

Posted on Nov 25, 2019


A lawsuit filed last month against the City of Victoria and Victoria-based Aryze Developments in relation to a townhome project in Fairfield has been dismissed by a judge.

Last month’s approvals for a 20-unit townhome project along the 1700-block of Fairfield Road resulted in a private citizen suing both the municipality and the proponent alleging t...

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Ultra-luxury Sapphire condominiums unveiled at Inner Harbour's Westbay Marina

Posted on Oct 18, 2019



One of the Capital Region’s most prestigious condominium offerings is scheduled for its unveiling this weekend at Esquimalt’s Westbay Quay on the western shores of the Inner Harbour.

Sapphire at Westbay Quay, the second and final phase of the up-market Westbay Quay development slated for Head and Lyall streets in Esquimalt, will launch with a limite...

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Master-planned community with new Victoria No. 1 Fire Hall and affordable housing

Posted on Oct 11, 2019


Significant progress has been made on the rezoning and development permit applications that includes a relocation of Victoria’s No. 1 fire hall to a state-of-the-art emergency services facility and the creation of 130 affordable rental homes.

Identified as an infrastructure investment priority a decade ago, the seismically vulnerable Yates Street co...

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Dockside Green's comeback could yield 369 condo and rental residences.

Posted on Sep 27, 2019


Construction at Vic West’s Dockside Green masterplanned community will be re-ignited next year with a trio of residential towers, Citified has learned.
Burnaby-based Bosa Development has unveiled plans to erect a 13-storey, 106-suite condominium tower adjacent to Dockside Green’s existing mid-rise towers along Tyee Road. To its south, a 14-storey, 1...

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Proposal for 137-room Broad Street hotel to include bee habitat, car elevator

Posted on Sep 17, 2019



Chard Development’s proposal for a hotel along the 1300-block of Broad Street has been redesigned to incorporate feedback from the municipality.

The six-storey complex – incorporating the historic Duck’s Building at 1314-1324 Broad Street (built in 1892), the Canada Hotel at 615-625 Johnson Street (built in 1874) and a new-build wing to the south of...

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