New Rental Building Planned for Marpole Site

Domus Homes has submitted a rezoning application for the redevelopment of a 16,200 SF apartment property in Marpole. The application seeks to rezone 8615 Laurel Street from RM-3A to allow a 6-storey secured market rental building that includes:

  • 65 market rental apartment units;
  • 43 One-bedrooms, 21 Two-bedrooms, and 1 Three-bedroom
  • a total density of 2.50 FSR;
  • a building height of 66 ft.;
  • 35 vehicle parking spaces; and
  • 87 bicycle spaces.

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The architect for the project is Birmingham & Wood.

Kerrisdale Project Scaled Back; Rental Apartments Scrapped in Favour of Condos

Bogner Development has submitted a new rezoning application for the church property it owns in Kerrisdale at 2095 West 43rd Avenue (East Blvd and West 43rd Ave).

Bogner had filed an application in January for a 6-storey, 56-unit rental apartment building at 3.25 FSR. After community feedback, that proposal was withdrawn last month.

The new proposal is for a 4-storey condo building that includes:

    • 17 residential units;
    • a density of 2.30 FSR;
    • commercial uses at grade; and
    • 27 underground parking spaces.

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Rental Apartment Building Proposed for Oak Street

The owners of an papartment building on Oak have applied for a development application to redevelop an existing apartment property they own at 2975 Oak Street (at West 14th). The proposal is permitted under the existing RM-3A zoning, but required City approval. The plan includes:

  • Heritage designation of the existing structure
  • 50 market rental units
  • A total density of 2.8 FSR

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