Rental Highrise Proposed for Southeast False Creek Site

A rezoning application has actually been submitted by Point Grey Advancement for the site at 5 West 2nd Opportunity, the Big Citys Autobody website at the Northwest corner of West 2nd and Ontario in the Southeast False Creek location of Vancouver.

The website has actually been owned by a local family because the 1960s.

The proposal is to permit the development of an 18-storey rental structure with commercial uses at grade. The zoning would alter from M-2 to CD and the task includes:

122 market rental units;
20% of the residential floor location assigned to moderate income homes;
21 studios, 57 one-bedrooms, 36 two-bedrooms & & 8 three-bedrooms;
4,893 SF of retail space at grade;
A density of 7.77 FSR;

The application is being considered under the Southeast False Creek Official Development Plan and the Below-Market Rental Housing Policy for Rezonings.

A structure height of 181 ft.;
53 parking areas and 232 bike spaces.

The architect for the project is MA+HG Architects Inc