New proposed developments - - 1412-1460 Howe Street, 1410 and 1429 Granville Street, and 710 Pacific Street

The City has received an application to rezone the sites at 1412-1460 Howe Street, 1429 and 1410 Granville Street, and 710 Pacific Street from BCPED (B.C. Place/Expo) and FCCDD (False Creek Comprehensive Development) Districts to CD-1 (Comprehensive Development) District. The proposal is for a mixed-use development as follows:

  • on the Howe Street sites, a 49-storey residential tower with a 9-storey podium including market rental housing, commercial uses, and a childcare facility
  • on the Granville Street and Pacific Street sites, 6-storey buildings providing retail (including a grocery store, drugstore and liquor store) and office uses
  • a proposed floor space ratio (FSR) of 4.8 (i.e. the total building floor area permitted would be equal to 4.8 times the site area)
  • a total floor area of 60 668 m² (653,046 sq. ft.)
    • 39 464 m²(424,800.9 sq. ft.) strata residential
    • 6 340 m² (68,245.4 sq. ft.) rental residential
    • 6 300 m² (67,814.9 sq. ft.) retail
    • 5 935 m² (63,885.9 sq. ft.) office space, and
    • 650 m² (6,996.8 sq. ft.) childcare
  • a maximum height of 150 m (the General Policy for Higher Buildings has identified this site as a location for a higher building);
  • a total of 600 residential units including 180 market rental units; and 713 parking spaces, 8 loading bays, and 270 bike spaces.


Application (January 31, 2012)

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