Over 900 homes and potential hotel proposed next to Metrotown SkyTrain

Another sizeable transit-oriented development is being eyed for the area in the immediate vicinity of SkyTrain Metrotown Station.

Local developer Peterson Group has applied to the City of Burnaby to redevelop 6645-6707 Dow Avenue — the southwest corner of the intersection of Dow Avenue and Beresford Street — into three buildings, reaching six storeys, 41 storeys, and 49 storeys, with the shortest being on the southernmost parcel of the site and the tallest at the northern corner.

This redevelopment, designed by Boniface Oleksiuk Politano Architects, will replace two and three-storey rental apartment buildings constructed between 1955 and 1964.

The 41-storey central tower within the middle of the site would see 100% condominium uses, containing 357 homes. The 49-storey north tower would see mixed uses, with 413 condominium homes situated within the upper levels above the base podium… [Continue]

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