Covenant House Vancouver Expansion (Phase 1)
Non-Market Housing

Project Information

Location: 1302 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC

Start: Winter 2018

Completion: Spring 2019

Budget: $9,300,000

Principles Involved:
  • Owner: Covenant House Vancouver
  • Construction Manager at Risk: VanMar Constructors 1066 Inc
  • Architect: NSDA Architects
  • Funding Partner: BC Housing

Contact: Gwyn Symmons (Principal) CitySpaces Consulting Ltd. Suite 585-1111 West Hastings, Vancouver, BC, V6E 2J3 Phone: 6046872281 | Email: gsymmons@cityspaces.ca

Description of Project:
  • 5 Storey, 21,000 ft2 building providing Covenant House the ability to expand its programs
  • Logistics and coordination of building in Downtown Vancouver
  • Sanctuary rooms providing youth a safe space
  • LEED Gold Certified
  • Community space (green roof, music room, meeting rooms, etc.) incorporated into the design
Team Members
  • Cody Voorhorst (VanMar)
  • Jeff Marin (VanMar)
  • Shawn Vandergaag (VanMar)
  • Herb Eibensteiner, Covenant House Director, Finance & Operations (Covenant House Vancouver)
  • Wanda Felt, Associate (NSDA Architects)
  • Noha Sedky, Community Planner and Project Manager (CitySpaces Consulting Ltd.)