Pacific Coast Apartments
Non-Market Housing

Project Information

Location: 337 West Pender Street, Vancouver, BC

Start: November 3, 2009

Completion: April 1, 2011

Budget: $14,100,000

Principles Involved:
  • Building Owner: Coast Foundation Society
  • Contractor: VanMar Constructors Inc.
  • Architect: DYS Architecture

Contact: Sheila McLaughlin Terra Housing Consultants 1848 Commercial Drive, Vancouver, BC, V5N 4A5 Phone: 604-639-0734 | Fax: 604-736-5800

Description of Project:
  • VanMar Constructors Inc. was selected as Construction Manager-at-Risk on a competitive proposal call
  • 9 Storey cast-in place concrete structure
  • City of Vancouver Pilot Project for the smallest suites in the City 250SF Each
  • 1 building consisting of 96 units totalling 56,000 sf
  • Metal and masonry cladding
  • LEED Gold Project (Air Source Heat Pumps and Infloor Radiant Heat)
  • 7 Rooftop Decks
  • 1 Floor for Hard to House Youth, 1 Floor for HIV / Aids Patients, 1 Secure floor for women
Team Members
  • Art Van Maren (VanMar)
  • Cody Voorhorst (VanMar)
  • Jeff Marin (VanMar)
  • Knut Boeck & Jason Minard (DYS Architecture)
  • Darrell Burnham & Gregg James (Coast Foundation Society)