SFU Downtown Residence
Student Residences

Project Information

Location: 308 West Hastings St., Vancouver, BC

Start: April 15, 2015

Completion: May 1, 2016

Budget: $15,500,000

Principles Involved:
  • Owner: 308 Hastings Joint Venture
  • Design Assist Contractor: VanMar Contractors Inc.
  • Architect: Raymond Letkeman Architects Inc.

Contact: Matthew Carter (President) MGC Projects Ltd. 667 West 17th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5Z 1T7 Phone: 604-838-4746 | Email: matthew@mgcprojects.com

Description of Project:
  • 2 storeys of concrete and 4 storeys of wood frame (total of 6 storeys).
  • 36 bachelor suites, 6 2 bedroom suites, 2 2 bedroom h/c suites, and 8 2 bedroom and flex suites.
  • Coffee shop on the main floor.
  • 2nd floor has student flex and innovation space.
  • Maximization of FSR on a small site.
Team Members
  • Art Van Maren (VanMar)
  • Cody Voorhorst (VanMar)
  • Jeff Marin (VanMar)
  • Shawn Vandergaag (VanMar)
  • Matthew Carter, President (MGC Projects Ltd.)
  • Robert Brown (308 Hastings Joint Venture)
  • Ray Letkeman (Raymond Letkeman Architect Inc.)
  • Dixon Mak (Raymond Letkeman Architects Inc.)