The City has received an application to rezone 1290 Hornby Street from Downtown (DD) District to Comprehensive Development (CD-1) District to allow for a 35-storey mixed residential tower. The proposal includes:

  • a building height of 106.16 m (348.3 ft.)
  • a gross floor area of 16,165 sq. m (174,000 sq. ft.)
  • a floor space ratio (FSR) of 10.28
  • 159 market residential units
  • 978 sq. m (10,531 sq. ft.) of cultural amenity space on the ground, mezzanine and second levels to be owned by the City of Vancouver 
  • 6 levels of underground parking with a total of 105 parking spaces and 345 bike stalls


This rezoning application is being considered under the Downtown Potential Benefit Capacity Policy. 

A community open house will be held from 5:00 - 7:30 pm on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at the Executive Hotel Vintage Park, Portofino Room (1379 Howe St.). The applicant team and City staff will be available to answer questions.