The property is located on the south west corner of Burrard Street and Davie Street in Vancouver’s West End and the gateway to Davie Village. The West End is located on the Downtown Peninsula, bordering world-renowned Stanley Park, the popular English Bay Beach and the downtown business district. The downtown core is located minutes away, making this area an ideal home for office workers, as well as those who seek independence from their cars. It is connected to the Downtown street grid, and is well served by several transit routes.
In accordance with the West End Community Plan, 1205 Burrard Street is located in Area “G” of the Burrard Corridor. Building heights in this area can be considered up to a maximum of 300 feet (91.4 m). Rezoning applications to increase density can be considered. New developments in Area “G” that front onto Burrard Street should in the form of a tower with a commercial podium. Maximum density for this area are determined on a site by site basis. Additionally, the maximum floor plate of the residential portion above the podium can be a maximum of 5,500 SF (511 SM).