Broadway Commercial

Broadway Commercial

The Guiding Principles

The late Bing Thom, an internationally renowned architect, created the framework to help guide the future development of this important property. Perkins and Will, a local architect with global experience, is continuing Bing Thom’s legacy to create a truly unique project at this iconic intersection.

New Urban Typology

A design approach that is unique to this location and responds to the eclectic nature of the surrounding neighbourhoods.

Housing Diversity

Inclusion of condo, market rental, and affordable housing that creates a vibrant housing mix.

Transit-Oriented Development

Inclusion of extensive infrastructure to encourage cycling and public spaces that connect the property to the SkyTrain station.

Retail Diversity

A new and expanded Safeway store complemented by neighbourhood-serving retail and a new retail concept to animate the linear plaza.

Green Urbanism

Public and semi-private spaces that focus on access to nature, vertical greening, and an on-site greenhouse.

Placemaking

Unique architecture and materials, a linear plaza with retail animation, and a range of amenities, including childcare.