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Former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital Lands Returned to Matsqui First Nation

Canadian Business Journal
Matsqui First Nation (“Matsqui”) announced today that the former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital lands located at 2179 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, B.C. (the “Lands”) were returned to Matsqui on October 22, 2020. Read More

Matsqui First Nation plan rental housing at former MSA hospital site in central Abbotsford

The Abbotsford News
The Matsqui First Nation hopes to build rental apartment units on a nine-acre piece of land on McCallum Road, a member of the band’s governing body says. Read More

Former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital Lands Returned to Matsqui First Nation

Yahoo Finance
The acquisition of the 9 acres by Matsqui concludes years of negotiations between the Matsqui, Fraser Health Authority and the Province of British Columbia, and represents a significant step in the truth and reconciliation process between Matsqui people and the Province. Read More

Former MSA Hospital Land Returned to Matsqui First Nation

Fraser Valley News
Matsqui First Nation (“Matsqui”) announced that the former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital lands located at 2179 McCallum Road,Abbotsford, B.C. (the “Lands”) were returned to Matsqui on October 22, 2020. Read More

First Nation planning mixed-use development of old Abbotsford hospital site

Daily Hive
The former Matsqui-Sumas Abbotsford General Hospital (MSAGH) lands have been returned to the Matsqui First Nation, enabling the First Nation to pursue new economic development opportunities for their members. Read More

Former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital Lands Returned to Matsqui First Nation

Abbotsford Today
Matsqui First Nation (“Matsqui”) announced today that the former Matsqui-Sumas-Abbotsford Hospital lands located at 2179 McCallum Road, Abbotsford, B.C. (the “Lands”) were returned to Matsqui on October 22, 2020. Read More

Abbotsford lands returned to Matsqui First Nation

The Abbotsford News
The former MSA Hospital lands in Abbotsford are being returned to the Matsqui First Nation. The lands, located at 2179 McCallum Rd., were officially re-acquired on Oct. 22, according to a press release. Read More

Architect plans to revitalize Victoria ‘gateways,’ including Wellburns building

Victoria News
A Vancouver architect plans to revitalize two prominent buildings sitting at gateways to Victoria, including the well-known Wellburn’s building. Read More

Valley’s first master planned community takes shape at Anderson Hill

Alberni Valley News
While some might not want to come home to their old high school, Port Alberni’s Kris Elder couldn’t be happier. The Elders are among the first families building their dream homes at the Alberni Valley’s first master planned community, Anderson Hill. Read More

73-unit rental complex pitched for Fifth Street at Malaview Avenue in downtown Sidney

Victoria Citified
Vancouver-based District Investments Group has unveiled plans to redevelop a vacant parcel near Sidney’s town centre into rental apartments. Read More

Close to 250 Rental Units Proposed for Parksville's Despard Avenue

Parksville Qualicum Beach News
Approximately 250 rental apartment units are proposed for development on a large lot at Despard Avenue and Moilliet Street South in Parksville. The property belongs to District Group, a real estate development and asset management company based in Vancouver. Read More

Kelowna Is Changing. Here Is What We See For The Future.

HM Commercial Crystal Ball
The digital marketplace has had a very real effect on the way people shop and how they interface with traditional forms of commerce. Despite continued transformation and resulting closures, physical stores are not obsolete. Read More

Ground broken on Port Alberni’s first master planned community

Alberni Valley News
In true west coast fashion, the groundbreaking of a new master planned community in Port Alberni took place in the middle of a downpour. The Anderson Hill master planned community is being constructed on Alberni District Secondary School’s former site, which has been vacant since the old school was demolished in 2014. Read More

Construction begins on old ADSS lands

THE PEAK
Developers of the former ADSS lands say their connection to the property means they’ll take great care in creating subdivisions and apartment blocks that show their pride in the project. Michael Nygren, president of the District Group, said he and business partner Brandon Crema are both ADSS grads Read More

Wellburn’s site redevelopment plan to be unveiled

Times Colonist
North Park residents will get their first look on Wednesday at a redevelopment proposal for the historic Wellburn’s Market building at Pandora and Cook. Read More

Anderson Hill Master Planned Community Vision Takes Shape

Alberni Valley News
Communities become successful when they are authentic to their surroundings and genuinely serve the needs of the people who inhabit them. Read More

Scott Building transformation and adjacent parking lot redevelopment to yield over 90 rental units

Victoria Citified
Victoria’s historic Scott Building situated at the nexus of Douglas Street, Government Street, Gorge Road East and Hillside Avenue could be transformed into residences as part of a 91-unit, mixed-use development proposal. Read More

Scott Building renovation concepts revealed by new owner

Victoria Buzz
The new owner of the Scott Building has revealed this week its plans for redevelopment following its initial proposals for renovations last November. Read More

Apartments being planned for northern edge of Nanaimo

Nanaimo News Bulletin
City council approves covenant amendment to advance plans for 146 units of rental housing Read More

Scott Building redevelopment includes 6-storey rental tower

Times Colonist
The Burnside Gorge Community Association is praising plans by the new owner of the 1912 Scott Building to repurpose its upper floor space for housing and build an adjacent six-storey rental tower on an adjacent parking lot. Read More

King Road apartments get council OK

The Abbotsford News
Project would see 204 units in three buildings in Abbotsford Read More

King Road rental development gets good reviews from Abbotsford council

The Abbotsford News
A new mixed-use development proposed that would create 204 new rental apartments on King Road near the University of the Fraser Valley received an enthusiastic reception from Abbotsford council Monday. Read More

King Road rental development gets good reviews from Abbotsford council

The Abbotsford News
Project to build more than 200 rental units near university will now proceed to a public hearing Read More

Former ADSS property sells to Vancouver-based developers

Alberni Valley News
Single-family, multi-family and seniors’ homes planned for 22.8 acre land Read More