High-rise condo at Vancouver
Experience a comfortable, easy, and luxurious lifestyle at Block Residences!
The Block Residences will be built by Amacon, a land developer veteran with over five decades of expertise, a passion for detail, and a tradition of excellence in design and architecture. It is currently in its preconstruction phase at 828 Cambie Street, Vancouver, BC. The estimated completion date is 2024.
This stunning 30-story tower will feature 187 magnificent residences with suite sizes ranging from 843 to 2,865 square feet. The floorplan will include a one-to-three bedroom layout. GBL Architects, a coherent and modern Vancouver-based firm that delivers a full spectrum of architectural services to the commercial and public sectors, will lead the architectural side of this project. CHIL Interior Design, a global leader in interior design, architecture, planning, and landscape, will curate the interior aspect of this project.
Units in this Vancouver condo for sale start at $1,451,900.
Block Residences is located in Vancouver’s Downtown neighbourhood and has a nearly perfect walk score of 98 out of 100, implying that daily errands do not require the use of a car. This area is noted for its bustling nightlife scene on neon-lit Granville Street, which features raucous bars, clubs, and live music. By day, you’ll discover a bustling retail district filled with upscale boutiques, high-end department stores, and food trucks.
Science World, which is approximately a five-minute drive away, is one of the area’s primary attractions. Inside a geodesic dome, it features interactive science displays and videos for children aged two too early adolescence. Visitors can experience interactive, hands-on exhibitions and galleries that encourage exploration and connection to their natural, physical, and architectural environments.
This site has a perfect transit score of 100, indicating that it boasts world-class public transportation. This region has excellent transportation alternatives for getting in and out of the city. Several bus stops are only a few minute walk away.
Not only that, but there are multiple subway stations nearby, including Yaletown-Roundhouse Station, Vancouver City Centre, and Granville, all of which are less than a 5-minute drive away. Both Vancouver International Airport and YVR are less than a 25-minute drive away.
This family-friendly community is close to a variety of educational institutions for children of all ages. Students at Elsie Roy Elementary Education, Pattison High School, Alexander Academy, and several additional schools are available to students in primary and secondary schools.
University Canada West and Fairleigh Dickinson University Vancouver Campus are both less than a 5-minute drive away, making this a great place for off-campus living.
The Downtown neighbourhood is well-known not only for its city life activities, but it also has a lot to offer in terms of outdoor activities. Yaletown Park, Helmcken Park, and Coopers’ Park are all nearby parks that are ideal for an afternoon or evening stroll with friends or family. Hiking trails such as Seawall Water Walk, West Coast Walk and Hike Limited, and Capilano Pacific Trail, Park Royal South are all within a 15-minute drive.[mobileonly]Read More
The design of Block Residences Vancouver condo combines the best of old and new. The residential structure, formerly known as the Northern Electric Building, features a heritage brick façade. Its contemporary interior design stands out against the old masonry.
It will include a hotel-inspired lobby that will evoke images from old Hollywood films. A 24-hour concierge will be available for tenants’ convenience. Future inhabitants can also pick between two stylish colour schemes: Robson or Cambie. Throughout the house, brushed oak hardwood floors will be installed.
The building’s features include a social room with comfy seats, a patio and balcony where you can enjoy the city lights at night, a fully-equipped fitness center, a secure storage locker, and parking spots. All residences will have hardwired smoke detectors and carbon monoxide monitors for security.
For more than four decades, Amacon has been one of Canada’s most influential real estate development and construction companies. Amacon projects are created with a precise level of design and workmanship to produce structures with long-term value, driven by a passion for detail and a heritage of quality in design and architecture. Amacon performs continual market research to better understand its consumers’ wants and needs, resulting in solutions that are both innovative and functional.