Trevor Linden joins developers with condo-commercial proposal
(Source: Times Colonist)
Hockey star Trevor Linden is backing a downtown Victoria condominium-commercial building set to start in May as home builders across Canada return to the marketplace.
Linden, a former Vancouver Canucks captain who retired from hockey in 2008, is working with Vancouver companies, the Airey Group and Primewest, to develop 601 Herald [map] on a vacant lot at the corner of Herald and Government streets.
Read Carla Wilson’s full article “Ex-Canucks captain backs 601 Herald project” in the Times Colonist (March 9, 2010).
Details for 601 Herald:
Location: Vacant lot at the corner of Herald and Government streets – Victoria
Price Range and Unit Mix: Prices range from $259,000 for a 454-square-foot studio to $439,000 for a two-bedroom and loft unit, at about 900 square feet.
Expected Completion: Spring 2011
Nearby Projects? Check out the map! Or… The Hudson (a 152-unit project on Douglas Street to include a $32-million non-profit housing tower.) David Chard’s 14-storey, 110-unit new building at 834 Johnson St. is underway, and Chris Le Fevre’s 30-unit project in the 500-block of Yates St. will see two old buildings redeveloped.