- Vancouver, BC
- Project Size
- 123,000 sf
- Henriquez Partners Architects
- Landscape Architects
- Durante Kreuk Ltd.
- Interior Design
The LAUREN is the first new high rise purpose-built market rental building to be built in the West End in decades.
The LAUREN comprises of 186 purpose built rental units, consisting of 22 stories. The contextually sensitive podium consists of six townhouses at grade of 3-bedrooms for families, and 180 one and two-bedroom rental apartments above. An amenity room is provided on the ground level, and there are 2.5 levels of underground parking with bicycle storage. The tower is sculpted and set back from Comox Street significantly to allow for ample daylight to its surroundings. A large new open green space is provided on the Comox Street frontage, with community gardens and children’s playground for public use and public art.