Date: 2015-06-26
Author: Karina Eva
On a beautifully sunny evening, we had the fabulous opportunity to tour the UBC Ponderosa student residences. Designed by HCMA architects and built by Urban One Builders, the residences are built around a loan Ponderosa line tree that was maintained intact throughout construction and will continue to thrive within the courtyard of the structure. The residences take advantage of stunning views of...
Date: 2015-06-08
Author: Programs
On Tuesday June 23rd, 2015 we will be touring the Ponderosa Commons Phase II project at UBC! Built by Urban One Builders, this 300,000 sq. ft. multi-program building project is the second phase of Ponderosa commons. Designed by Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg and Hughes Condon Marler Architects,  it includes 375 student residences with capacity for 553 students and approximately 80,000 sq. ft. of...
Date: 2015-06-02
Author: Libby Rowe
On a warm sunny day in June, 80 women (and a few men) assembled for the tour of the Marine Gateway Project.  This project is a mixed-use development and the tour brought us through several different areas including the theatre, the Fortis mechanical room, the condo units, the office floors and the various commercial spaces such as the future Winners space, the future Tim Hortons space and the...