32 unit rental building across from Royal Jubilee Hospital

new build construction jubilee hospital rental

0887898 B.C. LTD. is proposing a 5-storey 32 unit building, with a rental covenant into perpetuity for a site at Duchess and Fort Street, directly across from the hospital. The project will include 5 ‘affordable’ units and underground parking. The developer is targeting a BuiltGreen Gold certification.

The directors of 0887898 BC LTD are Cary Hayashi and Ed Hayashi of Vancouver, BC. The investors purchased the lands for $2,308,000 in 2011/12.

Unit mix will be comprised of 560SF one-bedrooms, 450SF studios, and 750SF two-bedroom units.

The applicant is asking for variances for site coverage, floor space ratio, and setbacks. The parking requirement is being fulfilled with 26 stalls for units and 3 visitor stalls, for a total of 29 stalls.

1906 & 1912 Duchess Street

The project comprises of two lots with 3 PID’s. The larger 80′ corner lot 1906 Duchess is currently a large single family home conversion with 6 one-bedroom units and will be deconstructed. 1906 Duchess benefits from R3-2 zoning and large urban village OCP designation. The adjacent 1904 Duchess is a single family home on a 50′ lot with R1-B zoning and traditional residential OCP designation. 1904 Duchess will be relocated.

wdt_ID Civic Address Zone Code Registered Owner Lot Size Assessed Total Value Gross Taxes Sales History OCP NCP Development Permit Area
1 1906 DUCHESS ST Victoria V8R 4W1 R3-2 0887898 B.C. LTD. 5,150 1,331,000 - $468,000 2012/11/15 Large Urban Village South Jubilee DPA: Large Urban Villages
2 1904 DUCHESS ST Victoria V8R 4W1 R1-B 0887898 B.C. LTD. 7,440 977,000 4911 $887,700 2011/04/01 Traditional Residential South Jubilee -

Land acquisition price: $2,308,000
Proposed density: 2,364 SM or ~25,450 Sqft
Price per buildable sqft: $90

Note: land was acquired in separate transactions in 2011 and 2012.


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