Woodward's Redevelopment Project

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150 West Cordova Street
  • Architect: 
    Henriquez Partners Architects
    W Redevelopment Group, Inc.
    No. of Units: 
    Market - 566 | Non-Market - 125


  • Vancouver Regional Construction Association (VRCA) Landmark Project of the Year 2010.  This award is the VRCA’s highest honour and is only awarded to the most complex and exceptional construction projects.
  • Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver (REBGV) Judge’s Choice Award for best overall project in 2010
  • City of Vancouver Heritage Award in 2011for the Heritage Building located at the corner of West Hastings and Abbott Street.

The Woodward's Redevelopment Project is the hallmark of the City of Vancouver's revitalization efforts of the Downtown Eastside.  Henriquez Partners Architects' design highlights include the restoration of the 1903 - 1908 heritage building that is the new location of community non-profit space, a childcare centre and urban park and plaza areas that are accessible to the public.  Woodward's is also the new framework for developing affordable housing.  The Abbott and W Towers consist of 566 market suites featuring decorative doors, open-concept floor plans with 4 colour schemes and spectaular views of the city.  Amenity space features rooftop gardens, an inside/outside kitchen, pool tables, hot tubs and large exercise room complete with a climbing wall.  The Hereitage building consists of 6 storeys of commercial offices that are occupied by the City of Vancouver.  There is a daycare featured on the top floor.  The Hastings Building located above the SFU School of Contemporary Arts consists of 125 non-market, single residents units (SRO) built for Portland Affordable Housing.