Ezra on Riley Park | ?m | 8s | Birchwood Properties | NORR

General rating of the project

  • Great

    Votes: 2 9.5%
  • Very Good

    Votes: 11 52.4%
  • Good

    Votes: 7 33.3%
  • So So

    Votes: 0 0.0%
  • Not Very Good

    Votes: 1 4.8%
  • Terrible

    Votes: 0 0.0%

  • Total voters
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Habanero

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No retail for this one. It's on a pretty quiet street with no commercial.
Even though Fifth Avenue is fairly quiet there are a couple of stores along that stretch and also they Hillhurst community center right across the street .
No retail for this one. It's on a pretty quiet street with no commercial.
Even though fifth Avenue is fairly quiet I think it's a missed opportunity for some retail
 

UrbanWarrior

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Definitely under excavation now. Not the best pics but here you go!

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BKha

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Is that a pile driver on site? I'm happy to see Ezra going ahead. This and those other two Kensington proposals show why location is so important. Even in a downturn a neighborhood like Kensington has mojo.
 

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Yeah man, definitely. Those pictures are a couple of weeks old. Last time I drove by, like last week, they were around half a floor down in excavation. It was good to see :)
 

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Glad to see this u/c. I recall the community association was against this. Thanks for posting those pics, and welcome to the forum Urban warrior and Bka!
 

UrbanWarrior

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So glad to see the crane up on this one. Another major project for Kensington getting started. Hopefully Minto Kensington doesn't take too long to get up and going.
 

Surrealplaces

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I would like to see Minto get built for a couple of reasons. It's a nice little project, but it also raises the bar a bit in terms of scale being at 11 floors.
 

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