A public hearing on June 29 will allow Burnaby council to hear from the public about another proposed tower at the Amazing Brentwood Mall site.
The purpose of the rezoning application in question is to obtain approval for the detailed design and construction of tower six in phase 2 of the mall’s master plan and, if approved, it would be built on the west edge of property, along Willingdon Avenue. The proposed development plan, by Shape Properties, is for a single 39-story apartment tower, including a 4-story rental podium with commercial space.
A total of 443 apartment units is proposed, comprising 369 market stratum units, 21 market rental units using district C3 density, and 53 non-market rental units in accordance with the rental use zoning policy.
“The development has a relatively high proportion of larger, family-sized units with a generous set of amenities including meeting rooms, a fitness center, a guest suite and an outdoor patio,” it says. a report from city staff.
More than 13,000 square feet of amenity spaces are available.
Common facilities for residents of the strata include a lobby, as well as a fitness center, multimedia and games room, business / study center, kitchen and dining room , a living room and a guest suite located on level 5. The adjoining outdoor amenity area includes an outdoor terrace, children’s games, vegetable patch, dining room and extensive rooftop landscaping. ”
The Amazing Brentwood recently reached a milestone when an airlift opened, connecting the new mall expansion to the old section of the mall that includes the new Tables food court.
The Amazing Brentwood has built three residential towers, but will ultimately have 13 in total on the 28-acre property in Lougheed and Willingdon. As part of the first phase, 1.45 million square feet of retail space was built.
On the north side of the skybridge is Tables, a 780-seat restaurant. The north side also includes the oldest wing of the mall which includes London Drugs. Below are new companies such as Nike and Adidas.
The South Side is a whole new build, with Cineplex’s new five-screen VIP cinema room and Rec Room entertainment complex that includes everything from video games and pool tables to virtual reality.
There are lifestyle features like a fitness center, brow bar, and hair salon.
Then if you step outside you’ll find the huge outdoor plaza that features stores like the new Sephora that just opened, a large Starbucks, as well as restaurants like La Taqueria and Gram pancakes.
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