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The Genesis

1189 Howe Street
Vancouver West, V6Z 2X4 VVWDT - Downtown VW

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  • Levels: 29
  • Suites: 245
  • Status: Completed
  • Built: 1999
  • Title To Land: Freehold Strata
  • Building Type: Strata
  • Strata Plan: LMS3729
  • Management company:  Gammon International Real
  • Phone  604-736-6761  
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  • Concierge Contact:
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  • #Office: 604-605-3411
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  • Bldg#: 581

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The Genesis - 1189 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 2X4, LMS3729 - located in Downtown of Vancouver West, near the crossroads Howe Street and Davie Street. The Genesis is only steps to Language Studies International, is two blocks walk to West End entrance at Davie and Burrard, two blocks walk to the Law Courts and Robson Square, a few blocks to major shopping and entertainment along Robson and Burrard such as Scotia Theatre and MarketPlace IGA. Walking distance to Pacific Cinematheque, Royal Bank, Scotia Bank, Spa, Emery bams Par, waterfront, Seawall, David Lam Park, Quayside Marina at Concord Pacific Place, Scotiabank Dance Center, Vancouver International Film Center, CSIL Canadian As A Second Language Institute, Spa Beauty+Welness Centre, Exhale Yoga Pilates & Dance Studios, Pacific Chiropractic, Massage Therapy, Bambu The Salon, Starbucks Coffee, Dairy Queen, Blenz Coffee, Yaletown YYoga, Shoppers Drug Mart, BC PLace, Urban Fare, Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre, Choices Market and Contemporary Art Gallery. Restaurants in the neighbourhood area La Terazza, Games Big Fish, Earls, Yaletown Keg Steakhouse and Bar, Urban Thai Bistro, Hapa Izakaya, Cactus Club Cafe, George Lounge, Fresh Japanese Take out, Drew Cooks and much more. The bus stops near the complex and Yaletown-Roundhouse Skytrain Station is only steps from the complex.

The Genesis was built in 1999 with a concrete construction and mixed exterior finishing. This 26-level tower has 245 suites in development and in strata. This building has an incredible marble lobby with columns and architecture reminiscent of the ancient renaissance era. Excellent amenities include an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub, a sauna, a party room, a billiard room, an exercise room, a multi-media room, a guest suite, a concierge, a rooftop garden (on the fourth floor) and secured underground parking.

Most homes offer marble or granite countertops, in-suite laundry, stainless steel appliances and a balcony. The security at Genesis is the concierge, coded elevator access, camera surveillance and gated underground parking. Many homeowners have installed their own security system. 

Sales Centre:
Phone: 604-688-1812
Sales Address: 1045 Howe Street Vancouver
Strata Sub Categories: Strata

The Genesis Technical Info

Building Name The Genesis
Address 1189 Howe Street
City Vancouver West
Neighborhood Downtown VW
Listing Price Range N/A
Floors 29
Units in Development: 245
Units in Strata:245
Property Types Freehold Strata
Sub Categories:Strata
Year Built 1999
Developer Genesis Tower Ltd.
Architect NameAlphonse Kho Archite
Architect Phone 6046693051
Strata Website
Management Gammon International Real
Concierge Phone 604-605-3411
Restrictions Details
Strata Plan LMS3729
Strata Plan Log-in LMS3729
Title to Land Freehold Strata
Emporis The Genesis

The Genesis Documents

MLS® Listings Summary (1) New Projects under Construction  Area MLS® Listings  Team Listings 
(Open houses highlighted in yellow)

MLS® Address Style BD BA Area Mnt Price F/Plan
1 R2245981 2804 1189 Howe Street Corner Unit, 3 2 1,096 $536 $1,450,000
Listings Listed By:  1. RE/MAX Crest Realty   
Legend: BD - Bedroom, BA - Bathroom, Mnt - Maintenance Fee, $/sqft - Dollars per square foot.
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MLS® Disclaimer for BC: This representation is based in whole or in part on data generated by the Chilliwack & District Real Estate Board, Fraser Valley Real Estate Board or Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver which assumes no responsibility for its accuracy.

The Genesis MLS® Listings And/Or Area MLS® Listings

2804 1189 HOWE STR.. 3 Bed, 2 Bath,1096 Sqft.  $1,450,000 RE/MAX Crest Realty
2804 1189 HOWE STR.. 3 Bed, 2 Bath,1096 Sqft.  $1,450,000 RE/MAX Crest Realty
(Nearby Listing)
2207 1188 HOWE STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,818 Sqft.  $918,000 New Coast Realty
(Nearby Listing)
703 1133 HORNBY ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,485 Sqft.  $599,900 Rennie & Associates Realty
(Nearby Listing)

The Genesis Building & Common Area Photos

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The Genesis, 1189 Howe Street - Suite Summary View All 

# Suite Address Postal S/L PID Plan No S/F BA BD
1 201 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 547 sq.ft. N/A 1 Bedroom + Balcony
2 202 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 405 sq.ft. N/A Studio + Balcony
3 203 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 446 sq.ft. N/A Studio + Balcony
4 205 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 537 sq.ft. N/A 1 Bedroom
5 206 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 659 sq.ft. N/A 1 Bedroom + Balcony
6 207 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 548 sq.ft. N/A 1 Bedroom + Balcony
7 208 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 416 sq.ft. N/A Studio + Balcony
8 209 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 420 sq.ft. N/A Studio + Balcony
9 210 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A 432 sq.ft. N/A Studio + Balcony
10 211 1189 Howe N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
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Other Buildings in Complex/Area

  1. A 1188 Howe - 1188 HOWE STREET - LMS1468
  2. B Addition - 1133 HORNBY STREET - EPP31030
  3. C Artemisia - 1102 HORNBY STREET - EPS1858
  4. D London Place - 1177 HORNBY STREET - LMS1757
  5. E Landis Hotel Ste - 1200 HORNBY ALLEY - LMS760
  6. F Alto - 1205 HOWE STREET - BCS3664
  7. G 1212 Howe - 1212 HOWE STREET - VAS2282
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  11. K Pure - 1252 HORNBY STREET - BCS3215
  12. L Wall Centre - 1050 BURRARD STREET - LMS1455
  13. M The Canadian - 1068 HORNBY STREET - LMS4157
  14. N Wall Centre II - 1060 BURRARD STREET - LMS1455
  15. O Altadena - 1238 BURRARD STREET - BCS478
  16. P Brava - 1155 SEYMOUR STREET - BCS1172
  17. Q Tate Downtown - 1283 Howe STREET - EPP30416
  18. R Brava - 1199 SEYMOUR STREET - BCS1172
  19. S Century Tower - 789 DRAKE STREET - VAS2692
  20. T Tate on Howe - 1265 Howe STREET - EPP30416
  21. U Burrard Place I - 1289 HORNBY STREET -
  22. V Fortune House - 1010 HOWE STREET - LMS2586
  23. W Milano - 1003 BURNABY STREET - LMS3778
  24. X Salt - 1308 HORNBY STREET - EPS1991
  25. Y Burrard Place II - 1290 Burrard STREET - EPP44019
  26. Z One Burrard Place Strata Offices - 1229 Hornby STREET - EPP44019
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January had 1,818 sales up 19% from last January. Listings were at 3,796.

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