You are here: BC > Vancouver West > Downtown VW > 688 Abbott Street > Firenze Tower II
Page Views: 15042
Building & Condo information

Firenze Tower II

688 Abbott Street, Vancouver West, V6B 0B9 VVWDT - Downtown VW

Developers Website:
  • Levels: 31
  • Suites: 471
  • Status: Completed
  • Built: 2007
  • Title To Land: Freehold Strata
  • Building Type: Strata
  • Strata Plan: BCS2313
  • Management company:  Sterling Management Servic
  • |
  • Other Contact: 778-878-7189
  • Concierge Contact: Dave
  • ,
  • ,
  • #Office: (604) 899-3387
  • ,
  • #Fax: (604) 899-4419
  •   |
  • Bldg#: 5715

Contact Us®

Yes No

Receive more information about
Firenze Tower II

Yes No

Building Info

Firenze - 688 Abbott Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 6N7, BCS2313 - located in Downtown area of Vancouver West, near the crossroads Abbott Street abd Keefer Street. Firenze is situated in the heart of historic Vancouver, diverse cultures and famous landmarks share the stage with some of the city's trendiest spots. This building is just steps to Tinseltown, GM Place, BC Place, Costco, shops, restaurants, casino, skytrain and Seawall. Andy Livingston Park, Ming Wo Cookware, Starbucks Coffee, T&T, Seabus, Main Post Office, Harbour Square, Portside Park, Simon Fraser University, London Drugs, Money Mart, Vancouver Film School, Victory Square, Army and Navy, Pigeon Park, Steamworks Vancouver, JJ Bean Coffee, Vancouver Community Centre, Waves Coffee, MTI Community College, Vancouver Convention Centre, Vancouver Harbour Water Airport and Stanley Park are nearby. Chinatown, Gastown, Downtown, Yaletown and Mount Pleasant East are minutes from the building. The bus stops near the building and Stadium-Chinatown Skytrain Station is 5-minute walk away. The Firenze consists of 2 high-rise towers and 1 midrise tower located at 618 and 688 Abbott Street and 58 Keefer Place. The complex features great facilities including an indoor pool (25m long), a fitness room, a hot tub, a sauna and a theatre room. The Firenze consists of 285 units at 618 and 688 Abbott, 172 condo units at 58 Keefer and 14 commercial units. The entire Firenze complex consists of 458 homes in three separate buildings. It was developed by Henderson Development (Canada) Ltd and it was built in 2007. The high-rise at 688 Abbott Street is a 31-level building that has a concrete construction, concrete exterior finishing and full rain screen. This building features a large podium garden oasis with park benches and professionally landscaped vegetation, a professionally designed dramatic lobby entrance featuring modernist design elements, convenient and exclusive access to multi-function/party room with kitchen, secure ID access control system restricts entry to parkade, floor level, etc. providing 24/7 peace-of-mind, on-site perimeter cameras monitor the building area 24 hours a day/7 days a week, digital recording system captures and stores camera action for retrieval when required and secure underground parkade with electronically-controlled gate. 

Strata Sub Categories: Strata

Firenze Tower II Technical Info

Building Name Firenze Tower II
Address 688 Abbott Street
City Vancouver West
Neighborhood Downtown VW
Listing Price Range N/A
Floors 31
Units in Development: 471
Units in Strata:471
Property Types Freehold Strata
Sub Categories:Strata
Year Built 2007
Developer Henderson Development (Canada) Ltd.
Architect Name Bingham Hill Archite
Architect Phone 604 688 8254
Architect Email
Architect Email
ManagementSterling Management Servic
 p. 250-785-2829
 f. 250-785-2852
Concierge Name Dave
Concierge Email
Concierge Phone (604) 899-3387
Concierge Fax (604) 899-4419
Concierge Other Name Security
Concierge Other Phone 778-878-7189
Restrictions Details
Strata Plan BCS2313
Title to Land Freehold Strata / Emporis Firenze Tower II
Building Strata Minutes

Firenze Tower II - Building MLS® Featured Listings (1)

MLS® Address Style BD BA Area Mnt Price
1 Exclusive 903 688 abbott upper unit 1 1 562 $261 545,000
Legend: BD - Bedroom, BA - Bathroom, Mnt - Maintenance Fee, $/sqft - Dollars per square foot.

MLS® Listings Summary (7) 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 R2168681 2902 188 Keefer Place Corner Unit 2 2 955 $409 $939,000
2 R2170417 1103 188 Keefer Place Corner Unit 3 2 967 $423 $910,000
3 R2170105 2208 58 Keefer Place Corner Unit, 2 2 820 $384 $750,000
4 R2169165 316 618 Abbott Street Other 1 1 590 $276 $578,000
5 R2169395 806 63 Keefer Place Inside Unit 1 1 576 $312 $538,000
6 R2107698 3702 689 Abbott Street Penthouse 3 3 1,900 $804 $3,180,000
7 R2170121 302 689 Abbott Street Inside Unit 2 2 935 $244 $749,900
Listings Listed By:  1. 56WEST PROPERTIES    2. Hanin Realty Ltd.    3. Royal Pacific Realty Corp.    4. RE/MAX City Realty    5. Oakwyn Realty Ltd.    6. Sutton Grp-West Coast (w.blvd)    7. Oakwyn Realty Ltd.   
Legend: BD - Bedroom, BA - Bathroom, Mnt - Maintenance Fee, $/sqft - Dollars per square foot.
MLS® Listings Summary Print view

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.

Firenze Tower II MLS® Listings And/Or Area MLS® Listings

2902 188 KEEFER PL.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,955 Sqft.  $939,000 56WEST PROPERTIES
1103 188 KEEFER PL.. 3 Bed, 2 Bath,967 Sqft.  $910,000 Hanin Realty Ltd.
2208 58 KEEFER PLACE 2 Bed, 2 Bath,820 Sqft.  $750,000 Royal Pacific Realty Corp.
316 618 ABBOTT STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,590 Sqft.  $578,000 RE/MAX City Realty

Firenze Tower II Building & Common Area Photos

Exterior Front
Building Exterior
Building Exterior

Typical Floor Plan (Click image to enlarge)


Typical Floor Plan (Click image to enlarge)


Complex Site Map 3(Click image to enlarge)


Complex Site Map 4(Click image to enlarge)


Complex Site Map 5(Click image to enlarge)


Firenze Tower II Maps (Google, Google Street View, Bing Aerial View, Area Condos, Walk Score)

Google Street View
Google Map
Bing Areal View
Please click the image above to view respective full map. This will open in a new window.

Other Buildings in Complex and/or Area

  1. Espana 1 - 689 ABBOTT STREET - BCS3437
  2. Firenze Tower III - 618 ABBOTT STREET - BCS2313
  3. Firenze Tower I - 58 KEEFER PLACE - BCS2313
  4. Espana 3 - 633 ABBOTT STREET - BCS3437
  5. Europa - 63 KEEFER PLACE - LMS4071
  6. Espana 2 - 188 KEEFER PLACE - BCS3437
  7. The Taylor - 550 TAYLOR STREET - BCS1559
  8. Paris Place Strata Hotel - 555 ABBOTT STREET - LMS1872
  9. The Taylor - 35 KEEFER PLACE - BCS1559
  10. Paris Place - 183 KEEFER PLACE - LMS1872
  11. Spectrum 3 - 131 REGIMENT SQUARE - BCS2577
  12. Spectrum 4 - 602 CITADEL PARADE OTHER - BCS2611
  13. Bowman Lofts - 528 BEATTY STREET - BCS2186
  14. Crane - 546 BEATTY STREET - BCS3240
  15. Five Fifty - 550 BEATTY STREET - VAS1322

Other Featured Rentals (29) Search Rentals 
(Note: We are not rental agents, please contact poster of each Ad.)

# Address Building City BD BA Rate Area Type F/UF F/P AVAIL SRC Map it BNB
1 480 Robson Stre R & R Van 1 1 $2,200 700 - UF - 07-01 FS Map it BNB
2 525 Wheelhouse Henley Court Van 2 2 $2,800 1200 - UF - 05-15 FS Map it BNB
3 1068 Hornby St. The Canadian Van 1 1 $1,600 549 - UF - 05-01 FS Map it BNB
4 1068 Hornby St. The Canadian Van 1 1 $1,600 570 - UF - 05-01 FS Map it BNB
5 1068 Hornby St. The Canadian Van 1 1 $1,600 560 - UF - 05-01 FS Map it BNB

View All Featured Rentals
Important note to Users :
Dear potential renters, we want to advise all our website visitors that we do not do rentals, we simply post rentals from different internet feeds (as a courtesy to potential renters that visit either & feeds are all automatic feeds from different rental sites like Padmapper,Craigslist,1st Service Residential, VRBO, Vancouver Relocations and others. We have nothing to do with what is posted. It is on the user to verify the identity of the suite renter.

Click on the map to go to LIVE map of Vancouver West.

Area Rentals

To Remove the Padmapper Filter screen in the middle of the area rental page please click on the black minus button in the top right hand corner of the filter screen.PM

Housing Market Update for April 2017

Housing Market Update for March 2017

Home sales in march is down 30% at 3,579 from last year. Listings are up 3% at 7,586 over last year.

Housing Market Update for February 2017

Housing Market Update for February 2017

Housing Market Update for February 2017

BC Home Sales were down 23% compared to January 2016. Listings remain low, down 15% from last year.

Housing Market Update for January 2017

January sales were down 40% from January 2016. Listing were up by 14% from January 2016.
Search Video Archives

Real Estate Related News Articles(Sun and Province) Search News  

# Article Publish Date Source
1 Effective bylaws require a great deal of legal know-how
Strata council cannot write bylaws that contravene the Strata property Act Regulations.
Establishing effective and enforceable restrictions requires legal expertise #
2017/05/25 The Province
2 The Ridge at Burke Mountain 1425 Strawline Hill Street Coquitlam 49 single famly homes by Foxridge Homes
The Ridge at Burke Mountain is being tailored to young families with many amenities close by.
The Ridge’s soaring, spacious design won a Georgie for best single-family de
2017/05/25 The Province
3 Bank of Canada makes interest rate announcement
The Bank of Canada is not increasing the interest rate and holding it at 0.5 per cent.
Bank of Canada makes interest rate announcement #LesTwarog
2017/05/24 REP
4 We're missing something on housing affordability says new report
The report by The Canadian Centre for Economic Analysis says there is no 'silver bullet' solution.
We're missing something on housing affordability says new report #LesTwarog
2017/05/24 REP
5 Securities panel fines real estate developer Brendan Schouw $125,000 for fraud
Brendan Schouw's fraud case came to a close In May 2017 when he was ordered to pay a $125,000 fine plus $74,612.
Securities panel fines real estate developer Brendan Schouw $125,000 for fraud
2017/05/23 Mortgage Broker News
More News

Victoria News articles Search Victoria News 

# Article Publish Date Source
1 Victoria could be next with foreign buyer tax
City officials want a foreign tax for Victoria because of the increase of real estate prices due to foreign investors.
Victoria could be next with foreign buyer tax #LesTwarog
2017/04/25 Canadian Real Estate Wealth
More News