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Firenze Tower II

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

Developers Website: www.henderson-development.ca/subpages/contact.htm
  • Levels: 31
  • Suites: 471
  • Status: Completed
  • Built: 2007
  • Title To Land: Freehold Strata
  • Building Type: Strata
  • Strata Plan: BCS2313
  • Other Contact: 778-878-7189
  • Concierge Contact: Dave
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  • firenze@novuscom.net
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  • #Office: (604) 899-3387
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  • #Fax: (604) 899-4419
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  • Bldg#: 5715

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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. 

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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 general@bharch.ca
Concierge Name Dave
Concierge Email firenze@novuscom.net
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
Strata Plan Log-in BCS2313
Title to Land Freehold Strata
Emporis Firenze Tower II

MLS® Listings Summary (8) 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 R2206350 3207 188 Keefer Place 1 Storey,upp 2 2 835 $366 $799,000
2 R2207185 1703 188 Keefer Place Corner Unit, 2 2 967 $423 $948,000
3 R2205879 1610 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 601 $281 $569,000
4 R2202350 1808 689 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 1,027 $446 $948,000
5 R2204575 1808 188 Keefer Place Upper Unit 1 1 652 $282 $689,000
6 R2195864 2007 63 Keefer Place Upper Unit 1 1 590 $320 $628,000
7 R2197341 308 555 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 1,047 $511 $988,000
8 R2107698 3702 689 Abbott Street Penthouse 3 3 1,900 $804 $3,180,000
Listings Listed By:  1. Sutton Grp-West Coast (VanCam)    2. Engel & Volkers Vancouver    3. Macdonald Realty    4. RE/MAX Select Properties    5. Engel & Volkers Vancouver    6. Sutton Group - Seafair Realty    7. TAC Real Estate Corp.    8. Sutton Grp-West Coast (w.blvd)   
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.

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

3207 188 KEEFER PL.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,835 Sqft.  $799,000 Sutton Grp-West Coast (VanCam)
1703 188 KEEFER PL.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,967 Sqft.  $948,000 Engel & Volkers Vancouver
1610 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,601 Sqft.  $569,000 Macdonald Realty
1808 689 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,1027 Sqft.  $948,000 RE/MAX Select Properties

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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

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