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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: Airbnb Compliant Building,strata
  • Strata Plan: BCS2313
  • Management company:  Pacific Quorum Properties
  • Phone  604-685-3828  
  • E-mail  info@pacificquorum.com  
  • Other Contact: Security, 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 Tower II MLS® Listings

413 555 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 1 Bath,845 Sqft.  $659,900 Rennie & Associates Realty Ltd.
609 58 KEEFER PLACE 2 Bed, 2 Bath,816 Sqft.  $849,000 RE/MAX City Realty
3207 689 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,1027 Sqft.  $998,880 Macdonald Realty
511 555 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 1 Bath,978 Sqft.  $749,000 Dexter Realty
806 58 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,686 Sqft.  $685,000 Oakwyn Realty Ltd.
312 618 ABBOTT STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,588 Sqft.  $599,900 RE/MAX Real Estate Services
3303 688 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,1105 Sqft.  $1,099,900 Rennie & Associates Realty Ltd.
1809 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,601 Sqft.  $599,900 Team 3000 Realty Ltd.
2107 688 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,892 Sqft.  $949,900 Century 21 In Town Realty
907 688 ABBOTT STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,563 Sqft.  $540,000 Heller Murch Realty
2306 58 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,654 Sqft.  $738,000 RE/MAX Westcoast
1710 63 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,575 Sqft.  $570,000 Macdonald Realty
707 58 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,647 Sqft.  $648,800 Sutton Group-West Coast Realty
1707 689 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,560 Sqft.  $599,000 Engel & Volkers Vancouver
2005 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,594 Sqft.  $659,888 Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Surrey/24)
1107 58 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,633 Sqft.  $569,999 Sutton Group-West Coast Realty
PH3603 688 ABBOTT .. 3 Bed, 3 Bath,2897 Sqft.  $4,790,000 Engel & Volkers Vancouver
3005 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,609 Sqft.  $680,000 Stilhavn Real Estate Services
315 618 ABBOTT STR.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,588 Sqft.  $596,000 Royal LePage West Real Estate Services
2903 689 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,933 Sqft.  $999,999 Macdonald Realty
1003 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,575 Sqft.  $565,500 Engel & Volkers Vancouver
301 618 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,1016 Sqft.  $988,000 Jovi Realty Inc.
709 688 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,872 Sqft.  $859,900 RE/MAX Crest Realty
809 688 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,872 Sqft.  $869,999 Prompton Real Estate Services Inc.
1610 688 ABBOTT ST.. 1 Bed, 1 Bath,600 Sqft.  $673,000 Nu Stream Realty Inc.
502 688 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,900 Sqft.  $938,888 Stratten Gates Real Estate Ltd.
615 555 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,985 Sqft.  $799,988 RE/MAX Masters Realty
310 58 KEEFER PLACE 1 Bed, 1 Bath,623 Sqft.  $688,000 Dracco Pacific Realty
2202 689 ABBOTT ST.. 2 Bed, 2 Bath,933 Sqft.  $998,000 Behroyan & Associates Real Estate Services
514 555 ABBOTT STR.. 2 Bed, 1 Bath,833 Sqft.  $778,000 Dracco Pacific Realty

MLS® Listings Summary (30) 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 R2565669 413 555 Abbott Street Inside Unit 2 1 845 $465 $659,900 N/A
2 R2565241 609 58 Keefer Place Inside Unit 2 2 816 $464 $849,000 N/A
3 R2565260 3207 689 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 1,027 $552 $998,880 N/A
4 R2565029 511 555 Abbott Street 1 Storey 2 1 978 $540 $749,000 N/A
5 R2552161 806 58 Keefer Place Inside Unit 1 1 686 $384 $685,000 N/A
6 R2544438 312 618 Abbott Street Upper Unit 1 1 588 $336 $599,900 N/A
7 R2538952 3303 688 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 1,105 $629 $1,099,900 N/A
8 R2550571 1809 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 601 $342 $599,900 N/A
9 R2557002 2107 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey,cor 2 2 892 $495 $949,900 N/A
10 R2561398 907 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 563 $317 $540,000 N/A
11 R2544385 2306 58 Keefer Place 1 Storey,ins 1 1 654 $309 $738,000 N/A
12 R2551162 1710 63 Keefer Place 1 Storey,upp 1 1 575 $413 $570,000 N/A
13 R2562596 707 58 Keefer Place 1 Storey 1 1 647 $350 $648,800 N/A
14 R2561198 1707 689 Abbott Street 1 Storey,ins 1 1 560 $302 $599,000 N/A
15 R2557803 2005 688 Abbott Street Corner Unit 1 1 594 $310 $659,888 N/A
16 R2544436 1107 58 Keefer Place Inside Unit 1 1 633 $360 $569,999 N/A
17 R2535414 Ph3603 688 Abbott Street Penthouse 3 3 2,897 $1625 $4,790,000 N/A
18 R2545663 3005 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 609 $412 $680,000 N/A
19 R2556995 315 618 Abbott Street 1 Storey,ins 1 1 588 $336 $596,000 N/A
20 R2539136 2903 689 Abbott Street Upper Unit 2 2 933 $420 $999,999 N/A
21 R2556397 1003 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 575 $317 $565,500 N/A
22 R2539184 301 618 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 1,016 $574 $988,000 N/A
23 R2539374 709 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey,cor 2 2 872 $488 $859,900 N/A
24 R2543890 809 688 Abbott Street Inside Unit 2 2 872 $488 $869,999 N/A
25 R2500572 1610 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 1 1 600 $342 $673,000 N/A
26 R2547142 502 688 Abbott Street 1 Storey 2 2 900 $507 $938,888 N/A
27 R2503948 615 555 Abbott Street 1 Storey 2 2 985 $590 $799,988 N/A
28 R2524506 310 58 Keefer Place Corner Unit, 1 1 623 $310 $688,000 N/A
29 R2529382 2202 689 Abbott Street Corner Unit, 2 2 933 $432 $998,000 N/A
30 R2527854 514 555 Abbott Street 1 Storey 2 1 833 $467 $778,000 N/A
Listings Listed By:  1. Rennie & Associates Realty Ltd.    2. RE/MAX City Realty    3. Macdonald Realty    4. Dexter Realty    5. Oakwyn Realty Ltd.    6. RE/MAX Real Estate Services    7. Rennie & Associates Realty Ltd.    8. Team 3000 Realty Ltd.    9. Century 21 In Town Realty    10. Heller Murch Realty    11. RE/MAX Westcoast    12. Macdonald Realty    13. Sutton Group-West Coast Realty    14. Engel & Volkers Vancouver    15. Sutton Group-West Coast Realty (Surrey/24)    16. Sutton Group-West Coast Realty    17. Engel & Volkers Vancouver    18. Stilhavn Real Estate Services    19. Royal LePage West Real Estate Services    20. Macdonald Realty    21. Engel & Volkers Vancouver    22. Jovi Realty Inc.    23. RE/MAX Crest Realty    24. Prompton Real Estate Services Inc.    25. Nu Stream Realty Inc.    26. Stratten Gates Real Estate Ltd.    27. RE/MAX Masters Realty    28. Dracco Pacific Realty    29. Behroyan & Associates Real Estate Services    30. Dracco Pacific 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.

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. 

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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:Airbnb Compliant Building,strata
Year Built 2007
Developer Henderson Development (Canada) Ltd.
Architect Name Bingham Hill Archite
Architect Phone 604 688 8254
Architect Email general@bharch.ca
Strata Website pacificquorum.com/
Management Pacific Quorum Properties
  604-685-3828
  604-685-3845
 info@pacificquorum...
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

Firenze Tower II Documents

  

Firenze Tower II Building & Common Area Photos

Firenze - 688 Abbott Street - Exterior
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Firenze - 688 Abbott Street - Exterior
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Firenze - 688 Abbott Street - Exterior
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Firenze - 688 Abbott Street - Lobby
Firenze - 688 Abbott Street - pOOL
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  21. U Spectrum 2 - 686 CITADEL PARADE OTHER - BCS2478
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November 2020 Market Insights

REBGV 23% increase on Listing in MLS from last year. For November 2020 over 4068 newly listed. Continuing demand for Detached Home and Townhouse with the benchmark price of $1,044,000

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