This project comprises two buildings:  Herons Landing, with five residential floors in wood frame on one commercial floor in concrete; and the Ardea, with four residential floors in wood frame on two parking floors in concrete.  

Offering 104 micro suites, the buildings were designed for single, minimum wage earners, students, seniors, etc., and are

Client:  E Y Properties Ltd.

Services:  Architecture

Cost:  $10.5 M

Size:  104 Units

Completion:  2012

Location:  Saanich, British Columbia

Herons Landing is the first 6-storey wood-frame residential building on Vancouver Island.  The project is the first Built-Green Platinum, as well as the first rental building in Greater Victoria in 25 years.

across the street from Tillicum Centre which includes:

•     shopping mall

•     restaurants

•     library

•     cineplex

•     recreation centre

•     community centre

The buildings are adjacent major traffic arteries, bus routes and cycling trail and have reduced parking components (0.5 stalls/unit).