285 EAST 10TH AVE, VANCOUVER
The Independent is located at Kingsway and Broadway in the heart of Mount Pleasant. Built by Rize it houses 258 units ranging from studios to 2 bedrooms and dens. Many suites at the Independent feature panoramic views of the surrounding city, downtown, and the North Shore mountains. Interiors include durable wood-laminate flooring and polished engineered stone surfaces. Kitchens feature custom Italian cabinetry in 3 carefully crafted colour schemes featuring polished quartzite countertops and a high-performance appliance package.
Building amenities include a 1,200 sqft fitness facility, a community lounge, workroom, and secure bike storage rooms for over 300 bikes. Additionally nestled between the podium and town buildings is The Independents 20,000 sqft backyard, one of the largest private parks in Vancouver. This area includes something for everyone including raised garden beds, barbecues, hammocks, loungers, and more.
Architect: Acton Ostry Architects Inc.
Interior Designer: False Creek Design Group