Olivia Skye

Rendering of Olivia Skye building

Located at 41 East Hastings Street, between two of Vancouver’s most vibrant and distinctive neighbourhoods, Chinatown and Gastown, Olivia Skye is named in honour of Marnie Crassweller, after her two daughters.

Olivia Skye is comprised of 198 studio and some junior one-bedroom suites, 68 of which (all studio) will rent at between $765 and $1,200/month (depending on income) to individuals or couples whose total annual household income is $48,000 or less. An additional 78 units will rent at $1,242/month (studio) and $1,561/month (one bedroom) to individuals or couples whose total annual household income is between $48,000 and $80,000.

A common lounge, deck with built-in brick barbeque, and a fitness room (gym) are available to all tenants. A studio unit is available to tenants for visiting family and friends, at $100/night. Cablevision is provided for the first 12 months.

A concierge service will be available at the front door to assist tenants in getting settled into the building and into the neighbourhood. A Community Animator will coordinate and facilitate social initiatives including activities such as movies nights, jam sessions and long-table dinners, with a goal to encourage tenant engagement and build community within the building.

Applications for Olivia Skye are now closed.

Housing TypeLow-Income
Age RangeAny
Number of Beds276
Common Lounge
Community Animator
Parenting Support