780 East Cordova Street

Building type: Industrial
Size: 26,286-sqft
Year built: 1974
Neighbourhood: Strathcona

Notable Tenants

  • Makerlabs


This 2-story brick building and adjacent parking lot is located on the corner of Cordova Street and Hawks Avenue in Strathcona. Built in 1974, this eye catching structure stands in one of the oldest and most vibrant neighbourhoods in Vancouver. The area boasts stunning views of the North Shore Mountains and quick access to downtown Vancouver. Current tenants Makerlabs are one of the many innovative businesses in Strathcona, and offer tools and workshops to locals for anything from woodworking to jewelry design. They have transformed the building into “makerspace” where locals can drop in, use equipment, learn skills and see their ideas come to life.


780 East Cordova Street


Vancouver’s oldest residential neighbourhood, bordered by Chinatown, Clark Drive, the CN Railway and Burrard Inlet. A culturally diverse neighbourhood with businesses across different sectors including manufacturing, retail, dining, creative and much more.

Eat & Drink:

  • Strathcona Beer Co.
  • Les Amis du Fromage
  • Liquids + Solids

Shopping & Style:

  • MakerLabs
  • Dan's Homebrewing

Points of Interest:

  • Writers' Exchange
  • Ray-Cam Co-Operative Centre