Metropolis at Metrotown

Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

The “Metropolis at Metrotown” retail and commercial complex is the largest retail, office, and entertainment destination in Western Canada.  Comprised of over 5 million s.f. of built space, the retail complex provides 1.7 million s.f. of national, regional, and local tenants in a state-of-the-art facility.  This super-regional retail complex features 15 major anchor tenants and 475 retailers.  Originally formed as three distinct but connected shopping centres of Station Square, Metrotown and Eaton Centre, it was amalgamated into one operating entity in 2002 by Ivanhoe Cambridge.  Located in the geographic heart of Greater Vancouver, the Metrotown Complex is a transportation hub and represents the new alternative and competition to the downtown core of Vancouver.

GRS Tasks/Strategic Input

  • Development Feasibility
  • Market Positioning Strategy
  • Merchandising Strategy
  • Tenant Mix Recommendation
  • Design Input/Advisory
  • Project Branding