Wesbild’s past projects
For nearly three decades, we have been committed to building and supporting vibrant communities where people can work, live and play. These retail spaces have played a large role in fulfilling that commitment.
In 2015 Wesbild acquired University Heights Shopping Centre, located in Saanich, BC. Aligned with its vision to reimagine how commercial spaces help communities live, work and play, Wesbild proposed a re-development of the 1980’s-era shopping centre to deliver a mixed-use community comprised of both market and affordable residential housing, up to 11,000-square feet of daycare space, cycling infrastructure, public plaza, community spaces, B.C. Transit hub, electric vehicle charging infrastructure and modern, new commercial space. Wesbild designed the re-imagined mixed-use community and completed the rezoning and development permit approval process before transitioning ownership to Greystar in 2022.
Gibsons Park Plaza
After acquiring Gibsons Park Plaza in 2005, Wesbild completely renovated this Sunshine Coast retail centre so as to better serve its community.The renovation, including a new façade and improved parking lot landscape, quickly attracted new tenants. Wesbild sold Gibsons Park Plaza in 2019.
McKenzie Professional Centre
Located in Victoria, McKenzie Professional Centre was purchased by Wesbild in 2017. The centre is situated on a busy intersection, close to the University of Victoria and Camosen College. After multiple tenant and site improvements, Wesbild sold McKenzie Professional Centre in 2019.
Meridian Corner was Wesbild’s second neighbourhood shopping centre at The Foothills at Burke Mountain. It was completed and sold in 2014. Meridian Crossing’s anchor tenants include Shopper’s Drug Mart and TD Canada Trust.
Located at The Foothills at Burke Mountain in Coquitlam, Meridian Crossing was the first new shopping centre for the neighbourhood. Meridian Crossing opened in Spring 2013 and was sold in the Fall of 2013.
Chahko Mika Mall
Acquired by Wesbild in 2005, Chahko Mika Mall is situated on the waterfront on Kootenay Lake in Nelson, BC. Wal-Mart and Save On Foods serve as the main anchors at the mall. Wesbild sold Chahko Mika Mall in the Spring of 2012.
Burien Town Plaza
Acquired in 2004, Burien Town Plaza is an unenclosed shopping centre Seattle, Washington. Anchor tenants include Staples, Saars Grocery, a new ACE Hardware and Bartell’s Drug Store. Wesbild sold Burien Town Plaza in the Spring of 2011.
Located in West Seattle, Westwood Village was acquired by Wesbild in 1990 and subsequently redeveloped. The centre’s anchor tenants include: Bed Bath & Beyond, QFC, Staples, Marshalls, Barnes & Noble, Rite-Aid and a shadow-anchored Target. Wesbild sold Westwood Village in the Spring of 2011.
In 2005, Wesbild acquired this 63,000 square feet community shopping centre in Williams Lake, BC and sold it in the Fall of 2011. Boitanio Plaza is anchored by Save On Foods and a BC Liquor Store.
Clover Square Village
Clover Square Village is located in Surrey, BC, and was acquired by Wesbild in 2007. The centre has 18,000 square feet of office space along with ground level retail anchored by IGA, Shoppers Drug Mart, Coast Capital Savings and Chevron Gas. Wesbild sold Clover Square in Fall 2011.
Garibaldi Village in Squamish, BC opened for business in Spring 2010, and was sold in Fall 2011. Garibaldi Village has 40,000 square feet of retail space on the ground level anchored by London Drugs and the BC Liquor Store and 15,000 square feet of second floor office space.
Wesbild acquired Railyard Mall in 2006, located in downtown Merritt, BC. Wesbild sold Railyard Mall in the Fall of 2011.