Faculty and Staff Housing – Echo (BCR9)

Located on Gray Avenue near Wesbrook Mall adjacent to its sister UBC faculty & staff building Evolve, the new 6-storey Echo will have 152 rental homes in a variety of types including studio to four-bedroom. Many homes contain an additional den for office or storage space. Echo will have air conditioning and also have a roof top gathering space. Additional amenities include enclosed bike rooms including a bike repair station.

Echo will have a large courtyard with outdoor amenities shared with Evolve (adjacent building), facilitating community connections for residents. Amenities include a play area, BBQs, lawn, bike hub, and plenty of seating. A guest suite will also be available for booking friends and family overnight stays.

  • Address: 5768 Gray Avenue
  • Architect: ZGF Architects
  • Project Size: 139,173
  • No. of Units: 152
  • Construction Status: Construction
  • Occupancy: November 2023