Tofino to get much-needed single-family homes

J.E. Anderson & Associates’ Engineering and Land Surveying teams just completed a project on the West Coast of Vancouver Island, which will see 19 new single-family homes built in Tofino, which is in dire need of housing. The team from J.E. Anderson did all the civil engineering and land surveying on a 3.9-acre parcel of land at 521 Gibson St., owned by Victoria-based LeFevre and Company. … [Read more...]

Parksville’s Cedar Ridge Estates Begins Final Stage of Development

J.E. Anderson & Associates’ Land Surveyors from the Parksville office have been working with the development team for Cedar Ridge Estates in Parksville for 13 years to obtain development permits and subdivision approvals for each of the five phases of development and construction. Phase 4, featuring 31 new homes, is now finished, and Phase 5, the final phase, will see another 32 new houses, … [Read more...]

Establishing modern day land boundaries in Nitinat Lake area

J.E. Anderson & Associates was selected for a large Canada Lands Survey project in the Nitinat Lake area, located on the remote south-western coast of Vancouver Island, this past summer. These projects were contracted by the First Nations Land Management Resource Centre on behalf of the Ditidaht First Nation. The purpose of the survey project was to prepare jurisdictional boundary … [Read more...]

Harewood Neighbourhood Gets a New Quality Foods

Nanaimo's Harewood neighbourhood has experienced considerable growth over the last few years with new subdivisions bringing additional housing and many more residents to the area. J.E.Anderson & Associates has worked on a number of those subdivisions, helping to create as many as 200 new residential lots to meet the increasing demand for homes in Nanaimo. Recently, a brand-new Quality Foods … [Read more...]

New Rental Apartments at Willow Point

J.E. Anderson and Associates is delighted to be working with Westurban Developments Ltd. on the construction of purpose-built rental apartments in Willow Point, at the south end of Campbell River. Willow Point Apartments will bring much-needed rental housing to Campbell River, featuring 51 units with a contemporary design aesthetic and oceanfront views. The four-storey mixed-use building will … [Read more...]

Nanaimo subdivision near Mt. Benson in progress

Offering a full slate of land development consulting services, J.E. Anderson & Associates’ Nanaimo team has been working on an interesting subdivision project at 3100 Jameson Road in Nanaimo’s regional district. The project features a 10 lot, 5-acre subdivision near Mt. Benson, which is a popular destination for hikers and mountain bikers. The lots are varied. Some are relatively flat, … [Read more...]

International Land Surveyors’ Week

June 17 kicked off International Land Surveyors’ Week in recognition of the important role land surveyors play to update property boundaries and prepare sites for construction by providing precise measurements, as well as helping to avoid legal disputes involving land titles and boundaries. J.E. Anderson’s commissioned BC Land Surveyors work closely with our team of civil engineers to provide a … [Read more...]

J.E. Anderson Helps Aragon to Enhance the Historic English Inn

J.E. Anderson & Associates’ Victoria team has been working with Aragon Properties on a project in Esquimalt involving a cherished heritage site, the English Inn. The project will redevelop the 4.3-acre property on which the historic English Inn is located. The Inn, originally built as an enormous house in 1906, is recognized by its Tudor revival style. While maintaining the integrity of the … [Read more...]

J.E. Anderson Working on Fairwinds Expansion

Fairwinds residential community, built around Fairwinds Golf Club in Nanoose Bay, is often praised for not only its beautiful setting near the ocean, but for how well this planned community has taken shape and flourished. Now, with many more people looking to move to beautiful Vancouver Island, Fairwinds is going through some renewal and expansion with the help of the land development consultants … [Read more...]

J.E. Anderson Educates Post-Secondary Students

The staff at J.E. Anderson & Associates do a lot to support post-secondary students’ education, particularly those studying at the University of Victoria (UVic), which offers a top-notch Engineering program. The Nanaimo office has hosted several UVic Engineering students, who must complete four intensive co-op work terms before graduating. “This gives students the opportunity to take … [Read more...]