The Hungry Vancouverite’s Guide to Mount Pleasant

Mount Pleasant is a fantastic neighbourhood to explore. It’s vibrant and full of culture as apparent in the diversity of businesses in the area. Among these businesses are a slew of multicultural eateries – some have stood the test of time, while others are new and on the rise. Here are a few of our […]

Rize Sponsors Mount Pleasant’s Autumn Shift Festival

At Rize we are absolutely enthusiastic about Mount Pleasant’s unique neighbourhood and vibrant community and we’re very excited for The Independent and the new homeowners to become a part of this welcoming community. Throughout the year Mount Pleasant hosts many festivals that engage the community. Recently, Mount Pleasant BIA hosted their 6th Annual Autumn Shift […]

In excellent company in Mount Pleasant! The Independent at Main Awarded Best New Condo Development by the Georgia Straight Readers poll

We are so excited and thankful for being awarded Best New Condo Development in The Georgia Straight 20th Annual Best of Vancouver 2015 issue! A huge shout out to everyone involved in getting The Independent to this point (under construction!) and to the Straight readers who voted The Independent the #1 Best New Condo Development. […]

The Independent Breaks Ground

Wednesday July 22nd Rize and our partner AyalaLand hosted a ground-breaking ceremony at The Independent construction site in Mount Pleasant. A number of home purchasers, along with representatives from AyalaLand, our sales partners at Rennie marketing, the project design team and Rize Construction participated in the ceremonial planting of a Douglas Fir sapling. A young tree is […]