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Welcome Neighbour! Life beyond banking with G&F Financial Group


From a beauty bar to a stocked bar, the shops and services at SOLO District ensure everything residents need is just steps away. Now another new businesses has opened, bringing one more essential amenity to the community.

G&F Financial Group is now open and helping people from North Burnaby and beyond manage their money.

Here are a few details on G&F Financial Group’s beautiful new location and why stopping by might just change the way you look at your finances.


BUILDING ON: SOLO District construction update

North Burnaby’s skyline is looking dramatically different these days as Phase 2 of SOLO District, Altus, climbs higher and higher. (more…)

Welcome, Neighbour! SOLO Dental brings beautiful, healthy smiles

SOLO District strives to bring everything you need to your front door. And today another essential service comes to the neighbourhood!
SOLO Dental is now open and accepting new patients.
Take a moment to explore this modern, innovative dental practice. You may even get excited about visiting the dentist!

Party time! Celebrating the first-ever SOLO District Block Party

Did you get a chance to come check out the first-ever SOLO District Block Party?


SOLO District Altus is SOLD OUT!

Small Altus
We are excited to announce that the homes at SOLO District, Altus have officially SOLD OUT!
There are a few select homes still available in the SOLO District, Stratus penthouse collection. For more information or to arrange a viewing, please contact our sales team at 604.298.8800 or info@solodistrict.com.
Looking for information about SOLO District Phase 3? Register now to receive updates.

You’re invited to the SOLO District Block Party!

New block party header


Welcome, Neighbour! New businesses open at SOLO District

Hungry? Thirsty? Need some detergent? How about some insurance? The new businesses at SOLO District have you covered!

Our community is growing rapidly. Come meet our new neighbours.


Burnaby Goes Green with LED Streetlights

With healthy retail stores like Whole Foods soon to enter the SOLO district, we are about to receive another go-green badge for being good Burnaby citizens. The City of Burnaby will be the first municipality in B.C. to complete a full conversion to LED streetlights. What does this mean for our community? A remarkable 58 per cent annual reduction in energy consumption!


CIty of Burnaby Switches to LED Lights (Photo Credit: Nic Lehoux)

CIty of Burnaby Switches to LED Lights (Photo Credit: Nic Lehoux)



Creating the Stratus Foundation

SOLO District Second Development from SOLO District on Vimeo.


In January, Appia Development construction crews started what will be the “foundation” – or core footing – of the 45-storey building known as Stratus, the first of four towers in the SOLO District community. This is a massive undertaking that involves pouring concrete into the large square-shaped hole that crews have been diligently preparing for months. (more…)

SOLO District: Q&A Series Highlights

We’re wrapping up the end of our Q&A series with this final compilation video, featuring all of our wonderful speakers from the past couple weeks. We hope you’ve felt just as inspired as we have, by their dedication to the community of Burnaby and their vision for SOLO District.


A very special thanks Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan, Richard Bernstein from Chris Dikeakos Architects, Paul Holden of Burnaby Board of Trade, Jason Wolfe from FortisBC, George Wong from Magnum Projects, and Eddie Yan from Sutton Centre Realty, for making this video possible!