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We could tell you about the many real estate development opportunities and projects here in Saint John. But we think you should see what’s going on for yourself.

Develop Saint John is pleased to share all the latest developments with you. 

NEW FUTURE FOR GOTHIC ARCHES SITE

October 30, 2019

–New buyer has transformational plans for the site– October 30, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB— The Gothic Arches at 95 Wentworth has sold. The building has been sitting idle for over a decade, and buyer Percy Wilbur has plans for new construction that will help attract residents to the Uptown neighbourhood. Wilbur plans to dismantle…

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INNOVATIVE NEW SCHOOL UNIQUELY POSITIONED TO REALIZE FULL POTENTIAL OF GREEN PAPER IDEAS

October 10, 2019

October 10, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB—The Central Peninsula Community School Task Force – a group of local leaders representing the community, the City of Saint John, and the Anglophone South School District – are asking the Provincial Government to fund construction of a new kind of K-8 school in Saint John’s south-end neighbourhood. “Last…

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EXPRESSION OF INTEREST FOR A TECHNICAL WRITER

October 3, 2019

— Contract Position for New Municipal Development Manual —  The City of Saint John and Develop Saint John are seeking a Technical Writer to produce a high-quality municipal Development Manual that contributes to the overall success of development projects in Saint John, New Brunswick. You will use your experience in the engineering field with municipal…

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COOKE AQUACULTURE RECIPIENT OF THE 2019 DEVELOPER AWARD

October 3, 2019

–Cooke Aquaculture Builds on the Past to Create a Workplace of the Future-– October 3, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB—The City of Saint John and Develop Saint John have announced that Cooke Aquaculture is this year’s recipient of the 2019 Developer Award to be presented at the Saint John Region Chamber of Commerce’s 35th annual…

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NEW COMMUNITY VISION UNVEILED FOR K-8 SCHOOL IN THE SAINT JOHN CENTRAL PENINSULA

September 5, 2019

–Transformative Community School is a Game-Changer for the Neighbourhood– September 5, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB— Develop Saint John, on behalf of the Anglophone South District Education Council (DEC), is pleased to invite the public to the unveiling of the community’s vision for a new K-8 school in the Central Peninsula of Saint John, New…

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DEVELOPMENT OPPORTUNITY AT BOARS HEAD ROAD

August 8, 2019

Develop Saint John is calling for Development Proposals for land located at 90 Boar’s Head Road in Saint John, New Brunswick. The property has the potential to be developed into high quality, multi-unit residential building(s) supported by today’s low vacancy and the sustained demand for rental units in this major employment node. The site’s proximity…

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NEW PLAN UNVEILED FOR RETAIL AND RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT ON SAINT JOHN’S CANTERBURY STREET

August 1, 2019

–Development of Iconic Location Will Add To The Growing Vibrancy of Uptown Area– August 1, 2019 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Local developers, Stephen Brittain and Lee Seale, today announced plans to build a six-story wood frame mixed commercial and residential development in Uptown Saint John at the corner of Canterbury Street and Grannan Lane. The site…

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DEVELOP SAINT JOHN WINS INTERNATIONAL DIGITAL AWARD

December 18, 2018

Develop Saint John has something to celebrate today. They were just notified that they are being honoured with an international digital award for their website design. Now in its third year, International Awards Associates (IAA) announced that the Develop Saint John web design took top spot in the Property Developer category of the 2018 Vega…

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Saint John Community Loan Fund and Historica Developments to be Recognized at the Outstanding Business Awards

October 2, 2018

October 2, 2018 (Saint John, NB) – In a surprise result, two development projects shortlisted for the inaugural 2018 Developer Award ended in a tie. The City of Saint John and Develop Saint John will co- present the Award, originally planned as one, to two deserving local projects at the upcoming Outstanding Business Awards (OBAs)…

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Architectural Design Firm Wanted for Architectural Conceptual Design

May 22, 2018

The District Education Council (DEC) has recommended that a new K-8 school be built in Saint John, New Brunswick’s Central Peninsula. There is tremendous opportunity to ensure that the new school is a model of innovation. In response to this important opportunity, Develop Saint John was requested by the DEC, in partnership with Living SJ,…

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FORMER SOUTH END SALVATION ARMY SHELTER TO BE TRANSFORMED

April 19, 2018

–Redevelopment of Location Will Add To The Vibrancy of the Southern Peninsula– April 19, 2018 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Develop Saint John announced today that the former Salvation Army Centre of Hope, vacant since 2014, is to be purchased by Saint John development company Mike Cavanagh Homes Inc. for an undisclosed amount. According to Mike Cavanagh,…

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Spruce Lake Barge Facility Open For Business

April 11, 2018

–Barge Facility Provides “Highway to the Ocean” for Large-Scale Modular Fabricators —   April 11, 2018 – SAINT JOHN, NB—Develop Saint John announced today that the Spruce Lake Barge Facility had its inaugural load-out by Lorneville Mechanical Contractors Ltd. of two massive 120,000 cubic feet, 200 ton refining modules destined for the Irving Oil Refinery…

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