A World-Class Team
Buffalo Investment (CANADA) Ltd. is a Vancouver-based real estate developer with over 20 years of proven success focusing on premium developments on a global stage. Their integrated and transparent project methodology, blends selection of the industry’s highest ranked local architects, engineers, suppliers, project managers, and trade contractors.
Led by real-estate guru Mr. William Wang, Buffalo is dedicated to building quality developments, in superior market locations, with long-term investment value.
Arno Matis (AIBC, RAIC) burst onto the Vancouver architecture scene in 2005 and has designed numerous landmark buildings around the world over the past seven years. As former senior director of Bing Thom Architects, Mr. Matis played an active role in the design and management of numerous award-winning landmark projects, including Vancouver’s Sunset Community Centre and Arena Stage in Washington, DC.
An innovative visionary, Mr. Matis finds inspiration in urban design, nature, contemporary art, culture and philosophy. He holds a graduate degree from Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design and currently sits on the City of Vancouver’s Urban Design Panel as well as its Planning Commission.
Aperture is being constructed by Urban One Builders. With a management team that has delivered over $2 billion in construction volume, they credit quality, cost, schedule and safety as the four pillars of their success. Their professional approach to budgeting, planning and execution of residential, commercial and institutional projects is at the leading edge of the construction industry.
Urban One Builders is currently building a number of signature projects around the city including the landmark Trump International Hotel and Residences and Conference Centre in Downtown Vancouver, and Ponderosa Commons Phase II at UBC.
The landscape, designed by the award-winning firm of Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg, complements and enhances the feeling of light and nature. PFS has created many of Vancouver’s most memorable green spaces, both public and private, including the Shangri-La Vancouver, the Hastings Park Italian Rain Gardens and UBC University Boulevard.
Noted Feng Shui master Sherman Tai brings over 40 years experience in Feng Shui analysis and consulting. Mr. Tai is an accomplished author, writer for Ming Pao and Sing Tao Daily and frequent guest on AM1320.
Mr. Tai has worked as a consultant on the Aperture buildings to ensure the environment is in harmony. Download his Feng Shui letter here
ARCHITECT - Arno Matis Architecture
BUILDER - Urban One Builders
INTERIOR DESIGN - I3 Design
ELECTRICAL MECHANICAL ENGINEER - Integral Group
CODE CONSULTANT - LMDG Building Code Consultants
GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER - GeoPacific Consultants
LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT - Phillips Farevaag Smallenberg
STRUCTURAL ENGINEER - Fast + Epp
ACOUSTICAL ENGINEER - Brown Strachan
TRAFFIC - Bunt & Associates Engineering
MARKETING - Royal Pacific Supreme Team
ENVELOPE CONSULTANT - Spratt Emanuel Engineering Ltd.
COSTING / CAC - BTY Group