Fieldgate Proposes 32 Storeys on Yonge Street in North York

5400 Yonge Street, Fieldgate Urban, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
January 23, 2018 3:39 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The tallest proposal submitted to the City of Toronto so far in 2018 comes from Fieldgate Urban, seeking to replace a five-storey office building and a single-family home with a ... read more

Rents Rise as Sales Slump and New Listings Increase in Q4 2017

TREB market report, GTA housing, home prices, Toronto condos
January 23, 2018 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It will come as no surprise to anyone who attempted to rent a condominium unit in Toronto during 2017 that there is an incredibly low vacancy rate in the city for these types of units, now ... read more

Final Crane Being Installed at CIBC Square Construction Site

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Toronto
January 23, 2018 11:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a busy seven months at the site of the CIBC Square's first phase, located across Bay Street from the Air Canada Centre in Downtown Toronto. Since Ivanhoé ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 23, 2018

January 23, 2018 9:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
What would landing Amazon H2Q mean for Toronto's already red-hot housing market?; King St. business owner campaigns to shut down streetcar pilot project; Rental prices ... read more

Photo of the Day: Topped Out Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto, St. Lawrence, East Bayfront, Distillery District
January 23, 2018 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an east-facing view of Toronto captured from an office high up in the Financial District. Submitted to our Monde Forum thread by contributor jdoe1369, this ... read more

Last Sections of Honest Ed's Coming Down for Mirvish Village

Mirvish Village, Westbank, Henriquez Partners, Honest Ed's, Toronto
January 22, 2018 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
At first glance, everything seems as usual at the southwest corner of Toronto's Bathurst and Bloor intersection. A closer look reveals that not much is left of the iconic Honest Ed's retailer. The ... read more

Interior Design Show Offered Tours, First Look at 2018 Trends

Interior Design Show 2018 at Metro Convention Centre in Toronto
January 22, 2018 4:13 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
This past weekend saw the return of Toronto’s Interior Design Show (IDS18). The 2018 show was hosted at Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre from Thursday, January 18th to Sunday, January 21st, ... read more

Ryerson Architecture Lectures: Casanova & Love

Ryerson Architecture Lecture Series, Helena Casanova, Toronto
January 22, 2018 2:37 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson Architecture's 2017-2018 lecture series will continue this week, with talks from Ontario's first Chief Energy Conservation Office, Peter Love, and Helena Casanova, a partner ... read more

Distinctive Pitched Roofline Revealed at Tridel's Ten York

Ten York Street Condos, Tridel, Wallman Architects, Toronto
January 22, 2018 12:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tridel's Ten York Street Condos topped out on the Toronto skyline at a height of 224 metres at the end of 2017, with concrete at the top of the Wallman Architects-designed ... read more

All Studio-Unit Rental Building Proposed on De Grassi at Queen

8 De Grassi Street, Percy Ellis, Brander Architects, Toronto
January 22, 2018 11:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Towers, mid-rises, and low-rise homes make up the bulk of Toronto development activity, though a small number of elusive "missing middle" style projects—or projects that fall between low and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 22, 2018

January 22, 2018 9:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
After years of neglect, Old City Hall deserves Toronto’s attention; Yonge St. bike lane plan for North York to be debated next month; TTC unveils strategy to grow transit ... read more

Photo of the Day: 561 Sherbourne

Photo of the Day, 561 Sherbourne Street, Toronto
January 22, 2018 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a dusk view showing the latest addition to Toronto's St. James Town neighbourhood. Submitted by Forum contributor 111, this view shows the ... read more

Growth to Watch For 2018: Queen West, Roncy & Liberty Village

CAMH, Infrastructure Ontario, PCL, Stantec, Toronto
January 19, 2018 6:42 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
As our annual Growth to Watch For series kicks back into gear, we continue our city-wide tour heading west from last week's Entertainment District feature to the trendy west end ... read more

Revised Plans Submitted for U of T Residence on Spadina

January 19, 2018 6:33 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
The University of Toronto’s plan to build a new 24-storey mixed-use student residence tower at 698 to 706 Spadina Avenue on the northwest corner of Sussex Avenue and Spadina Avenue, has ... read more

Grid Condos Rising Taller Above Dundas and Jarvis Intersection

Grid Condos, CentreCourt, Page + Steele / IBI, Dundas Square Gardens, Gupta
January 19, 2018 3:39 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Jarvis and Dundas intersection is getting a lot taller, as new 50-storey IBI Group-designed condominium towers rise from two of the four corners. While Gupta Group's Dundas ... read more

Allied Submits Plan to Float Office Space Over Heritage Buildings

379-391 Adelaide West & 96 Spadina, Toronto, Allied, Sweeny &Co Architects
January 19, 2018 1:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last summer, details emerged about a plan by Allied Properties REIT to add new office space above heritage office buildings at Spadina and Adelaide in Downtown Toronto. read more

Construction Progressing at RioCan's Bathurst College Centre

Bathurst College Centre, RioCan REIT, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
January 19, 2018 11:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Across Bathurst Street from Toronto Western Hospital, redevelopment is well underway at the former Kromer Radio site. Here between College and Dundas, RioCan REIT is adding a 150,156 ft² ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 19, 2018

January 19, 2018 9:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC still at impasse over dormant $1.9-million art installation; Toronto has a chance to design a better future on Yonge Street; Metrolinx negotiates new contract terms ... read more

Photo of the Day: New Addition

Photo of the Day, Etobicoke, Humber Bay Shores, Westlake Encore
January 19, 2018 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day highlights a new addition to the skyline of Toronto's Humber Bay Shores area. Submitted by Forum contributor Keyz, this view shows the under-construction Westlake ... read more

Toronto—Welcome to the Post-OMB World

January 18, 2018 4:38 pm | by Monika Rau | Comments
The past few years have undeniably been one of the most unpredictably transformative times in land use policy reform for the City of Toronto. read more