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New Rendering Highlights Great View From Daniels' HighPark Condos

 HighPark Condos The Daniels Corporation Diamond Schmitt Architects
March 15, 2013 2:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Hmm, is Daniels' Cinema Tower pictured on that skyline? A new rendering of The Daniels Corporation’s HighPark Condominiums emphasizes the fantastic views residents of the building will have from ... read more

Daniels Introduces Rent to Own Program for Cinema Tower

Cinema Tower condo, downtown Toronto, Daniels Corporation, Kirkor Architects
March 15, 2013 1:55 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
In an effort to provide superior condo units to a wider socioeconomic demographic, The Daniels Corporation is now offering a "Rent-to-Own" program at Cinema Tower, its nearly-complete condominium ... read more

Freed Launches 155 Redpath Condos at Yonge & Eglinton

155 Redpath Freed Developments architectsAlliance Toronto
March 15, 2013 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the TTC Eglinton Crosstown LRT on the horizon, development surrounding the future Yonge-Eglinton transit hub is intensifying at a dizzying pace. With nearby under-construction projects such ... read more

Then and Now: Registry Office

March 15, 2013 10:30 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. May 28, 1912. 38 - 48 Elizabeth Street. 'New Registry Office Site.'   Now. September 2012. The Registry building came and went of course. Citizens of a modern Toronto gather here at ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet for March 15, 2013

March 15, 2013 9:10 am | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
Support for a casino appears unlikely; Ford case may go to the Supreme Court; international community critizes Canada's modal safety; Toronto's new streetcar stretches its legs; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Castle on the Hill

Casa Loma, Toronto
March 14, 2013 11:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Although a major city like toronto is composed of thousands upon thousands of different buildings, it seems to be the case that a few select buildings define our architecture and attract most of ... read more

Big Change is Coming to The Ordnance Triangle

Ordnance Diamondcorp Cityzen Fernbrook BuildToronto Hariri Pontarini bkl
March 14, 2013 6:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Big change is coming to the Ordnance Triangle, a currently underused tract of land formed by the diverging CP/GO Transit Georgetown rail line and CN/GO Transit Lakeshore rail line on the east ... read more

BILD Reveals Finalists for Annual Toronto Home Builder Awards

`Massey Tower, Toronto
March 14, 2013 2:20 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
BILD, or the Building Industry and Land Development Association of the Greater Toronto Area annually presents the local home building industry's most prestigious awards, and they have ... read more

End of Tunneling in Toronto for Spadina Subway Extension

Construction Map, Subway Extension, Toronto
March 14, 2013 10:40 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
The TTC has reached some major milestones this week with the first public street test of the new streetcars, and now the Spadina Subway Extension in York region has hit a major goal with the ... read more

Then and Now: Elizabeth Street

Elizabeth Street, Toronto, 1912
March 14, 2013 8:30 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. February 23, 1912. 6 - 8 - 10 Elizabeth Street.   Now. August 2012. read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 14, 2013

March 14, 2013 8:09 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
New streetcar has first on street test; Limits for lobbyists; TTC becoming regional; Atwood on UofT green space and more! TTC conducts first public test of new streetcar (blogTO) Limits urged for ... read more

Photo of the Day: Southcore Panorama

Panorama of southcore area, Toronto
March 13, 2013 11:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Creating something from nothing has been the story of many of North America's megacities for generations and Toronto is no exception. For the last decade or so this has been especially true when, ... read more

'Ballast' to Anchor Great Gulf's Charlie Condos at King & Charlotte

Ballast by Jed Lind arrives at Charlie Condos Toronto by Great Gulf
March 13, 2013 6:20 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Charlie is amongst the most handsome new condominium buildings currently completing in Toronto. The 36-storey King Street West project designed by Diamond Schmitt Architects for developer Great ... read more

Cresford's MYC Condo Rises at Yonge and Merton

Merton Yonge Condominiums on Yonge Street in downtown Toronto
March 13, 2013 2:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Merton Yonge Condo, more commonly known as MYC, is rising on the corner of Yonge and Merton Street in Midtown Toronto. Developed by Cresford Developments and designed by Toronto ... read more

Upcoming Book Launch for Make Alive: Prototypes for Responsive Architectures

Make Alive:Prototypes for Responsive Architectures
March 13, 2013 1:55 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Stand back "automatic door" of the 20th century, our architecture as well as our technology is growing more advanced and sophisticated every day. In a new book titled Make Alive: Prototypes for ... read more

Cladding Underway at The Address at High Park

The Address At High Park condo in downtown Toronto on Bloor Street
March 13, 2013 11:25 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Address at High Park, a new twelve-storey condo on Bloor Street, has recently topped off. Developed by Chestnut Hill Homes, and designed by Quadrangle Architects, this mid-rise condo is adding ... read more

Then and Now: Roncesvalles, King and Queen

Roncesvalles, King and Queen Streets, Toronto, 1909
March 13, 2013 8:51 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Roncesvalles, King and Queen down through the years. We are looking north. 1909:   1924:   read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 13, 2013

March 13, 2013 8:44 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Canadian National Exhibition Association tells MGM to stop associating the exhibition with casino project; Toronto falls short of its original recycling goal; an in depth look on how flights ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Bay and Its Tall Neighbours

The Bay in downtown Toronto
March 12, 2013 11:00 pm | by Editor | Comments
Today's photo of the day was captured by UT Forum member devjohnson. It's a great mix of subjects blending iconic images in one shot. In the foreground we have the historical old building that ... read more

Preservation of Heritage Facade Marks 36Hazelton Build

Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
March 12, 2013 3:40 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Construction is moving along at 36Hazelton, a joint venture between the Alterra Group and Zinc Developments. The renovation of the school-turned-office building will be a ... read more