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Details of Lanterra's Burano Condos Becoming Clearer As It Rises

Burano Condominiums Toronto By Lanterra Developments
March 9, 2011 2:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
As Burano Condominiums rises on Bay Street north of college, several camera-toting UrbanToronto members have been keeping the project under their collective watchful eye: androiduk, confusion, ... read more

The Ryerson Gallery and Research Centre Starts To Light Up

The Ryerson Gallery and Research Centre (Photo By Geekaroo)
March 9, 2011 2:16 pm | by Intern | Comments
The new Ryerson Gallery and Research Centre is starting to shape up as it prepares to open in September 2012. The project, located at 122 Bond Street, will join educational, research and ... read more

Absolute World Condos By Cityzen And Fernbrook Homes Looking All Dark And Menacing

This photo depicts Citizen's Absolute World condos in Mississauga
March 9, 2011 2:11 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yes, we have a tendency to make Absolute World condos the Photo Of The Day quite often. We just can't help it as these towers are just so beautiful to look at, even when they are dark and menacing ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 9, 2011

March 9, 2011 2:07 pm | by Primary | Comments
TTC revives consulting arm to oversee Sheppard subway, soil recycling at the Portlands and more. read more

Woodcliffe Properties President Paul Oberman Dies in Plane Crash

Image of Paul Oberman
March 8, 2011 1:41 pm | by Editor | Comments
Toronto's heritage community has suffered a tragic loss. Heritage Toronto has reported that Woodcliffe Properties President Paul Oberman died in a plane crash last night in Maine. Oberman was ... read more

Graywood and Beaverhall Warm Up Winter At Ocean Club Condos

Photo of sales office for Ocean Club Condos by Graywood and Beaverhall
March 8, 2011 7:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Graywood Developments and Beaverhall Homes held a mid-winter warm up party at Ocean Club Condominiums for their purchasers and potential ones, and to announce that the complex will go under ... read more

Work Continues On The New YWCA Elm Centre

The New YWCA Elm Centre
March 8, 2011 6:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Quick Pic shows us the new YWCA Elm Centre that is being built at 87 Elm Street. Rising 17 storeys the centre, which will open later this year, will be a new home to woman escaping ... read more

Diamante Development's The Florian Condo As A Great View Terminus?

Diamante Development's The Florian Condo by Hariri Pontarini, Young+Wright, IBI
March 8, 2011 5:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A potentially great view terminus is starting to take place on Davenport as we look southeast. Directly in the centre of the photo we see the new 25 storey The Florian condo. Cladding is starting ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 8, 2011

March 8, 2011 12:01 am | by Primary | Comments
Can Ford Nation be Canada’s Tea Party?, Ford’s transit plan shortchanges suburbs, critics charge and much more... read more

Excavation Bringing Conservatory Group's Milan Residences Closer To Construction

The Milan Condominium Toronto by The Conservatory Group
March 7, 2011 8:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
Over the last week UrbanToronto shutterbugs AndroidUK and Jasonzed both dropped by the site of Milan Residences, a new 37-storey tower at the top of Church Street where it meets Davenport Road at ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Yonge and Sheppard, 1934

Yonge and Sheppard, 1934
March 7, 2011 8:20 am | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto has partnered with Heritage Toronto to capture a moment in Toronto's past. On a weekly basis, we will both be highlighting a historic photo of the city's people, places and events, ... read more

Emerald Park Condos And Hullmark Centre Set To Reshape Yonge and Sheppard

Emerald Park by Bazis , Metropia, Plaza and Hullmark Centre by Tridel
March 7, 2011 7:30 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Emerald Park Condos by Bazis International, Metropia and Plaza and Hullmark Centre By Tridel read more

Toronto Skyline As Seen From Monarch Group's Quay West Condos

Toronto Skyline As Seen From Monarch Group's Quay West Condos
March 7, 2011 7:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, shot by Urban Toronto forum member Jasper, is taken from the new Quay West Condos. We are quite impressed by this shot. Take out the CN Tower and it feels like we're in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the internet For March 7, 2011

March 7, 2011 12:53 am | by Primary | Comments
Let cities reach for the sky, Heritage Maclean House faces uncertain future, Front Street trees chopped for subway platform and more... read more

Sweeping Lines To Grace Highway 407 Station on the Spadina Subway Extension

Highway 407 Station Rendering
March 4, 2011 2:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
This week our visit to the Spadina Subway Extension takes us to Highway 407 Station. The station and associated 600-spot commuter parking lot will be situated within the greenbelt on the south ... read more

BLVD Developments' Victory Condos As Seen From The North Side

Victory Condos by BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments
March 4, 2011 2:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Quick Pic, taken by Urban Toronto forum member Jasonzed, gives us a unique look at Victory Condos. Generally we've seen photos from the King Street side of the project. Today we get to see ... read more

Canada Malting Silos In The Very Early Morning

Canada Malting Silos Toronto
March 4, 2011 1:50 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by first time contributor Bruvyman, is a wonderful shot of the former Canada Malting Silos. Located at the foot of Bathurst, the silos have been empty since the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For March 4, 2011

March 4, 2011 1:30 am | by Editor | Comments
Warren Kinsella On Rob Ford, Mississauga increases taxes and much more... read more

Reserve Properties' Motif Lofts & Towns Bringing More Lofts To Ossington

March 2011 Plan for Motif Lofts & Towns Viewed from the southwest (RAWdesign)
March 3, 2011 2:54 am | by Craig White | Comments
One of UrbanToronto's favourite small gems that was released to the market in 2010 was Motif Lofts and Towns, developed by Reserve Properties, in the heart of the vibrant Ossington-West Queen ... read more

Q Loft Condos By Royal Queen Developments Coming To 1205 Queen Street West

Q Loft Rendering
March 3, 2011 2:30 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
There's a new low-rise condo development coming to 1205 Queen Street West. Q Loft, as it is being called, will be a 8 storey building sitting right at Queen and Dufferin. Renderings of the project ... read more