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Cladding Starts To Be Added To Yorkville Group's MuseumHouse Condo

MuseumHouse in Toronto by Yorkville Group and Page + Steele Architects
September 30, 2010 12:47 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Cladding starts to rise on the Yorkville Group developed MuseumHouse condo. The 19 storey Page + Steele designed building is rising across the street from the Royal Ontario Museum at 204 ... read more

Welcome to the Neighborhood: Diamante Development's Florian set at Bay and Davenport

The Florian Site Location, Toronto, photo by Hypnotoad
September 30, 2010 11:27 am | by Editor | Comments
The Florian is the latest project from Diamante Development, a company whose past history includes Domus, One City Hall and One Balmoral. Designed by Hariri Pontarini in association with Young + ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Maple Leaf Gardens Renovation Work Continues

Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto by Loblaws Company
September 30, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction progress on Maple Leaf Gardens, image by dt_toronto_geek Maple Leaf Gardens' transformation into a Loblaws Superstore and the new Ryerson University skating rink continues. read more

Yonge & Eglinton Centre Under Siege: Residents Protest RioCan's Plans for Yonge & Eglinton

Open Corner of Yonge and Eglinton Centre, Toronto
September 29, 2010 1:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Protest is coming to Yonge and Eglinton today and Urban Toronto will be live blogging the event. Local residents are protesting plans by Yonge-Eglinton Centre's owner RioCan to replace open space ... read more

Context's Market Wharf Condo Podium Close to Final Height

Market Wharf Condos in Toronto by Context and architectsAlliance
September 29, 2010 12:41 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Market Wharf, the new condominium project by Context south of the St. Lawrence Market, is close to its finished height at the north end. The architectsAlliance-designed complex consists of a ... read more

Urban Toronto Tours X The Condominium By Great Gulf Homes

X Condominiums in Toronto by Great Gulf and architectsAlliance
September 29, 2010 12:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto recently got a chance to see the progress at X The Condominium, Great Gulf's homage to Miesian modernism touched by some Mondrianesque whimsey at Jarvis and Charles Streets in ... read more

Possible Develpoment Site: First Capitol Realty Buys Deboer's at Yonge & Hillcrest

DeBoer's store, Yonge and Hillcrest, Toronto
September 29, 2010 12:33 pm | by Editor | Comments
Forum member Observer Walt has posted the following information in the forum in regards to the DeBoer's store location in NYCC:  The DeBoer's store at the southeast corner of Yonge and ... read more

BLVD Developments' Victory Condos As Seen From The CN Tower

Victory Condominiums by BLVD Developments and Wallman Architects
September 29, 2010 12:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Victory Condos by BLVD Development (a sister company of Lifetime Developments) as seen from the CN Tower. The 12-storey building designed by Wallman Architects is located at 478 King Street just ... read more

Photo Of The Day: High Above The City At Pemberton's Uptown Residences Condo

Uptown Residences in Toronto by Pemberton Group and Burka Architects
September 29, 2010 12:12 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Viewing the city from the cab of the Uptown Residences condo's crane. You couldn't pay us anything to work up here especially on windy days. But we sure admire the view. The Pemberton Group ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 29, 2010

September 29, 2010 12:44 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Chris Selley: George Smitherman — The Anyone But Ford candidate  (National Post) Cutting city staff through attrition not so simple (Globe and Mail) Toronto unveils Pan Am Games logo (Globe ... read more

Sony Centre (Formerly The O'Keefe Centre) Is Back After A Major Renovation

Sony Centre in Toronto
September 28, 2010 6:06 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We have a paid a lot of attention here at UrbanToronto to all of the new cultural attractions as they have opened up in the city over the last several years, most recently the wonderful tiff Bell ... read more

Aspen Ridge's Studio Condos on Richmond Goes With Urban Flair

Studio on Richmond in Toronto by Aspen Ridge Homes and Quadrangle Architects
September 28, 2010 12:52 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Aspen Ridge is bringing the very stylish Studio Condos to Richmond Street in Toronto's Entertainment District. The Quadrangle Architects-designed 31-storey tower is the first phase of a two-tower ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Talon International's Trump Toronto Condo And Hotel As Viewed From The Air

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon International and Zeidler Partnership Architects
September 28, 2010 12:37 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump Toronto is consistently the most viewed thread on Urban Toronto and here we pump it up again. trumptoronto has provided a great shot of the Talon International developed hotel and condo as ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the internet for September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010 12:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Smitherman reveals his economic plan (National Post) Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Can’t Ford run in a park?  (National Post) James: Joe’s done, but poised to be the kingmaker (Toronto Star) The 10 ... read more

Pemberton Group's Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts Condos Reshaping Queen West

Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts, by Pemberton Group
September 28, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts condos starts to reshape Queen West. The controversial 19 + 9 storey building is being developed by The Pemberton Group. Design is by Page + Steele. They say a ... read more

Lanterra Developments's Burano Condo Starts To Take Shape

Burano Condos in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and architectsAlliance
September 27, 2010 6:18 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Lanterra Developments' new Bay and Grosvenor located Burano Condo starts to take shape. The 48 storey glass clad tower was designed by architectsAlliance. It will be a great addition to the ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon's DNA3 Condo Features Many Amenities

DNA3 Condos, by Canderal Stoneridge and TriCon
September 27, 2010 5:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon are piling on the amenities in their new DNA3 condominium project on King Street West at Shaw Street. Today we'll bring you in for a quick look at plans for the ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: The O'Keefe Centre

The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, designed by Page + Steele and Earle C. Morgan
September 27, 2010 7:08 am | by Craig White | 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

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 27, 2010

September 27, 2010 12:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto least risky city for employers in the world: report, Renovated Sony Centre parties like it’s 1960 + more news. read more

Photo Of The Day: 200 Wellesley East Damaged By Major Fire

200 Wellesley Street fire in Toronto
September 26, 2010 6:14 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Photo of the fire damaged 200 Wellesley East as taken from the roof deck at 100 Wellesley East. The seven alarm fire, which started Friday afternoon, impacted upwards of 1700 people with some ... read more