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Photo Of The Day: The Brick Man Rounds Out Aspen Ridge's Vu Condo

Vu Condo in Toronto by Aspen Ridge and Hariri Pontarini
September 13, 2010 1:26 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Aspen Ridge's recently completed Vu Condo adds the Brick Man as a public art component. A neat idea that's marred by the poll, hydro lines and streetlights. The 24 storey building, which is ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 13, 2010

September 13, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto Board of Trade rips mayoral candidates for lack of ideas, What recession? Businesses snap up Toronto office space, Rossi pledges to tunnel Allen under downtown if elected + more news. read more

Photo Of The Day: Four Seasons Hotel & Condo As Seen From U of T

Four Seasons Hotel and Condominiums, Toronto
September 11, 2010 12:14 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new Four Seasons hotel and condo continues to rise as this photo taken from U of T shows. The 55 and 25 storey two tower project is going to greatly impact Yorkville and the surrounding ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 10, 2010

September 10, 2010 1:23 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Moving Toronto: Where the candidates stand (Globe and Mail) Closing Toronto to newcomers would lead to economic collapse (Globe and Mail) read more

tiff. | Bell Lightbox Brings Life To King Street

Festival Tower TIFF Bell Lightbox in Toronto by Daniels and KPMB Architects
September 10, 2010 1:20 pm | by Craig White | Comments
For our second instalment on TIFF Bell Lightbox, Urban Toronto does a swing of the exterior of the KPMB-designed building. We'll start at street level on King, go up to the roof, come back down ... read more

Quick Pic: Public Art Component Being Added Outside Of Concord Adex's Montage Condo

Montage Condos in Toronto by Concord Adex
September 10, 2010 1:02 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Public art component currently being installed on the north side of the Concord Adex developed Montage Condo. The 47 storey KPMB Architects designed tower is a part of the CityPlace development ... read more

Edenshaw's Chaz Yorkville Condos To Feature Wild Amenities

Chaz Yorkville in Toronto by Edenshaw and Charles LTD., Page + Steele Architects
September 10, 2010 12:59 pm | by Craig White | Comments
More details have been released about Chaz Yorkville, 45 Charles Ltd & Edenshaw Homes' new condo project on Charles Street, just east of Yonge Street in downtown Toronto. The 39-storey ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Tridel's Solaris Condo As Seen From The Milliken GO Station At Steeles Avenue

Solaris Condos in Tortonto by Tridel and Graziani + Corazza Architects
September 10, 2010 12:52 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Solaris Condos as seen from the Milliken GO Station at Steeles Avenue. The 40 storey towers, developed by Tridel and designed by Graziani + Corazza  Architects, are located to the south at ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge's Aura Condo Set To Rise 75 Storeys

The crane at the site of Aura Condos peeks out. Photo by caltrane74.
September 9, 2010 4:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The crane for the the new 75 storey Aura Condo peaks out from behind retail on Yonge Street. The Canderel Stoneridge developed building, which is designed by Graziani + ... read more

Daniel's Festival Tower Condo Lights Up The Night Just In Time For TIFF

Festival Tower and the Bell Lightbox by Daniels and KPMB.
September 9, 2010 4:17 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Festival Tower, the 42 storey condo that sits on top of TIFF's new Bell Lightbox headquarters, has finally turned on the lights. The lights being the lantern at the top of the ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Breaks Ground On Don River Park

Waterfront Toronto Chair Mark Wilson speaking to the crowd at Don River Park
September 9, 2010 4:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto filled the front spot at the groundbreaking for Waterfront Toronto's Don River Park in the West Don Lands yesterday afternoon. Assembled stakeholders, politicos, and press gathered ... read more

Tiff. | Bell Lightbox Days From Opening

Fisheye glance at the Lightbox and Festival Tower under construction
September 9, 2010 3:09 pm | by Craig White | Comments
TIFF Bell Lightbox is finally here! Over the next week, Urban Toronto will be giving you insider access to this long-awaited, new heart of Toronto's internationally-acclaimed film community. Our ... read more

TUFF: The Toronto Urban Film Festival 2010

TUFF: The Toronto Urban Film Festival 2010
September 9, 2010 2:56 pm | by Craig White | Comments
If you are riding the TTC during TIFF, you might want to check out the subway stations screens, as they will be showing TUFF, the Toronto Urban Film Festival. The 80 finalists will run ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For September 9, 2010

September 9, 2010 12:49 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ford would scrap streetcars in favour of buses (Globe and Mail) Rossi proposes cutting Toronto council in half (Globe and Mail) The streetcar's time is up, says Rob Ford (Toronto Star) read more

Streetcar's Corktown District Condos Phase One Close To Completion

Corktown District Condos by Streetcar Developments and Quadrangle
September 8, 2010 11:33 am | by Craig White | Comments
Streetcar Development's first phase of its Corktown District condominium project is nearing completion on King Street East west of the Don River. The project is different from most new ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For September 8, 2010

September 8, 2010 12:54 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Rob Ford releases his transportation plan for Toronto …on YouTube (National Post) Hey, stars – welcome to our (model) living room (Globe and Mail) Institute to plug Canada’s bank ... read more

Yorkville Group's MuseumHouse Condo Rising Across The Street From The ROM

MuseumHouse Condos by Yorkville Group and Page + Steele.
September 8, 2010 12:30 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Now at 7 storeys the Yorkville Group developed MuseumHouse luxury condos is rising quickly. Situated on Bloor across the street from the Royal Ontario Museum, it is going to ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Scotia Plaza Remains One Of Our Favourite Toronto Towers

Window cleaning lift on Scotia Plaza Tower. Photo by androiduk.
September 8, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The photographer and UrbanToronto forum member androiduk says it best: "Scotia Plaza at Bay & King. That's one attractive building. Looks as good as the day it was built." Window cleaning lift ... read more

Camrost-Felcorp Launches Condo Conversion at Imperial Oil Building

Imperial Plaza by Camrost-Felcorp with Goldfarb.
September 7, 2010 1:49 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Camrost-Felcorp is saving a mid-century modern landmark in midtown Toronto. Imperial Plaza will be the new name for the condominium conversion of the former Imperial Oil ... read more

Work Begins On Tridel's Mixed-Use Hullmark Centre

North York's Hullmark Centre, by Tridel and Kirkor Architects.
September 7, 2010 12:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work has begun on clearing the site for Tridel's new mixed-use Hullmark Centre. Located at the southeast corner of Yonge and Sheppard, the complex will feature retail and office space within ... read more