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One Bedford Condos By Lanterra Developments Ruining U Of T?

One Bedford Condos by Lanterra Developments
February 12, 2010 12:43 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
One Bedford Condos by Lanterra Developments is getting a bit of criticism on the forum. Not because of its look or height but mainly how its impacting on U of T and the Annex. Here's what forum ... read more

L Tower + Sony Centre Construction Update

The L Tower Toronto by Cityzen, Ferbrook and Castlepoint, and Daniel Libeskind
February 11, 2010 7:09 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a birds eye view taken from BCE Place yesterday afternoon of the new L Tower under-construction. Work has started on the south west corner of the Sony Centre, where this 57 storey condo is ... read more

New Ontario Government Building Coming To 880 Bay Street?

880 Bay Street Province Of Ontario Office Building
February 11, 2010 4:47 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Is the Province of Ontario planning for a new office tower at 880 Bay Street? It is according to a rezoning application request that went to the City on January 29, 2010. According to forum member ... read more

The View From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos

Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor East Condos From Cresford Developments' Casa Condos
February 11, 2010 12:42 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto forum member Casaguy, shows the view from Cresford Developments' Casa Condos. Photo by Casaguy read more

New! UrbanToronto on Facebook

UrbanToronto on Facebook
February 10, 2010 10:50 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto on Facebook Urban Toronto has a new facebook page! The Urban Toronto page has started off with 'Photo Of The Day' albums from the past few months. More things will be added to the ... read more

Cumberland Terrace Redevelopment By Oxford Properties And B+H Architects

Cumberland Terrace Redevelopment By Oxford Properties And B+H Architects
February 10, 2010 7:49 pm | by Edward | Comments
Yesterday we ran a piece on the redevelopment of Cumberland Terrace and 2 Bloor Street West. Today we step back a bit and take a look at this growing cluster from afar. This view will change ... read more

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich

Photo Of The Day: A CN Tower - TD Centre Sandwich
February 10, 2010 12:22 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The 'Beast', as steveve calls it. Image by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Infant Death Map 1920
February 9, 2010 4:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
What a heart-breaking map, and a welcome antidote for those of us (and I'm guilty as charged) who bemoan the loss of the "good old days". I've noticed while visiting cemetaries such as the one on ... read more

Cumberland Terrace Redevelopment Coming To Yonge And Bloor?

Cumberland Terrace Redevelopment By Oxford Properties And B+H Architects
February 9, 2010 3:48 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
If recent plans for Bloor and Yonge are not enough, we now hear that plans to redevelop 2 Bloor West are on their way. 2 Bloor currently encompasses a 34 storey office tower (CIBC logo on top), ... read more

Quebecor puts Toronto Sun building on the block

333 Front Street East, Formerly the Toronto sun building
February 9, 2010 10:39 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Quebecor, the company that owns the Toronto Sun, has sold the building at 333 King Street East that houses the media operation. It has been bought by First Gulf, the retail arm of Great Gulf ... read more

Then and Now: Victoria Park And Finch Avenue East

Then and Now: Victoria Park And Finch Avenue East
February 9, 2010 10:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here is a pair of comparison shots of Victoria Park and, what was then Finch Avenue East, and is today Pawnee Avenue. The "Then" photo is from 1955 with the "Now" photo from 2010. The first one ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road

Photo Of The Day: Rosedale Valley Road
February 9, 2010 1:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's wonderful Photo Of The Day is that of a lone car navigating down Rosedale Valley Road.  Photo by tomms read more

The Berczy Condos by Concert Properties On The Way

The Berczy Condos Toronto By Concert Properties and the IBI Group
February 8, 2010 6:44 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
There's a new condo coming to the St Lawrence Market area and it is getting a lot of attention. Called The Berczy Condos, it will be located at the prime corner of Front and Church directly south ... read more

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee

Photo Of The Day: We Stand On Guard For Thee
February 8, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Detail, Bank of Commerce, King St. (Commerce Court North) Image by androiduk read more

A Pictorial History Of Toronto's Cedarvale Neighbourhood

A Pictorial History Of Cedarvale
February 7, 2010 2:23 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
cedarvale charioteer 1 In the spirit of the Than & Now thread, I'm impelled to post some pics of Cedarvale, my childhood neighbourhood. Bounded by Eglinton to the north, Bathurst to the east ... read more

Heritage Toronto: Building Storeys 2010

Heritage Toronto: Building Storeys 2010
February 7, 2010 10:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
After the success of our 2009 exhibit, Building Storeys 2010 returns in February 2010 for a longer stay at the Gladstone Hotel! read more

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower By Daniels Out Of Context?

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower By Daniels Out Of Context?
February 7, 2010 3:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Last week we did a little update on the new Bell Lightbox/Festival Tower. One of the concerns some people have about this tower is how out of context it seems with the short buildings on the south ... read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station
February 5, 2010 11:19 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Bloor Subway Station read more

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower Condos By The Daniels Corporation Updated

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower Condos By The Daniels Corporation
February 5, 2010 12:24 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we are looking at the Bell Lightbox/Festival Tower. Developed by The Daniels Corporation, and designed by KPMB Architects, it will rise 42 storeys when completed. Located at King and John, ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The Rare Metro Toronto Police Ford Pinto

Photo Of The Day by Urban Toronto member colbyb
February 5, 2010 1:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We couldn't resist a second Photo Of The Day today when we saw this post. A shot from back in the 1970's from Yonge and Albert featuring a Toronto Police Ford Pinto. Is it just us that think ... read more