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Photo Of The Day: The Future Home Of Market Square

Photo Of The Day: The Future Home Of Market Square
April 9, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
What the north side of Front Street east of Church looked like after 1960's redevelopment plans fell through. This lot was replaced by Market Square, a mixed condo/retail project that opened in ... read more

Then and Now: Eglinton Theatre

Then and Now: Eglinton Theatre, Toronto
April 8, 2010 2:38 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Speaking of Deco ephemera: Image by Jeff Low read more

Quick Pic: Neptune 2 By Lanterra And Lifetime Surfacing out of Waterpark City

Neptune 2 Condominiums, Toronto, by Lanterra and Lifetime Developments
April 8, 2010 2:32 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
This quick pic shows a shot of Neptune 2 in development by forum member Goodyer. Waterparkcity continues to grow. Here's Neptune 2 on the way. Additional photos can be found here. read more

Garrison at The Yards Set To Launch

The Garrison at The Yards, 11 storey tower by Onni Group of Companies
April 8, 2010 12:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Vancouver developers have been adding significant density to Toronto's core for a while now, most notably at CityPlace and more recently at the Pinnacle Centre. Now, another West Coaster arrives ... read more

Photo Of The Day: 40 Asquith Avenue - Much Prettier From Afar

40 Asquith Avenue by Toronto Community Housing
April 8, 2010 12:47 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A building we've always liked from afar. That opinion has been changed by this photo. Looks like it would fit in quite nicely in some third world country. Image by androiduk author: ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The Eaton Centre From The Cadillac Fairview Tower

Eaton Centre From The Cadillac Fairview Tower, Toronto
April 7, 2010 2:38 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Been on an urban kick... Image by tomms read more

Facelift for 'shabby' Nathan Phillips Square: Square to Recieve $42.7 million Renovation

April 7, 2010 11:40 am | by Editor | Comments
Construction on Toronto’s hip new square begins Friday. The $42.7 million, two-year Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization project done by PLANT Architect Inc. will restore and update the original ... read more

Quick Pic: Dufferin Jog - Light At The End Of The Tunnel

Quick Pic: Dufferin Jog Toronto - Light At The End Of The Tunnel
April 7, 2010 1:40 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work on removing the Dufferin Jog continues. And as we can see from this picture the underpass is now open. Additional updates and photos can be found here. Image by urbandreamer read more

Toronto Sprawl Aerial Shots By Forum Member Flar

Aerial Photo of the North York Civic Centre
April 6, 2010 2:54 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
I thought I would post this picture from last March. It's from 35, 000 ft on my way to New York from Seoul, and we just happened to pass over T.O! One is of NYCC and the other is of Woodbine ... read more

Quick Pic: New Ritz-Carlton Toronto Almost Done

Photo of the Ritz-Carlton nearing completion
April 6, 2010 2:38 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
One of the most original rooftops in the city is almost done at the new Ritz-Carlton. It is sure to impress as you enter the core on the Gardiner. What do you think? Image by nicetommy read more

Construction Set to Begin For Sick Kids Hospital Research Building

SickKids Research and Learning Tower, Toronto by Diamond + Schmitt, HDR
April 6, 2010 11:59 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction is now set to begin on new facilities for the Hospital for Sick Children. The Research Tower, as it will be called, will rise 21-storeys and will contain 650,000 square feet of space. ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Bay Street And Babies

Photo Of The Day: Bay Street And Babies
April 6, 2010 12:55 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bay near College. With all the new condos comes an explosion of babies and dogs. A sure sign that the core of the city is in decent shape. Photo by androiduk read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet for April 6, 2010

April 6, 2010 12:05 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Like Vatican City, Toronto's PATH has its own pulse. Also, lots of money, Bay Street loses another 119 parking spots, Greenbelt community up in arms over gas-fired power plant + more news. read more

Photo Updates on M5V Life Condominiums By TAS Design Build and Lifetime Developments

M5V Condominiums Toronto by TAS Design Build and Lifetime Developments
April 5, 2010 11:46 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Some updates today from M5V Life, a 35 storey 305 suite condo now rising on the south side of King between Blue Jays Way and Spadina. Developed by Lifetime Developments in tandem with TAS Design ... read more

An Update On 18 York St Toronto - The Future PricewaterhouseCoopers Tower

Southcore Financial Centre & Delta Toronto by GWL Realty Advisors & bcIMC
April 5, 2010 11:38 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction continues on 18 York Street or Southcore Financial Centre & Delta Toronto, the final new office tower we'll probably being seeing for a while. After more than a decade ... read more

Trump Tower Toronto By Talon International Updated

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
April 5, 2010 2:58 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto member Caltrane snapped this shot of the Trump Toronto recently. The building is now high enough that the cladding is changing, and curves in the north facade are becoming ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Ritz-Carlton From U of T

Photo Of The Day: Ritz-Carlton From U of T
April 5, 2010 1:50 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We've had some people complain about how One Bedford towers over the University Of Toronto campus. Do we have the same problem here or are we OK because these buildings are much further ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from The Internet for April 5, 2010

April 5, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Don Lands arena project choking on red tape, Streetcar plan takes speed out of ‘rapid’ transit + more news. read more

Trump Toronto Starting To Take On The Big Boys

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
April 4, 2010 2:43 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump Toronto hotel and condo at 20 plus floors surrounded by the tallest towers in the country. Photo taken from the Eaton Centre parking garage. Construction Underway on the Trump Tower read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For April 4, 2010

April 4, 2010 12:34 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
CAMH launches Phase Two redevelopment (Toronto Star) Incineration: a recycling killer? (Toronto Star) Urban designer quits in dispute over waterfront sports complex (Toronto Star) What to do with ... read more