Photo Of The Day: Lifetime And Menkes' Four Seasons Hotel And Condo As Seen From 8 Park Road

Four Seasons Hotel and Condo in Toronto by Menkes and architectsAlliance
November 17, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new Four Seasons Hotel and Condo continues its rise to the top. The two tower project is comprised of 52 and 25 storey buildings. Developed by Menkes in tandem with Lifetime Developments, the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 16, 2010

November 16, 2010 1:52 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Scrawl: How Ford can get TTC back on track (National Post) How to build a rail link to Pearson (National Post) Metrolinx defends decision to buy diesel trains for rail link to Pearson (Globe ... read more

Cladding Makes Its First Appearance On Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

Shangri-La in Toronto by Westbank Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects
November 16, 2010 1:40 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A milestone was reached yesterday at the new Shangri-La hotel and condo Toronto. The first piece of glass cladding has been installed. While it is too early to judge how good the glass will look ... read more

New Angles Reveal Secrets at Context's Market Wharf Condominiums

Market Wharf Condos in Toronto by Context and architectsAlliance
November 16, 2010 1:31 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Over the last few weeks a number of UrbanToronto members have headed down to The Esplanade and Market Street and aimed their cameras at Market Wharf, the new St. Lawrence Market area condominium ... read more

Reserve Properties' Motif Lofts & Towns Debut On Ossington Avenue

Motif Lofts and Towns in Toronto by Reserve Properties and Raw Design
November 16, 2010 1:22 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Motif Lofts & Towns, a 5-storey residential and retail project designed by RAW Design, is about to arrive on quickly gentrifying Ossington Avenue, now one of Toronto's trendiest streets. ... read more

Liberty Development's Mixed Use World On Yonge Comes To Thornhill

World on Yonge in Toronto Demolition by Liberty Development and Kirkor Architect
November 16, 2010 1:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Massive change is set to take place on Yonge Street north of Steeles as the LEED Silver rated World On Yonge comes to the Markham side of Thornhill. Liberty Development Corporation is bringing ... read more

Photo Of The Day: More Toronto In The Fog

Photo Of The Day: More Toronto In The Fog
November 16, 2010 12:05 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Yesterday we ran a rather neat photo of Toronto at night in the fog. Today we're doing the same with a day shot. Looks like a sandstorm blowing in. Very nice tomms.  Image by tomms read more

Tridel's James Cooper Mansion Condo Near Completion

James Cooper Mansion by Tridel with Burka and Goldsmith Borgal Architects
November 15, 2010 12:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tridel's new Bloor and Sherbourne area condo James Cooper Mansion is soon to be completed. The 32-storey tower, designed by Burka Architects, incorporates the original 1882 Second-Empire style ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 15, 2010

November 15, 2010 12:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
GO Transit considers switching from diesel to electric (National Post) Toronto’s indie gaming scene levels up (Globe and Mail) Is this giant tube just a pipe dream? (Toronto Star) Light rail ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Lights On A Foggy Night

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Lights On A Foggy Night
November 15, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
What an amazing sight on a foggy night. Toronto looks rather post-apocalyptic here. Image by lxmoss author:billy corgan19982 posted:2010-11-13 18:49:38 read more

Minto's The St Thomas Condominiums Now Selling In Yorkville

The St. Thomas in Toronto by Minto Group and Hariri Pontarini Architects
November 9, 2010 1:01 pm | by Craig White | Comments
For a time caught in the economic slowdown, The St. Thomas, a 23-storey condominium being developed by Minto at the corner of St. Thomas Street and Charles Street West in Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville ... read more

Where in Toronto of the Future?

Theatre Park condos Toronto by Lamb Dev Corp, Niche Development and Harhay
November 9, 2010 12:52 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Think you know what you're looking at here? This is a mystery condominium project coming to market in Toronto. For the time being you have two images to work with: the podium fenestration, and the ... read more

First Gulf Converting Toronto Sun's Former Printing Plant And Shipping Area To A No Frills Grocery Store

333 King Street East in Toronto by First Gulf Corporation
November 9, 2010 12:47 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
First Gulf, a sister company to Great Gulf Homes which develops commercial retail real estate, recently purchased the former Toronto Sun building at 333 King Street East. The ground floor area ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Spot The Skydome

Skydome in Toronto and condominiums from the water
November 9, 2010 12:43 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Skydome fights to be seen from Toronto Harbour as condos surround it. Quite the change in just a few short years. Skydome seen from the waterfront, image by androiduk read more

Photo Of The Day: Corus Quay Looking Pretty Good From The Lake

Corus Quay in Toronto by corus entertainment and Diamond and Schmitt Architects
November 8, 2010 1:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Corus Quay has generated a bit of controversy in the past over its looks. Some feel it looks really good while others think it should have been located in some far flung suburb rather than in this ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For November 8, 2010

November 8, 2010 12:41 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Making a mess of Nathan Phillips Square (National Post) GO Transit launches passenger charter, promising improved service (Globe and Mail) GO Transit’s pledge to riders: ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Plane Crash at Todmorden Mills

Toronto Plane Crash at Todmorden Mills by Heritage Toronto
November 8, 2010 12:39 pm | 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

New Angles On Burano Condos' Angles

Burano Condos in Toronto by Lanterra Developments and architectsAlliance
November 8, 2010 12:34 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto members Mike In TO and Jasonzed have both trained their cameras on Burano Condominiums by Lanterra Developments over the last couple days, bringing us a number of angles on this very ... read more

Malibu Investments' LTD Condos Rising Into View

LTD Condos in Toronto by Malibu Investments and Quadrangle Architects
November 8, 2010 12:29 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Davin captured this view of Malibu Investments' LTD Condos rising between Malibu Harbourfront and the Gardiner Expressway, just west of Bathurst Street. LTD Condos, image by ... read more

First Canadian Place Behind The Scaffolding

First Canadian Place recladding in Toronto by Brookfield and Shannon Architects
November 7, 2010 1:29 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Digitalis managed to get these images showing some of the apparatus being used to reclad the Bank of Montreal Tower at First Canadian Place from a vantage point we have not ... read more