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Work Begins On Empire Communities' Fly Condos

Fly Condos in Toronto by Empire Communities and Graziani + Corazza
October 25, 2010 10:46 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work has begun on Empire Communities' newest urban project. The developer behind The Modern and Beyond The Sea condos now has Fly Condos underway. Located at 352 Front Street West, this 24 storey ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Bright Lights, Big City

Urban Toronto Photo Of The Day: Bright Lights, Big City
October 25, 2010 12:05 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Forum member tomms does it again with this great shot looking down Richmond Street. Bright lights, big city indeed. image by tomms read more

United Lands' Stonebrook II Condominiums To Join Phase I in Southwest Mississauga

Stonebrook Condos in Mississauga by United Lands, Du Toit and Rust Hiller
October 22, 2010 12:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Stonebrook Condominiums have taken their place on southwestern Mississauga's skyline, and will soon double in size. A first 18-storey tower, located beside the Sheridan Creek on Southdown Road at ... read more

Daniel's Regent Park Redevelopment Sets Its Eyes On Peter Dickinson's Modernist Classics

Regent Park in Toronto tower by Peter Dickinson
October 22, 2010 12:32 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Regent Park is coming down one block at a time. The 1940's era City Of Toronto housing project began with good intentions but soon turned into an area plagued by high crime and poverty. The built ... read more

Ground Breaking For Pemberton Group's U Condos Takes Place

Groundbreaking at U Condos in Toronto by Pemberton Group and architectsAlliance
October 22, 2010 2:36 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ground breaking for Pemberton Group's new U Condo took place this past Tuesday. The 55 and 45 storey condo towers, designed by architectsAlliance, is located at the southwest corner of Bay and St. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 22, 2010

October 22, 2010 12:33 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ford backs off land transfer tax repeal promise (National Post) Inside the newly restored Spadina Museum (National Post) No longer one Toronto (Globe and Mail) It's time to stop worrying we're not ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Trump Tower Toronto Starts To Make Its Presence Felt In The Financial District

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon International and Zeidler Architects
October 22, 2010 12:29 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump Tower Toronto continues its rise to the top of the financial district. The 60 storey hotel and condo will be the second tallest building in the country once completed. The Talon ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 21, 2010

October 21, 2010 12:26 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Pantalone hopes to create ‘road peace’ with new bike plan (National Post) TTC unveils new information screens (National Post) Smitherman vows to establish green tech district (Globe and Mail) read more

Sheridan College at Mississauga City Centre Sprouts Legs

Sheridan College Mississauga Campus by Rounthwaite Dick and Hadley Architects
October 21, 2010 12:24 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Jasonzed recently captured images of Phase One of Sheridan College's new Mississauga City Centre campus with new features: the building has grown some legs. The Rounthwaite ... read more

Ashley Ross Completing Junction Triangle Lofts

Junction Triangle Lofts in Toronto by Ashley Ross
October 21, 2010 12:17 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Developer Ashley Ross, who most recently brought the supercool Richmond Town Manors to the west end of that street, is now completing work on the 10-unitJunction Triangle Lofts @ 229 Wallace ... read more

Lanterra Developments Planning For Three Towers At 609 Sherbourne Including One 56 Storeys

609 Sherbourne Street in Toronto by Lanterra Developments and architectsAlliance
October 21, 2010 12:11 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Word has it Lanterra Developments is planning a three tower project at 609 Sherbourne Street at Howard Street. The architectsAlliance designed project will contain 1840 units and will feature one ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Scarborough City Centre - One Of Toronto's Suburban Downtowns

Photo Of The Day: Scarborough City Centre - One Of Toronto's Suburban Downtowns
October 21, 2010 12:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Downtown Scarborough skyline as seen from a distance. Toronto has a number of downtown's and this is one of them. While the skyline here continues to grow we feel its missing one thing. The ... read more

Streetcar Developments and Dundee Realty's 2 Gladstone Condo Now Rising in West Queen West

2 Gladstone in Toronto by Streetcar and Dundee, Tact Design
October 20, 2010 5:14 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The evolution of West Queen West is rocketing along with many developments rising in the area. Now sporting its own crane at Queen and Gladstone is Streetcar Developments and Dundee Realty's Two ... read more

Bazis' CrystalBlu Condo Requires Some Repairs Before Completion

Crystal Blu Condos in Toronto by Bazis and Burka Varacalli
October 20, 2010 12:07 pm | by Craig White | Comments
CrystalBlu Condominiums, the first Toronto project by Bazis International, is seeing finishing touches applied to its exterior at the moment, with the ceiling above the entrance being completed, ... read more

Bishop's Block Starts To Be Rebuilt At Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

Bishop's Block at Shangri-La in Toronto
October 20, 2010 12:59 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bishop's Block is coming back to life at the corner of Adelaide and Simcoe as part of the new Living Shangri-La complex. Originally built in 1829 it was for many years run as a hotel. It was last ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 20, 2010

October 20, 2010 12:19 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Mayoral debate ignites on Dundas streetcar (National Post) Ford’s transit plan would cost city hundreds of millions of dollars: report (Globe and Mail) Eaton church snobby? ... read more

Photo Of The Day: On A Clear Day You Can See Toronto From Beamsville

Photo Of The Day: On A Clear Day You Can See Toronto From Beamsville
October 20, 2010 12:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The full Toronto skyline as seen from up on the Niagara Escarpment in Beamsville. It really does show how impressive our skyline really is. image by Craig White read more

Photo Of The Day: Davisville Station Platform Reconstruction Underway

Davisville Subway station platform in Toronto
October 19, 2010 4:46 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Davisville Subway Station is getting a bit of work these days as shown in this shot by Urban Toronto forum member androiduk. Southbound trains are using the west side of the platform while the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 19, 2010

October 19, 2010 12:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bixi Toronto hits membership target, closes in on spring launch (National Post) Toronto mayoral race ‘down to the wire,’ pollster says after neck-and-neck survey (Globe and Mail) Hume: Go west ... read more

Lamb Development And Niche Development Present The Theatre Park Condos

Theatre Park Condos in Toronto by Lamb and Niche Development, architectsAlliance
October 19, 2010 12:50 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Brad J. Lamb's Lamb Development Corporation has teamed up with Niche Development to present the Theatre Park condos. Located just east of the Royal Alexandra Threatre at 224 King Street West, this ... read more