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Aspen Ridge's Studio Condos on Richmond Goes With Urban Flair

Studio on Richmond in Toronto by Aspen Ridge Homes and Quadrangle Architects
September 28, 2010 12:52 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Aspen Ridge is bringing the very stylish Studio Condos to Richmond Street in Toronto's Entertainment District. The Quadrangle Architects-designed 31-storey tower is the first phase of a two-tower ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Talon International's Trump Toronto Condo And Hotel As Viewed From The Air

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon International and Zeidler Partnership Architects
September 28, 2010 12:37 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump Toronto is consistently the most viewed thread on Urban Toronto and here we pump it up again. trumptoronto has provided a great shot of the Talon International developed hotel and condo as ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the internet for September 28, 2010

September 28, 2010 12:10 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Smitherman reveals his economic plan (National Post) Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Can’t Ford run in a park?  (National Post) James: Joe’s done, but poised to be the kingmaker (Toronto Star) The 10 ... read more

Pemberton Group's Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts Condos Reshaping Queen West

Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts, by Pemberton Group
September 28, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts condos starts to reshape Queen West. The controversial 19 + 9 storey building is being developed by The Pemberton Group. Design is by Page + Steele. They say a ... read more

Lanterra Developments's Burano Condo Starts To Take Shape

Burano Condos in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and architectsAlliance
September 27, 2010 6:18 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Lanterra Developments' new Bay and Grosvenor located Burano Condo starts to take shape. The 48 storey glass clad tower was designed by architectsAlliance. It will be a great addition to the ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon's DNA3 Condo Features Many Amenities

DNA3 Condos, by Canderal Stoneridge and TriCon
September 27, 2010 5:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon are piling on the amenities in their new DNA3 condominium project on King Street West at Shaw Street. Today we'll bring you in for a quick look at plans for the ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: The O'Keefe Centre

The O'Keefe Centre, Toronto, designed by Page + Steele and Earle C. Morgan
September 27, 2010 7:08 am | 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

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 27, 2010

September 27, 2010 12:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Toronto least risky city for employers in the world: report, Renovated Sony Centre parties like it’s 1960 + more news. read more

Photo Of The Day: 200 Wellesley East Damaged By Major Fire

200 Wellesley Street fire in Toronto
September 26, 2010 6:14 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Photo of the fire damaged 200 Wellesley East as taken from the roof deck at 100 Wellesley East. The seven alarm fire, which started Friday afternoon, impacted upwards of 1700 people with some ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 24, 2010

September 24, 2010 6:11 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: Flaherty plugs Ford at Sherbourne Common (National Post) Smitherman promises tax break on apartments (Globe and Mail) First of a kind man-made river in Toronto’s newest ... read more

Monarch's Nautilus Condos at Waterview Now 10 Storeys And Climbing

Nautilus Condos in Toronto by Monarch and Graziani + Corazza Architect
September 21, 2010 3:34 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Monarch's latest Humber Bay Shores project to go under construction, Nautilus Condos at Waterview have grown significantly over the summer. The Graziani + Corazza Architects-designed tower's 10th ... read more

Templar Hotel Inches Toward Opening

Templar Hotel in Toronto by Del Terrelonge and RHED
September 21, 2010 3:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Will it or won't it? Possibly Toronto's longest gestating current development, the Templar Hotel on Adelaide Street West by Peter Street, is finally promised to open sometime this fall. The ... read more

Photo Of The Day: South Beach Condos By Amexon Set To Offer Some Spectacular Views

South Beach Condos in Etobicoke by Amexon Development and Arsenault Architects
September 21, 2010 3:26 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
South Beach condos continue to reach for the sky. The two 27 storey towers, which are located at 88 Park Lawn Road in south Etobicoke, are being developed by Amexon Development Group. The ... read more

Quick Pic: The Yorkville Residences Condo By Lifetime Developments Is Getting A Sales Centre

The Yorkville in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and Wallman Architects
September 21, 2010 3:23 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Another condo is coming to the Yorkville area. The Yorkville Residences, to be located at Davenport and McMurrich, is the product of Lifetime Developments. The 31 storey condo is being designed by ... read more

Ancillary Buildings at Canada Malting Silos Coming Down

Canadian Malting Silos in Toronto
September 20, 2010 12:38 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member achender captured these images of demolition that is now underway on the ancillary buildings at the Canada Malting site at the west end of Toronto's Harbour. The former grain ... read more

Tribute's Communities' New Residences At The RCMI Condo Starts With A Tear Down

RCMI Condos in Toronto by Tribute Communites and Zeidlier Architects
September 20, 2010 12:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work begins on the new Residences at the RCMI condo which will be located at 426 University Avenue. The front facade of the former The Royal Canadian Military Institute building, as shown by ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Castlepoint, Cityzen and Fernbrook's L Tower Is Going To Make A Major Impact On Yonge Street As Seen From The Lake

The L Tower Toronto by Cityzen, Ferbrook and Castlepoint, and Daniel Libeskind
September 20, 2010 12:31 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The view looking up Yonge Street as seen from Toronto Harbour. The crane is for the new L Tower that is rising behind behind the Sony Centre. The 57 storey condo is being developed by the trio of ... read more

News Headlines From Around The Internet For September 20, 2010

September 20, 2010 2:42 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Peter Kuitenbrouwer: union launches campaign to keep TTC in public hands (National Post) Ford says Toronto residents should be proud of his lead in mayoral polls (Globe and Mail) read more

Cladding Nearing Completion on M5V Life

M5V Condominiums in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and Core, Teeple
September 19, 2010 12:23 pm | by Editor | Comments
M5V, by TAS Design Build and Lifetime Developments, is now topping out on King Street West in Toronto's Entertainment District. The 34-storey condominium tower is designed by Core Architects, and ... read more

Sarah Thomson's Subway Expansion Platform

Sarah Thompson 2010 mayoral campaign subway map
September 17, 2010 5:55 pm | by Editor | Comments
Sarah Thomson is running for Mayor and yesterday she announced her transportation platform. Subway advocates are going to love her and driving advocates are going to curse her. Thomson's plan ... read more