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Touring Amexon Development's South Beach Condos

December 7, 2010 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto's coverage of South Beach Condos + Lofts by Amexon Development continues with a tour of the construction site, courtesy of Paul Rizzuto, Project Superintendent, and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lifetime Developments And Menkes' Four Seasons Hotel And Condo As Seen From Davenport Road

The Four Seasons as seen from Davenport. Photo by CML.
December 7, 2010 12:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences is making a major impact on the skyline as seen from Davenport Road. The Lifetime Developments and Menkes' developed main tower is set to rise 52 ... read more

Queen & Portland Lofts & Condos By Tribute Communities And RioCan Rising At Queen And Portland

Queen & Portland Condos are by Tribute, RioCan and Turner Fleischer.
December 6, 2010 1:59 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
One of the things we at Urban Toronto enjoy seeing is parking lots disappear. One that we really wanted gone was the one now being replaced by the Queen & Portland Lofts & Condos. This 9 ... read more

Amexon's South Beach Condos Kitted Out For Resort Living

South Beach Condos + Lofts is by Amexon Developments and Arsenault Architects.
December 6, 2010 1:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Amexon Development brings resort living to Park Lawn and Lakeshore Boulevard with South Beach Condos + Lofts, a twin tower condominium community with very extensive amenities, ... read more

Heritage Toronto Mondays: Crowds Wish Soldiers Goodbye As They Leave Union Station

City of Toronto Archives, Fonds 1244, Item 826
December 6, 2010 12:19 pm | by Editor | 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 December 6, 2010

December 6, 2010 12:12 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Posted Toronto Political Panel: The slow death of Transit City (National Post) Worst intersections: No left turns on Belmont Street leaves drivers fuming (Globe and Mail) Ford, McGuinty ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Mississisauga's Community Common Park Nearing Completion

Mississauga Community Common Park by Janet Rosenberg + Associates.
December 6, 2010 12:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Mississauga City Centre is getting a new park. Community Common Park, as it is called, is a 3.4-acre park located west of Living Arts Centre along Princess Royal Dr., extending to Confederation ... read more

Cranes Come Down at Tridel's Reve Condominium

Reve Condos in Toronto by Tridel and Wallman Architects
December 5, 2010 11:24 am | by Craig White | Comments
One of two cranes at Tridel's Front Street condo, Rêve, has come down as the shorter north portion of the stepped building has been topped off. Meanwhile, the 14-storey south end continues to grow ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 4, 2010

December 4, 2010 11:28 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
No more federal funding available for Toronto subways: Kenney (National Post) Chris Selley: Ford’s jarring bravado on transit (National Post) Can Rob Ford do all that? (National Post) The city’s ... read more

The Hole Gets Bigger For Daniel's Cinema Tower Condos

Cinema Tower in Toronto by Daniels with Kirkor Architects
December 3, 2010 11:12 am | by Craig White | Comments
The pit for Cinema Tower, a 43-floor project on Widmer Street being developed by the Daniels Corporation, is getting deeper. The site is behind another project just being completed by Daniels, the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 3, 2010

December 3, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Responding to every phone call, email a priority for new mayor (National Post)  Councillors insist they’ll have final say on transit plan (Globe and Mail) A city of lights prepares to change ... read more

Excavation Begins at One Bloor East

One Bloor East in Toronto by Great Gulf Homes and Hariri Pontarini Architects
December 3, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto member casaguy recently took these photos of new activity at Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor site. The digging in question is not exactly the start of excavation for the 70-storey tower, ... read more

Urban Capital, Malibu Investments and Alit Developments Preview Tableau Condominiums

Tableau Condos in Toronto by Urban Capital, Alit, Malibu and Wallman Architects
December 3, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Two nights ago developers Urban Capital, Malibu Investments and Alit Developments hosted an event to preview their new Tableau Condo. The event, held on site at 117 Peter Street, drew a diverse ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Concert Properties' The Berczy Condo One Step Closer As Demolition Approaches

The Berczy in Toronto by Concert Properties, and IBI Group architects
December 3, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Scaffolding starting to go up means the days are numbered for the current buildings located at 51-61 Front Street East. It also means The Berczy Condo is now one step closer in being built. The 13 ... read more

Photo Of The Day: CN Tower, Meet The New Ritz-Carlton Hotel And Residences

Ritz Carlton Hotel and Residences in Toronto by Graywood and Kohn Pederson Fox
December 2, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Great view of the CN Tower from the new Ritz-Carlton Hotel And Residences and great view of the Ritz from the CN Tower. Image by androiduk author:Ed007Toronto posted:2010-12-01 16:47:09 read more

Vote For The John Street Square Competition Finalists

John Street Square Finalist Competition - King Street Terrace
December 2, 2010 1:00 am | by Doug Convoy | Comments
John Street Square, so named for the purpose of the competition, is to be installed at the currently-underutilized southeast corner of King and John Streets. The square is envisioned as the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 1, 2010

December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Ford’s city hall avoids the core (National Post) On transit, Rob Ford needs to show respect for taxpayers (Globe and Mail) Provincial showdown brewing over Transit City (Toronto Star) What does ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Downtown Toronto From Ward's Island On A Frigid Day

Toronto skyline from Wards Island
December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A nice shot of the downtown skyline by Urban Toronto forum member androiduk. We never get sick of looking at this view. Toronto from Wards Island, image by androiduk read more

RioCan's Yonge Eglinton Centre Prepares To Expand

Yonge and Eglinton Centre by RioCan and Page+Steele/IBI Group Architects
December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
RioCan, the owner of the Yonge Eglinton Centre, a prominent complex in Toronto's midtown, is preparing to expand the centre up and out with a $100 Million redevelopment and revitalization. The ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for December 1, 2010

December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Downtown need not feel left out: experts (National Post) Chris Selley: “Transit City is over.” Stay tuned for details… (National Post) Premier open to discussion with Ford on plan to scrap ... read more