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Absolute World Condos By Fernbrook Homes And Cityzen Rising High

Absolute World condos Mississauga by Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes
March 8, 2010 1:14 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Absolute World is one the most anticipated projects currently rising in the GTA. The unique twisting design has resulted in the project getting the nickname of "Marilyn". And as the following ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Aria Condos On The Rise

Aria Condominiums by Fernbrook Homes, Menkes, and Cityzen
March 8, 2010 1:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Aria condo by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Menkes on the rise.  Photo by Edward Skira Photo taken from IKEA. The Sheppard corridor continues to intensify. Designed by Rafael + Bigauskas ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo By Westbank Reaches Street Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 8, 2010 12:56 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Toronto spent the weekend at Canadian Music Week so today's lead is a short photo update. Living Shangri-La construction is now at ground level so the tower portion is now set ... read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Toronto Takes Flight

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Toronto Takes Flight
March 6, 2010 11:31 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Speaking of things that fly: On July 8-16 1910, on the converted farmland of William G. Trethewey, the very first example of human flight in Toronto took place. The site was located near Jane and ... read more

Photo of The Day: TD Centre In The Fall

TD Centre Toronto in the fall
March 5, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
After more than 40 years these towers are still our favourites. Kudos to forum member androiduk for finding a new way to feature them. Photo by androiduk read more

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles

Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles
March 4, 2010 10:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Evocative Images of Lost Toronto: Old City Hall Finials & Gargoyles. Image by thedeepend Image by thedeepend read more

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Jarvis and Bloor

Photo Of The Day: Skyline From Jarvis and Bloor
March 4, 2010 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was taken from CityPlace looking northeast. Today's photo is from the opposite direction looking southwest. image by dt_toronto_geek read more

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto Close To Topping Off

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto hotel and condo by Graywood Developments
March 3, 2010 10:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto continues to rise on Wellington West. Developed by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fairview, it is designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates in ... read more

Then and Now: Danforth Avenue Looking East

Then and Now: Danforth Avenue Looking East
March 3, 2010 1:45 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Then. February 22, 1937. Danforth looking East. Main Street is a few dozen yards behind the photographer. Note the Duckworth's Fish and Chips. Now: December 2009. Note the Duckworth's Fish and ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Skyline from CityPlace

Photo Of The Day: Skyline from CityPlace
March 3, 2010 12:20 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Can we come up with some other colours for our new towers? Image by digitalis read more

Evocative Images Of Lost Toronto: Let's Go To The Fair

Evocative Images Of Lost Toronto: Let's Go To The Fair
March 3, 2010 12:03 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Acrobats and space ships down at the old Maple Leaf Stadium. read more

Subway Maps Thead (including fantasy maps)

Subway/Street Car Map
March 2, 2010 9:31 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a streetcar map that's been floating around the Transit Toronto discussion board. Yes, there are a few mistakes, but it still is quite the amazing map. The map is so huge its actually hard ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo Hits Ground Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 2, 2010 2:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condo hits ground level. So far only 1/4 of the ground floor has been poured but it looks like they're very close on another 1/4 being done soon. But there is a ... read more

Photo of The Day: The Moon Over the East End

Photo of The Day: The Moon Over the East End
March 2, 2010 2:17 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Moon Over The East End Image by Edward Skira read more

Lamb Development's Proposal for 224 King Rejected, Heading to OMB

March 1, 2010 11:19 pm | by Intern | Comments
Plans for a condo next to the Royal Alexandra Theatre have been rejected by city council this afternoon. Developed by Brad J. Lamb and designed by aA's Peter Clewes it was to soar 45 storeys. ... read more

Ont Gov't building at 880 Bay

March 1, 2010 1:50 pm | by Intern | Comments
We recently profiled plans for a new 39 storey office building the Government of Ontario is planning to build at 880 Bay Street. We even had some preliminary renderings created by &Co to ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Team Canada Hockey Team Wins The Gold Medal At The 2010 Vancouver Olympics

Team Canada Hockey Team Wins The Gold Medal At The 2010 Vancouver Olympics
March 1, 2010 1:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Oh Noooooooooooooooooooo...  For 20 minutes this is what I felt like.  Image by Edward Skira And the real Photo Of The Day. read more

Uptown Residences: How Close Does It Resemble The Model?

Uptown Residences Condos Toronto By The Pemberton Group
March 1, 2010 1:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we introduce a new feature - how close does it resemble the rendering or model. Today we compare the still under-construction Uptown with the model from the sales centre. Here's the model ... read more

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto Construction Update

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
February 28, 2010 8:09 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto is now approaching 21 storeys and cladding continues to rise. Here's a shot of the east side. Yikes! What's up with the blank wall? Couldn't they ... read more

Then and Now: Leslie Street And Sheppard Avenue East

Then and Now: Leslie Street And Sheppard Avenue East
February 28, 2010 10:12 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
1961. Looking north up Leslie Street from Sheppard Avenue East and the East Don River, with similar view from January, 2010. Due to the changes in the nature of the intersection, an exact match ... read more