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Mid-Rise Mixed Use Condominium Proposed near Jane & Finch

2839 Jane Street, Toronto, designed by Hatem Nassif for CTN Developments
September 12, 2017 2:44 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
A rezoning application has been submitted to the City of Toronto by CTN Developments for a proposed mixed use building just south of Finch Avenue on Jane Street. 2839 Jane Street is located on an ... read more

Work Begins for Waterworks Building Heritage Preservation

Waterworks Building redevelopment, MOD, Woodcliffe, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
September 12, 2017 11:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The wheels are in motion for MOD Developments and Woodcliffe Properties' much-anticipated adaptive reuse redevelopment of the heritage Waterworks Building at 505 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 8:01 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
BetterTO organization turns focus on Toronto's social housing crisis; City must ‘talk the talk’ to make prudent planning decisions; Toronto Needs Stickier Streets; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Humber Bay Shores' Condo Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Humber Bay Shores, skyline
September 12, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores neighbourhood. Submitted by Forum contributor Jasonzed, this drone-captured view shows the ongoing transformation ... read more

GTHA Transit Fare Integration: Metrolinx Delves Into First Steps

A summary of the four fare integration options presented back in February
September 11, 2017 5:42 pm | by Andrew Johnson | Comments
On Thursday, September 14th, Metrolinx will hold its fall board meeting, at which one of the items that will surely attract a significant amount of attention is the issue of fare integration, a ... read more

Worsley's Totem Condos Taking Shape on Dundonald Street

Totem Condos, Worsley Urban Partners, RAW Design, Toronto
September 11, 2017 4:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A condominium development in Toronto's Yonge and Wellesley area will soon add some architectural flare to the neighbourhood, while also adding a new entrance to Wellesley Station on the TTC's Line ... read more

Family-Oriented Amenities at Daniels' DuEast in Regent Park

Daniels DuEast condos, The Daniels Corporation, Core Architects, Toronto
September 11, 2017 1:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The next condominium tower to be built as part of The Daniels Corporation's revitalization of Toronto's Regent Park is to be known as DuEast Condominiums. In reference to its ... read more

River City 3 Nears Final Height as Exterior Details Take Shape

River City 3, RC3, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte Architects, Toronto
September 11, 2017 10:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Now just 4 storeys shy of its final 29-storey height, Urban Capital Property Group's River City Condos Phase 3 continues to catch the eyes of passersby in Toronto's West Don ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 8:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Doug Ford, Rob Ford's brother, to run for mayor of Toronto in 2018; Doug Ford, Rob Ford's brother, to run for mayor of Toronto in 2018; Hamilton church aims to dig up ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Riverdale

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Riverdale, Bridgepoint Hospital
September 11, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows off a drone-captured view from above Toronto's Riverdale neighbourhood. Submitted to the Monde Forum thread by contributor skycandy, this shot looks southwest over ... read more

Less is More: The Evolution of Toronto's Booming Hotel Industry

51 Camden, Zinc, Alterra, Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Toronto, hotels
September 8, 2017 5:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Early this year, UrbanToronto embarked on its most ambitious Growth to Watch For series to date, covering 840 developments happening across the city. With this comprehensive database, certain ... read more

Rezoning Application Reveals Further 64 Prince Arthur Details

64 Prince Arthur, Toronto, Yorkville, Adi Development Group, CetraRuddy
September 8, 2017 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was just a few days ago when an eye-catching design was revealed for 64 Prince Arthur Avenue, a proposed 29-storey condominium tower from Adi Development Group located where ... read more

Tribute Proposes 38-Storey Condo Tower at Dundas and McCaul

292 Dundas West, Tribute, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
September 8, 2017 3:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Some substantial height is being proposed kitty corner from the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) at the intersection of Dundas and McCaul streets in Downtown Toronto. Just over a week ago, ... read more

Holiday Inn Plans Two Hotels Near Pearson International Airport

25 International Blvd., Toronto, Holiday Inn Express, API Consultants/Saplys
September 8, 2017 1:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Greater Toronto Airport Authority is formulating plans to transform Toronto Pearson International Airport into a “Global Mega-Hub.” The plans—calling for improved services for an anticipated ... read more

Exploring the Studio Munge-Designed Suites at Nobu

Nobu Residences Toronto, Madison, Westdale Properties, Teeple, Studio Munge
September 8, 2017 11:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since its launch earlier this year with a star-studded event, details of the plan for Nobu Toronto have continued to emerge. The condo-hotel-restaurant development in Toronto's ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for September 8, 2017

September 8, 2017 8:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Queen West’s Lisgar Park sets new standard for seating; Mattamy Homes CEO donates $10 million to St. Joseph’s Health Centre; Toronto’s Lower Don Trail to reopen later this ... read more

Photo of the Day: King and Bathurst

Photo of the Day, Toronto, King, Bathurst, TTC, streetcars
September 8, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of three TTC Flexity Outlook streetcars at the intersection of King and Bathurst. Submitted to our Flexity Streetcars Testing & Delivery Forum ... read more

Parallax's Theory Condos Advances With Site Plan Application

Theory Condos, Toronto, Parallax, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects
September 7, 2017 4:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Initially proposed almost two years ago, Parallax Investment Corporation's plan for Theory Condos has been advancing, and is now one step closer to transforming the southeast corner of ... read more

2nd Annual Intelligent Cities Summit in Toronto Next Month

2nd annual Intelligent Cities Summit, Toronto, IoT Events
September 7, 2017 3:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As the world's population continues to shift towards urban centres—66% of the world is expected to live in urban areas by 2050—new challenges are emerging, including balancing the growing strain ... read more

Previewing Amenities at LJM's King's Park in Stoney Creek

King's Park Condominiums, LJM Developments, RAW Design, Stoney Creek
September 7, 2017 12:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With LJM Developments now gearing up for the upcoming fall launch of their King's Park Condominiums in Hamilton's Stoney Creek area, new images are emerging that reveal more ... read more