First Gulf

First Gulf

First Gulf is a market leader in the development of mixed-use, retail, office and industrial properties, with developed assets of over $2 billion completed since its inception in 1987. As part of the Great Gulf group of companies, we have established exceptional long-term financial, brokerage and industry partnerships that help us create unique market opportunities and source deals unavailable through the traditional developer/client business model.

In addition to our impressive portfolio of development properties, we also offer a range of core services that give our clients a one-stop-shop experience that includes construction expertise in design/build, construction management and general contracting, land acquisition, land use planning, leasing and property & asset management.

Company information

3751 Victoria Park Ave, Toronto, ON M1W 3Z4, Canada
+1 (416) 491 7778

Recent News

 King East Centre Fails to Impress at Design Review Panel
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 First Gulf Breaks Ground on “The Shift” Office Tower
 Rezoning Application Updated for 15 Martha Eaton Way
 New Office Tower Proposed for First Gulf's King East Centre
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 Growth to Watch For 2018: Corktown-Regent Park-Cabbagetown
 Growth to Watch For 2018: Beaches, Leslieville & The Danforth
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 Throwback Thursday Throwback: King, Berkeley, and the Globe
 'Tower-in-the-Park' Infill Proposed for 15 Martha Eaton Way
 Throwback Thursday: Globe and Mail Centre
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 Throwback Thursday: Pier 27 and the East Bayfront
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 Photo of the Day: Globe and Mail Centre Aerial View
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 Throwback Thursday: King East Centre
 Photo of the Day: Skyline View
 Touring Toronto's New Globe and Mail Centre
 Growth to Watch For 2017: Corktown-Regent Park-Cabbagetown
 Growth to Watch for 2017: Beaches, Leslieville, & The Danforth
 Rezoning Application Outlines Vision for East Harbour Site
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 Throwback Thursday: Globe and Mail Centre
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 Throwback Thursday: River City
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 Unilever Site Gets Boost From Revamped Relief Line Corridor
 First Gulf Proposes 18-Storey Office Tower at 25 Ontario Street
 Tower Cranes Dismantled at First Gulf's Globe and Mail Centre
 Growth to Watch For: East of Downtown
 Toronto East of the Don: Growth to Watch for in 2016
 Coming Up In 2016: Toronto's Most Intriguing Proposed Complexes
 Exclusive Views from Toronto's Topped-Off Globe and Mail Centre
 First Gulf's Globe and Mail Centre Topped-off On King East
 Topping Off November 2015: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
 Globe and Mail Centre Nears Final Height in Toronto
 Throwback Thursday: King East and Parliament
 Throwback Thursday: Front Street East
 Globe and Mail Centre Rising High Above King Street East
 Globe and Mail Centre Continues to Rise on King Street East
 Throwback Thursday: Abbey Lane Lofts on King Street East
 Globe and Mail Centre Now Pushing Past Ground Level
 Topping Off March 2015: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
 Toronto East of the Don River: Growth to Watch for in 2015
 First Gulf Engages the Community on Transformative 'Project 21'
 East of Downtown: Growth to Watch For in 2015
 Construction Progressing at the Globe and Mail Centre
 King East Design District Launches Saturday with Art Festival
 Throwback Thursday: 280 King Street East
 Cranes In Place at Globe and Mail Centre Construction Site
 First Quarter Update on Commercial Vacancy Rates in the GTA
 Globe and Mail Centre Excavation Progresses Along King East
 New Office Tower Stacking Plan Shows What's Available in Toronto
 Downtown East: Growth to Watch for in 2014
 Ground Broken for Globe and Mail Centre on King Street East
 Topping Off September 2013: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
 Globe and Mail Moving Its Headquarters to King Street East
 Post House Condos Progressing East of Downtown
 First Gulf Bringing more Office Space to King East
 Concourse Building Cleared for Redevelopment of 100 Adelaide West
 Cranes fill the Sky in the West Don Lands' Pan Am Village
 21 Don Roadway: First Gulf Launches Another Huge Project for Toronto
 CBRE Reports Drop in Downtown Office Vacancy Rates for Q3 2012
 Scenes from a Hard Hat Tour (or Two)
 Toronto's "Other" Development: Proposed Commercial Projects
 Toronto's "Other" Development: Commercial Projects Under Construction
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 New Application Submitted for 333 King Street East
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 Toronto Office Vacancy Rate Declines for 7th Consecutive Quarter
 First Gulf Corp Buys Old Unilever Factory at Don Valley and Lake Shore
 Steel Put Into Place On Former Toronto Sun Building
 Steel Rising at 333 King Street East
 First New Tenants Coming To Toronto Sun Building
 First Gulf Converting Toronto Sun's Former Printing Plant And Shipping Area To A No Frills Grocery Store
 Quebecor puts Toronto Sun building on the block


15 Martha Eaton Way

15 Martha Eaton Way, Toronto, designed by Turner Fleischer Architects
15 Martha Eaton Way, Toronto | First Gulf
15 Martha Eaton Way is a proposed 10-storey infill residential rental project a a tower-in-the-park site on Trethewey Drive in Toronto's Weston area, designed by Turner Fleischer Architects for ... go to project

East Harbour

Bridge, East Harbour, Toronto, designed by OMA and Adamson for First Gulf
21 Don Roadway, Toronto | First Gulf
Located on a 60-acre site directly east of Toronto’s downtown core, East Harbour is the largest commercial project currently planned in Canada. Once complete, this 12-million square foot, unique ... go to project

Globe and Mail Centre, The

The Globe and Mail Centre, Toronto, by Diamond Schmitt Architects for First Gulf
351 King St E, Toronto | First Gulf
FIRST GULF WELCOMES NEWSPAPER GIANT THE GLOBE AND MAIL TO ITS NEW CORPORATE HEADQUARTERS, THE GLOBE AND MAIL CENTRE Toronto, September 18, 2013 – First Gulf and The Globe and Mail have sealed a ... go to project

King East Centre

200 Front Street East at the King East Centre, First Gulf, WZMH, Toronto
333-351 King Street East, Toronto | First Gulf
King East Centre at 333 and 351 King Street East, and 200 Front Street East in Toronto. —For the Globe and Mail Centre, a 17-storey office tower at 351 King Street East, see separate dataBase file ... go to project

The Shift

The Shift at 25 Ontario, Toronto, design by Sweeny &Co Architects for First Gulf
25 Ontario Street, Toronto | First Gulf
Following the highly-lauded redevelopment of 333 King Street East, and the overwhelmingly successful leasing of 351 King Street East (The Globe and Mail Centre), First Gulf is focussed on building ... go to project