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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017 8:39 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bombardier asks Ontario court to allow it to bid on Metrolinx contract; Kathleen Wynne rejects idea of raising taxes to pay for infrastructure; 125 Years (And More) of ... read more

Photo of the Day: Massey Hall

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Massey Hall
August 16, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features the north entrance to Massey Hall, one of Toronto's most storied musical establishments. Thanks to the donation of new land to the south from MOD ... read more

Wengle and Gluckstein Design North Drive's One Forest Hill

North Drive, One Forest Hill, 200 St. Clair, Richard Wengle, Brian Gluckstein
August 15, 2017 5:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A development proposal initially submitted to the City of Toronto in 2014 for 200 St. Clair Avenue West, just west of Avenue Road, is finally making it to the market, but with a brand new team and ... read more

Podium Levels Being Formed for Greenland's King Blue Condos

King Blue Condos, Greenland Canada, Page + Steele/IBI Group Architects, Toronto
August 15, 2017 1:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's increasingly busy Entertainment District will soon grow even more dense, with forming moving along for the podium levels of Greenland Group's King Blue development. Since ... read more

Below Grade Forming Progressing for Tridel's Islington Terrace

Islington Terrace, Tridel, Kirkor, Toronto
August 15, 2017 10:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction at Tridel's Islington Terrace has made swift progress in 2017, with the first phase of the three-tower, Kirkor Architects-designed development soon set to rise ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 15, 2017

August 15, 2017 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Will controversial cow sculpture be moooved?; Why revamped Dupont Street will likely be more than just another condo mishmash; 5 lessons for tenants from the successful ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ten York's Skyline Impact

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Ten York, Tridel, Wallman
August 15, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As it grows towards its final 65-storey height, Tridel's Ten York has been entering into views of the Toronto skyline captured from various points around the city. Among the most popular ... read more

Massey Hall Gears Up For Revitalization with $4 Million Grant

August 14, 2017 5:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
With Massey Tower now over 2 dozen floors up in the air, it's time to check in on what's happening at the adjacent Hall that the new condo gets its name from. Massey Hall is one of those places ... read more

Crane Up, Forming Underway for Brookdale on Avenue Road

Brookdale on Avenue Road, Toronto, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Fortress, RAW
August 14, 2017 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Visible for almost the entire stretch of Avenue Road between Lawrence and Wilson, the recent installation of a tower crane at the site of Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook ... read more

Curtainwall Glazing Appears on MOD's Massey Tower

Massey Tower, MOD, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
August 14, 2017 2:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Striking architecture and a high-traffic location on Yonge Street just north of Queen are making MOD Developments Inc's Massey Tower Condos one of the most frequently photographed ... read more

Hill and Dale Residences Reaches Final Height on Yonge Street

Hill and Dale Residences, Old Stonehenge, Clifton Blake, Studio JCI, Toronto
August 14, 2017 10:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A construction milestone has been reached at the Yonge Street site of Old Stonehenge and Clifton Blake Group's Hill and Dale Residences, a boutique luxury condominium ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 14, 2017

August 14, 2017 8:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
'Parkdale came together as a community': Tenants declare rent strike victory; 'Chaotic' opening night of Waterfront Night Market leaves some vendors angry, products ... read more

Photo of the Day: Uber5000's Toronto Mural

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Rush Lane, Graffiti Alley, Uber5000, mural
August 14, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new mural in Toronto's Rush Lane—more commonly known as Graffiti Alley—recently got a new mural by artist Uber5000, which has been attracting plenty of attention from passersby and media this ... read more

Lamb Submits Plans for 19-Storey Slab Condo on McCaul

193 McCaul Street condos, Toronto, Lamb Development Corp, architectsAlliance
August 11, 2017 4:34 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
When Silverstein's Bakery abruptly shuttered its doors at 193 McCaul Street last year after almost a century of providing bread to Toronto restaurants, expectations for redevelopment began. A ... read more

Previewing the Last Remaining Penthouse at Ottawa's Arthaus

Arthaus, Ottawa, DevMcGill, KPMB, Régis Côté, Barry Padolsky Associates
August 11, 2017 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
While tall and dense mixed-use developments are a familiar sight in Toronto, these types of projects are less common our nation's capital, Ottawa—the epicentre of this year's Canada 150 ... read more

Aragon's Enigma on the Park Rising Beside West End Green Space

Enigma on the Park, Toronto, Aragon Properties, Quadrangle
August 11, 2017 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a busy year at the construction site of Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park, a 9-storey Quadrangle-designed condominium development in Toronto's Bloor and Lansdowne area. ... read more

Triumph's Howard Park 2 Residences Nears Final Height

Howard Park Residences, Triumph Developments, RAW Design, Toronto
August 11, 2017 11:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The 81-unit first phase of Triumph Developments' Howard Park Residences is now being joined by a second phase on Howard Park Avenue in Toronto's Roncesvalles Village area. Like ... read more

Tower Floors Rising Fast at Rockport's Montgomery Square

Montgomery Square, Rockport Group, RAW Design, Toronto
August 11, 2017 10:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the roughly six weeks since we last checked in on Rockport Group's Montgomery Square, construction of the new rental tower has picked up considerable speed in Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton ... read more

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

August 11, 2017 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
One in four Toronto wards are bike lane dead zones; Toronto’s Waterfront Night Market to stay outside as Hearn plant deemed unsafe; Cabbagetown house is the subject of a ... read more

Photo of the Day: SQ Condos

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Tridel, SQ Condos, Teeple Architects
August 11, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Tridel's new SQ Condos at Alexandra Park development. Submitted to our Flickr Pool by Lori Whelan, this photo shows the striking exterior ... read more