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Stunning Images Reveal Completed Bergeron Centre at York U

Bergeron Centre, Lassonde School of Engineering, York University, Toronto
November 6, 2015 5:03 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Stunning new images of the Bergeron Centre, Lassonde School of Engineering at York University highlight the level of completion achieved since our last update, the structure now complete both ... read more

Touring Lifetime and BLVD's The Code Condos on St. Clair West

The Code Condos, Toronto, BLVD Developments, Lifetime Developments
November 6, 2015 3:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been roughly 8 months since we last provided an update on the construction of BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments' The Code Condos on St. Clair Avenue West, just east of ... read more

Updating Westbank's Redevelopment Plans for Mirvish Village

Westbank, Henriquez Partners, ERA, Janet Rosenberg, Mirvish Village, Toronto
November 6, 2015 2:36 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It has been several months since we last reported on Westbank's grand proposal for the Honest Ed's site and Mirvish Village that burst onto the scene earlier this year. The project received a ... read more

Previewing the Suite Layouts at Phantom's TeaGarden Condos

TeaGarden Condominiums, Toronto, by Phantom Developments, Kirkor Architects
November 6, 2015 12:52 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
A few months ago, we took a look at the unique collection of split-level 'Town Loft' suites at Phantom Developments' TeaGarden Condos, which offer a hybrid of of condominium conveniences with the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for November 6, 2015

November 6, 2015 9:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
John Tory eyes earlier start to TTC subway services on Sundays; GTA businesses celebrate 12% drop in energy use in office towers; Sufferin’ on the Dufferin; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Pier 27

Photo of the Day, Toronto, waterfront, Pier 27 condos
November 6, 2015 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Several new buildings and public spaces have greatly improved Toronto's central waterfront in recent years. In today's Photo of the Day, submitted to the UrbanToronto Flickr Pool by ... read more

TTC Releases Time Lapse of York University Station Concrete Pour

November 5, 2015 6:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of the Toronto Transit Commission's Toronto York Spadina Subway Extension (TYSSE) continues in northwestern Toronto and southern Vaughan. The project marked an important ... read more

Keesmaat Talks Urbanism and Disruptive Technology at ULI

November 5, 2015 6:08 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On the opening day of the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) Toronto Symposium, a lively series of plenary presentations and breakout dialogue sessions presented attendees with an opportunity to explore ... read more

Canary District's MyHome Program Helps First-Time Buyers

Canary District Condominiums, Toronto, by DundeeKilmer, KPMB Architects
November 5, 2015 1:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
As the cost of home ownership throughout Toronto continues to soar, first-time homebuyers are usually the ones to most acutely feel the pinch of a red hot housing market. While the rising home ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Maple Leaf Square

Throwback Thursday, Maple Leaf Square, Air Canada Centre, Toronto
November 5, 2015 11:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The area south of Toronto's Financial District has come to be known as the South Core. This part of the city has been the site of substantial growth over the past decade, and is now populated by a ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for November 5, 2015

November 5, 2015 8:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Fight begins on how to fund Toronto's war on poverty; How private lenders and debt-crazed homebuyers are pushing Toronto’s real estate market to the brink; TTC chair puts ... read more

Photo of the Day: Keep Right

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Gardiner Expressway, South Core, ICE Condos
November 5, 2015 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New high-rise developments continue to populate Toronto's emerging South Core, an area of the city that has grown immensely over the past several years. In today's Photo of the Day, submitted ... read more

Richard Florida Diagnoses A New Urban Crisis at ULI Symposium

Urban Land Institute, Toronto Symposium 2015, Richard Florida
November 4, 2015 6:08 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Taking the stage to deliver a keynote address at the Urban Land Institute's (ULI) inaugural Toronto Symposium, renowned urbanist Richard Florida wasted no time in proclaiming his admiration for ... read more

58-Storey Rental Tower Proposed in St. James Town

601 Sherbourne St. St James Town Redevelopment, Toronto
November 4, 2015 3:52 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
The Toronto neighbourhood of St. James Town, located just south of Bloor Street between Sherbourne and Parliament Streets, has amongst the highest residential densities in the country, and yet ... read more

Interrogating the Urban Future at ULI's Toronto Symposium

Urban Land Institute, Toronto Symposium 2015
November 4, 2015 1:54 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
This week, the Urban Land Institute (ULI) hosted its inaugural Toronto Symposium, bringing together hundreds of professionals and urban thinkers from around the world to create new dialogues in ... read more

ELAD's Emerald City Continues to Grow with Fifth on the Park

Fifth on the Park, ELAD Canada, WZMH Architects, Toronto
November 4, 2015 11:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We are learning more about Fifth on the Park, the fifth residential tower planned for ELAD Canada's master-planned Emerald City community, as the developer releases more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for November 4, 2015

November 4, 2015 10:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ontario government shaves $2-billion off Eglinton Crosstown LRT price tag; Brampton should not count on LRT funding, says minister; What You Need to Know About Toronto’s ... read more

Photo of the Day: Corktown Common

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Corktown Common, West Don Lands
November 4, 2015 1:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The recent 2015 Pan and Parapan Am Games has left quite the legacy. The games fast-tracked the long-awaited redevelopment of the barren West Don Lands, while also bringing new infrastructure and ... read more

Crosslinx Signs Contract for Eglinton Crosstown Delivery

The revised station names, image courtesy of Metrolinx
November 3, 2015 5:52 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
With a target completion date of 2021, Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario have made another step forward in delivering the Crosstown LRT. Crosslinx Transit ... read more

On Site at Studio2 in the Entertainment District

Studio and Studio2, Toronto, by Aspen Ridge Homes, Quadrangle Architects
November 3, 2015 5:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Recently, UrbanToronto toured the nearly-complete Studio on Richmond, taking in the amenity areas and penthouse views of the 31-storey tower. While the building's first residents are already ... read more