The crane for the the new 75 storey Aura Condo peaks out from behind retail on Yonge Street. The Canderel Stoneridge developed building, which is designed by Graziani + Corazza Architects, is going to be located at the north west corner of Yonge and Gerrard.

The crane at the site of Aura Condos peeks out. Photo by caltrane74.The crane at the site of Aura Condos peeks out. Photo by caltrane74.

For today's photo of the day we've decided to add a second shot. Here are the tentative first steps at building the base of the building. Photo by forum member androiduk.

Below ground construction at the site of Aura Condos. Photo by androiduk.Below ground construction at the site of Aura Condos. Photo by androiduk.

In three years that little bit of foundation work will become the tallest condo building in the country.

Aura Condos by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani+Corazza Architects.Rendering of Aura Condos.

Aura Condos by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani+Corazza Architects.Rendering and site plan of Aura Condos.