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The King East Fits Into King-Parliament Neighbourhood Plan

The King East, Toronto Condos, Lamb Development, Hyde Park Homes, Sher, Core
November 26, 2012 4:32 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The King East by Lamb Development, Hyde Park Homes and the Sher Corporation is nearly complete, adding more residential space to the King-Parliament neighbourhood. The City of Toronto has had a ... read more

SOFA Invites Houzz VP to Reveal Study Results on Canadian Homeowners

Liza Hausman, Houzz, SOFA, interior design, decoration
November 26, 2012 3:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
SOFA: Source of Furniture & Accessories is bringing Liza Hausman, Vice-President of Houzz, the world's largest database of home renovation and decoration to their location at the ... read more

Construction Update: Pan Am Games Village

Pan Am Games Village, Toronto Condos, Dundee Kilmer, KPMB, aA, MJMA, Daoust
November 26, 2012 1:59 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Pan Am Games Village in the West Don Lands is set to change the character of the area over the next couple of years, with a forest of cranes on the site building the accommodations for the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For November 26, 2012

November 26, 2012 11:22 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Ford booted from office; Hume on constant construction; Farming in Rouge Park; The blocks that gentrification forgot and more news. Here are today's headlines. Toronto Mayor Rob Ford Removed From ... read more

Photo of the Day: Northern Lights

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon International with Zeidler Partnership
November 26, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Forum member lucci has been quite the shutterbug lately, capturing some incredible images of Toronto from high atop the city's skyscrapers. Today's Photo of the Day was taken from the Trump ... read more

Peel Region Museum Reopening After Goldsmith Borgal Remake

November 24, 2012 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Grand Opening marks heritage specialists Goldsmith Borgal & Company Architects' remake of Brampton's Peel Art Gallery Museum + Archives read more

Hardhat Tour of Daniels' Cinema Tower

November 23, 2012 5:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of the many high-rise condominium projects sprouting from Toronto’s Entertainment District, The Daniels Corporation’s Cinema Tower officially topped off at 43 floors just over a month ago, and ... read more

Repurposing the Old Four Seasons into the New Yorkville Plaza

The New Residences of Yorkville Plaza, Toronto Condos, Camrost-Felcorp, WZMH
November 23, 2012 3:33 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Now that the hype surrounding the recent opening of the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences is over, our attention turns to the old Four Seasons Hotel, which is undergoing substantial ... read more

Aura Keeps Growing as Shops At Aura Open for Business

Aura at College Park, Toronto Condos, Canderel Stoneridge, Graziani & Corazza
November 23, 2012 2:35 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Some developments in Toronto seem to captivate people more than others. Factors that influence the attention paid to any particular development include location, size and significance, impact on ... read more

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About TTC's New 'Leslie Barn'

The most-recent image of The Leslie Barn, image courtesy of the TTC
November 23, 2012 12:30 pm | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
This fall has been an exciting time for transit geeks in the GTA. In September, the TTC announced that articulated busses would once again ply Toronto's streets. At the beginning of October, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For November 23, 2012

November 23, 2012 10:40 am | by Editor | Comments
Parking tickets should be dealt with outside court system, says ombudsman; Mayor Ford's job at stake as conflict of interest ruling due Monday; that time the TTC was an Entertainment Network; and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Gooderham Building

Gooderham/Flatiron Building, Gooderham & Worts, Gooderham, Toronto Condos
November 23, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
The Gooderham (or Flatiron) Building is one of Toronto's most iconic and often-photographed historical structures, wedged on the triangle of land where Front Street and Wellington Street merge at ... read more

Lighthaus Sheds Light on "Active Home" Design in Brockton

Lighthaus, Toronto Condos, Great Gulf Homes, STAMP Architecture, Cecconi Simone
November 22, 2012 4:16 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Low-Rise Development division of Great Gulf Homes brings Lighthaus to Queen West's Brockton Village. A community of 20 townhomes, Lighthaus is inspired with urban sustainability in mind. The ... read more

Daniels One Park Place Nearly Sells Out in First Two Weeks

One Park Place, Toronto Condos, Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architects
November 22, 2012 1:10 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Daniels Corporation has achieved 300 firm sales on 363 suites in its One Park Place Condos in Regent Park, which represents 83% of available units. According to Daniels Vice-President ... read more

RealNet Releases October Home Sales Stats

Construction Cranes in Toronto
November 22, 2012 12:23 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
RealNet Canada's October results are out, and show for the third month in a row a decline in home sales across the GTA. Although the numbers may not seem very optimistic, there are some ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For November 22, 2012

November 22, 2012 11:05 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Viable challengers to Ford; TDSB abandons plan to sell land; College Park to get makeover; No dedicated transit funds from the Feds and more news. Here are today's headlines. James: Viable Ford ... read more

Photo of the Day: View from Sherbourne Common

View of Downtown Toronto from Sherbourne Common, Toronto Condos
November 22, 2012 1:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes to us from Forum member TOCondoGarden, taken from the recently completed Sherbourne Common we get the oppurtunity to take a look at a section of of our downtown core ... read more

Ice Developing Along the Waterfront

Ice Condos, Toronto Condos, Lanterra, Cadillac Fairview, architectsAlliance
November 21, 2012 4:41 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As Toronto's downtown core continues to burst at the seams with the city's rush to intensify, certain projects stand out from the pack. Ice Condominiums at York Centre does just that. Breaking ... read more

MaRS Centre Phase 2 Tops Off at 20 Storeys

MaRS Centre Phase 2, Alexandria, Bregman & Hamann Architects
November 21, 2012 4:21 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Alexandria's MaRS Centre Phase 2 at the southeast corner of College Street and University Avenue recently reached its maximum height, topping off at 20 storeys. With the exterior glass cladding ... read more

The Address at High Park: Set Back Floors Going Up

The Address at High Park, Toronto Condos, Chestnut Hill Homes, Quadrangle
November 21, 2012 1:29 pm | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Construction of The Address at High Park condos at 1638-1644 Bloor Street West has entered the next stage. Above the seventh floor, work is underway on the remaining set-back five storeys of the ... read more