February 6, 2014 5:25 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Ashlar Urban Realty, a local commercial real estate firm, has compiled an interesting stacking plan that focuses on who is moving into Toronto’s 10 newest office buildings, and what space remains ... read more
February 6, 2014 11:01 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Lots of news on the Gardiner Expressway takedown proposal; new streetcars are put to the test; cleric probed for hate crimes; and more news.
Gardiner Expressway removal would increase commute ... read more
This evocative image of Toronto's Cabbagetown was posted by Forum member krooj. The snowy snapshot situates us on Carlton Street, looking east towards Parliament.
Snowy Cabbagetown, image by krooj
February 5, 2014 6:05 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Toronto's infrastructure needs are growing as the city does, so along with hoardings and closed lanes for new office and condo construction, it's not unheard of to be detoured around watermain and ... read more
February 5, 2014 1:15 pm | by Rami Kozman | Comments
Somewhere outside Erin, Ontario, about an hour’s drive from Toronto, and surrounded on all sides by farmland, a house like no other in Ontario has almost finished being constructed, or to put it ... read more
Toronto home prices surge, again 'outpacing family incomes'; Union Station has earned the right to keep its name; Council split over the next step for the crumbling Gardiner Expressway; and more ... read more
February 5, 2014 1:00 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Today's photo of the day was posted by UrbanToronto Forum member Jack Landau. This spectacular shot was captured at Don Mills Station, which lies on the east end of the Sheppard Subway line. The ... read more
This photo, from UrbanToronto Forum member AlbertC, provides a snapshot of all the development going on in the Entertainment District. Here we have a nice view of a low-rise replacement project ... read more
February 3, 2014 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In Toronto, a lot can change in a very short period of time, especially in the world of real estate and development. When we last covered CentreCourt Developments’ Core Condos a few weeks back, ... read more
February 3, 2014 2:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
On UrbanToronto, January was a month of taking stock of what happened in our city over the course of 2013, and looking forward across the next twelve months. Meanwhile, there were some new ... read more
Rob Ford admits jaywalking ticket in Vancouver; Toronto's mixed-use boom coming to a 'hood near you; fighting against the condo tide along Restaurant Row; and more news.
Fire damage to former ... read more
January 31, 2014 8:30 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
We all know that going green is good for the environment, our health, and hopefully our pocketbooks. As much as it's important for us all as individuals to consider what kind of an environmental ... read more
January 31, 2014 6:55 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The rising demand for urban life calls for increasing residential density. In Toronto, the Official Plan calls for much of the new development to be built along our main thoroughfares; it's called ... read more
January 31, 2014 2:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Finch West subway station. Sound familiar? It's not one of the better-known stations on Toronto's system, but that will change soon enough; it just has to open first!
Finch West Subway Station, ... read more