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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 30, 2018

January 30, 2018 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In a show of support, streetcar advocates dine out on King St.; Metrolinx looking for your ideas for naming light rail transit line stops; Doug Ford to run for leadership ... read more

Photo of the Day: Toronto Light Festival

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Distillery District
January 30, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to Gristmill Lane in Toronto's Distillery District. As part of the 45-day Toronto Light Festival, artist Michael Christian’s "I.T." sculpture is being illuminated ... read more

Public Opinion Sought for Former Mr. Christie's Factory Site

Mr Christie's site, owned by First Capital Realty in Parklawn area, Toronto
January 29, 2018 3:37 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
First Capital Realty will be hosting an Idea Fair next week to get public input regarding development at 2150 Lake Shore Boulevard West—the site of the former Mr. Christies factory beside the ... read more

Tower at Pier 27 Reaches Grade at Foot of Yonge Street

Tower at Pier 27, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Toronto, architectsAlliance
January 29, 2018 3:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a busy four months of construction since we last checked in on the site of Cityzen Development Group and Fernbrook Homes' Tower at Pier 27 at the foot of ... read more

New Gardiner Expressway Exit Ramp Officially Open

Gardiner off-ramp to Lower Simcoe, York, Bay, and Yonge, Toronto
January 29, 2018 12:47 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
The City of Toronto opened the replacement eastbound exit ramp from the Gardiner Expressway to York, Bay, and Yonge streets on Sunday. Councillor Jaye Robinson, Councillor for Ward 25 Don Valley ... read more

Aquavista Reaches Final 13-Storey Height in the East Bayfront

Aquavista at Bayside, Toronto, Tridel, Hines, Arquitectonica, Kirkor
January 29, 2018 10:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is moving along on the latest addition to Tridel and Hines' 5.3-hectare (13-acre) Bayside community on Toronto's waterfront. Aquavista started ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 29, 2018

January 29, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Commuters rejoice, the new Gardiner exit ramp is open; Here’s how to make sure Toronto’s King Street is king again; TTC struggling with Presto fare gate capacity; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Selby

Photo of the Day, Toronto, The Selby, bKL Architecture, MOD, Tricon
January 29, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of The Selby, a new rental tower in Toronto's St James Town neighbourhood. Captured by Forum contributor Rascacielo, this view shows the bKL ... read more

Growth to Watch For 2018: South Etobicoke

Looking north to 2002 Lake Shore West, Toronto, Greybrook Realty Partners
January 26, 2018 5:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Continuing west from instalment 2 of Growth To Watch For, we venture through South Etobicoke, cataloguing the developments set to make an impact on the area in 2018. While the lion's ... read more

Guest Column: Toronto Real Estate Prices — Up, Up and Away

Toronto real estate
January 26, 2018 2:11 pm | by Guest Columnist | Comments
Today we present a guest post from Dean Macaskill, Senior Vice President at Lennard Commercial Realty. Dean has worked as a commercial realtor since 1980 and has years of industry insight into the ... read more

Proposal at Avenue Road Crosstown LRT Station Reduced in Size

346 Eglinton West, Terranata Developments, Rafael + Bigauskas, Toronto
January 26, 2018 12:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A plan by Terranata Developments, submitted to the City of Toronto in August 2015, to redevelop property on Eglinton beside Avenue Road Crosstown LRT station has evolved in advance of an Ontario ... read more

Solmar's Edge Towers Releasing New Suites at Weekend Event

Edge Towers, Solmar Development Corporation, Roy Varacalli, Cusimano Architect
January 26, 2018 10:36 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It is just shy of three months since Solmar Development Corporation launched their marquee development in Mississauga with the November, 2017 opening of the Edge Towers presentation ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s been road-raging about cars, bikes and streetcars for over 100 years. We’re not about to stop; Ice Breakers installations transform Toronto's ... read more

Photo of the Day: Berczy Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Berczy Park, Claude Cormier + Associés
January 26, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view over Toronto's Berczy Park. Submitted to our Forum by contributor Ryan_T, this shot highlights the details of the park's Claude Cormier + ... read more

Weston Bakery on Eastern Closer to Redevelopment Agreement

462 Eastern Avenue, Graywood Developments, Alterra, DSAI, Toronto
January 25, 2018 4:37 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following a late 2017 re-submission to the City of Toronto, the Graywood Developments and Alterra Group of Companies' redevelopment of the Weston Bakery at 462 Eastern ... read more

Renderings Released for Uovo at 2112 Yonge Street

Uovo Boutique Residences at 2112 Yonge Street, designed by RAW Designs, Toronto
January 25, 2018 1:45 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
Marketing has begun for Uovo Boutique Residences, a mid-rise, mixed-use building located at 2112 Yonge Street. Designed by RAW for The Sher Corporation, Uovo will be located on the southwest ... read more

The Sumach by Chartwell Rising Steadily in Regent Park

The Sumach by Chartwell, Toronto, Daniels, Welltower, SvN
January 25, 2018 12:32 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the just shy of four months since we last checked in on the construction of The Sumach by Chartwell, the new retirement residence has made swift progress in Toronto's Regent Park ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 95 Berkeley and East United

Throwback Thursday, 95 Berkeley, East United Condos, Toronto
January 25, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday presents a Toronto heritage-designated building in a state of transition. Back on May 23, 2014, a development application had recently been proposed for 93-95 ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 25, 2018

January 25, 2018 8:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto drew record 43.7 million visitors in 2017; Campbell Soup factory in Toronto to close; Incoherent TTC service announcements soon a thing of the past; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Winter Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
January 25, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a skyline view of Toronto, captured from Polson Pier in the Port Lands. Submitted to our Aquavista Forum thread by contributor skycandy, this view shows the ... read more