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Throwback Thursday: George Brown Waterfront Campus

Throwback Thursday, George Brown College Waterfront Campus, Toronto
October 19, 2017 9:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's East Bayfront district is currently a hive of residential construction activity, transforming the formerly industrial district into a neighbourhood. The foundations for the current ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 19, 2017

October 19, 2017 7:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bloor bike lanes one step closer to becoming permanent; Why do so many cars get stuck in TTC Queens Quay tunnel?; New report offers ideas for shaking up civic electoral ... read more

Photo of the Day: Wellesley Sunset

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Wellesley Street, construction, sunset
October 18, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day captures a west facing view over Toronto's Wellesley Street. Submitted by Forum contributor Rascacielo, this sunset view shows a few projects taking shape on and around ... read more

The Technology Behind Sidewalk Toronto's Concept Images

Sidewalk Labs, Waterfront Toronto, Quayside, Hines, Google
October 18, 2017 3:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the weeks leading up to yesterday's big announcement that the city-building arm of Google parent company Alphabet—known as Sidewalk Labs—would be partnering with ... read more

Cladding Progressing as Great Gulf's Monde Nears Final Height

Monde, Great Gulf, Moshe Safdie, Quadrangle, Toronto
October 18, 2017 3:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just over three months since our last update on Great Gulf's Monde Condominiums, a 44-storey condominium tower on Toronto's Queens Quay East, just east of Lower Sherbourne ... read more

Cresford's YSL Appears Before Toronto's Design Review Panel

October 18, 2017 1:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's heady times for Toronto's future skyline. In the last week, sales have launched for Mizrahi Developments' The One, it was announced that Great Gulf would be the driving force behind ... read more

Below Grade Forming in Full Swing for The Met in Vaughan

The Met, Plaza, Berkeley, Quadrangle, Jane, Highway 7, Vaughan
October 18, 2017 10:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
While the new Vaughan Metropolitan Centre subway station is set to enter service as the new Line 1 northwest terminus on December 17th, Vaughan's nascent downtown is still a fair chunk of ... read more

East United Condos Rising Above Grade on Parliament Street

East United Condos, Toronto, SigNature, Berkshire Axis, Andiel
October 18, 2017 9:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Launched in 2015 and under construction since 2016, East United Condos by SigNature Communities, Berkshire Axis Development, and Andiel Homes will soon be climbing into the air ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 7:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Markham cow statue to stay put, for now; Councillors approve more Don Mills and Sheppard residential units; Here's how to make the Lawrence East SmartTrack station a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Block 27

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Regent Park: Block 27
October 17, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of the latest buildings to top out as part of the rebuild of Toronto's Regent Park community. Submitted to the project's Forum thread by contributor ... read more

Google's Sister Company Sidewalk Labs to Develop 'Quayside'

Sidewalk's Mixed-Use Vision for the Quayside area, Sidewalk Toronto
October 17, 2017 5:48 pm | by Craig White | Comments
All the recent speculation has been confirmed, Alphabet's city-building arm Sidewalk Labs, a sister company to Google, will be designing Toronto's Quayside neighbourhood in conjunction with ... read more

MOD's Massey Tower Now Rising Into Toronto Skyline Views

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
October 17, 2017 1:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Yonge Street just north of Queen in the heart of Downtown Toronto, MOD Developments Inc's Massey Tower continues to capture the attention of passersby as the ... read more

561 Sherbourne's At-Grade Components Begin to Take Shape

561 Sherbourne, St. James Town, Medallion Corporation, Page + Steele / IBI Group
October 17, 2017 10:54 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Medallion Corp's 561 Sherbourne project, a 43-storey Page + Steele/IBI Group Architects-designed purpose-built rental tower, is helping to modernize Toronto's St. ... read more

Revised Plans for Parkdale Mid-Rise Condo Submitted to City

57 Brock Avenue, Block Developments, RAW Design, Toronto
October 17, 2017 9:23 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Block Developments' plans for a condominium development at 57 Brock Avenue have been evolving since the project was initially proposed last summer. Following the City’s failure to come ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 17, 2017

October 17, 2017 7:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto should adopt more cargo biking, report says; Don’t sell the Hearn; Yonge Street will become more pedestrian-friendly — whether or not drivers like it; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: After the Storm

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
October 16, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A cold front sweeping through Toronto this past Sunday brought torrential downpours and tropical storm-force winds to the city. Once the storm had passed, Forum contributor skycandy captured a ... read more

543-553 Richmond Street West Seeking Site Plan Approval

543-553 Richmond Street West, Pemberton, Quadrangle, Toronto
October 16, 2017 3:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans are now being finalized for a condominium development at 543-553 Richmond Street West in Toronto's King West neighbourhood, set to replace a two-storey office building and a commercial ... read more

Toronto 2022: A Skyline Transformed

Toronto, skyline, 2022, future tallest buildings
October 16, 2017 1:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In just a few short years, Toronto has undergone some dramatic changes with several new sky-scraping developments combining to alter the way we view our skyline. The skyline of the future has been ... read more

14-Storey Condo Proposed on Yonge Near York Mills Station

4155 Yonge Street, Toronto, Greencity Development Group, Quadrangle
October 16, 2017 10:49 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new development proposal is seeking permission for new residential density on the stretch of Yonge Street between York Mills Road and Highway 401 in North York, where Yonge climbs out of Hoggs ... read more

Pinnacle One Yonge Models and Diagrams Show More Detail

Pinnacle One Yonge, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Pinnacle International
October 16, 2017 10:05 am | by Craig White | Comments
At last week's joint meeting of the Design Review Panels of the City of Toronto and of Waterfront Toronto, renderings were not the only depictions of the Hariri Pontarini ... read more