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Design Evolves for Eglinton Square Mixed-Use Redevelopment

KingSett Capital, Quadrangle Architects, 1 Eglinton Square, Toronto
October 26, 2017 3:55 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
If there is any indication that a well-planned rapid transit line can spur economic development and urbanization, one need not look much further than Eglinton Avenue, where the impending Crosstown ... read more

Stafford's Avenue & Park Recommended for Approval

Avenue & Park, Stafford, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
October 26, 2017 3:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Avenue & Park, a new condominium by Stafford Developments and Greybrook Realty Partners, is a step closer to construction following October's North York Community Council ... read more

6-Storey "Post Lofts" Proposed on Queen East Near Leslie

Post Lofts, Condoman Developments, ICON Architects, Toronto
October 26, 2017 2:13 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A mid-rise condominium development has been proposed on Toronto's Queen Street East, just east of Leslie. The properties were originally to be the site of Stage East Lofts condominium project by ... read more

Adi Breaks Ground at Stationwest Development in Burlington

Adi Development Group, Stationwest Burlington, ICON Architects, Aldershot GO
October 26, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Where most suburban townhome developments tend to cater largely to motorists, Adi Development Group is introducing a transit-connected Stationwest community to Burlington, soon to ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Monde's Rise

Throwback Thursday, Monde, Great Gulf, Moshe Safdie, Quadrangle, Toronto
October 26, 2017 8:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In a city changing as fast as Toronto, sometimes one year is all it takes to illustrate a dramatic transformation. This is very true in the emerging East Bayfront community, where new residential ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 26, 2017

October 26, 2017 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto condo welcomes Airbnb after signing 1st agreement outside U.S. to regulate rentals; Toronto HIV-AIDS hospital doubles its capacity, launches new awareness ... read more

Photo of the Day: Looking Down from Scotia Plaza

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Financial District, office towers, TD, CIBC, Scotia
October 25, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day presents a dizzying view of Toronto's Financial District. Submitted to our Flickr Pool by Jonathan Castellino, this view faces down towards the Bay and King intersection ... read more

Westbank and Allied REIT Submit King West 2.0 For Rezoning

King St. West 2.0 Plan, Toronto, image courtesy of Westbank/Allied/BIG
October 25, 2017 5:16 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Co-developers Westbank Corp and Allied Properties REIT have submitted their reworked proposal for a residential and retail development for properties on the south side of King Street West between ... read more

36-Storey Condo Tower Proposed at Duplex and Eglinton

50-60 Eglinton West, Madison Group, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
October 25, 2017 3:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another high-rise residential development has been proposed for Midtown Toronto's increasingly dense Yonge and Eglinton neighbourhood. Kitty corner from the construction site for the new Eglinton ... read more

Landscaping Underway as New Park Emerges at Musée Condos

Musée Condos, Plaza, Toronto, Quadrangle, The Planning Partnership
October 25, 2017 1:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new public space is taking shape at the rear of Plaza's Musée, part of the mid-block public realm enhancements coming to this rapidly transforming area of Toronto. Situated just south ... read more

Province Seeking Input for Regional Transportation Plan

Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH) Transportation Plan
October 25, 2017 10:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Greater Golden Horseshoe (GGH) region's population is swelling, and the province is taking measures to ensure that regional transportation is capable of supporting projected growth. Ontario's ... read more

Shoring Begins for Lifetime's Whitehaus at Yonge and Eglinton

Whitehaus Condos, Lifetime, Knightstone, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
October 25, 2017 9:48 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction for Whitehaus Condominiums has kicked into gear with the start of shoring. The 29-storey Diamond Schmitt Architects-designed condominium tower for Lifetime Developments ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 25, 2017

October 25, 2017 7:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
King Street Pilot Design Unveiled; Inside Slack’s new Toronto location; Southwest Scarborough will see a new recreation centre, eventually; and more news: King Street ... read more

Photo of the Day: Yonge and College Aerial

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Yonge, College, Carlton, Wellesley, aerial view
October 24, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of Toronto's Yonge and College area. Submitted by Forum contributor ChesterCopperpot, this view is centred on Canderel's YC Condos, with ... read more

Heritage Toronto Hands Out 2017 Awards at The Carlu

The Mass of Re-dedication at Toronto's St. Michael's Cathedral Basilica
October 24, 2017 4:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Heritage Toronto presented its annual awards to recipients in five categories last night in the grand Art Deco surroundings of The Carlu. The annual fundraising event and celebration was attended ... read more

New Buildings Adding to Tridel and Dorsay's Atria Community

Parkside, Alto, Trio, Parfait, Toronto, Tridel, Dorsay, Turner Fleischer
October 24, 2017 1:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With two buildings now completed at Tridel and Dorsay's Atria Condos community, work on the next phases of the Turner Fleischer Architects-designed community are ... read more

Graywood Celebrates Ground Breaking for SCOOP Condos

SCOOP Condos, Toronto, Graywood, SMV, TACT, St. Clair
October 24, 2017 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a year and a half since Graywood Developments launched their SCOOP Condos project, and the mid-rise recently crossed a milestone with the official start of ... read more

Phase 2 of Concert's Kip District Launches This Weekend

The Kip District, phase 2, Toronto, Concert Properties, Quadrangle
October 24, 2017 10:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the sold out first tower at the nascent Kip District community now topped off at a height of 28 storeys on Dundas Street West in Etobicoke, Concert Properties is gearing ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for October 24, 2017

October 24, 2017 7:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A radical concept in Toronto — a condo designed for residents; Toronto may leave $121M unspent in federal transit funding; The GTA’s next hot neighbourhoods; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Massey Rising

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Massey Tower, skyline
October 23, 2017 11:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows a new addition rising into the Toronto skyline. Submitted to the Massey Tower Forum thread by contributor Razz, this view shows the 60-storey Hariri ... read more