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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why is Sidewalk Labs so Interested in Your Health?; The Hidden Cost of Subway Capacity Relief; Create new land transfer tax bracket on home sales over $3-million, Toronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dusk in Bloor-Yorkville

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Bloor-Yorkville
March 25, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a dusk view of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood as seen from the top of Uptown Residences on Balmuto Street. Captured by Forum contributor Benito, this ... read more

Revised Documents Submitted for 300 Bloor West Tower

300 Bloor West, Collecdev, Northrop, KPMB, Bloor Street United Church, Toronto
March 22, 2019 4:45 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Dotted throughout Toronto's older neighbourhoods lie hundreds of historic churches, standing tall amid the low-rise houses clad in characteristic brick or limestone. But look closer, and many of ... read more

George Brown College hosts Reich + Petch Architecture Lecture

George Brown College, Reich + Petch
March 22, 2019 4:07 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
This week, George Brown College’s School of Architectural Studies hosted Tony Reich, Whit Petch, and others from the team at Reich + Petch for an architecture lecture as part of the school's 2019 ... read more

New Renderings Reveal Details for 3XN-Designed T3 Bayside

T3 Bayside, Hines, 3XN, East Bayfront, Toronto
March 22, 2019 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A few weeks since the big reveal of Hines' T3 Bayside project planned in Toronto's East Bayfront community, newly uncovered renderings are offering more insight into the pair of 11- ... read more

Crane Erected at 'home: Power and Adelaide' Condo Complex

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf, Hullmark, Core Architects, Toronto
March 22, 2019 11:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the little over eight months since Great Gulf and Hullmark celebrated ground breaking for their home: Power and Adelaide development, shoring and excavation have ... read more

Commercial Opportunity: Master Plan a New Mixed-Use Community in St. Catharines — A City within a City

282, 285 Ontario Street, 10 Pleasant Avenue, St. Catharines, Cushman & Wakefield
March 22, 2019 10:55 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
A blank canvas ripe for large-scale redevelopment is now for sale in St. Catharines, where municipal officials aspire to create the most innovative, dynamic, sustainable and livable city in North ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 22, 2019

March 22, 2019 10:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Property owners and Toronto officials spar over King-Spadina heritage designation; The Alphabet of Sidewalk Labs’ plan for Toronto’s waterfront; Mayor’s executive committee ... read more

Photo of the Day: Garden District Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline
March 22, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of new high-rise growth in Toronto's Garden District. From left to right, this view from Forum contributor innsertnamehere shows recent and under ... read more

Westbank and Allied Have BIG Plans for Union Centre Tower

Union Centre, Toronto, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group for Westbank and Allied
March 21, 2019 6:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Station Street is a bit of an odd site for an office tower. Not because of its proximity to Union Station, however: just west of Union Station, it makes perfect sense for more density to be added ... read more

Marketing Kicks Off for TC4 at SmartCentres Place in Vaughan

Transit City Condos, CentreCourt, SmartREIT, Vaughan
March 21, 2019 2:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the success of the initial three phases of SmartCentres and CentreCourt's Transit City community at SmartCentres Place, the 100-acre masterplan community and home to ... read more

Harris Square's Ground Floor Taking Shape at River City

Harris Square, River City 4, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte, ZAS, Toronto
March 21, 2019 11:57 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction has been underway for over a year now at the fourth and final phase of Urban Capital Property Group's River City community in Toronto's West Don Lands. Named Harris ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Toronto Skyline Growth

Throwback Thursday, Toronto skyline, Regent Park
March 21, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back to January 2017 for a view of the Toronto skyline as seen from a residential tower in the Regent Park neighbourhood. From left to right, this view ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 21, 2019

March 21, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Subway upload talks to cost $2 million, city report says; How ‘monster homes’ are transforming Toronto neighbourhoods; Council to consider loosening shelter ... read more

Photo of the Day: East Bayfront Sunrise

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
March 21, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows a sunrise over Toronto's East Bayfront area, highlighting a few developments underway in the neighbourhood. Captured by Forum contributor mburrrrr from the ... read more

Revised Queen & Parliament Development Presented at DRP

351 Queen East, ONE Properties, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
March 20, 2019 4:12 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Last year, a rezoning application was submitted for a pair of towers at 351 Queen East (also referred to as 161 Parliament) within the quickly densifying King-Parliament district east of Downtown ... read more

Previewing Suites at Line 5 Condos by Reserve and Westdale

Line 5 Condos, Reserve Properties, Westdale, IBI Group, U31, Toronto
March 20, 2019 3:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After a successful run of sales for the north tower at Line 5 Condos from Reserve Properties and Westdale Properties, registration has begun for the south tower at ... read more

12-Storey Affordable Rental Proposed on Kipling in Rexdale

2667 Kipling, Toronto, Turner Fleischer Architects, Humber Properties
March 20, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As a housing crisis grows more urgent across the region, the City of Toronto's 2016-approved Open Door Affordable Housing Program is finally starting to net results. The program aims to ... read more

Longhaven Towns Coming to Long Branch Neighbourhood

Longhaven Towns, Inmino Developments, Guthrie Muscovitch, Toronto
March 20, 2019 10:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
South Etobicoke's Long Branch community has always been about its connection with Lake Ontario's shoreline; the neighbourhood started as a cottage getaway for Torontonians in the late 1800s, and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 20, 2019

March 20, 2019 8:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Forme Development principals ordered to be more forthcoming with receiver after attempting to sell assets; Housing advocates, landlords praise loosened rules proposed for secondary ... read more