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Plaza's 170 Spadina Condo Moving Toward Construction

170 Spadina condos, Toronto, Plaza, Quadrangle
April 17, 2019 1:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application to the City of Toronto seeks Site Plan Approval for a mid-rise condominium development on Spadina north of Queen that has been gradually evolving since 2011. Now planned as a ... read more

13-Storey Rental Proposal at 3775 Dundas West Redesigned

3775 Dundas West, TAS, SvN, Toronto
April 17, 2019 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application submitted to the City of Toronto seeks Site Plan Approval (SPA) for the a new design for a residential development on Dundas west of Scarlett Road in Lambton. First proposed 7 years ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 17, 2019

April 17, 2019 8:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto has 61 questions about province’s transit plans; Canadian Civil Liberties Association files lawsuit over Sidewalk Labs project in Toronto; ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Polson Pier

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 17, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to Polson Pier in Toronto's Port Lands for a view of the changing Downtown skyline. Captured by Forum contributor Rascacielo, this shot shows the growing impact ... read more

Galleria Mall: New Community Centre and Park Detailed at DRP

Galleria Mall, Public Work, Perkins+Will, Freed, ELAD, Toronto, Wallace Emerson
April 16, 2019 3:37 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
At a marathon session last week, Toronto's Design Review Panel got their first glimpse at Phase One of the Galleria Mall Redevelopment, and Panel members were more than pleased with what they saw. ... read more

Art Shoppe Condos Rising Tall Above Yonge in Midtown

Art Shoppe Condos, Freed, Capital Developments, architectsAlliance, Toronto
April 16, 2019 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
High-rise towers extend in all four cardinal directions from Midtown Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton intersection, forming a cross of density hugging the major thoroughfares. On the south ... read more

Construction on the Horizon for Benvenuto's 293 The Kingsway

293 The Kingsway, Benvenuto Group, Quadrangle, Toronto
April 16, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The first phase in a new block of mid-rise condominium buildings is gearing up for construction near Royal York and Dundas in Etobicoke, with the Benvenuto Group announcing the imminent ... read more

Mirvish Village Development Progressing at Bathurst and Bloor

Mirvish Village, Westbank, Henriquez Partners, Honest Ed's, Toronto
April 16, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
14 months since the last of Toronto's iconic Honest Ed's store was taken down at Bathurst and Bloor, work is full steam ahead on Westbank Corp’s five-tower Mirvish ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 16, 2019

April 16, 2019 8:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over the Don and under Fort York — where experts say building the Ontario Line could get tricky; Partially collapsed east-end house to be demolished after city ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Allan Gardens

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 16, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Toronto captured from above Allan Gardens. Submitted by Forum contributor skycandy, the shot shows the rising Dundas Square Gardens development at ... read more

Integrated Design Replaces Two Eglinton & Duplex Proposals

50, 60, 90 Eglinton West, Madison Group, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
April 15, 2019 5:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Two previous development plans for the north side of Eglinton on the block west of Duplex Avenue in the heart of Midtown Toronto have been replaced by a consolidated application for rezoning and ... read more

UT Launching Revamped “Growth to Watch For” 2019

Growth to Watch For 2019, UrbanToronto
April 15, 2019 3:10 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
UrbanToronto is launching the fifth annual Growth to Watch For series, where we bring readers on a long and winding path through the Greater Toronto Area, stopping along the way to review the ... read more

Cladding Enclosing Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex

Daphne Cockwell Complex, Ryerson University, Perkins+Will, Toronto
April 15, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is racing towards completion for Ryerson University's new Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex on Church Street just north of Dundas in Downtown Toronto. The ... read more

Tridel Captures Ten York Construction in Time-Lapse Video

Ten York Street Condos, Tridel, Wallman Architects, Toronto
April 15, 2019 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With residents moved in and work nearly complete, Tridel's Ten York Street Condos stands as the latest addition to Toronto's towering South Core skyline. The 65-storey, Wallman ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 15, 2019

April 15, 2019 8:14 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
How vacant Toronto buildings destined for condos are being transformed into unique, temporary spaces; Toronto’s two front doors issue pits neighbourhood character against renters’ ... read more

Photo of the Day: Silos and Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
April 15, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a drone shot of the Toronto skyline, looking west over the top of the derelict Victory Soya Mills Silos at Lake Shore and Parliament. Captured by Forum ... read more

Plan for Richview Square Redevelopment Revised

Richview Square, Toronto, Trinity, CreateTO, Core Architects
April 12, 2019 5:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans are advancing for a condominium development on Eglinton Avenue at Wincott Drive in Etobicoke, partly upgrading an existing shopping plaza, and partly built on adjacent land which was ... read more

M2M Aims to Create Hub of Community Amenities

M2M Condos, Newtonbrook, Aoyuan International, Wallman, Toronto
April 12, 2019 3:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As the first phase in Aoyuan International's M2M Condos community gears for launch, new details continue to be released about the multi-phased project that replaces the aging ... read more

Camrost-Felcorp Proposes 33-Storey Condo Tower on Raglan

65 Raglan, Camrost-Felcorp, IBI Group, Toronto
April 12, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application submitted to the City of Toronto seeks rezoning to permit a condominium tower at 65 through 83 Raglan Avenue, north of St Clair and west of Bathurst. The plan from ... read more

Revised Design for Proposed 2 Bloor East Rooftop Bar Addition

2 Bloor East, Marriott, Toronto, architectsAlliance
April 12, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A November 2018 application submitted to the City of Toronto seeking Site Plan Approval that would allow renovations to the podium of the Bloor Yorkville Marriott Hotel has resurfaced in the ... read more