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Excavation Prepping Site of Daniels DuEast in Regent Park

DuEast Condominiums, The Daniels Corporation, Regent Park, Core, Toronto
February 7, 2018 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Phase 3 of The Daniels Corporation and Toronto Community Housing Corporation's (TCHC) revitalization of the Regent Park neighbourhood is well underway on the east side of Downtown ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 7, 2018

February 7, 2018 8:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bombardier sets up new streetcar production line in Kingston, gives TTC new delivery schedule; Why Toronto real-estate agents are sounding the alarm over the city’s ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Regent Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, Regent Park
February 7, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Toronto's growing skyline, captured from a residential unit in the Regent Park neighbourhood. Submitted to our Massey Tower Forum thread by contributor ... read more

Growth To Watch For 2018: North Etobicoke & Weston

Looking southwest to Richview Square, image courtesy of Build Toronto
February 6, 2018 5:08 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Our Growth to Watch For series continues west from our trip along Dupont, St Clair, and Eglinton West as we venture into the northwest corner of the city, taking a look at ... read more

Peter and Adelaide Submits SPA Following Council Approval

Peter and Adelaide, Graywood, BBB Architects, Toronto
February 6, 2018 3:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Graywood Developments' Peter and Adelaide is one step closer to starting construction in Toronto's Entertainment District. Approved at Council in November, 2017, we last checked in on ... read more

Last of Honest Ed's Signage Comes Down as Demolition Wraps Up

Mirvish Village, Westbank, Henriquez Partners, Honest Ed's, Toronto
February 6, 2018 12:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The glittering yellow and orange signage of Toronto's iconic Honest Ed's is no more, as demolition clears the last remnants of the building to make way for Westbank's Mirvish ... read more

Sponsored Post: Transit Hub and New Development Changing Vaughan on an Epic Scale

Sponsored Post: Transit Hub and New Development Changing Vaughan on an Epic Scal
February 6, 2018 11:56 am | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (VMC) is one of the fastest-growing urban centres in York Region. With the VMC subway station and vivaNext Rapidway having opened in December 2017 and the bus terminal ... read more

Everyone Gets The View at Great Gulf's 357 King West

357 King West, Great Gulf, Quadrangle, Toronto
February 6, 2018 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we introduced Great Gulf's 357 King West, a 42-storey, Quadrangle-designed condominium tower planned for the southwest corner of King and Blue Jays Way in Toronto’s ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 6, 2018

February 6, 2018 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New ‘King for All’ group wants you to show some love to the King St. pilot project; Ryerson University to close O’Keefe house; Issues with subway raise questions about ... read more

Photo of the Day: One Bloor's Curves

Photo of the Day, Toronto, One Bloor East
February 6, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With just a few panels of glazing left to install, the curving exterior of Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East is practically fully realized at Toronto's Yonge and Bloor ... read more

Commerce Court 3 Makes Appearance at Design Review Panel

Commerce Court 3, QuadReal, Hariri Pontarini Architects, DIALOG, Toronto
February 5, 2018 4:48 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto's tallest neighbourhood is about to get a whole lot taller. QuadReal made a splash back in December when they revealed their proposal for Commerce Court 3, a redevelopment of the Financial ... read more

Revised Plan for 217 Adelaide West Calls for Office/Hotel Tower

217 Adelaide West, Kirkor Architects, Humbold Properties, Toronto
February 5, 2018 3:34 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In June 2015, Humbold Properties submitted plans for a 56-storey, 179.6 metre-high Kirkor Architects-designed condominium tower at 217 Adelaide West in Toronto's ... read more

Steel Frame Podium Taking Shape at Base of Manulife Centre

Manulife Centre, Toronto, Bay, Bloor, Balmuto, Moed de Armas & Shannon, B+H
February 5, 2018 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since mid-2017, a $100 million renewal project has been active at Toronto's 1975-built Manulife Centre at Bay and Bloor, set to expand the lower levels of the complex's office tower ... read more

Exploring Suite Layouts at Lifetime's Panda Condos

Panda Condominiums, Lifetime, Toronto, architectsAlliance, Turner Fleischer
February 5, 2018 12:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Lifetime Developments' latest project to hit the Toronto condominium market, Panda Condominiums will soon rise on Edward Street just west of Yonge and north of Dundas. The ... read more

Tridel Introducing Tower 2 at Auberge On The Park

Auberge On The Park, Tridel, Rowntree, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
February 5, 2018 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the successful introduction of the first phase, 45-storey tower in Tridel and Rowntree Enterprises' Auberge On The Park community, Tridel is moving forward with ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 5, 2018

February 5, 2018 7:51 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Subway closings aggravate Yonge and Eglinton driving difficulties; Parkdale residents protest ‘loophole’ allowing landlords to drive up rent; Can Toronto turn a patch of urban ... read more

Photo of the Day: Lower Simcoe Ramp

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Gardiner Expressway, Lower Simcoe ramp
February 5, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's newest piece of road infrastructure entered service just over a week ago, when Mayor John Tory and Councillor Jaye Robinson opened the Gardiner Expressway's new Lower Simcoe ... read more

Growth to Watch For 2018: Dupont, the Junction, St. Clair West

Looking north to the Galleria Mall redevelopment, Toronto, Freed, ELAD
February 2, 2018 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This instalment of Growth to Watch For continues our journey through Toronto from where we left off in the last instalment, at the corner of Bathurst and Bloor. Covering a 30 km² ... read more

Fourth Phase of Urban Capital's River City Begins Construction

Harris Square, River City 4, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte, ZAS, Toronto
February 2, 2018 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With two phases complete and the third phase topped out at 29 storeys, Urban Capital's River City development continues to transform the northeast edge of Toronto's burgeoning West Don Lands ... read more

Digging Deeper at Mississauga Site of Daniels' Wesley Tower

Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, The Daniels Corporation, Rafael + Bigauskas
February 2, 2018 12:57 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been closely following the early stages of construction for the Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, a new Rafael + Bigauskas Architects-designed, 43-storey condominium soon ... read more