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Canary Block Condos Rising in the West Don Lands

Canary Block Condos, DundeeKilmer, KPMB Architects, Toronto
January 30, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Approaching the four-year anniversary of the 2015 Pan American Games, the former athletes' village in Toronto's West Don Lands has been converted into a mixed-use community that continues to ... read more

Lighthouse Towers Growing Quickly at Daniels Waterfront Site

Looking to Daniels Waterfront City of the Arts, Toronto, Giannone Petriconne
January 30, 2019 10:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Almost exactly four years since popular entertainment venue The Guvernment closed its doors, a mixed-use community is adding new life to Toronto's East Bayfront. Daniels Waterfront - ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 30, 2019

January 30, 2019 8:11 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory’s affordable housing plan: Key points to know before the Toronto city council vote; Delaying Waterfront LRT would cost billions in lost tax revenue, ... read more

Photo of the Day: West View from 250 Yonge

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline
January 30, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of Toronto, facing west from the 250 Yonge Street office tower above the CF Eaton Centre. Submitted by Forum contributor DB13, this shot is centred on ... read more

CentreCourt's ZEN King West Rises Above Grade

ZEN King West, CentreCourt, IBI Group, Toronto
January 29, 2019 4:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is moving along at the site of ZEN King West from CentreCourt, a 32-storey, IBI Group-designed condominium tower being built on East Liberty Street at Strachan in Toronto's Liberty ... read more

Guest Column: Office Condo Mania!

Toronto, real estate, development
January 29, 2019 2:57 pm | by Guest Columnist | Comments
Today we present another guest post from Dean Macaskill, Senior Vice President at Lennard Commercial Realty. Dean has worked as a commercial realtor since 1980 and has years of industry insight ... read more

Mega Caissons Creating Footings for The One's Exoskeleton

The One, Mizrahi, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
January 29, 2019 12:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Activity continues at Toronto's tallest active construction project on the southwest corner of Yonge and Bloor streets, where complex below-grade work is being carried out for Mizrahi ... read more

East United Condos Nearing Final 24-Storey Height

East United Condos, Toronto, SigNature, Berkshire Axis, Andiel, Giannone Petrico
January 29, 2019 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is well advanced at the Adelaide and Parliament site of East United Condos, a 24-storey Giannone Petricone Associates-designed development by SigNature ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 29, 2019

January 29, 2019 8:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Study pinpoints Toronto’s most and least expensive transit stations to buy a home near; Toronto’s proposed budget will balance – if Ottawa covers refugee costs; Three areas ... read more

Photo of the Day: Harbour Plaza Residences

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Harbour Plaza Residences, Menkes, architectsAlliance
January 29, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows off the recently-completed Harbour Plaza Residences condominium towers in Toronto's South Core area. Submitted by Forum contributor Full Metal Junkie, this view ... read more

Design Review Panel Weighs in on Proposed 861 St. Clair West

861 St Clair West, StudioAC, Ventin Group, Benvenuto Group, Toronto
January 28, 2019 5:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto's Design Review Panel met for their first session of 2019 last week, easing back into things with a short meeting to review only one project, albeit one that elicited many compliments from ... read more

Great Gulf's Yonge & Rich Ascending Above Grade

Yonge & Rich, Great Gulf, architectsAlliance, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
January 28, 2019 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Great Gulf's 46-storey Yonge & Rich condominium tower is progressing at the Downtown Toronto intersection of Victoria and Lombard streets. We ... read more

Toronto Condo Market Continues Downward Trend in Q4 2018

TREB market report, GTA housing, home prices, Toronto condos
January 28, 2019 2:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
While fears of a bursting real estate bubble have been somewhat alleviated, the high-flying Greater Toronto Area condominium market appears to be making its long-predicted "soft landing" as ... read more

Lifetime Planning Five-Tower 'Panda Markham' Development

Panda Markham, Hariri Pontarini, Lifetime Developments
January 28, 2019 12:06 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two of Toronto's northern suburbs have been putting a concerted effort into creating new, walkable downtowns in recent years. While Vaughan Metropolitan Centre's rapid growth has been getting much ... read more

Excavation Underway at Great Gulf's 357 King West

357 King West, Great Gulf, Quadrangle, Toronto
January 28, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's been four months since Great Gulf broke ground on their new project at 357 King West in Toronto’s Entertainment District, and things are starting to heat up on the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for January 28, 2019

January 28, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Majority of Toronto residents want public waterfront access at Ontario Place — not a casino, poll finds; Toronto launches street art map for locals and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Red Glow

Photo of the Day, E Condos, 2221 Yonge, Eglinton, Midtown, Toronto
January 28, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day offers a night view of E Condos at Midtown Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton intersection. Captured by Edward Skira, this shot faces north on Yonge Street, showing ... read more

New CAMH Buildings Top Out at Queen and Ossington

CAMH, Queen Street, PCL Canada, Stantec
January 25, 2019 4:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is quicky progressing on a major redevelopment of the West Queen West campus of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) in Toronto. The project is bringing ... read more

Demolition and Preservation Underway for Nobu Residences

Nobu Residences Toronto, Madison Group, Westdale, Teeple Architects, Toronto
January 25, 2019 1:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Seven months after Nobu Residences Toronto broke ground with a star-studded ceremony, demolition and heritage retention work a buildings on the site has been progressing. Two Teeple ... read more

Introducing Career Opportunities

Career opportunities
January 25, 2019 12:59 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
Today, we introduce a new feature called Career Opportunities, allowing employers in development, planning, architecture, and other UrbanToronto-related industries to reach our unique ... read more