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Previewing Suites at Saturday in Downsview Park: Phase 2

Saturday in Downsview Park, Mattamy, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
May 13, 2019 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Hot on the heels of a successful sales run at their Saturday in Downsview Park condominium development adjacent to Toronto's Downsview Park, Mattamy is gearing up for the ... read more

3XN Headlines Panel Discussion on Wellbeing & the Workplace

Hines, Tridel, 3XN, T3 Bayside, Wellbeing, Toronto
May 13, 2019 12:23 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It is an issue whose solution has evaded architects and designers for generations, more so today than ever before: how do we incorporate and promote wellbeing in the design of our offices and ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo Proposed at Bayview and Highway 401

2810 Bayview, Dormer Homes, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
May 13, 2019 10:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application submitted to the City of Toronto last week seeks rezoning and an Official Plan amendment to permit a mid-rise condominium development on Bayview Avenue, between Highway 401 and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 13, 2019

May 13, 2019 8:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s beloved Matador sold to condo developers: ‘It feels like losing a family member’; Ontario's foreign buyers tax figures are now a mystery — and the finance minister says he ... read more

Photo of the Day: Mississauga Skyline

Photo of the Day, Mississauga, skyline
May 13, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes to us from Forum contributor Jasonzed, featuring a view of Mississauga. Captured by drone from above the go-kart track at the Playdium entertainment complex, ... read more

GBC’s Mass-Timber 'The Arbour' Revised for Site Plan Approval

The Arbour, George Brown College, Waterfront Campus, Toronto
May 10, 2019 5:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In 2017, George Brown College launched an international competition in collaboration with Toronto Planning and Waterfront Toronto seeking designs for what was initially proposed to be a ... read more

A Look at Signature Collection Suites at Tridel's Chateau

Auberge On The Park, Tridel, Rowntree, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
May 10, 2019 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tridel and Rowntree Enterprises' planned Auberge On The Park community is set to bring three new condominium towers to the area of Leslie Station on the Crosstown LRT in ... read more

89 Avenue Road Proposal Revived With New Design

89 Avenue Road, Richard Wengle Architect, Toronto
May 10, 2019 12:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
A long-dormant proposal in Toronto's upscale Yorkville neighbourhood has been revived, but is now sporting new owners, new architects, and a totally new design. Recently submitted for Site Plan ... read more

Broccolini Enters Toronto High-Rise Market with River & Fifth

River & Fifth Condominiums, Broccolini, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
May 10, 2019 10:57 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Montreal-based developer Broccolini is gearing up for the launch of their first high-rise development in Toronto with River & Fifth Condominiums. Located overlooking the Lower ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 10, 2019

May 10, 2019 8:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Metrolinx draft reports give insight into how agency pitches transit plans; City manager warns impact of provincial cuts will cost Toronto nearly $180-million in 2019; How would you like ... read more

Photo of the Day: YC in the Fog

Photo of the Day, Toronto, YC Condos, Canderel
May 10, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a moody view of YC Condos, a new 62-storey condominium development just north of College Station in Downtown Toronto. Captured by Forum contributor Tarazet, this ... read more

Menkes Submits Revised Plan for 49-Storey Tower at 4800 Yonge

4800 Yonge Street, Menkes, Toronto, Arquitectonica, B+H, Turner Fleischer
May 9, 2019 6:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the ratification by the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) of a zoning amendment settlement between the City of Toronto and Menkes, t developer has submitted revised plans ... read more

Clonmore Urban Towns Coming to Birch Cliff Neighbourhood

Clonmore Urban Towns, Toronto, Core Development Group, RAW Design
May 9, 2019 4:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After years of sitting idle, development is finally coming to the the Runnymede Lands near Victoria Park and Gerrard in Scarborough. Formerly reserved as part of the right-of-way for the ... read more

Demolition Begins at SickKids Patient Support Centre Site

SickKids Project Horizon, Patient Care Centre, B+H Architects, Toronto
May 9, 2019 12:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just over two months after SickKids Hospital submitted a Site Plan Approval (SPA) application for their new B+H Architects-designed Patient Support Centre (PSC), ... read more

Throwback Thursday: South Core Sunset via Canoe

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, South Core, skyline
May 9, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We're dusting off our construction boots and adhering to a dress code for this week's Throwback Thursday, where we visit the swanky Canoe Restaurant on the 54th floor of the TD Bank Tower in the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for May 9, 2019

May 9, 2019 8:03 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Who wins in Ford and Tory's war of words — and why it's not just empty rhetoric; Toronto real estate agent creates rap video to sell house; No new streetcars, a hit on accessibility? Why ... read more

Photo of the Day: Grange Park Sunset

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline
May 9, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to newly-revitalized Grange Park in Downtown Toronto. Captured by Craig White, this sunset shot shows the topped out Form Condos and the city skyline serving as a ... read more

Newmarket Getting First Major Condo Development in 30 Years

The Davis - Residences at Bakerfield, Newmarket, designed by RAW for Rose Corp
May 8, 2019 4:37 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
40 kilometres north of Downtown Toronto, high-rise living is still a relatively young concept in the town of Newmarket. The municipality’s most significant pocket of density lies on a stretch of ... read more

George Brown Opens School of Design at Daniels Waterfront

School of Design, George Brown College, Toronto
May 8, 2019 4:00 pm | by Jake Lisser | Comments
George Brown College has opened their new School of Design in the Daniels Waterfront - City of Arts complex at Lower Jarvis and Queens Quay in Toronto's East Bayfront area. The ... read more

8 Elm Tower at Yonge Redesigned at 67 Storeys

8 Elm, Pemberton, IBI Group, Toronto
May 8, 2019 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The plan to redevelop three lots at Yonge and Elm streets in Downtown Toronto has evolved with a redesign for the project. The original July 2016 proposal for 8 Elm Street included ... read more