Redesigned Mid-rise at 180 Sheppard East Gets Zoning Approval

180 Sheppard, Marpake Holdings, HOK Architects
November 16, 2018 11:58 am | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
In Toronto, developers come in all shapes and sizes. In addition to some of the huge office towers and condos built and planned during this construction boom, there are plenty of smaller scaled ... read more

58-Storey 2221 Yonge Begins Ascent Above Grade in Midtown

2221 Yonge Street, Tower Hill Development, Pei Partnership, Quadrangle, Toronto
November 16, 2018 10:02 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is heating up at the Midtown Toronto site of Tower Hill Development's 2221 Yonge Condos, where a 58-storey condominium tower has begun its rise above Yonge Street, just ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 16, 2018

November 16, 2018 8:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
El Mocambo sign lights up the night as snow tumbles down; Ward councils for Toronto?; Inside Doug Ford’s rule-breaking, foundation-shaking government; and more ... read more

Photo of the Day: Bremner Boulevard

Photo of the Day, Toronto, skyline, South Core, Ten York
November 16, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an evening view of Toronto's South Core neighbourhood captured from Bremner Boulevard. Submitted by Adrian Gamble, this view shows off the 65-storey Ten York ... read more

Final Design Tweaks Submitted for Leslieville's Wonder Condos

Wonder Condos, Graywood Developments
November 15, 2018 5:12 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
Graywood Developments and Alterra Group have submitted some final design tweaks for their Wonder Condos project in Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood. In an area that to be transformed by the ... read more

Previewing Suite Interiors at M2M Condos in North York

M2M Condos, Newtonbrook, Aoyuan Property Holdings, Wallman, Toronto
November 15, 2018 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The long-awaited redevelopment of North York's Newtonbrook plaza draws nearer as marketing continues for the 34-storey first phase of Aoyuan Property Holdings' multi-tower M2M ... read more

Crane Installed for 85 Richmond Renovation and Expansion

85 Richmond Street West, Oxford Properties Group, Toronto, WZMH, +VG
November 15, 2018 12:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Oxford Properties Group's Richmond-Adelaide Centre is changing its face in Toronto's Financial District—the recent completion of the EY Tower and the ongoing re-cladding of 120 and 130 Adelaide ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bathurst College Centre

Bathurst College Centre, RioCan REIT, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
November 15, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week’s Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back two years for a view of change on Bathurst Street, between Dundas and College streets in Downtown Toronto. Back in November 2016, excavation ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018 8:06 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Longtime spokesperson Brad Ross leaving TTC for city hall job; Three ways the King Street Pilot creates more livable communities; Ford government says it’s still undecided ... read more

Photo of the Day: Safe Hands

Photo of the Day, Toronto, One Bloor East, Great Gulf, Hariri Pontarini
November 15, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of new public art being installed at the base of One Bloor East, a new 76-storey condo tower in Downtown Toronto. The new dynamic installation by ... read more

New Schools and Community Centre Take Shape in CityPlace

Canoe Landing Centre, CityPlace, ZAS Architects, Planning Partnership, Toronto
November 14, 2018 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Community amenities often lag behind development in Toronto, and years of residential growth in the Fort York and CityPlace communities have left these new neighbourhoods in urgent need of public ... read more

Previewing Suites in Plaza's Encore at Theatre District

Encore at Theatre District, Plaza, Quadrangle, Toronto
November 14, 2018 3:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the successful sales of the 49-storey first phase at Plaza's Theatre District Residence, marketing is underway for the second phase of the Quadrangle-designed complex in ... read more

Specialized Crane Installed for "The One" at Bloor and Yonge

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
November 14, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been nearly 15 months since Mizrahi Developments broke ground on their highly-anticipated "The One" at Yonge and Bloor in Downtown Toronto. Now, with the excavation wrapping up, a ... read more

Underground Taking Shape at Dundas & Aukland Rental Tower

Dundas & Aukland, Main and Main, Diamond Schmitt Architects, Toronto
November 14, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since late 2017, construction has been underway on a new 40-storey, Diamond Schmitt Architects-designed rental apartment tower beside Kipling subway and GO station in Etobicoke. Main and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for November 14, 2018

November 14, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Council vote on whether to make King St. transit pilot permanent likely delayed until spring; Commuting costs eat up house savings in many GTA communities, study ... read more

Photo of the Day: Fall in Berczy Park

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Berczy Park, Claude Cormier + Associés
November 14, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to Berczy Park in Downtown Toronto, where a recent Claude Cormier + Associés-led revitalization has transformed the wedge-shape park into a popular ... read more

Construction Underway for Tridel's Scala in North York

Scala, Tridel, Wallman Architects, Toronto
November 13, 2018 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is officially underway at the site of Scala, a 6.5-acre community being built by Tridel just north of Leslie subway station in North York. The new Wallman ... read more

Guest Column: Real Estate Business For The Homeless Is Still Good Business!

November 13, 2018 3:42 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

Construction Progressing on 32-Storey 16 York Office Tower

16 York, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto, architectsAlliance, B+H Architects
November 13, 2018 11:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is in full swing for the next office tower in Toronto's South Core area, a 32-storey, architectsAlliance and B+H Architects-designed office tower from Cadillac Fairview at 16 York. It ... read more

York University Submits Plans for School of Continuing Studies

York University: School of Continuing Studies, Perkins+Will, Toronto
November 13, 2018 10:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
York University is moving forward with plans for a new School of Continuing Studies building at their main campus in northwestern Toronto. Months after a concept design was ... read more