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Wesley Tower Podium Rising at Daniels City Centre Mississauga

Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, The Daniels Corporation, Rafael + Bigauskas
March 26, 2019 10:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A couple blocks west of Square One Shopping Centre in Mississauga, construction is progressing well at the site of Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, the latest phase in The Daniels ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 26, 2019

March 26, 2019 8:14 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
February sees jump in new homes sales, drop in new condo sales; University of Toronto announces largest donation in school’s history for construction of new centre, ... read more

Photo of the Day: 88 North

Photo of the Day, Toronto, 88 North, St Thomas, IBI Group
March 26, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes a look at the under-construction 88 North condominium tower on Toronto's Shuter Street, just east of Church Street. Captured by Forum contributor ProjectEnd, this ... read more

Updated Plan for 60-Storey The HUB Appears at Waterfront DRP

The HUB, Oxford, Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners, Toronto
March 25, 2019 5:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans continue to evolve for Oxford Properties Group's proposed office tower they call The HUB at Bay and Harbour streets in Toronto's South Core. Following a late 2018 resubmission ... read more

Shoring Work Begins at Site of 51-Storey Eight Cumberland

Eight Cumberland, Great Gulf, Phantom, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 25, 2019 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A growing concentration of high-rise density in Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville area is set to grow even denser as work progresses on Eight Cumberland by Great Gulf and Phantom ... read more

18 Storey Retirement Residence will Reveal Heritage Gem

Revera Living, Montgomery Sisam, 954 Broadview
March 25, 2019 3:21 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
A new development on Toronto's Broadview Avenue a couple blocks north of the Danforth is looking to uncover a forgotten heritage gem, and bring an 18-storey seniors residence to the area. ... read more

Commercial Opportunity: Big Box Value-Add in Urban Core

15 Leswyn Road, North York, Cushman & Wakefield
March 25, 2019 11:50 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
At 15 Leswyn Road lies a blank canvas—from fitness recreational to a retail warehouse, self-storage, or last-mile delivery depot—a rare and unique chance for an Investor or User to own a large ... read more

Glazing Enclosing Hullmark's Timber-Framed 80 Atlantic

80 Atlantic Avenue, Hullmark, Quadrangle, Toronto
March 25, 2019 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
At the leading edge of a small wave of timber-framed buildings coming to Toronto, Hullmark's project at 80 Atlantic Avenue will serve as the city's first wood-frame office building ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 25, 2019

March 25, 2019 8:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why is Sidewalk Labs so Interested in Your Health?; The Hidden Cost of Subway Capacity Relief; Create new land transfer tax bracket on home sales over $3-million, Toronto ... read more

Photo of the Day: Dusk in Bloor-Yorkville

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Bloor-Yorkville
March 25, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a dusk view of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood as seen from the top of Uptown Residences on Balmuto Street. Captured by Forum contributor Benito, this ... read more

Revised Documents Submitted for 300 Bloor West Tower

300 Bloor West, Collecdev, Northrop, KPMB, Bloor Street United Church, Toronto
March 22, 2019 4:45 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Dotted throughout Toronto's older neighbourhoods lie hundreds of historic churches, standing tall amid the low-rise houses clad in characteristic brick or limestone. But look closer, and many of ... read more

George Brown College hosts Reich + Petch Architecture Lecture

George Brown College, Reich + Petch
March 22, 2019 4:07 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
This week, George Brown College’s School of Architectural Studies hosted Tony Reich, Whit Petch, and others from the team at Reich + Petch for an architecture lecture as part of the school's 2019 ... read more

New Renderings Reveal Details for 3XN-Designed T3 Bayside

T3 Bayside, Hines, 3XN, East Bayfront, Toronto
March 22, 2019 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A few weeks since the big reveal of Hines' T3 Bayside project planned in Toronto's East Bayfront community, newly uncovered renderings are offering more insight into the pair of 11- ... read more

Crane Erected at 'home: Power and Adelaide' Condo Complex

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf, Hullmark, Core Architects, Toronto
March 22, 2019 11:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the little over eight months since Great Gulf and Hullmark celebrated ground breaking for their home: Power and Adelaide development, shoring and excavation have ... read more

Commercial Opportunity: Master Plan a New Mixed-Use Community in St. Catharines — A City within a City

282, 285 Ontario Street, 10 Pleasant Avenue, St. Catharines, Cushman & Wakefield
March 22, 2019 10:55 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
A blank canvas ripe for large-scale redevelopment is now for sale in St. Catharines, where municipal officials aspire to create the most innovative, dynamic, sustainable and livable city in North ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for March 22, 2019

March 22, 2019 10:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Property owners and Toronto officials spar over King-Spadina heritage designation; The Alphabet of Sidewalk Labs’ plan for Toronto’s waterfront; Mayor’s executive committee ... read more

Photo of the Day: Garden District Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline
March 22, 2019 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of new high-rise growth in Toronto's Garden District. From left to right, this view from Forum contributor innsertnamehere shows recent and under ... read more

Westbank and Allied Have BIG Plans for Union Centre Tower

Union Centre, Toronto, designed by Bjarke Ingels Group for Westbank and Allied
March 21, 2019 6:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Station Street is a bit of an odd site for an office tower. Not because of its proximity to Union Station, however: just west of Union Station, it makes perfect sense for more density to be added ... read more

Marketing Kicks Off for TC4 at SmartCentres Place in Vaughan

Transit City Condos, CentreCourt, SmartREIT, Vaughan
March 21, 2019 2:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the success of the initial three phases of SmartCentres and CentreCourt's Transit City community at SmartCentres Place, the 100-acre masterplan community and home to ... read more

Harris Square's Ground Floor Taking Shape at River City

Harris Square, River City 4, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte, ZAS, Toronto
March 21, 2019 11:57 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction has been underway for over a year now at the fourth and final phase of Urban Capital Property Group's River City community in Toronto's West Don Lands. Named Harris ... read more