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TRERumble Channels Industry Competitiveness for Charity

Toronto Real Estate Rumble
August 16, 2017 11:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The competitive nature of Toronto's real estate industry is set to be turned up a notch later this year, with a boxing tournament starring 24 industry professionals in the fields of real estate, ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 16, 2017

August 16, 2017 8:39 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bombardier asks Ontario court to allow it to bid on Metrolinx contract; Kathleen Wynne rejects idea of raising taxes to pay for infrastructure; 125 Years (And More) of ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 15, 2017

August 15, 2017 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Will controversial cow sculpture be moooved?; Why revamped Dupont Street will likely be more than just another condo mishmash; 5 lessons for tenants from the successful ... read more

Massey Hall Gears Up For Revitalization with $4 Million Grant

August 14, 2017 5:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
With Massey Tower now over 2 dozen floors up in the air, it's time to check in on what's happening at the adjacent Hall that the new condo gets its name from. Massey Hall is one of those places ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 14, 2017

August 14, 2017 8:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
'Parkdale came together as a community': Tenants declare rent strike victory; 'Chaotic' opening night of Waterfront Night Market leaves some vendors angry, products ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 11, 2017

August 11, 2017 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
One in four Toronto wards are bike lane dead zones; Toronto’s Waterfront Night Market to stay outside as Hearn plant deemed unsafe; Cabbagetown house is the subject of a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Pinnacle on Adelaide

Pinnacle on Adelaide, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architects
August 10, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Entertainment District has been in a constant state of construction for the better part of a decade, with a collection of new high-rise condominium towers dotting the neighbourhood's ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 10, 2017

August 10, 2017 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why cyclists hate sharrows; Detached housing starts dip in Toronto area as buyers favour lower-cost options; Every Toronto reference in Uber5000’s new mural; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 9, 2017

August 9, 2017 8:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Is story behind Markham’s controversial cow sculpture a tall tale?; Toronto falls behind other cities on bike lanes; Massey Hall’s major renovation gets a little more cash ... read more

Multipli'city Mural Project In Progress at Underpass Park

Mural, Underpass Park, Mural Routes, Toronto, Street Art, StART, Corktown
August 8, 2017 5:05 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
Every Thursday, Underpass Park at Lower River and King has its Farmers' Market. A series of stalls buzz with a friendly conversation between community members and vendors, children play on ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 8, 2017

August 8, 2017 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Why Toronto remains an underachiever — and why it won't last;  Advocates call for more urgency around bike lanes in Toronto; Ikea monkey, dart guy immortalized on downtown ... read more

Diamond Schmitt Shortlisted for UK Holocaust Memorial

View from the central void of the memorial, image by Diamond Schmitt Architects
August 4, 2017 1:14 pm | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
In September 2016, the United Kingdom Holocaust Memorial Foundation along with the local government in London launched an international two-stage design competition to build a national memorial to ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 4, 2017

August 4, 2017 8:36 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto bike lanes now protected by three parking officers; 500 per cent property tax increase will change the face of Yonge St.; So You Want A TTC Fare Freeze in 2018; ... read more

Throwback Thursday: George and Adelaide

Throwback Thursday, Vü Condos, Adelaide and George, Toronto
August 3, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back to March 6th, 2008, for a snapshot of construction at Aspen Ridge Homes' Vü Condos, a Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed condominium ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 3, 2017

August 3, 2017 8:46 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto home sales drop 40% compared with a year ago; Why Toronto Needs Rail Deck Park; Postmedia sells Toronto printing plant for $30.5 million; and more ... read more

Layers of Rush Lane: Party in Toronto's Graffiti Alley this Sunday

Toronto's hidden 'Graffiti Alley', image by Craig White
August 2, 2017 4:00 pm | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Toronto's Graffiti Alley, officially known as Rush Lane, will be hosting a party called Layers of Rush Lane which will feature live music, food, drinks, games and art. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 2, 2017

August 2, 2017 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Meet the man behind the artistic formations at the Leslie Spit ; Family’s bid to re-buy expropriated land investigated; Zoning changes give new life to Toronto's ... read more

Topping Off July 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off July 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
August 1, 2017 10:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With another busy month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk now behind us, we round up July 2017's hottest stories, Database files, and Forum threads. Our Top Ten News ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 1, 2017

August 1, 2017 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
City of Toronto looking at how to make downtown living more pet-friendly; Who is the mystery artist building makeshift shrines at Leslie Spit?; Inside the new Broadview ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 31, 2017

July 31, 2017 8:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto Island Park opens its shores and doors after flooding; ‘I can see the cow!’ Now tourists want photos with stainless steel statue on stilts; Toronto craftsmen bring ... read more