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Insider Q&A: Catherine Diraison of Concert Properties

Insider Q&A: Catherine Diraison of Concert Properties
February 11, 2015 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We return with another Insider Q&A featuring a professional in Toronto's real estate industry, this time speaking with Catherine Diraison, Vice President of Sales at Concert Properties. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 11, 2015

February 11, 2015 10:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Markham arena details stay under wraps; Tory secures money to study feasibility of SmartTrack; Mementoes of ‘Maple Leaf Forever’ tree to go on display at Toronto City ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 10, 2015

February 10, 2015 9:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Canada’s big-city mayors lack leverage in pitch for more federal funding; What should TDSB do with underused properties?; Metrolinx starts shopping for electric trains; ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 9, 2015

February 9, 2015 10:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Big-city mayors glad Tory, Toronto are back to lobby for federal funds; Waterfront Toronto’s ‘innovation centre’ plans unveiled; Majority of schools on TDSB hit list in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 6, 2015

February 6, 2015 10:47 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Canada’s top mayors band together to push for better federal funding; During a pivotal year, Waterfront Toronto readies for change at the top; The hunt is on to fill ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 5, 2015

February 5, 2015 8:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC’s generation-old streetcar fleet shows its age in winter; Toronto board recommends selling four schools, reviewing 31 more; Karen Stintz is back with morning radio ... read more

Ryerson Image Centre Glowing to Raise Homelessness Awareness

Patricio Davila, Dave Colangelo, Ryerson Image centre, toronto
February 4, 2015 2:20 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
For the second year running, media artists Patricio Davila and Dave Colangelo present In The Air, Tonight, a month-long reactive architecture installation that transforms the ... read more

Insider Q&A: Herb Lewington of EllisDon

Insider Q&A: Herb Lewington of EllisDon
February 4, 2015 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The construction industry is essential to Toronto's economy, carrying out the plans of developers and architects, supplying the physical efforts it takes to reshape a city. UrbanToronto has spoken ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 4, 2015

February 4, 2015 8:47 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough residents weigh in on subway plan; Wrigley to close 53-year-old Toronto gum factory, cut 383 jobs; Canada's big city mayors ready to push urban agenda; and ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 3, 2015

February 3, 2015 10:06 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Are you up with UP? Here’s how Union Pearson Express compares with other airport trains; The difference between Tory and Ford is all in the details; Tory wants a say in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for February 2, 2015

February 2, 2015 9:32 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It’s time Toronto illuminates the Bloor viaduct, as originally planned; Scarborough subway proposals on display for residents to assess; Canada's big city mayors ready to ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015 8:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto is world’s best city to live in, Economist study says; New mayor, same old quarrels between Toronto and Ontario; Majority of Torontonians think the TDSB is doing a ... read more

Explaining the Heritage Designation Process in Ontario

7 Austin Terrace was subjected to provincial stop order, image by Marcus Mitanis
January 29, 2015 2:50 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
There are thousands of buildings in Toronto that are listed under the City's Inventory of Heritage Properties. These properties have been given a status by the City that aims to prevent their ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 29, 2015

January 29, 2015 9:09 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Massive $500M facility for new TTC streetcars might sit nearly empty when it opens; TTC chair, CEO at odds over option on new streetcars; One in five Toronto schools ... read more

Torque Arrives at the Delta as the Hotel Chain is Bought by Marriott

Delta PATH bridge, Southcore Financial Centre, Toronto, FIRM a.d.
January 28, 2015 3:08 pm | by Craig White | Comments
While there are a few details still to be applied to its exterior, the new PATH network bridge joining the Toronto Delta Hotel and Southcore Financial Centre up with the SkyWalk is otherwise ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 28, 2015

January 28, 2015 10:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Torontonians split on fourth Scarborough subway stop; Auditor issues financial storm warning for Brampton; Apartment dwellers endure days without heat; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 27, 2015

January 27, 2015 9:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto widens parking crackdown to vehicles with out-of-province plates; Skating tradition at Toronto Island becoming popular again; Cart vendors face evictions from St. ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 26, 2015

January 26, 2015 9:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Someone has finally realized the 20,000 trees Toronto cut down last year could have a better fate than mulch; Toronto mayor says he won’t ‘gut’ services or send taxes ‘through the ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 23, 2015

January 23, 2015 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tory’s budget plan attacked by councillors Rob Ford, Gord Perks; Uber claims increased security checks, higher ‘safety standards’ than City of Toronto; How do TTC promises ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From the Internet for January 22, 2015

January 22, 2015 8:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Pickering passes zoning bylaw paving way for casino; Toronto workers’ wages shrinking in contrast to other provinces, thinktank says; Two canal boats from mid-1800s found ... read more