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Scoop 2 on St Clair Reappears at Toronto's Design Review Panel

Scoop 2, St Clair West, Osler, Ford, SMV Architects, Graywood Developments
March 5, 2018 2:04 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
‘Scoop 2’, is the marketing name for a 12 storey mixed-use condo development at 1779-1791 St Clair Avenue West in Toronto. The proposal was first brought before the Design Review Panel last May, ... read more

The One's Hybrid Exoskeleton to be a First for Toronto

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
February 12, 2018 12:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Under construction at Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection, Mizrahi Developments' The One promises to break more new ground with a series of firsts for the city. The project ... read more

Bayview Village Redevelopment Impresses Design Review Panel

Bayview Village, QuadReal, Hariri Pontarini Architects, DIALOG, Toronto
February 7, 2018 6:05 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
A wave of shopping mall redevelopments is hitting Toronto's inner suburbs, and the latest to come forward is the Bayview Village Redevelopment. Located adjacent to Bayview subway station on ... read more

Commerce Court 3 Makes Appearance at Design Review Panel

Commerce Court 3, QuadReal, Hariri Pontarini Architects, DIALOG, Toronto
February 5, 2018 5:48 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto's tallest neighbourhood is about to get a whole lot taller. QuadReal made a splash back in December when they revealed their proposal for Commerce Court 3, a redevelopment of the Financial ... read more

Interior Design Show Offered Tours, First Look at 2018 Trends

Interior Design Show 2018 at Metro Convention Centre in Toronto
January 22, 2018 4:13 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
This past weekend saw the return of Toronto’s Interior Design Show (IDS18). The 2018 show was hosted at Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre from Thursday, January 18th to Sunday, January 21st, ... read more

Toronto Green Standard: The Force Underlying TransformTO

Toronto, Toronto Green Standard, Tier 1
January 15, 2018 6:10 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
Over the past decade, Toronto has set the bar in its approach to environmentally oriented development standards in North America. With a concerted view towards addressing the city’s main ... read more

Interior Design Show 2018 Returns to Toronto on Thursday

Interior Design Show 2018 at Metro Convention Centre in Toronto
January 15, 2018 11:33 am | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
The Interior Design Show will be returning to Toronto’s Metro Convention Centre later this week. Celebrating nearly 20 years, the event showcases the newest products, concepts and furniture from ... read more

Studio Munge-Designed Sales Centre Signals Serene Nobu Condos

Nobu Residences Toronto, Madison, Westdale Properties, Teeple, Studio Munge
December 18, 2017 3:32 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The growth of Toronto's Entertainment District will continue in the coming years as marketing continues for the area's next wave of high-rise developments. Among these, Madison ... read more

UrbanToronto Year-End Poll: Vote On The Best Buildings of 2017

UrbanToronto Year-End Poll: Vote On The Best Buildings of 2017!
December 15, 2017 6:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's that time of year again! Rounding up another busy year of city building, we are returning with our fourth annual UrbanToronto Year-End Readers' Poll, giving you the chance to vote on your ... read more

IIDEXCanada 2017 Offers First Look at New Products and Designs

The Buildings Show, IIDEXCanada at Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto
December 4, 2017 5:34 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
Described as Canada’s largest development industry networking and educational event of 2017, the 32nd annual IIDEXCanada exposition returned to Toronto last week as part of The Buildings Show. The ... read more

City of Vaughan Presents 2017 Urban Design Awards

Vaughan Urban Design Awards, 2017
November 24, 2017 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With a new subway station opening at Highway 7 and Jane in less than a month, and high-rise developments popping into the skyline of the suburban city north of Toronto, the City of Vaughan is ... read more