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First Gulf Proposes 18-Storey Office Tower at 25 Ontario Street

25 Ontario Street, Toronto, by First Gulf, Sweeney &Co Architects
April 28, 2016 5:53 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
To many, the King East area doesn't immediately come to mind as one of Toronto's development hotspots. Some blocks away from the St. Lawrence Market and the Distillery District—and with the ... read more

Multi-Tower Mixed Use Development Proposed for Kennedy and the 401

The Kennedys, SAMM Developments, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Toronto
April 28, 2016 4:18 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
The intersection of Kennedy Road and Highway 401 has been a hotbed of development activity in recent years, with Tridel's Metrogate community adding new residential density to the Scarborough ... read more

E Condos' South Tower Reaches Grade at Yonge and Eglinton

E Condos, Bazis, Metropia, RioCan, Toronto, Rosario "Roy" Varacalli
April 28, 2016 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction has crossed a major milestone at the site of Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos, as the Rosario "Roy" Varacalli-designed development's taller 58-storey ... read more

Shoring Underway at Mississauga Site of VANDYK's The Craftsman

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK, SMV, Mississauga
April 28, 2016 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the months since the June 2015 ground breaking ceremony for VANDYK group of companies' The Craftsman Condominium Residences, much work has been done at the site of the ... read more

LJM's Waterview Condominiums Growing in Grimsby

Waterview Condominiums, LJM Developments, Icon Architects, Grimsby
April 28, 2016 12:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As real estate values in Toronto continue to grow, many buyers are looking to other municipalities in the GTHA for competitive pricing within reach of the city. About 50 kilometres south of ... read more

Fuse 2 Condos Taking Its Place On Davenport Village Skyline

Fuse and Fuse 2 Condos, Neudorfer, Barrett Architect, Burka Architects
April 27, 2016 6:50 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
In the rapidly changing neighbourhood that is Davenport Village, Neudorfer Corporation's Fuse2 Condos is not far from joining the first Fuse tower at its final height and shape. ... read more

Dundas and Jarvis: CentreCourt's Grid Condos Now Taller, Thinner

Grid Condos, Toronto, by CentreCourt Developments, Page + Steele / IBI
April 27, 2016 6:17 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following an OMB appeal, CentreCourt's Downtown Toronto proposal for Grid Condos has been revised. A taller, more slender tower is now planned for the site, with the OMB deeming that the amended ... read more

Cladding Installation Underway as SQ Condos Grow Taller

SQ, Tridel, Teeple Architects, Toronto, Alexandra Park
April 27, 2016 1:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The forces of renewal and revitalization are alive and well in Toronto, and properties that were not considered prime targets for new buildings a short while ago are now bursting with activity. ... read more

The High Park Condos Growing on Bloor West

The High Park, Toronto, by North Drive Investments, Quadrangle Architects
April 26, 2016 5:30 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Since construction of The High Park began last year, the North Drive Investments condominium development is now over half of the way to its 11-storey final height on Toronto's Bloor ... read more

Cladding Sealing Off Origami's Unique Geometry on Bathurst

Origami Lofts, Symmetry Developments, Teeple Architects, Toronto
April 26, 2016 5:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the nine months since our last update on Symmetry Developments' Origami, the Teeple Architects-designed project has reached its final height of seven storeys—back in mid-August ... read more

Subdivision Proposed for Former Hospital Site on Keele Street

2175 Keele Street, Daniels, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
April 26, 2016 1:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Humber River Hospital (HRH) was formed in the late 1990s with the merger of three hospitals in Toronto's former boroughs of York and North York: York-Finch Hospital, Northwestern Hospital, and ... read more

Oben Flats Condo Coming to Gerrard and Sherbourne

307 Sherbourne, Oben Flats, superkül
April 25, 2016 2:58 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Long a neglected brownfield site, where once stood a gas station on the southeast corner of Gerrard and Sherbourne will soon be transformed by an addition to the Oben Flats collection ... read more

Giant Mobile Crane Removes Tower Crane at The Madison

The Madison, Kirkor Architects, Madison Homes, Toronto
April 25, 2016 2:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Madison Homes' eponymous condominium development, The Madison, has come a long way since the project got underway on Eglinton Avenue east of Yonge Street in Midtown Toronto. Work started in ... read more

49-Storey Rental Tower Proposed at Church and Lombard

89 Church Street, Toronto, by Cityzen Development Group, architectsAlliance
April 25, 2016 2:04 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In 2007, the architectsAlliance-designed Spire Condos brought a conspicuous new high-rise presence to the Downtown Toronto corner of Church and Adelaide. Now, almost a decade later, the area's ... read more

Demolition Work Returns to Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts

A pile of assorted metal awaits builds, image by kotsy
April 25, 2016 10:48 am | by Chris Kotsy | Comments
Approximately one year after the The Guvernment/Kool Haus was leveled, more demolition is now taking place on the site of Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts. This time the industrial building ... read more

Cladding Installation Making Impact at Gairloch's 383 Sorauren

383 Sorauren, Toronto, Gairloch, Centrestone, architectsAlliance
April 22, 2016 4:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
architectsAlliance is known to Toronto architecture buffs primarily for their soaring glass-clad contributions to the city's skyline, but the local firm is also responsible for a growing portfolio ... read more

Ryerson Constructing Buildings on Church and Jarvis Streets

Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, Ryerson University, Perkins + Will
April 22, 2016 2:06 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Progress on two new Ryerson University developments, the Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex at 270 Church, and a residence at 186-188 Jarvis, have been moving along nicely, the ... read more

MOD's Massey Tower Reaches Grade on Yonge Street

Massey Tower, MOD, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
April 22, 2016 11:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction has reached a milestone for an upcoming towering addition to Toronto's skyline, as work recently hit grade level at the site of MOD Developments' Massey Tower, a ... read more

Construction In Full Swing at Eau du Soleil in Etobicoke

Construction is under way for Eau du Soleil, an Empire Communities condo complex
April 21, 2016 12:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
One of the largest excavation pits in the Greater Toronto Area is now buzzing with activity as work is under way to build two condominium towers—one of them the tallest building in Canada outside ... read more

New Phases Adding to ELAD's Emerald City Community

ELAD, Fifth on the Park, Colours of Emerald City, WZMH, Toronto
April 21, 2016 10:48 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
ELAD Canada's Emerald City community at Don Mills and Sheppard continues to grow, with construction now in full swing at the site of three new buildings to the immediate south of the community's ... read more