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Construction Begins for Diamond Condominiums on Yonge

Diamond Condominiums on Yonge, Toronto, Diamante, Scott Shields
June 21, 2018 3:37 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another high-rise condominium development will soon add to North York's growing spine of density along Yonge Street, with construction now underway at the site of Diamante ... read more

Madison View Affordable Rental Development Taking Shape

200 Madison Avenue, City of Toronto, McKnight Charron Limited
June 21, 2018 2:18 pm | by Nicholas Del Prete | Comments
It has been about 3 years since an announcement on fast-tracking affordable housing was made by Toronto Mayor John Tory which subsequently kickstarted the development of an affordable ... read more

16 York Office Tower Rising in Toronto's South Core

16 York, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto, architectsAlliance, B+H Architects
June 21, 2018 12:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A little over a decade ago, the intersection of York and Bremner just south of Toronto's financial core was home to two construction sites and two parking lots. The Air Canada Centre, which opened ... read more

Two Residential Projects Progressing on Midtown's Lillian Street

Lillian Park, Shiplake, Collecdev, Toronto, Rafael + Bigauskas Architects
June 20, 2018 3:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton area is among the fastest growing parts of the city, with several high-rise projects in various stages of planning, approvals, and construction. Among the many ... read more

Site Plan Approval Pending for 260 High Park Church Conversion

260 High Park, Toronto, TRAC Developments, Turner Fleischer, ERA
June 20, 2018 12:08 pm | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
In recent years, there has been a string of church conversions in Toronto, typically turning the desanctified buildings into condominiums.  When repurposing such buildings, preservation of ... read more

Underground Levels Take Shape at J. Davis House on Yonge

J. Davis House, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
June 20, 2018 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just north of the Yonge and Davisville intersection in Midtown Toronto, the early stages of construction are progressing swiftly for Mattamy Homes and Biddington Group's J. ... read more

Pemberton Proposes 49-Storey Tower at Queen and Church

18 Dalhousie, Graziani + Corazza Architects, The Pemberton Group, Toronto
June 19, 2018 4:30 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
The area around Queen and Church is poised to become yet another of the city's high-density tower clusters, as The Pemberton Group has submitted rezoning documents to the City for the construction ... read more

Daniels Arc at Erin Mills Nears Final Height in Mississauga

Arc at Daniels Erin Mills, Kirkor Architects, Mississauga
June 19, 2018 4:09 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With two towers built, one under construction, and three more on the horizon, the Daniels Erin Mills community is set to double in size at the Mississauga intersection of Eglinton Avenue ... read more

First Look at Air Canada Centre's Scotiabank Re-Brand

Air Canada Centre, Scotiabank Arena, Toronto
June 19, 2018 2:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New planning documents are offering the first glimpse at the end of an era in Toronto sports history. The Air Canada Centre opened in early 1999 as the new home of the NHL's Toronto Maple Leafs ... read more

Ground Breaking Marks Construction Start for 299 Campbell Ave

TAS, Bentall Kennedy, 299 Campbell, Toronto, Teeple Architects
June 19, 2018 12:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This past weekend, TAS, Bentall Kennedy, and the Toronto Public Library celebrated a ground breaking for their new mixed-use development at 299 Campbell Avenue. The start of construction ... read more

Rockport Group Proposes 16-Storey Condo on Merton Street

276-290 Merton, Toronto, designed by Wallman Architects for the Rockport Group
June 19, 2018 10:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
An application submitted to the City of Toronto earlier this month seeks rezoning to redevelop a pair of low-rise properties at 276-290 Merton Street, situated just west of Mt Pleasant Rd. The ... read more

Heritage Retention Plan Outlined for Wonder on Eastern Avenue

Wonder, 462 Eastern Avenue, Alterra, Graywood, Toronto
June 18, 2018 3:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the weeks prior to Graywood Developments and Alterra Group of Companies’ announcement of their “Wonder” condominium project on Toronto’s Eastern Avenue in May, City Council ... read more