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11-Storey Extension Proposal Updated for 368 Eglinton East

368 Eglinton East, Kirkor Architects, The Howard Property Group
February 22, 2019 12:02 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
Originally proposed in 2017, The Howard Property Group has submitted updated architectural plans for an extension of their rental property at 368 Eglinton Avenue East. Located just east of the ... read more

U of T Reveals Centre for Civilizations and Cultures Design

Centre for Civilizations and Cultures, U of T, by Diller Scofidio + Renfro
February 21, 2019 5:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The University of Toronto has made its plans public for the building it intends to replace the shuttered McLaughlin Planetarium on Queen's Park. (A new planetarium is to be built n St. George ... read more

580 King West Plan Refined in Effort to Avoid Appeals

580 King West, Toronto, C Squared, Audax architecture
February 21, 2019 3:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A late 2018 proposal for a 15-storey office building at 578-580 King Street West in Toronto's King-Spadina area has been revised as talks with the City continue. A refusal report issued ... read more

Site Cleared for Theatre District Residence & RIU Plaza Hotel

Theatre District Residence & Riu Plaza Hotel, Plaza, Quadrangle
February 21, 2019 12:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another pair of towers will soon rise into Toronto's Entertainment District skyline, as the site of the Theatre District Residence and RIU Plaza Hotel is now cleared and primed for ... read more

Steel Rising at Park Hyatt Renovation at Bloor and Avenue Road

Park Hyatt Renovation, Toronto, design by KPMB Architects for Oxford Properties
February 20, 2019 4:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Known for years as the Park Plaza, the venerable brick and limestone-faced tower at the northwest corner of Bloor Street West and Avenue Road has marked the spot where Downtown Toronto blends into ... read more

New Plan Emerging for Stalled Keele and St Clair Project

6 Lloyd Ave, Toronto, designed by RAW Design for Carlyle Communities
February 20, 2019 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A reimagined plan has surfaced for a stalled mixed-use development at Keele and St Clair in Toronto's Stockyards area. The previous plan designed by McCallum Sather ... read more

Canderel Proposes 66-Storey Mixed-Use Tower at 1075 Bay

1075 Bay, Canderel, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
February 20, 2019 11:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The stretch of Bay Street between Bloor and Wellesley in Downtown Toronto could soon have a new tower rising high above surrounding buildings as a new proposal from Canderel seeks ... read more

Menkes' Fleur Condos Reaching Grade at Shuter and Church

Fleur Condos, Menkes Developments, architectsAlliance, Toronto
February 19, 2019 3:23 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just over two years after Menkes Developments crews began site clearance in late 2016 for Fleur Condos, work continues on the 29-storey condominium tower at Shuter and Church ... read more

411 Church's Honeycomb Exterior Coming Into Its Own

411 Church Street, Toronto, designed by IBI Group for CentreCourt Developments
February 19, 2019 12:48 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's only been six weeks since we last featured 411 Church, a new 38-storey condominium under construction in Downtown Toronto, in a front page storey on UrbanToronto… but the building's exterior ... read more