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Smart House Tops Out at 25 Storeys on Queen Street West

Smart House condos, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance, Toronto
September 21, 2017 3:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another condominium tower has topped out in Downtown Toronto, with Urban Capital and Malibu Investments' Smart House now reaching its full 25-storey height above Queen ... read more

9-Storey Condo Proposed at Marlee and Glencairn

819 Glencairn, Battista Holdings Corporation, KFA Architects, Toronto
September 21, 2017 1:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Glencairn Station's ranking among the least-used stations on the TTC's Line 1 subway makes the surrounding area a prime target for new intensification. About 200 metres west of the station, a new ... read more

YC Condos' Geometric Exterior Emerging at Yonge and College

YC Condos, Toronto, Canderel, Graziani + Corazza Architects
September 20, 2017 4:04 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the almost four months since our last construction update on Canderel's YC Condos, plenty of progress has been recorded for the 66-storey, Graziani + Corazza Architects-designed ... read more

Below Grade Forming in Full Swing for Tower at Pier 27

Tower at Pier 27, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Toronto, architectsAlliance
September 20, 2017 1:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was the middle of May when we last checked in on the construction site of Cityzen Development Group and Fernbrook Homes' Tower at Pier 27, a 35-storey, architectsAlliance-designed ... read more

Infill Project Plans Updated for Rental Tower at 3636 Bathurst

Looking northwest 3636 Bathurst, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Pinedale Properties
September 20, 2017 10:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of the latest development trends in Toronto is the intensification of Tower-in-the-Park style housing developments with new infill, as property owners look to maximize land use by replacing ... read more

Westbank, Allied Moving Ahead with 58-Storey Tower on Duncan

19 Duncan, Toronto, designed by Hariri Pontarini Architects for Westbank, Allied
September 19, 2017 11:52 am | by Craig White | Comments
Westbank Corp and Allied Properties REIT are moving ahead with the redevelopment of 19 Duncan Street in Toronto's Entertainment District. The 58-storey mixed-use tower is designed by Hariri ... read more

Below Grade Activity Heating Up at Yonge & Rich Condos Site

Yonge & Rich condos, Great Gulf, architectsAlliance, Toronto
September 19, 2017 10:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since our last look at Great Gulf's Yonge & Rich this past spring, work on the 45-storey, architectsAlliance-designed condominium tower—named for its location on Toronto's ... read more

Cladding Installation Begins at Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza

Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, WZMH Architects, Toronto
September 18, 2017 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since 2012, work has been ongoing for Camrost-Felcorp's Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza, a 40-storey, WZMH Architects-designed condominium tower rising where the retail podium ... read more

New Gardiner Ramp and Harbour Street Upgrades Progressing

Gardiner Expressway, Yonge-Bay-York off-ramp, Lower Simcoe, Harbour Street
September 18, 2017 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the recent demolition of the Gardiner Expressway's Yonge-Bay-York off-ramps in Toronto's South Core, work is underway to construct a replacement ramp truncated to 215 metres that ... read more

New Proposal Adds to Quickly Densifying Wilson Station Area

30 Tippett, Collecdev, gh3, Toronto
September 15, 2017 1:50 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
What once was an expansive surface parking lot and uninviting industrial cul-de-sac is now slowly transforming into a vibrant community, as Tippett Road, an unassuming dead-end street tucked away ... read more

Plans Tweaked for Mattamy and Biddington's Vita and Vita 2

Vita on The Lake, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza Architects
September 15, 2017 1:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mattamy Homes and Biddington Group's Vita on the Lake and Vita Two on The Lake are one step closer to construction in Toronto's Humber Bay Shores community following ... read more