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Quirky Exterior Details Appear as Casey House Nears Completion

Casey House, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
January 9, 2017 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The 1875-built William R. Johnston House—formerly known as the Grey Lady of Jarvis Street—is now awash with colour, as exterior details appear at the Jarvis and Isabella construction site. The ... read more

8-Storey Queensway Condo Proposal on Beer Store Site

784 The Queensway, Toronto, by Urban Capital, Raw Design
January 9, 2017 4:15 pm | by Cody Kita | Comments
A recently proposed 8-storey mid-rise, mixed-use development at 784 The Queensway could contribute 172 condominium units to the ongoing intensification in the Queensway neighbourhood in Etobicoke. ... read more

Temporary Shipping Container Market Proposed Near Fort York

28 Bathurst, Stackt Container Market, Tusk Global, LGA Architectural, Toronto
January 9, 2017 10:27 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Not all development applications submitted to Toronto Planning are for condos, and once in a while, a unique proposal pops up that necessitates a double-take. That was our reaction when a ... read more

Proposed 'Hooker Harvey's' Redevelopment Sparks Civic Elegies

280 Jarvis, Toronto, by Giannone Petricone
January 6, 2017 4:40 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
By now, the dust has settled enough to show Toronto's infamous 'Hooker Harvey's' still standing. This week saw the long infamous—and lately famous—burger restaurant come under the spotlight as ... read more

New Proposal Adds Residential Density Near Wilson Station

470 Wilson, gh3, 470-530 Wilson, Toronto
January 6, 2017 10:34 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
A consortium of North York landowners is looking to densify three adjacent properties along Wilson Avenue near the Allen with a mix of condos, rental units, and townhouses at 470 Wilson. The ... read more

Scarborough's Golden Mile Joins Wave of Mall Redevelopment

Golden Mile Shopping Centre, Toronto, by Choice Properties REIT
January 5, 2017 5:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Galleria Mall, Honest Ed's, Eglinton Square, and now Scarborough's Golden Mile. Toronto's older malls and shopping destinations are becoming subject to development plans as urban space becomes ... read more

59-Storey Proposal Adds Another Tower to Packed Toronto Block

150 Pearl Street, Toronto, by The Conservatory Group, Richmond Architects
January 4, 2017 5:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The slender block between Adelaide and Pearl from Duncan to Simcoe remains one of Downtown Toronto's less conspicuous urban spaces. Flanked by the Entertainment District's glass and steel towers, ... read more