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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

Daniels and Diamond Corp Break Ground on FirstHome: Markham Sheppard

Daniels FirstHome: Markham Sheppard, Toronto, Diamond Corp, Quadrangle
September 15, 2017 11:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Affordable housing has been a hot topic of late in Toronto. Following an announcement earlier this week where the provincial government revealed plans to redevelop three surplus Ontario-owned ... read more

Sun Life Financial Opens New Headquarters in South Core

Sun Life Financial Tower, Toronto, One York Street, Sweeny &Co
September 14, 2017 11:57 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following years of construction, the Sun Life Financial Tower and Harbour Plaza Residences in Toronto's South Core area is another step closer to completion. Yesterday afternoon, ... read more

Shoring and Tiebacks Prepping CIBC Square Site for Excavation

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Toronto
September 13, 2017 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One week shy of three months ago, a ground breaking ceremony was held to celebrate the start of construction at Ivanhoé Cambridge and Hines' CIBC Square, a new Toronto ... read more

CityPlace Finally Getting Schools and Community Centre

Canoe Landing Centre in Concord CityPlace, Toronto, designed by ZAS Architects
September 13, 2017 2:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The densely built-up Concord CityPlace neighbourhood in Downtown Toronto is finally getting two schools, a child care centre, and a community centre, as sod was turned at the site this morning by ... read more

Two Cranes Raised as Forming Begins for The Met in Vaughan

The Met condos, Plaza, Berkeley, Vaughan, Quadrangle
September 13, 2017 1:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It is just under three months since we last visited the Vaughan construction site of Plaza and Berkeley's The Met, a 35-storey, Quadrangle-designed condominium and ... read more