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Frank Stella on his Art at the Princess of Wales and Mirvish+Gehry

October 1, 2012 10:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto talks with noted American abstract artist Frank Stella whose work graces the Princess of Wales Theatre, which faces demolition for a new project. read more

Breaking: Preliminary Sculptural Model for Mirvish/Gehry King West Development Unveiled

King West Development by Mirvish with Frank Gehry Architects
October 1, 2012 10:23 am | by Anonymous | Comments
The press conference for the highly-anticipated King West development by Mirvish with Frank Gehry is currently underway. We've been snapping pictures and thought we'd share some images of the ... read more

Mirvish & Gehry Set "Stage" for Redevelopment of Theatre District

September 30, 2012 4:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A new proposal for the Theatre District along King Street West sets the stage for the one of the largest and most dramatic changes in the city's history. Theatre mogul David Mirvish has teamed up ... read more

Final Report on 90 Harbour / One York Brings Increased Neighbourhood Benefits

One York Street in Toronto by Menkes with &Co Architects
September 28, 2012 1:46 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
An updated Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application for 90 Harbour Street / One York has been released that provides an in-depth report on the large-scale development. Put ... read more

Lifetime Offers Guaranteed Return on The Bond & Bisha

The Bond, Toronto Condos, Lifetime Developments
September 28, 2012 11:47 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Lifetime Developments is marketing available space in The Bond and Bisha Hotel and Residences by offering a guaranteed return on investment for two years. Using a similar approach that nearly sold ... read more

The Interview: Gary Switzer of MOD Developments, Part 2

September 27, 2012 3:40 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
We’re back this week with Part II of our 3-part interview with Gary Switzer, CEO of MOD Developments. Following-up on the in-depth look into his early years in Toronto last week, in this ... read more

Official Groundbreaking Ceremony at B.Streets Condos

B.Streets Condo in Toronto by Lindvest Properties with Hariri Pontarini
September 27, 2012 2:36 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Earlier today saw the ceremonial groundbreaking of Lindvest Properties' B.Streets Condo. Located at Bathurst and Bloor, construction began earlier this summer with the demolition of Loretto Abbey ... read more

First Capital Plans A Makeover For Humbertown

The Humberline, image courtesy of Urban Strategies
September 26, 2012 3:45 pm | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
First Capital Plans A Makeover For Humbertown read more

Construction Update: The Madison

The Madison Condos, Toronto. Developed by Madison Homes and designed by Kirkor.
September 26, 2012 11:56 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
A much-needed addition to this stretch of Eglinton east of Yonge Street, The Madison will help complete the street wall with the inclusion of substantial new retail space. Prior to the ... read more

RAW, Planning Partnership and Diamond Schmitt Win City Core's Harmony Village Lake Simcoe Design Competition

September 25, 2012 5:20 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A converted car dealership in Barrie was the venue on Friday, September 21 for Jack Pong, President and CEO of City Core Developments to announce the winners of a design competition for Harmony ... read more

Hullmark Centre: Making a Mark on North York Centre

Hullmark Centre Condos, Toronto Condos, Tridel, Hullmark, Kirkor Architects
September 25, 2012 1:04 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Tridel, Hullmark and Kirkor Architects' Hullmark Centre is making its contribution to the long-awaited redevelopment of the properties that surround the intersection of Yonge Street and Sheppard ... read more

Photo of the Day: Aura Dominates Yonge and Gerrard

Aura at College Park, Toronto Condos, Canderel Stoneridge, Graziani & Corazza
September 24, 2012 11:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Canderel Stoneridge's Aura at College Park hasn't even reached the halfway point on its journey to 78 storeys, but it has already come to dominate the skyline at Yonge Street and Gerrard Street. ... read more

Tridel Opens 101 Erskine Condos Presentation Centre

101 Erskine, Toronto Condos, Tridel, Beaux Properties, CS&P Architects
September 24, 2012 1:39 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
UrbanToronto got a look inside Tridel's 101 Erskine Condos Presentation Centre at this weekend's grand opening celebration. Tridel rolled out the red carpet for its guests at the presentation ... read more

Moving House at Pinnacle on Adelaide

Pinnacle on Adelaide in Toronto by Pinnacle International, Hariri Pontarini Arch
September 24, 2012 1:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Curious pedestrians and frustrated drivers were a common sight on John Street this past Saturday morning, however the closing of a stretch of road was probably the smallest of the many hurdles ... read more

Empire Breaks Ground at Rain Condominiums in Oakville

Rain Condominiums in Oakville by Empire Communities, Graziani and Corazza.
September 21, 2012 1:05 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Earlier this week Empire Communities marked a new stage in development at their hugely successful Rain Condominium development in Oakville. Located at Kerr Street and Speers Road, Empire ... read more

Pinnacle International Unveils Pinnacle Grand Park 2 in Mississauga

Pinnacle Grand Park in Mississauga by Pinnacle International, Turner Fleischer
September 21, 2012 11:59 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Pinnacle International’s Pinnacle Grand Park development in Mississauga got a significant boost earlier this week with the release of Grand Park 2. Following the success of the first tower, ... read more

Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos Launches To A Packed House

Detail of E Condos by architect Rosario Varacalli for Bazis, Metropia and RioCan
September 20, 2012 4:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
One of the more anticipated condo openings in Toronto this fall has been E Condos, the 64- and 38-storey complex soon to rise at the northeast corner of Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue by the ... read more

The Interview: Gary Switzer of MOD Developments, Part 1

September 20, 2012 3:45 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
UrbanToronto recently had the opportunity to sit down with Gary Switzer, CEO of MOD Developments, in the resplendent Massey Tower sales centre. Covering everything from Gary's childhood interest ... read more

Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre Renamed as Daniels Spectrum

Daniels Spectrum, Toronto Condos, Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architect
September 20, 2012 2:20 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In an announcement made today by Artscape's Campaign Co-Chairs Robert J. Foster & Judy Matthews along with the organization's President & CEO Tim Jones, the Regent Park Arts ... read more

New Renderings Emerge for King Blue Condos

King Blue Condos, Toronto. Developed by Easton's Group & Remington
September 20, 2012 11:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Bordered by King Street West to the north, Blue Jays Way to the west and Mercer Street to the south, the King Blue Condominium project, developed by the Easton's Group & ... read more