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Concert Properties Releases New "Award Series" Units at 88 Scott

88 Scott, Concert Properties, Toronto, ON
November 15, 2013 3:55 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
We reported recently that Concert Properties has begun work at the site of 88 Scott, a 58-storey condominium development located where Toronto's Financial Core meets the St. ... read more

Proposal at 1075 Queen East Brings Controversy, Needed Density

1075 Queen Street West, Superkul architects, leslieville, toronto, Ontario
November 14, 2013 4:35 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Superkül Architects, an award-winning firm best known for smaller architectural and interior design projects throughout Ontario, has now undertaken the design of an eight-storey, 50-unit apartment ... read more

Demolition Proposed for Mid-Century Office Tower at 10 St Mary

10 st mary toronto demolition mid century architecture
November 14, 2013 2:25 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
An application has been received by the City to demolish 10 St. Mary, a mid-rise office building on the northwest corner of Yonge and St Mary streets. There has been no word yet regarding ... read more

Application Submitted for Sheppard Centre Reno and Expansion

Sheppard Centre redevelopment, RioCan, Quadrangle, Toronto, Onario, Yonge
November 13, 2013 3:45 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
The City of Toronto’s Planning department has released a preliminary report on an application for a renovation and expansion Sheppard Centre. The redevelopment planned for the site would add a ... read more

60 Atlantic: Converting Liberty Village Heritage for Today-Interior

Quadrangle Architects, Hullmark, 60 Atlantic
November 13, 2013 12:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The adaptive reuse of 60 Atlantic Avenue by developer Hullmark will create 27,500 square feet of office space and 12,500 square feet of retail and restaurant space in a former factory in ... read more

60 Atlantic: Converting Liberty Village Heritage for Today-Exterior

Quadrangle Architects, Hullmark, 60 Atlantic
November 12, 2013 5:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
60 Atlantic Avenue is a 115-year old two-storey industrial building in the west half of Toronto's Liberty Village neighbourhood. Developer Hullmark bought the listed heritage property a ... read more

Davpart set to Reinvent 481 University Top and Bottom

481 and 480 University at Dundas in Toronto, Davpart
November 12, 2013 12:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Over the last several years, a number of Toronto's major intersections have been transformed with new office and condo towers. More transformation is coming, and while it is happening at obvious ... read more

MOD's Massey Tower set to Rejuvenate Yonge Street Theatre Block

Massey Tower, MOD Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, 197 Yonge, Toronto
November 11, 2013 8:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Surface parking lots in downtown Toronto are rapidly disappearing as residential and commercial real estate demand continues to fuel the redevelopment of underused land. As prime vacant land and ... read more

Lindvest's B.streets Condos Aiming for Spring 2014 Occupancy

B.streets Condos Lindvest Properties Hariri Pontarini Cecconi Simone Toronto
November 11, 2013 1:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With occupancy slated for next spring, construction is moving along at Lindvest Properties’ B.streets, a 9-storey mid-rise condominium on Bathurst Street steps south of Bloor. Located across the ... read more

Touring Lanterra's Ice Condos: Part 2 - Building The Swiss Cheese Roofs

Mechanical penthouse of Ïce's South Tower, Toronto, Lanterra, architectsAlliance
November 8, 2013 5:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We are bringing you a pair of stories today about one of Toronto's most prominent new developments, Ïce Condos by Lanterra Developments, currently under construction at York Street ... read more

Touring Lanterra's Ice Condos - Part 1: The Podium

Ice Condos Lanterra architectsAlliance Vong Phaophanit Claire Oboussier
November 8, 2013 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We are bringing you a pair of stories today about one of Toronto's most prominent new developments, Ïce Condos by Lanterra Developments, currently under construction at York Street ... read more

Ryerson Student Learning Centre Shaping Up at Yonge and Gould

Ryerson Student Learning Centre, Toronto by Zeidler Partnership, Snøhetta Design
November 8, 2013 12:50 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
There has been quite a lot of activity at the site of Ryerson University's ultramodern new Student Learning Centre located on the busy Yonge Street corridor at Gould Street. The ... read more

Steel Rising at U of T's Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport

U of T Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, Patkau, MJM, Toronto
November 7, 2013 7:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Known internationally for its academic quality, the University of Toronto also has a rich history in sports and athletics. Over 40 sports teams currently bear the maple leaf and upper-case T crest ... read more

Daniels' One Park Place Committed to Environment and Community

One Park Place, Toronto by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini Architects
November 7, 2013 6:35 pm | by Michael Harris | Comments
The revitalization of Regent Park by The Daniels Corporation continues to progress with construction of the second Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed tower at One Park Place ... read more

Crane Installed Behind Heritage Facade at King + Condos

King + Condos, Toronto, by King Plus Development and TACT Architecture
November 7, 2013 4:30 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Located at the intersection of King and Sherbourne Streets in Old Town Toronto, work on King + Condos progresses with excavation now complete. While this project had a slow start owing to a string ... read more

Podium Taking Shape at Great Gulf's One Bloor East

One Bloor East Great Gulf Homes Hariri Pontarini Tucker Hi Rise Toronto
November 6, 2013 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a little while since we last caught up with One Bloor East, Great Gulf Homes’ flagship 75-storey condominium tower under construction at the southeast corner of Yonge and Bloor ... read more

Aspen Ridge's Studio on Richmond Now Above Ground Level

Studio on Richmond, by Aspen Ridge Homes and Quadrangle Architects
November 6, 2013 4:15 pm | by James Bombales | Comments
Rising on the corner of Richmond and Duncan on a plot of land that was previously a parking lot, is Studio and Studio2 on Richmond by Aspen Ridge Homes. The condominium development is located in ... read more

Panoramic Views from Aura's Upper Terraces

Aura at College Park Canderel Stoneridge Graziani + Corazza Architects Toronto
November 5, 2013 2:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In yesterday’s feature on Canderel’s Aura at College Park, we answered your questions and gave you a look inside the project’s completed podium elements as well as some of the rough unfinished ... read more

Answering Your Questions about Canderel's Aura at College Park

Rendering of Aura by nighttime, image courtesy of Canderel
November 4, 2013 2:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This past Friday we visited the site of Canderel’s Aura at College Park, along with Mike Egden, the winner of our recent Instagram contest, for our first look inside the 78-storey megaproject at ... read more

Footings for Daniels' HighPark Condominiums Being Poured

Excavation pit for the Daniels Corporation's HighPark Condominiums, Toronto
November 4, 2013 12:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's been a few months since we last checked in on progress at the site of the Daniels Corporation's HighPark Condominiums on Bloor Street in Toronto's West End. At the time we visited the site of ... read more