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Cresford's MYC Condo Rises at Yonge and Merton

Merton Yonge Condominiums on Yonge Street in downtown Toronto
March 13, 2013 2:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Merton Yonge Condo, more commonly known as MYC, is rising on the corner of Yonge and Merton Street in Midtown Toronto. Developed by Cresford Developments and designed by Toronto ... read more

Cladding Underway at The Address at High Park

The Address At High Park condo in downtown Toronto on Bloor Street
March 13, 2013 11:25 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Address at High Park, a new twelve-storey condo on Bloor Street, has recently topped off. Developed by Chestnut Hill Homes, and designed by Quadrangle Architects, this mid-rise condo is adding ... read more

Preservation of Heritage Facade Marks 36Hazelton Build

Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
March 12, 2013 3:40 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Construction is moving along at 36Hazelton, a joint venture between the Alterra Group and Zinc Developments. The renovation of the school-turned-office building will be a ... read more

Work Progressing on NY2 by The Daniels Corporation

NY2 Condominiums The Daniels Corporation Core Architects Rent to Own Toronto
March 12, 2013 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On a day when we are reporting on the awarding of a Diamond Jubliee Medal to Daniels' President Mitchell Cohen, we also catch up with one of the several projects the company is developing in the ... read more

The Crane Comes Down at Streetcar's 8 Gladstone

8 Gladstone Streetcar Developments Dundee Realty TACT Architecture Toronto
March 11, 2013 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Queen West area has been a hotbed of construction activity for quite some time now.  One block in particular, bounded by Queen, Dufferin, Peel and Gladstone, is in the midst of a major ... read more

Amenities at Daniels' One Park Place Condos Cater To Community

Rooftop terrace at One Park Place condos Toronto by The Daniels Corporation
March 8, 2013 6:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We recently caught up with construction at One Park Place, The Daniels Corporation's latest condominium project in Regent Park, but there's more to talk about what's still to come ... read more

Great Gulf's Yonge + Rich Condos Plan Natural Connections

Yonge + Rich condo pool, architectsAlliance, Great Gulf, downtown Toronto
March 8, 2013 3:05 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
Great Gulf had been relatively quiet about their Yonge + Rich Condos project up until recently, but along with some streetscape and full cladding renderings, we now have more information on units ... read more

Updating Urbancorp and PurePlaza's Edge on Triangle Park Condos

Edge on Triangle Park, Toronto
March 8, 2013 2:40 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As the rapid pace of development in the heart of the city continues to ripple outwards, we are now seeing the reshaping of some of our oldest neighbourhoods, and intensification in areas which ... read more

Pinnacle International Advances Plans for Landmark 1 Yonge Project

March 7, 2013 6:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Yesterday Pinnacle International submitted to the City its plans for a landmark project located on the Toronto Star lands at the foot of Yonge Street. UrbanToronto first reported on this project ... read more

Bridgepoint Hospital Celebrates Completion of New Facility

Bridgepoint Hospital, Construction, Toronto
March 7, 2013 3:11 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Transformation of the intersection of Gerrard St. E and Broadview Ave. has reached a major landmark this month with the completion of a new facility for one of Riverdale's oldest institutions, the ... read more

Eight Cranes Tower over Highway 401 and Keele Street

Humber River Hospital, HDR Architecture
March 6, 2013 5:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Driving down Highway 401, one can't help but notice the eight massive cranes peaking out over the horizon at Keele Street. The huge Ontario Government-owned lands at Keele and Wilson Avenue ... read more

MGM and Cadillac Fairview Unveil Exhibition Place Casino Vision

Exhibition Place casino proposal
March 6, 2013 3:30 pm | by Sam Larson | Comments
The latest casino proposal hitting Toronto is a massive one. MGM Resorts and Cadillac Fairview have unveiled their proposal to build an "integrated resort" complex on the CNE grounds at Exhibition ... read more

Daniels Community Building in Regent Park with One Park Place

March 5, 2013 9:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The tower cladding is quickly creeping upward at One Park Place, and the exterior treatment is a refreshing change from the glass highrises that dot the city's skyline. The condominium ... read more

First Full Rendering of Yonge + Rich Condos Reveals Complex Skin

Yonge + Rich condos looking northeast, by architectsAlliance for Great Gulf
March 5, 2013 8:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Great Gulf continues to release images of their new Yonge + Rich condo complex on Richmond Street in Downtown Toronto one step at a time. Initially teasing the 50-storey tower in a video that ... read more

Toronto Now the Fourth Largest City in North America

Toronto Skyline
March 5, 2013 5:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the number of under-construction residential and commercial developments across the city coming in at record highs, it should come as no surprise that Toronto has become one of the most ... read more

Catching Up With Urban Capital's River City Condos

River City Condos Urban Capital ZAS Architects Saucier + Perrotte Toronto
March 5, 2013 1:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With only 28 months remaining until the highly anticipated 2015 Toronto Pan-Am Games, development in and around the West Don Lands, home during the games of the Athletes' Village facilities, is ... read more

Photo of the Day: Three Generations in One

Uno Prii, The Prince Arthur and The Four Seasons, Peter Clewes, Toronto
March 5, 2013 12:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
In this single eastward vista from the edge of the Annex are three remarkably different architectural expressions, a rich juxtaposition of three generations in one. At left stands ... read more

Restaurant To Perch Atop Restored Dineen Building

Dineen Building George Robb Architect Empire Restoration Commercial Realty Group
March 4, 2013 1:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's constantly changing cityscape has seen the comings and goings of many landmarks in the recent past. Over the past few years the countless high-profile developments we have seen come to ... read more

Cityzen Front St. Proposal Emerges from OMB Relatively Unscathed

154 Front St. East Toronto development, Cityzen condo, architectsAlliance design
March 4, 2013 12:35 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
The Ontario Muncipal Board decision on Cityzen's 154 Front St. East condominium proposal has been released, and it's a good one for the developer. Proposed for the site of the former Greyhound Bus ... read more

First Gulf Bringing more Office Space to King East

351 King East, Toronto
February 28, 2013 4:10 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
More and more new office development has been occuring in Toronto's Downtown as businesses try to move closer towards a growing pool of young professionals who now live in the plentiful new ... read more