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What Will The Yonge And Bloor Skyline Look Like In 2015?

Yonge and Bloor skyline in Toronto
October 1, 2010 2:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The city's skyline has changed massively in the last decade and more change is on the way. Here's a comparison of the Yonge and Bloor skyline as it looks like today and what it should look like in ... read more

A Look At 77 Charles West Condos By Aspen Ridge Homes

77 Charles Street West in Toronto by Aspen Ridge Homes and HOK Architects
September 30, 2010 1:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
At the recent Ontario Home Builders' Association (OHBA) 2010 Awards of Distinction, Aspen Ridge Homes took home two prestigious honours (Most Outstanding High Rise Building and Most Outstanding ... read more

Cladding Starts To Be Added To Yorkville Group's MuseumHouse Condo

MuseumHouse in Toronto by Yorkville Group and Page + Steele Architects
September 30, 2010 12:47 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Cladding starts to rise on the Yorkville Group developed MuseumHouse condo. The 19 storey Page + Steele designed building is rising across the street from the Royal Ontario Museum at 204 ... read more

Welcome to the Neighborhood: Diamante Development's Florian set at Bay and Davenport

The Florian Site Location, Toronto, photo by Hypnotoad
September 30, 2010 11:27 am | by Editor | Comments
The Florian is the latest project from Diamante Development, a company whose past history includes Domus, One City Hall and One Balmoral. Designed by Hariri Pontarini in association with Young + ... read more

Context's Market Wharf Condo Podium Close to Final Height

Market Wharf Condos in Toronto by Context and architectsAlliance
September 29, 2010 12:41 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Market Wharf, the new condominium project by Context south of the St. Lawrence Market, is close to its finished height at the north end. The architectsAlliance-designed complex consists of a ... read more

Urban Toronto Tours X The Condominium By Great Gulf Homes

X Condominiums in Toronto by Great Gulf and architectsAlliance
September 29, 2010 12:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto recently got a chance to see the progress at X The Condominium, Great Gulf's homage to Miesian modernism touched by some Mondrianesque whimsey at Jarvis and Charles Streets in ... read more

Possible Develpoment Site: First Capitol Realty Buys Deboer's at Yonge & Hillcrest

DeBoer's store, Yonge and Hillcrest, Toronto
September 29, 2010 12:33 pm | by Editor | Comments
Forum member Observer Walt has posted the following information in the forum in regards to the DeBoer's store location in NYCC:  The DeBoer's store at the southeast corner of Yonge and ... read more

BLVD Developments' Victory Condos As Seen From The CN Tower

Victory Condominiums by BLVD Developments and Wallman Architects
September 29, 2010 12:16 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Victory Condos by BLVD Development (a sister company of Lifetime Developments) as seen from the CN Tower. The 12-storey building designed by Wallman Architects is located at 478 King Street just ... read more

Sony Centre (Formerly The O'Keefe Centre) Is Back After A Major Renovation

Sony Centre in Toronto
September 28, 2010 6:06 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We have a paid a lot of attention here at UrbanToronto to all of the new cultural attractions as they have opened up in the city over the last several years, most recently the wonderful tiff Bell ... read more

Aspen Ridge's Studio Condos on Richmond Goes With Urban Flair

Studio on Richmond in Toronto by Aspen Ridge Homes and Quadrangle Architects
September 28, 2010 12:52 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Aspen Ridge is bringing the very stylish Studio Condos to Richmond Street in Toronto's Entertainment District. The Quadrangle Architects-designed 31-storey tower is the first phase of a two-tower ... read more

Pemberton Group's Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts Condos Reshaping Queen West

Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts, by Pemberton Group
September 28, 2010 12:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Bohemian Embassy Flats + Lofts condos starts to reshape Queen West. The controversial 19 + 9 storey building is being developed by The Pemberton Group. Design is by Page + Steele. They say a ... read more

Lanterra Developments's Burano Condo Starts To Take Shape

Burano Condos in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and architectsAlliance
September 27, 2010 6:18 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Lanterra Developments' new Bay and Grosvenor located Burano Condo starts to take shape. The 48 storey glass clad tower was designed by architectsAlliance. It will be a great addition to the ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon's DNA3 Condo Features Many Amenities

DNA3 Condos, by Canderal Stoneridge and TriCon
September 27, 2010 5:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Canderel Stoneridge and TriCon are piling on the amenities in their new DNA3 condominium project on King Street West at Shaw Street. Today we'll bring you in for a quick look at plans for the ... read more

Monarch's Nautilus Condos at Waterview Now 10 Storeys And Climbing

Nautilus Condos in Toronto by Monarch and Graziani + Corazza Architect
September 21, 2010 3:34 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Monarch's latest Humber Bay Shores project to go under construction, Nautilus Condos at Waterview have grown significantly over the summer. The Graziani + Corazza Architects-designed tower's 10th ... read more

Templar Hotel Inches Toward Opening

Templar Hotel in Toronto by Del Terrelonge and RHED
September 21, 2010 3:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Will it or won't it? Possibly Toronto's longest gestating current development, the Templar Hotel on Adelaide Street West by Peter Street, is finally promised to open sometime this fall. The ... read more

Quick Pic: The Yorkville Residences Condo By Lifetime Developments Is Getting A Sales Centre

The Yorkville in Toronto by Lifetime Developments and Wallman Architects
September 21, 2010 3:23 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Another condo is coming to the Yorkville area. The Yorkville Residences, to be located at Davenport and McMurrich, is the product of Lifetime Developments. The 31 storey condo is being designed by ... read more

Ancillary Buildings at Canada Malting Silos Coming Down

Canadian Malting Silos in Toronto
September 20, 2010 12:38 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member achender captured these images of demolition that is now underway on the ancillary buildings at the Canada Malting site at the west end of Toronto's Harbour. The former grain ... read more

Tribute's Communities' New Residences At The RCMI Condo Starts With A Tear Down

RCMI Condos in Toronto by Tribute Communites and Zeidlier Architects
September 20, 2010 12:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work begins on the new Residences at the RCMI condo which will be located at 426 University Avenue. The front facade of the former The Royal Canadian Military Institute building, as shown by ... read more

Hullmark and Tridel's Hullmark Centre Underway In North York City Centre

Hullmark Centre in North York City Centre by Tridel and Kirkor Architects
September 17, 2010 12:03 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tridel and Hullmark's huge Hullmark Centre project at the southeast corner of Yonge Street and Sheppard Avenue is underway with the demolition of the plaza on the site. The plaza, which had a ... read more

Brandy Lane Homes Announces The Station Condos On Wilson

Station Condominiums in Toronto by Brandy Lane Homes and SMV Architects
September 17, 2010 12:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Brandy Lane Homes, who built the Loggia project on the Queensway west of Islington in Etobicoke, are now launching a similar project on Wilson Avenue. The Station Condos is a modernist, two-tower ... read more