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Charlie Condos By Great Gulf Homes On The Rise

Charlie Condos Toronto developed by Great Gulf Homes
August 17, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work continues on the rapidly rising Charlie condos as seen in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member Red Mars. Image by Red Mars read more

Minto775 King West is UrbanToronto's 150th dataBase Entry

Construction at Minto775 King West condos Toronto
August 16, 2011 3:51 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Since it debuted on May 12th with about 20 entries, UrbanToronto's dataBase has been adding projects like rabbits make more rabbits: pretty vigorously! The Minto Group's project currently under ... read more

City of Glass

Burano Reflection
August 16, 2011 2:28 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The issues with shattering glass on the Murano condominium has shaken public confidence with all the new glass towers in the city. read more

Cool Time-Lapse Video Of Pinnacle On Adelaide Condo Heritage Home Relocation

Pinnacle on Adelaide Condos Toronto by Pinnacle International
August 16, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
As we already reported, this past Saturday, the heritage house at the site of the new Pinnacle On Adelaide condo was moved to a temporary site across the street. Here's a cool time-lapse ... read more

Fly Condos on the way Back to the Surface

Foundation work progresses on Empire Communities's Fly Condos Toronto
August 15, 2011 4:49 pm | by Craig White | Comments
After several months of excavation, Empire Communities' Fly Condos is well on its way back to the surface with much of the foundation now completed and the underground garage levels taking shape. ... read more

Crane Comes Down At Empire Communities' The Modern Condo

The Modern Condos Toronto by Empire Communities
August 15, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
On Saturday morning we just happened to be driving by when we noticed Sherbourne closed closed for the removal of the construction crane at The Modern Condo. And we wouldn't be true UrbanToronto ... read more

MaRS Centre Phase 2 Resumes with Tower Crane Placement

MaRS Centre expansion underway in Toronto, Canada
August 12, 2011 12:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The expansion of The MaRS Centre's western wing has resumed with the placement of its first tower crane, seen below left. Alexandria Real Estate Equities halted development during the financial ... read more

Love Condos goes for Whimsy over Slickness with its Marketing

Love Condos' Whimsical Marketing, Melvyn Evans, by Gemterra Development Corp
August 12, 2011 11:00 am | by Arik Day | Comments
Scarborough is about to get a little more love, this time in the form of Gemterra Development Corp.'s Love Condos, in Agincourt. Taking a major detour from the super-sophisticated look ... read more

Cool Time-Lapse Video Of Concord CityPlace's Puente de Luz Bridge Installation

Puente de Luz Bridge at Concord CityPlace Toronto by Francisco Gazitua
August 12, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto forum member iainmcampbell. read more

Pinnacle On Adelaide Heritage Home Move Set For Saturday August 13

Pinnacle on Adelaide Condos Toronto by Pinnacle International
August 11, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
As we reported a few weeks back, the heritage house at the site of the new Pinnacle on Adelaide condos is going to be picked up and moved. First it will be moved across John Street, where it will ... read more

Daniels' Cinema Tower Continues Its Rise

Cinema Tower condos Toronto by The Daniels Corporation
August 10, 2011 11:35 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Daniels' Corporation's Cinema Tower continues its rise out of the ground at the corner of Widmer and Adelaide streets in Downtown Toronto. The pouring of concrete at Cinema, which will ... read more

Ironstone Innovates on Implementing Geothermal

Geothermal Energy at Ironstone condos, Burlington, by Davies Smith Developments
August 9, 2011 12:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Ironstone development in Burlington with GeoXperts has figured out how to get expensive geothermal systems into new projects. read more

Construction Progressing at Lifetime and Great Gulf's X2 Condos

X2 Condos construction, Toronto, by Great Gulf Homes and Lifetime Developments
August 9, 2011 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
X2, the second phase of the X Condominiums development at Jarvis and Charles streets in Downtown Toronto is well underway as excavation has cleared the site down to the first level below grade. ... read more

Context Developments Market Wharf Condos Shows The Love To Market Street

Market Wharf Condos Toronto by Context Development
August 9, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The podium portion of Market Wharf condos is now coming close to completion. With that comes the completion of the sidewalks along Market Street. And we have to say we are pleased with the look of ... read more

Lanterra's Riverhouse Condos at The Old Mill Begins Construction

Riverhouse at The Old Mill condos Toronto, by Lanterra Developments
August 9, 2011 9:00 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Rising on the banks of the Humber River and across the road from the historic Old Mill is Lanterra Development’s latest condominium development, Riverhouse at The Old Mill. read more

Cladding Appears At Aspen Ridge Homes' 77 Charles West Condos

77 Charles West Condos by Aspen Ridge Homes
August 8, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
We're excited to see the first signs of glass at 77 Charles West condos. Photo by androiduk Though just a glimpse the photo, by UrbanToronto forum member androiduk, shows a darker green than ... read more

Southcore joins the UrbanToronto dataBase

Southcore Financial Centre Toronto by GWL Realty Advisors and bcIMC
August 5, 2011 12:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Southcore Financial Centre is one of the most high-profile projects in the city currently. The three-tower complex on Bremner Boulevard between York and Lower Simcoe streets is sited ... read more

Daniels' Offers an Exciting Rent-to-Own Opportunity at NY Place Boutique Condos

Daniels' NY Place Boutique Condo with NY Towers in the background (Image courtes
August 5, 2011 10:59 am | by Arik Day | Comments
We've recently been covering Daniels' latest boutique condominium venture, NY Place, located steps away from their NY Towers development at Bayview and Sheppard. Interestingly, NY Place will offer ... read more

Minto Introduces a Unique Courtyard Feature at WaterGarden in Thornhill

WaterGarden condos Thornhill by Minto
August 5, 2011 9:50 am | by Arik Day | Comments
Minto has just released renderings for their latest exciting development, WaterGarden, in Thornhill: WaterGarden, Thornhill, image courtesy of Minto From the the street, its sleek mid-rise design ... read more

The Beach Gets Contemporary with Reserve's Lakehouse Beach Residences

Lakehouse Beach Residences Toronto, by Reserve Properties
August 4, 2011 10:50 am | by Anonymous | Comments
However you choose to name it -- The Beach, The Beaches, East Queen East -- this neighbourhood has certainly grown into a cool, vibrant, modern, and beautiful place to live. With the addition of ... read more