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Chartwell, Welltower Building Guildwood Retirement Residence

Chartwell Guildwood Retirement Residence, Michael Spaziani Architect, Toronto
September 13, 2018 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough's Guildwood neighbourhood is getting a new retirement facility with the redevelopment of a seniors' lodge at 65 Livingston Road, just south of Guildwood Parkway. Known as the Chartwell ... read more

Cladding Installation Underway for 16 York Office Tower

16 York, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto, architectsAlliance, B+H Architects
September 12, 2018 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since its May 2017 construction start, Cadillac Fairview's 16 York has been progressing rapidly at the southwest corner of York and Bremner in Toronto's South Core. The ... read more

Glazing Enclosing Manulife Centre Addition at Bay and Bloor

Manulife Centre, Toronto, Bay, Bloor, Balmuto, Moed de Armas & Shannon, B+H
September 12, 2018 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The 1975-built Manulife Centre is undergoing a significant renewal at Toronto's Bay and Bloor intersection. The $100 million project has been ongoing since mid-2017, set to renew the ... read more

Fleet of Dump Trucks Arrives for M City Excavation

M City, Rogers Real Estate, Urban Capital, Core Architects, Mississauga
September 12, 2018 12:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The last decade of urban growth has brought Mississauga's skyline to new heights, a trend set to continue in the coming years. The latest sky-scraping development set to join the city's skyline ... read more

Plans Submitted for U of T Academic Wood Tower

U of T, Academic Wood Tower, Patkau, MJMA, Toronto
September 12, 2018 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Big news broke in May, when it was announced that the University of Toronto was planning a new timber-frame tower to be constructed above the north end of the recently ... read more

New Renderings Revealing Updated Plan for 245 Queen East

245 Queen East, One Properties, Arquitectonica, S9, Sweeny &Co, Toronto
September 11, 2018 3:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We last looked at developer ONE Properties' proposal for a three-tower community at Queen and Sherbourne on the east side of Downtown Toronto back in April, following the submission of a ... read more

Finishing Touches Adding to College Park and New Skate Trail

College Park revitalization, Barbara Ann Scott, RAW, MBTW Group, Toronto
September 11, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just northwest of Yonge and Gerrard in Downtown Toronto, finishing touches are being applied to the revitalization of a major public space. College Park's ... read more

Devron's The Vanguard Rises Above Yonge Street

The Vanguard, Devron Developments, Kirkor Architects, Markham, Yonge Street
September 10, 2018 2:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new high-rise condominium tower is rising above grade on Yonge Street just north of Toronto, straddling the border between Markham and Vaughan. One year into construction, Devron ... read more

Derrick Removal Ends Long Chapter in L Tower Saga

L Tower, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Studio Libeskind, Toronto
September 10, 2018 11:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been five years since the L Tower topped out 205 metres above Yonge and The Esplanade in Downtown Toronto, and the project's long and difficult ... read more

Final Parking Level Taking Shape for Wesley Tower in Mississauga

Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, The Daniels Corporation, Rafael + Bigauskas
September 10, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Below-grade construction is moving along for the Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, a two-tower Rafael + Bigauskas Architects-designed condominium development coming ... read more

Structural Steel Starting to Rise at CIBC Square South Tower

CIBC Square, Ivanhoé Cambridge, Hines, WilkinsonEyre, Toronto
September 7, 2018 4:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excitement among development watchers is building for the latest office tower to begin its rise into the Toronto skyline, as construction progresses on Ivanhoé ... read more