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Construction Update: Chaz Yorkville Condos On The Rise

Chaz, Construction, Toronto
April 1, 2013 2:20 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As our city grows and evolves to meet the needs of a 21st century lifestyle formerly quiet streets are being transformed into high density residential areas. Charles Street in the area of Yonge ... read more

The Berwick Ready to Rise near Yonge and Eglinton

The Berwick, Toronto, Scale Model
March 28, 2013 3:40 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Yonge and Eglinton for a long time now has been one of the city's most desirable neighbourhoods, and this recent building boom along with reshaping the way we live and function in the city has ... read more

Tridel's One Old Mill Condo Begins to rise in Bloor West Village

One Old Mill, Under Construction, Toronto
March 27, 2013 4:55 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As development continues to boom in Toronto's core, the land in the city's encircling neighbourhoods is also becoming more and more valuable, and we see dozens of residential projects underway in ... read more

Post House Condos Progressing East of Downtown

Post House, Condos, Toronto
March 27, 2013 3:30 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Post House Condos, part of the wave of residential and office development reshaping Toronto's most historic neighbourhood, is soon to make its mark on the east side of downtown. Taking its name ... read more

Lanterra's Ice Condos Gets a Podium, and Other Storeys

Ice Condos Lanterra Developments Cadillac Fairview architectsAlliance Toronto
March 26, 2013 6:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We just can’t keep our eyes off of Ïce Condominiums, Lanterra’s 57 and 67-storey, twin-tower development rising from York Street and Lake Shore Boulevard. With the 57-storey west tower approaching ... read more

Waterscapes and Ocean Club Condos Chart Progress in Humber Bay Shores

Monarch Corporation, Waterscapes condos
March 26, 2013 4:40 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The 5th and final phase of Monarch’s Waterview community is well underway. Waterscapes is a new condominium development located at 68 Marine Parade Dr in Toronto, just south of the ... read more

One Sherway Wrapping Up as Sherway Gardens Ramps Up

One Sherway condos, Toronto, by Page + Steele for Menkes and Great Gulf
March 26, 2013 1:22 pm | by Ted DuArte | Comments
The condominium towers at One Sherway are nearing completion after several years of planning and construction. The towers, four in total, range from 23 stories to 32 storeys and are contributing ... read more

Westwood Condominiums Bring Renewal to Central Etobicoke

Westwood Condominiums, EI Richmond Architects Ltd.
March 25, 2013 5:35 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Alterra's current addition to the Islington neighbourhood of Etobicoke is two-thirds of the way to its 6-storey topping out mark. Westwood Condominiums is a low-rise development ... read more

Construction Progressing at Southcore Financial Centre and Delta Toronto

Southcore Financial Centre Delta KPMB Page + Steele IBI Group GWL bcIMC
March 25, 2013 2:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As a figurative tidal wave of development continues to vertically transform Toronto, few areas of the city have seen the same level of unprecedented change as the downtown district becoming ... read more

Lanterra Collaborates With Neighbourhood Working Group on 501 Yonge St

Lanterra Developments, architectsAlliance, 501 Yonge St.
March 25, 2013 1:10 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Lanterra Developments and architectsAlliance have been collaborating with the City and a neighbourhood Working Group towards a condo proposal for 501 Yonge Street that is acceptable ... read more

Carttera Seeking to Build Condos on Four Points Sheraton Site

1926 Lake Shore Blvd W condo by Graziani + Corazza for Carttera, Toronto
March 22, 2013 4:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Carttera Private Equities, a Canadian boutique real estate fund manager who has worked with well-known developers Freed, Harhay, Lash, and others in Toronto, has applied for a zoning amendment to ... read more

Lanterra Buys 11 Wellesley West For Future Development

Image by Lanterra Developments of potential condo development at 11 Wellesley
March 22, 2013 3:57 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
There are new developments in a downtown plot of land that has long been the subject of speculation. The Ontario Government has sold the site of 11 Wellesley Street West to Lanterra ... read more

City Receives Application to Double Height of Hotel Victoria

Hotel Victoria amongst larger neighbours on Yonge Street, from Google Streetview
March 21, 2013 5:10 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Hotel Victoria is a venerable 8-storey, 56-room boutique hotel at 56 Yonge Street in Downtown Toronto. The red-brick and stone trimmed building is moving towards a makeover now though, with an ... read more

Minto30Roe Begins Construction Near Yonge and Eglinton

Minto30Roe, Toronto
March 21, 2013 2:47 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Downtown is not the only neighbourhood whose parking lots are going out of fashion these days. The ever-growing urban node centred around Yonge and Eglinton has certainly seen its fair share of ... read more

BILD Announces People's Choice Award Nominations: Vote Now

Toronto skyline viewed from the east
March 21, 2013 1:32 pm | by Editor | Comments
The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) has announced the nominations for its second annual People's Choice Award. Here's your chance to weigh in on which project you think ... read more

Design of E Condos Evolving Into Future Yonge & Eglinton Landmark

E Condos Roy Varacalli Metropia Riocan Bazis International Toronto
March 20, 2013 5:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Midtown’s de-facto capital is growing exponentially. With five active construction sites and up to a dozen high-rise proposals in the immediate vicinity, Yonge and Eglinton has become a ... read more

Market Wharf Nearing Completion; Public Art Renderings Released

Market Wharf by Context Development
March 20, 2013 4:40 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Market Wharf, developed by Context Development and designed by architectsAlliance, has started occupancies in the tower. This 33-storey condo located in the St. Lawrence Market neighborhood is ... read more

Work is Underway on the Market Street Makeover

Work gets underway on fixing up Market Street, Toronto
March 20, 2013 4:00 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
The pedestrianization of our streets has been a long, uphill battle in our car-centric city for along time now, but  the past few years have seen some modest progress. Partial closures of ... read more

Blythwood at Huntington Bringing Luxury Living to Lawrence Park

Blythwood at Huntington condo in midtown Toronto by Tridel and Concert
March 20, 2013 3:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Blythwood at Huntington is the newest condominium development on Bayview Avenue in Toronto's tony Lawrence Park area. Jointly built and developed by Tridel and Concert Properties, the Kirkor ... read more

Zoning Sought for a 55-Storey Tower at 481 University

481 University Avenue Davpart Smith Company B+H Architects Toronto
March 20, 2013 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over the past few years University Avenue has seen a string of new development proposals, some like the Shangri-La now realized, all hoping to add height to the streetscape. Should they be ... read more