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Lifetime's Bond Condos Grand Opening Less Than A Week Away

Scale model of The Bond condominiums, Toronto, by Lifetime Developments
November 21, 2011 4:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Bond condominiums in central Toronto will be celebrating their grand opening this coming weekend. UrbanToronto stopped by the sales office at 290 Adelaide Street West for the Lifetime ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Couture The Condominium

Couture condos Toronto by the Monarch Group and Graziani and Corazza Architects
November 21, 2011 3:55 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The idea of a new condominium having a Jarvis Street address would have seemed far-fetched 10 years ago, however the close proximity that Jarvis has running parallel to Yonge Street has seen a ... read more

Stunning 88 Scott Street Stands Out from the Crowd

88 Scott Street in Toronto by Concert Properties and Hariri Pontarini Architects
November 21, 2011 1:32 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A new rendering released for 88 Scott Street provides a better idea of what we can expect to rise on the east side of the downtown core, and has definitely sparked our interest. read more

UrbanToronto Tours Aspen Ridge Homes' 77 Charles West

77 Charles West Condos, Toronto, by Aspen Ridge Homes
November 18, 2011 3:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto was lucky enough to recently tour through 77 Charles West, Aspen Ridge Homes' high-end condominium now under construction and rising over the University of Toronto's northeast ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Horseshoe Resort and Village

Copeland House at Horseshoe Resort and Village by Skyline International
November 18, 2011 2:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The recent cold snap we've had in Toronto has awoken the winter spirit in some, while others are dreaming of more southern climates. To mark the beginning of the season, our dataBase spotlight is ... read more

Shuter Street Condos Flying Under The Radar?

Shuter and Dalhousie Street intersection in downtown Toronto
November 18, 2011 2:38 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
We have breaking news about a potential condominium development at the corner of Shuter and Dalhousie Streets. UrbanToronto Forum member, Travis, did some investigating and found information the ... read more

Emerald Park Condos Digging Deeper

Emerald Park Condos Toronto by Metropia, Pure Plaza and Bazis International
November 18, 2011 11:41 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Recently, many were wondering why the excavating at Emerald Park Condominiums in the Yonge/Sheppard area was moving at a snail's pace. Based on the pictures taken in September and ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Rise Condos

Rise in Toronto by Reserve Properties, Graziani and Corazza Architects
November 17, 2011 2:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
We hope you’ve been enjoying our featured projects of the day as much as we have so far. Being able to make connections between projects that might not otherwise be made — such as our recent ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Limelight Condos

Limelight Condominiums Mississauga By The Daniels Corporation
November 16, 2011 1:54 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today we turn the spotlight towards the west end of UrbanToronto's far-reaching gaze, looking at the Limelight development currently underway in Mississauga. Developed by the Daniels Corporation ... read more

A Quick Look at Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes' Absolute World Condos

Absolute World Condos, Toronto, Fernbrook and Cityzen, MAD architects
November 16, 2011 1:31 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day gives us a surprsingly good shot of Absolute World Condominiums in Mississauga.  Surprising only because the photo was taken from a cellphone by forum member Asmegin. ... read more

Scale Model Reveals More Detail In Karma's Design

November 15, 2011 4:14 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We have had a good look on UrbanToronto at the renderings for Lifetime and CentreCourt's Karma Condos at 21 Grenville Street, but the 'hero shot' for this architectsAlliance-designed building is ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: CHAZ Yorkville

CHAZ Yorkville Condos, in Toronto by Edenshaw Homes, Page + Steele Architects
November 15, 2011 2:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Project of the Day is one that we have been anxiously following, and hope to get you all back into the swing of how it's developing thus far. CHAZ Yorkville, developed by 45 Charles Ltd. ... read more

Cloud9 Touching Down in North Etobicoke

Cloud 9 Condominiums in Toronto by Lash Developments and E.I. Richmond Architect
November 15, 2011 11:52 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Toronto's Rexdale neighbourhood is a predominantly low-rise corner of Toronto, not unlike many of the postwar bungalow suburbs that currently surround our city. The area is composed of ... read more

New Development: Architect's Renderings for 7 Heath Street

7 Heath Street Condos in Toronto designed by &Co Architects
November 15, 2011 11:16 am | by Anonymous | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member Travis has passed along some great renderings for a new condominium development located at 7 Heath Street, two blocks north of Yonge and St. Clair. No official ... read more

Detailed Renderings Arrive for Tridel's Ten York Street Condos

Ten York Street condos Toronto by Tridel with Wallman Architects
November 14, 2011 3:23 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tridel has big plans for a high-profile but atypical piece of land in Toronto's new southern core area. Located at 120 Harbour Street at 10 York, the triangular property currently sits between the ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: Parade

Parade in Cityplace Toronto, by Concord Adex and Kohn Pederson Fox Architects
November 14, 2011 3:08 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
With the sheer number of residential towers that have sprung up around the bottom of Bathurst and Spadina, it's often difficult to keep on top of their progress and development. Today's dataBase ... read more

Redevelopment of 310 & 320 Tweedsmuir - Over 10 Years in the Making

310 & 320 Tweedsmuir redevelopment by Morguard and Page + Steele
November 14, 2011 1:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In February 2000, the OMB approved the appeal for the demolition of the two 12-storey concrete apartment buildings located at 310 and 320 Tweedsmuir Avenue to make way for two shinier 30-storey ... read more

A Sneak Peek at Minto's Ei8hty8 Condos At 88 Sheppard East

Ei8hty8 Sheppard in Toronto by Minto and Rafael + Bigauskas Architects
November 14, 2011 12:32 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Minto has released a rendering for its highly-anticipated addition to the North York City Centre area, Ei8hty8 Sheppard Avenue (or 88 Condos). The project is slated to be 35 storeys, with what ... read more

Lawrence Heights Revitilization Gets Massing Models

Lawrence Heights Redevelopment in Toronto by TCHC and &Co Architects
November 14, 2011 12:08 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The revitilization of Toronto's Lawrence Height's neighborhood (dubbed Regent Park North) has now been given visual representation; project architects &Co have created massing models for the ... read more

Knightstone's College Street UofT Residence Reduced To 24 Storeys

UofT College Street Residence, Toronto, designed by Diamond and Schmitt
November 14, 2011 8:00 am | by Alex Corey | Comments
Updated November 18, 2011: UrbanToronto has received clarification from the University of Toronto regarding its involvement in this project. Laurie Stephens, Director of News and Media Relations ... read more