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Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower By Daniels Out Of Context?

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower By Daniels Out Of Context?
February 7, 2010 3:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Last week we did a little update on the new Bell Lightbox/Festival Tower. One of the concerns some people have about this tower is how out of context it seems with the short buildings on the south ... read more

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower Condos By The Daniels Corporation Updated

Bell Lightbox And Festival Tower Condos By The Daniels Corporation
February 5, 2010 12:24 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we are looking at the Bell Lightbox/Festival Tower. Developed by The Daniels Corporation, and designed by KPMB Architects, it will rise 42 storeys when completed. Located at King and John, ... read more

PricewaterhouseCoopers Tower At 18 York Street Bringing More Office Space To Downtown Toronto

Southcore Financial Centre & Delta Toronto by GWL Realty Advisors & bcIMC
February 4, 2010 1:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
After more than a decade of drought Toronto has, in the past five years, seen some major construction of office space. New buildings put up during this period include RBC Dexia, Telus, Corus and ... read more

Number One Bloor East: How About A Sneak Peek?

Number One Bloor condos Toronto by Kolter
February 3, 2010 1:40 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Number One Bloor East thread is abuzz about the plans for the corner. Bruce Freeman, vice-president of Great Gulf, is quoted in today's Globe And Mail as saying: "“We'll be going to sale ... read more

CityPlace's Parade Condos By Concord Adex Updated

Concord Adex's CityPlace Parade Condos Toronto with design by KPF
February 1, 2010 8:07 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
CityPlace, developed by Concord Adex, is a massive project that has reshaped the west end of Toronto's core. This former rail-yard is now home to thousands of new condo units. Parade is one of the ... read more

Scarborough City Centre To Get A Large New Library?

February 1, 2010 2:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
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A Look Down On Great Gulf Homes' Number One Bloor East Condos

One Bloor East Condos Toronto developed by Great Gulf Homes
February 1, 2010 1:54 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Coming soon from Great Gulf Homes is One Bloor East condos. Located at the southeast corner of Bloor and Yonge, the 65-storey condo will have 785 residential apartment suites, 497 parking ... read more

Bloor Street Neighbourhood Condos By Cresford Developments On The Rise

Bloor Street Neighbourhood Condos By Cresford Developments and Northgrave Archit
January 31, 2010 9:09 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we take a look at Bloor Street Neighbourhood (BSN). Located at 38 Charles St E it rises 32 storeys. Developed by Cresford, and designed by Northgrave Architecture, it is now close to ... read more

Sweet Views From Montage Condos At CityPlace

Montage Condos Toronto at CityPlace by Concord Adex
January 30, 2010 1:50 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's some views from Montage condos at CityPlace by Concord Adex. Located at Spadina and Fort York Blvd., this building certainly has some amazing views. Thanks to forum member Mo-tage for ... read more

A Unique View Of Toronto's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

A Unique View Of Toronto's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo
January 29, 2010 3:41 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's some more skyscraper porn. A vantage point that we've never experienced before. And a great place to watch the new Shangri-La condo & hotel under construction. Thanks to UT member ... read more

The Views From The 75th Floor Of Aura at College Park Condos By Canderel Stoneridge

Aura at College Park Condos Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge
January 27, 2010 6:34 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Back in November a UT forum member spotted Blimp Pics taking pictures above the Aura at College Park site at Gerrard and Yonge. Here are the pictures they took. Quite the view from the 75th floor! ... read more

A Short Video Of Vu Condo By Aspen Ridge Condos

January 27, 2010 4:29 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
We thought we'd give the new video feature a try by re-posting this time-lapse video of Aspen Ridge Homes' Vu Condo by Urban Toronto member udo from last year. read more

TCHC: 60 Richmond St. East: A Look At Today's City Housing

TCHC 60 Richmond St. East, Toronto
January 27, 2010 3:24 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
60 Richmond St East is the latest addition to the City Of Toronto social housing stock. And what a beauty it is. Designed by Teeple Architects, it is drawing some might fine comments here at Urban ... read more

CityPlace's Canoe Landing Park By Douglas Coupland And Phillips Farevaag Smallengerb

January 27, 2010 3:11 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Canoe Landing Park should be opening up within the next month or so. During the public meeting last night concerning the aquarium and 'Fairmont' site, Adam Vaughan informed the attendees that all ... read more

An Update On Accolade Condos By Tridel

Accolade (181 Wynford, Tridel, 34s, Burka Varacalli)
January 27, 2010 12:57 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Looking back to a building that was recently completed. Developed by Tridel and designed by Burka Varacalli, it soars 34 storeys above the Don Valley Parkway at Wynford Drive. Some love it and ... read more

Southcore Financial Centre & Delta Toronto Coming To Bremner

Southcore Financial Centre & Delta Toronto by GWL Realty Advisors & bcIMC
January 26, 2010 12:20 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Forum member marcus_a_j attended the public meeting last night for the new Southcore Financial Centre. Here is his report. Some details from the public meeting tonight: * Fairmont not involved, no ... read more

Pinnacle Centre's 33 Bay Street Back On Track As Construction Restarts

Pinnacle Centre's 33 Bay Street By Pinnacle International and Page + Steele
January 25, 2010 3:15 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
We all know that times have been tough over the last few years. Even the red hot Toronto condo market took a hit as projects got cancelled or were put on hold. One such project was Success II or ... read more

Residences of the Ritz-Carlton Toronto Starts To Get Its Signature Slanted Roof

Ritz-Carlton Toronto hotel condo by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fairview
January 24, 2010 3:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here are some shots taken yesterday by UrbanToronto forum member drum118 of the new Ritz-Carlton hotel and condo as it starts to get its slanted roof. Photo by drum118 read more

Work Begins On Clear Spirit Condos by Cityscape and Dundee Realty

Clear Spirit Condominiums at the Distillery by Cityscape and Dundee Realty
January 24, 2010 12:39 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work continues in the Distillery District on the new Clear Spirit condo by Cityscape and Dundee Realty. Here's a video update by UrbanToronto forum member Torontovibe. Here's the view from their ... read more

Construction Finally Underway at Canderel Stoneridge's Aura Condominiums

Aura at College Park condos Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani + Corazz
January 23, 2010 7:31 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Much excitement here at Urban Toronto when construction finally began on the 75-storey Aura Condo. Developed by Canderel Stoneridge, it is replacing a much hated parking lot at the northwest ... read more