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Official Renderings For One Bloor Condos Released By Great Gulf Homes

One Bloor East condos Toronto and Great Gulf CEO David Gerofksy
March 24, 2010 8:23 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The official renderings for the new One Bloor East have been released. The 65 storey condo that will sit on the southeast corner of Yonge and Bloor was designed by Hariri Pontarini for developer ... read more

Richmond Town Manors: Townhomes Tap The Modernist Market

Richmond Town Manors, Toronto, Rosant, Core Architects
March 23, 2010 11:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fans of modernist architecture are rarely able to find townhomes in this city that fit their design aesthetic, but a recently completed project on Richmond Street West at Strachan Avenue will ... read more

Excavation Moving Quickly At Aura At College Park Condos

Aura at College Park Condos Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge
March 23, 2010 5:18 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Excavation is moving really quickly at Aura At College Park condos. Here's a quick update.  read more

TCHC Begins Construction on Block 31, 42 and 36 in CityPlace

TCHC Block 32 and Block 36 in Cityplace by KPMB Architects
March 23, 2010 12:38 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Affordable rental apartments are coming to the rail lands. The Toronto City Housing Corporation (TCHC) has started construction on Block 32 & 36 which will consist of a 40 ... read more

Then and Now: Lakeshore Boulevard, Toronto's "Riviera"

Then and Now: Lakeshore Boulevard, Toronto's "Riviera"
March 21, 2010 9:02 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
It was so warm the last few weeks... a trip to Toronto's "Riviera" seemed to be in order. :) Then: Lakeshore Boulevard, just east of Parklawn.  Lakeshore Boulevard, east of Parklawn Now: ... read more

500 Sherbourne Condos By The Times Group Updated

View of 500 Sherbourne Condominiums
March 17, 2010 10:37 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
500 Sherbourne Condos from above photos update. View of 500 Sherbourne Condominiums courtesy of TheAlmightyFuzzy read more

Fourth Time's a Charm? Great Gulf Homes to launch One Bloor East Condos

One Bloor East condominiums by Great Gulf Homes, Toronto
March 16, 2010 10:48 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
CP24 is reporting that Great Gulf will be launching Number One Bloor next Thursday. A corner that's gone through three owners and at least three previous designs, we hope this time it actually ... read more

Then and Now: Berczy Park 1980 - 2010

Berczy Park, Toronto, 1980, Photo by Goldie
March 16, 2010 10:20 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then: 1980. Lots of construction activity including the park itself.  Berczy Park, Toronto, 1980, Photo by Goldie Now: March 12, 2010. read more

Pacific Mall Expansion

pacific mall - day
March 16, 2010 12:16 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Downtown coming to Kennedy and Steeles? It sure seems like that with all the development taking place here. Living Realty just announced a new expansion of Markham's Pacific Mall. The expansion, ... read more

Absolute World Condos By Fernbrook Homes And Cityzen Rising High

Absolute World condos Mississauga by Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes
March 8, 2010 12:14 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Absolute World is one the most anticipated projects currently rising in the GTA. The unique twisting design has resulted in the project getting the nickname of "Marilyn". And as the following ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Aria Condos On The Rise

Aria Condominiums by Fernbrook Homes, Menkes, and Cityzen
March 8, 2010 12:08 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Aria condo by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Menkes on the rise.  Photo by Edward Skira Photo taken from IKEA. The Sheppard corridor continues to intensify. Designed by Rafael + Bigauskas ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo By Westbank Reaches Street Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 7, 2010 11:56 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Toronto spent the weekend at Canadian Music Week so today's lead is a short photo update. Living Shangri-La construction is now at ground level so the tower portion is now set ... read more

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto Close To Topping Off

Residences at The Ritz-Carlton Toronto hotel and condo by Graywood Developments
March 3, 2010 9:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Residences at The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto continues to rise on Wellington West. Developed by Graywood Developments and Cadillac Fairview, it is designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates in ... read more

Living Shangri-La Toronto Hotel And Condo Hits Ground Level

Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos by Westbank
March 2, 2010 1:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condo hits ground level. So far only 1/4 of the ground floor has been poured but it looks like they're very close on another 1/4 being done soon. But there is a ... read more

Lamb Development's Proposal for 224 King Rejected, Heading to OMB

March 1, 2010 10:19 pm | by Intern | Comments
Plans for a condo next to the Royal Alexandra Theatre have been rejected by city council this afternoon. Developed by Brad J. Lamb and designed by aA's Peter Clewes it was to soar 45 storeys. ... read more

Ont Gov't building at 880 Bay

March 1, 2010 12:50 pm | by Intern | Comments
We recently profiled plans for a new 39 storey office building the Government of Ontario is planning to build at 880 Bay Street. We even had some preliminary renderings created by &Co to ... read more

Uptown Residences: How Close Does It Resemble The Model?

Uptown Residences Condos Toronto By The Pemberton Group
March 1, 2010 12:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today we introduce a new feature - how close does it resemble the rendering or model. Today we compare the still under-construction Uptown with the model from the sales centre. Here's the model ... read more

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto Construction Update

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
February 28, 2010 7:09 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto is now approaching 21 storeys and cladding continues to rise. Here's a shot of the east side. Yikes! What's up with the blank wall? Couldn't they ... read more

One Bedford Condos By Lanterra Developments

One Bedford condos Toronto by Lanterra Developments
February 25, 2010 10:36 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Designed by KPMB in conjunction with Page & Steele, One Bedford is 32 storey condo being developed by Lanterra. It situated in a great location, just above the subway, and with stunning, most ... read more

Gibson Square Condos By Menkes Coming To North York City Centre

Gibson Square condos Toronto by Menkes
February 23, 2010 10:30 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
North York City Centre (NYCC) continues to grow with new condos popping up in every direction. Gibson Square is one such project. Located at the northwest corner of Yonge and Park Home, this ... read more