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Construction Progressing at One Valhalla Condos By Edilcan

Cladding Rising on One Valhalla by Edilcan Corp, Toronto
April 25, 2012 2:01 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Bordering the East Mall and Highway 427, Edilcan's One Valhalla Project is bringing a burst of new activitity to Etobicoke's east end. Developed by Edilcan Development Corp. and designed by a ... read more

VHL Developments create a destination at 2150 Condos on Lawrence East

Aerial view of 2150 Condos in Scarborough by VHL Developments
April 25, 2012 12:32 pm | by Craig White | Comments
While the GTA in general is not foreign to us, UrbanToronto spends most of its time considering developments in the core of the city, focusing on a lot of the tall, glamourous projects that ... read more

TCHC Moves to Redevelop Allenbury Gardens

Allenbury Gardens redevelopment Toronto by TCHC and Fram Group
April 24, 2012 3:02 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The Toronto Community Housing Corportation (TCHC) has submitted a proposal in conjunction with the Fram Building Group to redevelop its Allenbury Gardens property near Sheppard Avenue East and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ice Returns to Maple Leaf Gardens

Ice rink nearing completion at Mattamy Athletic Centre, Maple Leaf Gardens
April 24, 2012 9:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Reinvented, restored and repurposed, Maple Leaf Gardens has once again become a hub of activity. Home to the Toronto Maple Leafs from 1931-1999 and the site of numerous political rallies and ... read more

Foundation Progresses at One Bloor East

One Bloor East condo development Toronto by Great Gulf Homes
April 23, 2012 3:20 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The foundation of One Bloor East by Great Gulf Homes is moving along, with three stories now completed as part of the building's five storey below-grade parking garage. The planning ... read more

Cadillac Fairview and Fram open sales on Flaire Condos

Flaire condos at the Shops at Don Mills, by Cadillac Fairview and Fram, Toronto
April 20, 2012 2:05 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Three years ago this weekend The Shops at Don Mills opened and remade the former Don Mills Shopping Centre into Toronto's first so-called lifestyle shopping centre. The Cadillac Fairview project ... read more

Eau du Soleil Making Waves at Humber Bay Shores

Eau du Soleil Condos in Etobicoke by Empire, Zeidler Partnership, E.I. Richmond.
April 20, 2012 1:39 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Humber Bay Shores' newest development, Eau du Soleil, has gotten our Forum members talking, and the recently revealed project model has re-sparked our interest in this innovative and ... read more

Harhay Construction tops off The Ninety Lofts on Broadview

The Ninety loft condominiums by Core Architects for Harhay Construction Mgmt
April 19, 2012 5:11 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Harhay Construction Management Limited continues to work on their Broadview Avenue loft project, preparing for occupancies this fall, after the recent topping off party at the site. UrbanToronto ... read more

The Interview: Chris Harhay talks about oneeleven and The Ninety

Chris Harhay at The Ninety condos by Harhay, Toronto
April 19, 2012 3:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Chris Harhay of Harhay Construction Management and Harhay Developments, talks to UrbanToronto about the company history and current projects 'The Ninety' and 'oneeleven' on ... read more

First Look: Interior Design Photos for Streetcar Developments' The Carnaby

Living Room/Kitchen in a suite at The Carnaby, designed by Seven Haus for Street
April 18, 2012 2:53 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Streetcar Developments has just released photographs of model suite interiors for its latest condo development The Carnaby. As we reported last month, The Carnaby will be a 20-storey, 200-unit ... read more

"Placeholder" Development at Northwest Corner of Yonge and Sheppard

Development at 4804-4812 Yonge Street, Toronto
April 17, 2012 2:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
For all the contemporary talk about density and mixed-use development in the city, this prime location at the northwest corner of Yonge and Sheppard seems to fly in the face of intensification ... read more

Mixed-Use Project Proposed for the Golden Mile

Site plan for 1891 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto
April 17, 2012 1:50 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The paramountcy of the car in mid-century planning led to the construction of the city's inner suburbs with ample amounts of land afforded to low density uses. Although there are certainly ... read more

QRC West Continues to Grow and Bring Change to Former Entertainment District

Queen Richmond Centre West in Toronto by Allied Reit
April 17, 2012 11:02 am | by Anonymous | Comments
While we tend to focus most of our attention on residential development, we haven't lost sight of Toronto's growing commercial sector. Historically, companies chose to locate themselves outside ... read more

Full House for Trump Toronto Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon cutting event for the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto
April 16, 2012 4:01 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Trump Toronto was officially opened today before a standing-room-only crowd in the 10th floor ballroom. There's not much new about the building that has not alredy been revealed or discussed in ... read more

Aura Continues its Climb Skywards

Aura Condos in Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani + Corazza Architects
April 16, 2012 12:01 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
All of the recent discussion of new towers and proposed "supertalls" got us thinking of the current tallest-residential holder, Canderel Stoneridge's Aura Residences at Yonge and Gerrard, designed ... read more

Putting The Finishing Touches on Trump International as Official Launch Date Arrives

Trump International Hotel and Tower in Toronto by Talon and Zeidler Architects
April 13, 2012 3:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Those of you who have been reading UrbanToronto for a while know that Talon International's Trump International Hotel and Tower is one of the most contentious projects we've ever featured — it ... read more

Development Proposal for 50 Bloor Street West is for the Tallest Residential Tower in Canada

Rendering of new tower planned for 50 Bloor Street West, Toronto
April 12, 2012 1:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
There has been some chatter on our Forum about a development application recently submitted for 50 Bloor Street West. According to the City of Toronto's Planning website, the application was ... read more

Contemporary Infill Coming to the Junction Triangle

362 Wallace Avenue Development Toronto
April 10, 2012 6:30 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
With the retreat of industry from the old city of Toronto, large tracts of land are often left derelict. Liberty Village is perhaps the best example of the repurposing of former industrial land ... read more

The Carnaby designed with Pedestrian Scale in Mind

The Carnaby condos Toronto by Tact Design for Streetcar Developments
April 10, 2012 4:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Streetcar Developments have been selling and building at Queen and Gladstone, just east of Dufferin, for a few years now, adding sensitively designed low-rise residential condominiums to a ... read more

Tridel's Ten York Condos Makes Its Public Consultation Debut

Ten York ground floor site plan Toronto
April 4, 2012 3:36 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
The central waterfront community gathered on Tuesday evening to hear the latest details of Tridel's proposal at Ten York. Since the project's big reveal last November, it has already gone before ... read more