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Scale Model of Picasso Condos Reveals More Teeple Playfulness

January 31, 2012 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
One of the projects currently enjoying the most traffic in the UrbanToronto dataBase is Picasso, a 39-storey condominium tower coming to the Entertainment District. Its unique design by Teeple ... read more

Symmetry's New Development on Bathurst: Origami

Origami Lofts in Toronto by Symmetry Developments
January 27, 2012 1:53 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Symmetry Developments has given us a sneak peek at their exciting new mid-rise project, and we're sharing with you — a preliminary rendering that has definitely sparked our interest. Origami ... read more

Allied Reit's Queen Richmond Centre West Fully Underway

Bracing for the existing heritage structure goes in for QRC West, Toronto
January 27, 2012 12:52 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's not just an ongoing condo boom that keep construction workers busy in this city: new offices in and around the downtown core have been opening or under construction constantly for a few years ... read more

The Interview: David Wex and Mark Reeve of Urban Capital, Part 1

David Wex and Mark Reeve of Urban Capital. Tableau and River City condos Toronto
January 26, 2012 12:40 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
The first of a three-part interview with David Wex and Mark Reeve of Urban Capital. Part two follows next Thursday. Our interview begins with David Wex, while Mark Reeve will join us in part two. ... read more

Camrost Felcorp's Yorkville Plaza Prepares For Next Two Phases

Yorkville Plaza condos Toronto with the 10-storey Yorkville Avenue building
January 24, 2012 5:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A community meeting was held Monday evening at the Church of the Redeemer to announce the plans for the next phases at Camrost Felcorp's makeover of the current Four Seasons Hotel, a site which ... read more

The City Collection at Lifetime's Bond Condos Releasing Soon

East view from the 40th floor of Lifetime Developments' The Bond condos, Toronto
January 24, 2012 2:58 pm | by Editor | Comments
Lifetime Developments is releasing new units in The Bond, their Core Architects-designed 40-storey condominium tower in Toronto's Entertainment District. The units make up what is called The City ... read more

Mod Developments to build 60-Storey Massey Tower

Darling and Pearson's 1905-built Canadian Bank of Commerce at 197 Yonge, Toronto
January 23, 2012 4:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Mod Developments have announced that they have closed on property at 197 and 201 Yonge Street across from the Eaton Centre. The site includes a Darling and Pearson designed Canadian Bank of ... read more

Concept Rendering for Empire Communities' Eau du Soleil Released

Architect's concept for Eau du Soleil condos by Empire Communities, Toronto
January 23, 2012 12:29 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto has received an architect's concept rendering of Eau du Soleil condominiums, a new twin tower project in Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area now working its way through the approvals ... read more

Renderings of Minto & Freed Project at Front & Bathurst Leak Out

January 20, 2012 9:08 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Renderings have surfaced of a new condominium project by a joint venture of the Minto Group and Freed Developments located at Front and Bathurst Streets in Toronto. The renderings were shown to ... read more

Stunning New Views of Context King West

Context King West condos, Toronto, by Hariri Pontarini for Context Development
January 20, 2012 3:08 pm | by Craig White | Comments
In late November 2011 we were treated to early renderings of one of the most tantalizing new condominiums the Toronto market has seen in quite a while, Context King West. This complex at 620 King ... read more

Living Shangri-La's Multifaceted Podium Challenges The Toronto Norm

Living Shangri-La in Toronto by Westbank and Hariri Pontarini Architects
January 20, 2012 2:59 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Living Shangri-La hotel and condominiums has been one of the most talked about projects this past year on UrbanToronto. Expected to be completed later this year, its recognizable silhouette is ... read more

Sudden Demoltion of 81 Wellesley Street East, Formerly Wellspring Odette House

81 Wellesley Street East in Toronto
January 20, 2012 2:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The city is in a flurry today regarding the sudden demolition of what many considered to be a historic property. 81 Wellesley Street East, located just east of Church Street was reportedly bought ... read more

Development Proposal for 71 - 95 King Street East

71 - 95 King Street East streetview
January 20, 2012 2:10 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
It's been pretty quiet here at UrbanToronto since the holidays, however development seems to be picking up again as everyone shakes off their turkey-induced comas. We're taking a look at a new ... read more

Pinnacle International Moving Forward With Crystal Condos at Pinnacle Uptown

Crystal condominiums at Pinnacle Uptown in Mississauga
January 19, 2012 3:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Pinnacle International, who created the Pinnacle Centre at Harbour and Bay Streets in Downtown Toronto, and is working on Pinnacle Adelaide condos in the Entertainment District and Pinnacle Grand ... read more

Diamante Building Lustre Into The Florian

The Florian condominiums, Toronto, by Diamante Development
January 18, 2012 4:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Florian continues to be one of our favourite projects currently under construction in Toronto. The latest condominium residence by Diamante Development, the 25-storey tower has been topped off ... read more

Diamante Building Lustre Into The Florian

The Florian condominiums, Toronto, by Diamante Development
January 18, 2012 4:47 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Florian continues to be one of our favourite projects currently under construction in Toronto. The latest condominium residence by Diamante Development, the 25-storey has been topped off for a ... read more

Construction on Chaz Condos Continues...Even on Boxing Day?

Chaz Yorkville Condos, by 45 Charles Ltd and Edenshaw Homes Ltd
January 18, 2012 12:15 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
It's been about a month since our last update on the much-anticipated Chaz Yorkville Condos (formerly known as Chaz on Charles). In early December the demolition on the 45 Charles Ltd. and ... read more

Urbancorp and First Capital Bringing Sophistication To King West

Kingsclub Condominiums, Toronto, by Urbancorp, design by Tact Architecture
January 17, 2012 3:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Over the past several years no developer has put more into the King West Village area than has Urbancorp, having been the first developer to kick off the revitalization of the former Massey ... read more

Details Emerging On Concert's 88 Scott

88 Scott Street condos, Toronto, by Concert Properties
January 16, 2012 3:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A new higher resolution rendering and updates to the 88 Scott website mean that we now have a better idea of what to expect when Concert Properties brings this new 58-storey condominium tower to ... read more

Topping Off 2011: Our Poll Results - The Great Outdoors and Grocery Stores

Jill Anholt's Light Showers at Sherbourne Common, Toronto
January 11, 2012 1:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Besides the new condos and college buildings that we reported on yesterday, 2011 was a big year in Toronto for new public outdoor destinations, and for major new grocery stores. We asked you what ... read more