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Rosedale Condo Revised In Response to Neighbourhood Concerns

The Dale, Platinum Vista, 5-9 Dale Avenue, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
October 5, 2017 2:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was roughly one year ago when developer Platinum Vista submitted plans for a 4-storey, Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed luxury condo development on the properties at 5, 7, ... read more

Demolition Clearing the Way for Lash's Distinction Condos

Distinction Condos, Lash Group of Companies, Giannone Petricone, Toronto
October 5, 2017 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton area has become one of the hottest development nodes in the city, with a number of new projects under construction in advance of the planned 2021 opening of the ... read more

Cresford's Halo Residences to include FireHall 'Ghost' on Yonge

Halo Residences on Yonge, Toronto, designed by architectsAlliance for Cresford
October 4, 2017 4:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Documents recently submitted to Toronto's Planning Department in support of a Site Plan Application for Halo Residences, a 38-storey condominium being developed by Cresford at Yonge and Grosvenor ... read more

Scaled Down 1 Scollard Heading for OMB Mediation

1 Scollard, Toronto, designed by KPMB Architects for Cityzen Development Group
October 4, 2017 3:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
In June 2016, UrbanToronto ran the first of three storeys about a newly proposed 59-storey condominium tower at the southwest corner of Yonge and Scollard streets in Toronto's tony Yorkville ... read more

Block 27 Towers Top Out in Regent Park as Cladding Progresses

Regent Park revitalization, Block 27, RAW Design, TCHC, Daniels, Toronto
October 4, 2017 2:41 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two more towers have reached their final heights in Toronto's Regent Park community, part of the third phase in the Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) and The Daniels ... read more

Architectural Features Appear on 130 QQE at Daniels Waterfront

Daniels Waterfront, 130 QQE, RAW, Rafael + Bigauskas Architects, Toronto
October 4, 2017 11:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is in full swing at the Lower Jarvis and Queens Quay site of Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, a new mixed-use development that will bring new office, commercial, and ... read more

CAMH Breaks Ground on Two New Facilities on Queen West

CAMH Phase 1C, Infrastructure Ontario, Toronto, Stantec
October 3, 2017 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Early this year it was announced that the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) and Infrastructure Ontario had selected a consortium to build "CAMH Phase 1C" as part of the 27-acre ... read more

New Residence Proposed on Ellesmere at U of T Scarborough

3300 Ellesmere Road, UTSC Student Residence, Kearns Mancini Architects, Toronto
October 3, 2017 3:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The University of Toronto Scarborough (UTSC) is responding to a growing demand for on-site student housing with a proposal submitted with the City late last month. The application seeks ... read more

Agincourt Strip Plazas Proposed for Towering Redevelopments

23 and 25 Glen Watford Drive, Shiu Pong, Kirkor, CXT, Toronto
October 3, 2017 1:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Just north of Sheppard Avenue in the Scarborough neighbourhood of Agincourt, a pair of adjacent single-storey strip plazas are proposed to be replaced by more intensive developments. The Dragon ... read more

Two 50-Storey Towers Reshaping Jarvis and Dundas Intersection

Grid Condos, CentreCourt, Page + Steele / IBI, Dundas Square Gardens, Gupta
October 3, 2017 11:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the heels of the recent 42-storey Pace Condos at the southwest corner of Dundas and Jarvis, two new towers have begun their ascent above the transforming intersection. ... read more

Neighbouring Condos Ascending into Church-Wellesley Skyline

50 at Wellesley Station, Plaza, Vox Condominiums, Cresford, Toronto
October 2, 2017 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Church-Wellesley Village will soon be getting a large boost in residential density, as two new neighbouring condominium towers ascend over Wellesley between Yonge and Church. 50 at ... read more