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Site Plan Approval Sought for Rental Tower at 89 Roehampton

89 Roehampton, TAS, Quadrangle, Toronto
May 2, 2018 6:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another high-rise residential tower could soon add to the rapidly changing skyline of Midtown Toronto. Having been granted approval in principle by the Ontario Municipal Board, ... read more

Cladding Adds to King Portland Centre & Kingly Condos

King Portland Centre, Kingly Condos, Allied, RioCan, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
May 2, 2018 12:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Work is progressing at the Downtown Toronto site of Allied Properties REIT and RioCan's King Portland Centre and Kingly Condos, where a 13-storey office building fronting King ... read more

Plans Advancing for CentreCourt Rental Tower on East Liberty

39 East Liberty, CentreCourt, IBI Group, Toronto
May 1, 2018 2:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
At Strachan and East Liberty in Toronto's Liberty Village, a pair of tower sites that were originally held by the CanAlfa Group were purchased in the last while by CentreCourt ... read more

New Land Formed as Port Lands Lakefilling Project Continues

Waterfront Toronto, Lower Don Lands, Cherry Lakefilling Project
May 1, 2018 12:26 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new landform is emerging from Toronto Harbour, as work continues on the Cherry Street Lakefilling Project on the western edge of the Port Lands. The lakefilling ... read more

Topping Off April 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off April 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
May 1, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With another busy month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk now behind us, we round up April 2018's hottest stories, projects, and Forum discussions. Our Top Ten News ... read more

Tower Cladding Adding Texture as 1 Yorkville Rises Taller

1 Yorkville, Toronto, designed by Roy Varacalli for Bazis and Plaza
April 30, 2018 12:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
There's something new to look at since we last checked in on construction for Bazis and Plaza's 1 Yorkville, a 58-storey condominium development rising at Yonge and Yorkville ... read more

Five Developers to Build Over 2,000 New Mixed-Income Rentals

Affordable Housing, Toronto, West Don Lands, Cherry, Mill, Grenville, Grosvenor
April 30, 2018 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In September 2017, Toronto Mayor John Tory and Ontario Minister of Housing Peter Milczyn were joined by other municipal and provincial representatives to announce the start of a process to ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo at 183 Avenue Road Resubmitted for Rezoning

183 Avenue Road, K P Isberg Construction, BBB Architects, Toronto
April 30, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A December 2016 proposal from K P Isberg Construction Inc. sought rezoning to allow an 11-storey boutique condo development at 183 Avenue Road, just north of Davenport. After review by ... read more

Estonian Cultural Centre Proposed at Bloor & Spadina

Estonian Cultural Centre, Kongats Architects, Estonian Credit Union, Toronto
April 27, 2018 5:08 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
As Toronto's downtown core continues its rapid densification, occasionally a project pops up to remind us that not all downtown development is in the form of high-rises, and that cultural ... read more

11-Storey Development Proposed on Kingston Road in Birch Cliff

Lifestyle Developments, KLM Planning Partnerships, Kingston Road, Birch Cliff
April 27, 2018 12:26 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
The Birch Cliff community in Toronto’s east end along Kingston Road sees proposal for an 11-storey mid-rise building with 182 residential units, underground parking, and retail at ground level. read more