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Zig-Zag Cladding Starting as Grid Condos Rises Taller

Grid Condos, CentreCourt, Page + Steele / IBI, Dundas Square Gardens, Gupta
November 28, 2017 12:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's just shy of one month since we last checked in on construction at CentreCourt's Grid Condos, a 50-storey Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects-designed condominium tower rising ... read more

44-Storey Condo Tower Proposed on Mt. Pleasant near Eglinton

808 Mt. Pleasant Road, Streetwise Capital, Sweeny &Co, Toronto
November 28, 2017 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Midtown Toronto's intersection of Mt. Pleasant and Eglinton is a few years away from the opening of a Crosstown LRT station, priming the area for greater densities. Just north of the future ... read more

City Hosting Consultation on Laneway Housing This Week

Laneway housing, Toronto, City Planning
November 27, 2017 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
High-rise development is an important tool in fighting urban sprawl, often touted as the only real solution to Toronto's increasing population and decreasing developable land, and while it is ... read more

Salvation Army Seeks More Density for 1132 Broadview Site

1132 Broadview, Salvation Army, ERA Architects, Bousfields, Toronto
November 27, 2017 2:17 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
On behalf of the Salvation Army, Dentons Canada LLP have submitted an Official Plan Amendment application to the City of Toronto to re-designate the property at 1132 Broadview Avenue from ... read more

Demolition Soon to Allow Avenue & Park Construction

Avenue & Park, Stafford, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
November 27, 2017 12:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following last month's report that Avenue & Park, a new condo and retail building from Stafford Developments and Greybrook Realty Partners, was recommended for ... read more

E Condos Adding Bold Red Band to Toronto's Midtown Skyline

E Condos, Rosario Varacalli, Toronto, Bazis, Metropia, RioCan
November 27, 2017 10:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A bold band of colour has been introduced to the largely beige and gray-hued skyline of Toronto's Yonge-Eglinton area, one of the latest milestones in the construction ... read more

Shoring Begins for St. Lawrence Condos on Front Street

St. Lawrence Condos, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Toronto, architectsAllliance
November 24, 2017 4:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been almost a full six years since the former Greyhound Bus Parcel Express depot was demolished at the northwest corner of Toronto's Sherbourne and Front intersection. Following a ... read more

Cranes in Place for Canoe Landing Centre at Concord CityPlace

Canoe Landing Centre, CityPlace, ZAS Architects, Planning Partnership, Toronto
November 24, 2017 10:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following an official ground breaking ceremony held this past September, construction activity is heating up for Canoe Landing Centre, a long anticipated missing link for families living in ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo Proposed at 145 Sheppard Avenue East

145 Sheppard Avenue East, Zentil Property Management, Graziani + Corazza
November 23, 2017 3:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A proposal submitted to the City of Toronto's Planning Department earlier this month seeks an Official Plan Amendment, Zoning Bylaw Amendments, and Site Plan Approval to replace an existing ... read more

Condo and Seniors Residence Proposed on Finch at Weston

2370 Finch West, HS4 Finch Investments Inc., Icon Architects, Toronto
November 23, 2017 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A proposal has been tabled in Toronto's Emery Village neighbourhood, just west of on Weston Road on Finch Avenue. The plan from HS4 Finch Investments Inc. and designed by Icon ... read more

Preliminary Site Activity Underway for Canary Block Condos

Canary Block Condos, DundeeKilmer, KPMB Architects, Toronto
November 22, 2017 2:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The initial buildout of Toronto's West Don Lands created an Athletes' Village for the 2015 Pan Am Games. After the event, it was converted into the city's newest neighbourhood. In the time since ... read more