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88 North Rising on Shuter Between Church and Jarvis

88 North, St Thomas Developments, IBI Group, Toronto
November 5, 2018 10:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Redevelopment of the largest surface parking lot in Downtown Toronto is moving along. The lot bounded by Queen, Mutual, Shuter, and Dalhousie streets will eventually be home to four ... read more

Artscape Daniels Launchpad Opens at 130 QQE

Daniels Waterfront, 130 QQE, RAW, Rafael + Bigauskas Architects, Toronto
November 2, 2018 1:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Roughly three and a half years since the Guvernment/Koolhaus complex was torn down to make way for a mixed-use community at Toronto's Lower Jarvis and Queens Quay intersection, the first ... read more

New Food Co-op to Serve Revitalizing Etobicoke Community

Backyard Neighbourhood Condos, Vandyk Group
November 2, 2018 11:00 am | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
A rare kind of grocery store is coming to the Stonegate community in Etobicoke. Vandyk Group of Companies, a Mississauga-based developer who has built projects across the GTA and in Florida, has ... read more

Construction Coming Soon for 160 Front West Office Tower

160 Front West, AS + GG Architecture, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto
November 2, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
There will be a new tall office tower starting construction at the west edge of Toronto's Financial District in early 2019. Cadillac Fairview’s 160 Front Street West is primed to ... read more

Mixed-Use Canderel Proposal at Lake Shore and Bathurst Evolves

545 Lake Shore Blvd W, Canderel, Graziani + Corazza, Sweeny & Co.
November 1, 2018 4:28 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
New details have emerged for a mixed use proposal at 545 Lake Shore Boulevard West on Toronto’s Central Waterfront. Canderel, best known for their Aura and YC Condos developments in the College ... read more

Great Gulf, Phantom Celebrate 8 Cumberland Ground Breaking

Eight Cumberland, Great Gulf, Phantom, architectsAlliance, Toronto
November 1, 2018 1:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Four months after demolition began to clear a spot in Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville area for Eight Cumberland by Great Gulf and Phantom Developments, an official ground ... read more

Topping Off October 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off October 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
November 1, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk is now behind us, so we are rounding up the hottest stories, projects, and Forum discussions of October 2018.  Our Top Ten ... read more

89 Church Rental Tower Proposal Scaled Back in Resubmission

89 Church Street, architectsAlliance, Cityzen, Toronto
October 31, 2018 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In 2016, a plan was tabled with the City of Toronto, seeking rezoning to permit a high-rise rental tower at the southeast corner of Church and Lombard streets. The ... read more

Excavation On for Seasons & Saisons at Concord Park Place

Seasons and Saisons at Concord Park Place, IBI Group, Toronto
October 31, 2018 12:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over a decade since Concord Adex began construction on its Concord Park Place community in North York, the high-rise neighbourhood continues to grow near Bessarion Station on the ... read more

Cladding Underway as 875 Queen East Nears Final Height

875 Queen East, Harhay Developments, OFFICEArchitecture, Toronto
October 31, 2018 9:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mid-rise development is bringing new housing to Queen Street East in Toronto's Leslieville neighbourhood, with a number of medium-density developments under construction, and more on the horizon. ... read more

Sonic and SuperSonic Condos Rise into Flemingdon Park Skyline

Sonic and SuperSonic Condos, Lindvest, IBI Group, Toronto
October 30, 2018 3:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's been a full year and a half since we checked in on construction at Lindvest's Sonic and SuperSonic Condos, a pair of 28 and 30-storey IBI Group-designed condominium towers ... read more