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Toronto Shines In and Around Camrost-Felcorp's Imperial Plaza

Imperial Plaza with demolition debris chutes as seen from the new Four Seasons.
June 3, 2011 1:56 pm | by Craig White | Comments
This past Wednesday UrbanToronto was privileged to attend a reception at Camrost-Felcorp's Imperial Plaza project on St. Clair West. The evening was held to launch the sales for the three-storey ... read more

Toronto's New Ronald McDonald House By Tridel Nears Completion

Toronto's Ronald McDonald House By Tridel
June 3, 2011 9:00 am | by Arik Day | Comments
Although noteworthy upscale renovations have been gracing McDonalds franchises across the GTA lately, UrbanToronto's eyes have been fixated on the city's new Ronald McDonald House at 240 McCaul ... read more

The Shores Soon Arriving By Oakville's Bronte Harbour

The Shores, by Fernbrook Homes and Cityzen, image by Craig White
June 2, 2011 9:45 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Shores, a sleek 10-storey condominium designed by Sol Wassermuhl of Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects to evoke a cruise ship, is arriving soon on Oakville's charming Bronte ... read more

Perfectly Picturesque Properties by Pinnacle International

View of Toronto from Pinnacle Centre
June 2, 2011 9:00 am | by Arik Day | Comments
Pinnacle International's three new GTA developments make their way onto UrbanToronto's database. read more

Tableau Condominiums By Urban Capital, Malibu and Alit Set To Rise At 117 Peter Street

Tableau Condominiums by Urban Capital, Malibu and Alit
June 1, 2011 1:00 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Entertainment District is slowly being eaten alive by the march of condos into the area. A case in point is the new Tableau Condominiums. It is set to rise at 117 Peter Street, which ... read more

Topping Off an Icon: The Concrete Is Done At The Four Seasons

Four Seasons Private Residences viewed from South East
June 1, 2011 12:41 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
Executives dressed in crisp suits, beautiful sunshine, and the warmest day of the year so far made for a perfect backdrop to today's very important construction milestone for the Four Seasons ... read more

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto or What $28 Million Gets You Today

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto by Menkes & Lifetime
May 31, 2011 1:07 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
This morning Urban Toronto got special access to the topping-off ceremony for the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto. Included in the tour was a visit to the penthouse which ... read more

Tight Squeeze for King Charlotte Condos

King Charlotte, viewed from the South West, image courtesy of Lamb Dev Corp
May 31, 2011 10:54 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
A community consultation meeting was held on Monday evening to discuss the King Charlotte condo proposal by Brad Lamb, designed by Peter Clewes of architectsAlliance. The proposal is to construct ... read more

Monarch Groups' Couture The Condominium Nearing Street Level

Couture The Condominium by Monarch Group
May 31, 2011 10:16 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Great shot today by Urban Toronto forum member Mike in TO of Couture The Condominium as construction approaches street level.  Photo by Mike in TO Developed by Monarch Group in partnership ... read more

Ryerson Boosts its Downtown Presence with Image Arts Building

Ryerson University's New Image Arts Building By Diamond + Schmitt Architects
May 30, 2011 10:10 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Landscape architect Daoust Lestage will add natural life to Gould street. Image courtesy of Diamond + Schmitt Architects. read more

It's Finally Official: Four Seasons Penthouse Sells for $28 Million

Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences in Toronto by Menkes and Lifetime
May 30, 2011 9:50 am | by Nada Laskovski | Comments
The Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto has finally confirmed that they indeed have sold the most expensive condo in Canadian history. The west tower Penthouse has been purchased by ... read more

Grand Genesis By Guizzetti Developments Coming To Richmond Hill

Grand Genesis Condos By Guizzetti Developments
May 30, 2011 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Urban Toronto spent part of the weekend up in Richmond Hill. While there we had a chance to check out the new sales centre for Guizzetti Developments new Grand Genesis condos.  Photo by ... read more

The Berczy Condos By Concert Properties Launched

The Berczy developed by Concert Properties and designed by IBI Group
May 28, 2011 10:47 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a new condo coming to the St Lawrence Market area and it is getting a lot of attention. Called The Berczy, it will be located at the prime corner of Front and Church directly south of the ... read more

Demolition Work To Begin July 4th For 45 Charles And Edenshaw Homes' Chaz on Charles

Chaz on Charles condos by 45 Charles And Edenshaw Homes
May 27, 2011 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects architect: Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects interior designer: Cecconi Simone landscape architect: Landart read more

Concert Properties Planning 58 Storey Condo at 88 Scott Street

88 Scott Street by Concert Properties, East and South Elevations, image by Atlan
May 26, 2011 9:59 am | by Craig White | Comments
On a day when we are got our first look at the west elevation of Lanterra's proposed twin 58-storey tower project at 501 Yonge Street, we are also getting out first look at Concert Properties' ... read more

Demolition Work Begins For Graywood And MOD Developments' Five St Joseph Condos

Five St Joseph Condos by Graywood Developments And MOD Developments
May 26, 2011 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Demolition work has begun at the site of the new Five St. Joseph condos. Located at the southwest corner of Yonge and St. Joseph, this is one project that we at Urban Toronto will be watching ... read more

Finishing Touches Coming To Sorbara Group's 400 Wellington West

Work Proceeds On 400 Wellington West by DesignSorbara, image by Red Mars
May 25, 2011 9:35 am | by Craig White | Comments
Cladding, including a mix of windows, spandrel, and brick, is now being installed to form the exterior of 400 Wellington West, a 12-storey condominium development by DesignSorbara currently under ... read more

New Living Life on the Avenue Retirement Home By Living Life Group

Living Life on the Avenue Retirement Home By Living Life Group
May 25, 2011 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here's a small new project that caught our attention for the first time today. Its the new Living Life on the Avenue retirement home. Located at 1066 Avenue Road, the 8 storey project was ... read more

A Peek Inside TAS and Lifetime's M5V Condominiums

M5V Condominiums Toronto by TAS Design Build and Lifetime Developments
May 24, 2011 11:57 am | by Craig White | Comments
M5V Condominiums by TAS Design Build and Lifetime Developments is getting closer to completion at its King Street West address in Toronto's Entertainment District. The building, best known for its ... read more

Valhalla Inn Comes Down For Edilcan's One Valhalla

The Valhalla Inn Comes Down, 2011.05.23, image by Craig White
May 24, 2011 10:50 am | by Craig White | Comments
We know how much the typical UrbanToronto reader loves a juicy rendering or a dramatic construction shot. Not found so frequently here though, but just as much fun, are the twisted forms of bygone ... read more