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Stone and Wood Cladding to Dominate at The Parkview on Keele

200 Keele Street, Romanov Romanov Architects Incorporated, Toronto
June 1, 2017 12:30 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
Updated plans for a proposed mid-rise development called The Parkview at 200 Keele Street have been posted on Toronto's Development Applications web page, revealing the proposed materials for ... read more

Topping Off May 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off May 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
June 1, 2017 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 May 2017's hottest stories, Database files, and Forum threads. Our Top Ten News ... read more

Exterior Finishes Wrapping Up at Backstage on The Esplanade

Backstage on The Esplanade, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Toronto
May 31, 2017 1:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With occupancy well under way, residents continue to replace construction workers at Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes, and Castlepoint Numa's Backstage on the ... read more

Nobu Toronto Officially Launches With Star Power in the House

The press launch for Nobu Toronto included Robert De Niro
May 30, 2017 2:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Nobu Toronto, a restaurant, hotel, and condo combo planned for Mercer Street in Toronto's Entertainment District, was officially launched by developers the Madison Group and Westdale ... read more

Looking Back on 3 Years of Construction at Plaza's Musee Condos

Musee Condos, Toronto, by Plaza, Quadrangle Architects, Bryon Patton
May 30, 2017 2:30 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
As May of 2014 came to a close, an excavation pit was growing on Downtown Toronto's Adelaide Street West, just east of Bathurst. Almost three years later to the day, and Plaza's ... read more

Newly Installed Cladding Hints at Alter's architectsAlliance Design

Alter by architectsAlliance for Tridel, Toronto
May 30, 2017 1:30 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
It was nearly two months ago that UrbanToronto provided an update on the construction status for Tridel's Alter. At that time, the tower floor plates were beginning to take shape, rising above the ... read more

Concrete Forming Begins Atop Residences of 488 University Ave.

Residences of 488 University Avenue, Amexon, Core Architects, Toronto
May 30, 2017 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the busy months since the Fall 2015 start of construction at Amexon Development Corporation's Residences of 488 University Avenue, we have witnessed significant progress for the impressive ... read more

38-Storey Residential Tower Proposed at 83 River Street

83 River Street by IBI Group Architects for Broccolini, Toronto
May 30, 2017 9:15 am | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
In mid-May, a rezoning and Official Plan amendment application were submitted to the City of Toronto for the construction of a 38-storey condominium with a 7-storey podium at the northeast corner ... read more

Revised Plan Progresses Diamante's Two-Tower Mirabella Condos

Mirabella Condominiums, Toronto, by Diamante Development, Scott Shields
May 29, 2017 1:38 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Set to add another pair of high-rise towers across the Humber River from Etobicoke's growing Humber Bay Shores area, Diamante Development' Mirabella Condominiums is continuing to move through the ... read more

Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex Grows Taller on Church

Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, Ryerson, Perkins + Will, Toronto
May 29, 2017 10:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Amidst steadily rising enrolment, Ryerson University has been aggressively expanding its Downtown Toronto facilities in recent years. The next building set to join the urban campus is the ... read more

Main and Main Propose 12-Storey Rental Building on St Clair W

908 St. Clair Avenue West by TACT Architecture for Main and Main, Toronto
May 26, 2017 3:56 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
At the northeast corner of St. Clair West and Alberta Avenue near Toronto's Corso Italia, construction is now underway on Main and Main's 12-storey rental building at 898-900 St. Clair Ave West. ... read more