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Photos Capture Cladding Installation at Award-Winning Studio Bell

National Music Centre, Calgary, Canada by Allied Works Architecture
November 5, 2015 12:00 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
In a recent article about landmark libraries around the world, we talked about the construction and high-quality design of the new Calgary Central Library which is currently emerging in ... read more

58-Storey Rental Tower Proposed in St. James Town

601 Sherbourne St. St James Town Redevelopment, Toronto
November 4, 2015 3:52 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
The Toronto neighbourhood of St. James Town, located just south of Bloor Street between Sherbourne and Parliament Streets, has amongst the highest residential densities in the country, and yet ... read more

On Site at Studio2 in the Entertainment District

Studio and Studio2, Toronto, by Aspen Ridge Homes, Quadrangle Architects
November 3, 2015 5:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Recently, UrbanToronto toured the nearly-complete Studio on Richmond, taking in the amenity areas and penthouse views of the 31-storey tower. While the building's first residents are already ... read more

Lower Units Coming Together at Gairloch's 383 Sorauren

383 Sorauren Avenue, Gairloch, Centrestone, Toronto
November 2, 2015 6:11 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Construction at 383 Sorauren Avenue continues at a strong pace as concrete reaches the third floor of the 10-storey condominium by Gairloch Developments and Centrestone ... read more

More Details Emerge on Massive 81-141 Bay Street Development

Bay Park Centre, Hines, Ivanhoé-Cambridge, Wilkinson Eyre, Toronto, 81-141 Bay
November 2, 2015 3:54 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
New details have been revealed through planning documents of the proposed Phase 2 of the Bay Park Centre at 141 Bay Street, one of downtown Toronto's most anticipated new office developments. ... read more

First Public Consultation Held for 75 The Esplanade

75 The Esplanade, architectsAlliance
November 2, 2015 12:42 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
More details regarding a proposed 34-storey condominium at 75 The Esplanade have been unveiled. Currently occupied by a surface commercial parking lot, the southwest corner of Church Street ... read more

West Block Brings Heritage and Modern Amenities Together

LakeShore Towers site, Concord Adex, Toronto
October 30, 2015 1:45 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Following the big reveal in August for what will soon become a vibrant destination at the northeast corner of Lake Shore and Bathurst, we're now getting a closer look into the mixed-use elements ... read more

Daniels' The Bartholomew Reaches Milestone in Regent Park

The Bartholomew, Quadrangle Architects, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto
October 30, 2015 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Work continues on the second and third phases of The Daniels Corporation's and Toronto Community Housing Corporation's (TCHC) ongoing revitalization of Toronto's Regent ... read more

Fuse Condos Adding Urban Character to Davenport Village

October 29, 2015 3:30 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
We have been extensively covering the different stages of construction of Fuse & Fuse2 Condos, situated on the northwest corner of the Dupont and Lansdowne intersection. Developed ... read more

Aerial Drone Video Shows Off Tridel's Metrogate Community

Tridel, Avani, Metrogate, Graziani + Corazza, The Sky Guys
October 29, 2015 11:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tridel's master-planned Metrogate community continues to grow near Kennedy and 401 in Scarborough. The community's fifth high-rise condominium tower, Avani, recently reached its final height, with ... read more

Mattamy/Biddington Announce Development at Yonge & Belsize

J. Davis House, Toronto, by Mattamy Homes and Biddington Homes,  Graziani + Cora
October 28, 2015 5:38 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The parking lot and empty storefronts that stand out against the otherwise lively stretch of Davisville at Yonge south of Belsize are finally set to make way for new development, as Mattamy Homes ... read more

Shoring Work Prepares King Blue Site for Big Dig

King Blue Condos, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Greenland Group
October 28, 2015 4:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Earlier this year, Greenland Group officially marked their entry into the Canadian housing market with a ceremonial groundbreaking at the site of King Blue, a condominium ... read more

SQ Condos Rises Above Grade as Alexandra Park Rebuild Progresses

SQ Condos, Tridel, Teeple Architects, Alexandra Park, Toronto
October 28, 2015 2:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the early success of the mixed-income renewal now underway in the Regent Park community, Toronto's Alexandra Park community is now being rebuilt too. A partnership ... read more

UrbanToronto Tours Entertaiment District's Studio on Richmond

Studio on Richmond, Toronto, by Aspen Ridge Homes, Quadrangle Architects
October 28, 2015 12:17 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With construction wrapping up at Studio on Richmond, UrbanToronto toured the 31-storey tower, already becoming home to the Entertainment District's newest residents. Taking in the amenities and ... read more

Construction Now Underway at Harmony Village Sheppard

Harmony Village Sheppard, Citycore Developments, Fortress Real Developments
October 27, 2015 5:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following this summer's ceremonial groundbreaking, construction is now well underway at Harmony Village Sheppard. With the first phase of the two-tower, 291-unit project by City Core Developments ... read more

Massive Pour Creates E Condos Foundation at Yonge and Eglinton

E Condos, Bazis, Metropia, RioCan, Yonge and Eglinton, Toronto
October 27, 2015 3:48 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
This past weekend, the excavation site for E Condos by Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan, marked a major milestone, as 3,300 cubic metres of concrete was poured to form the ... read more

New Retail Opens as One Park Place Rejuvenates Regent Park

One Park Place, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 26, 2015 12:36 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With a growing community of residents now calling One Park Place home, the Hariri Pontarini-designed development has brought a wealth of new homes to Toronto's revitalizing Regent Park ... read more

Phase 2 of Triumph's Howard Park Residences Soon to Begin

Howard Park Residences, Triumph Developments, RAW Design, Toronto
October 23, 2015 1:04 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Exterior construction has reached virtual completion at the site of Triumph Developments' Howard Park Residences, a new residential development located on Howard Park Avenue, between ... read more

Waterfront Toronto to Hold Final Port Lands Consultations

Waterfront Toronto, Port Lands Redevelopment, Toronto
October 23, 2015 12:35 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Beginning on November 14, Waterfront Toronto and the City of Toronto will host their final public consultation meetings in regards to plans now under way for the Port Lands. A public open ... read more

Eclectic Interiors on Offer at Striking Garrison Point

Garrison Point, Toronto, by Cityzen, Fernbrook, Diamondcorp
October 23, 2015 11:30 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Garrison Point—a five-tower development that looks to transform the face of the Ordnance Triangle—has been garnering attention for its ambitious scale and eye-catching design, with the ... read more