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Ground Floor Taking Shape at Great Gulf's Monde Condominiums

Monde Condominiums, Great Gulf, Moshe Safdie, Quadrangle, Toronto
October 19, 2016 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It takes time to excavate the pits for new condos, and quite a while again to build the underground garage levels which act as foundations for the buildings that subsequently rise into the sky. ... read more

Mirvish+Gehry Prepares for Marketing, Seeks Site Plan Approval

Mirvish Gehry Toronto, Gehry Partners, Projectcore Inc.
October 18, 2016 4:34 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
It has been just over four years since architecture and skyscraper enthusiasts witnessed the unveiling of what will surely become some of Toronto's most iconic buildings. Set in the bustling ... read more

Site Plan Submitted for Phase Two of 'The Ravine' at York Mills

The Ravine, Toronto, by Urban Capital, ALIT, Rafael + Biguaskas Architects
October 18, 2016 1:58 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
After entering the market in early 2015, the second phase of Urban Capital and ALIT Developments' 'The Ravine' development has taken another step forward, with a site plan application for two ... read more

UPDATE: Diamond Schmitt-Designed Expansion in the Works for The Drake Hotel

Looking north across Queen, The Drake Hotel expansion, Toronto, Diamond Schmitt
October 18, 2016 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Since reopening in February 2004 as part of the rise of West Queen West, The Drake Hotel has served as one of the unofficial epicentres of Toronto's indie and hipster scene. While the property is ... read more

88 Storey Towers + More Proposed to Replace Chelsea Hotel

Chelsea Green, Condos, architectsAlliance, Great Eagle Holdings
October 17, 2016 5:02 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
Just over a year ago, it was announced that the largest hotel in Canada, the Eaton Chelsea, could see a massive redevelopment with four mixed-use towers replacing the existing hotel at 33 Gerrard ... read more

Shoring Activity in Full Swing at Site of Yonge & Rich Condos

Yonge & Rich Condos, Great Gulf, Toronto, architectsAlliance
October 17, 2016 1:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the November 2015 ground breaking ceremony for Great Gulf Homes' Yonge & Rich Condominiums, the Downtown Toronto development site on Richmond Street east of Yonge had until ... read more

Commercial Development Proposed for Lake Shore in Mimico

2409-2411 Lake Shore Blvd. West, C& Partners Architects Inc., Toronto
October 17, 2016 10:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Few areas of Toronto are seeing as much new development as the stretch of Lake Shore Boulevard that runs through South Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area, where new condominiums are now rising ... read more

Plans Revised for TAS Development at 77 River Street

77 River Street Condos, Toronto, Diamond Schmitt Architects, TAS Developments
October 14, 2016 5:03 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
In an area of Toronto that is rapidly transforming with new construction and development, the West Don Lands and surroundings look nearly unrecognizable from what it used to be just five years ... read more