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Urban Design Plans Reveal Potential Phasing At The Well

The Well, HPA, AAA, BDP, aA, CCA, Wallman, RioCan, Allied, Tridel, Diamond Corp
April 5, 2017 5:23 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
One of the projects in the Downtown Toronto development pipeline most anticipated on the UrbanToronto Forum is The Well. A massive redevelopment of the former Globe and Mail headquarters site at ... read more

Tower Floors Taking Shape at Tridel's Alter on Church Street

Alter, Tridel, architectsAlliance, Toronto, Church Street
April 5, 2017 12:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the weeks since we last visited the site of Tridel's Alter, plenty of work has been accomplished for the 33-storey architectsAlliance-designed condominium tower taking shape at ... read more

KingSett & Bentall Kennedy's 2 St. Thomas Tops Off in Yorkville

2 St. Thomas, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Kingsett Capital, Bentall Kennedy
April 4, 2017 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Bentall Kennedy and KingSett Capital's 2 St. Thomas reached an important milestone last week, when representatives from the two developers gathered to celebrate ... read more

High-Rise Plan Complicates Davisville's Thorny Planning Context

1951 Yonge, Toronto, by Times Group, Core Architects
April 4, 2017 2:29 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
At the northeast corner of Yonge and Davisville, the 1894 Davisville General Store and Post Office building—now home to one of Midtown Toronto's many Starbucks outposts—could come to be surrounded ... read more

E Condos Making Significant Progress in Midtown Toronto

E Condos, Bazis, RioCan, Metropia, Rosaria Varacalli, Toronto
April 4, 2017 1:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction at Midtown Toronto's most ambitious active development site continues to progress. Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos is adding a 58-storey condominium ... read more

Big Plans in Store for the Transformation of Don Mills & Eglinton

Don Mills Crossing, City of Toronto, Wynford Green, Toronto
April 3, 2017 4:25 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
The construction of Toronto's Crosstown LRT is bringing sweeping transformation to Eglinton Avenue, as the imminent arrival of new rapid transit is spurring development and densification from ... read more

Topping Off March 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off March 2017: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
April 3, 2017 11:02 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With another busy month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk now behind us, we round up March 2017's hottest stories, dataBase files, and Forum threads. Our Top Ten News ... read more

Growth To Watch For 2017: Toronto's Central Waterfront

Bay Park Centre, Wilkinson Eyre, AAA, Hines, Ivanhoe Cambridge, Toronto
March 31, 2017 6:00 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
This is it! After three months worth of our Growth To Watch For 2017 stories, we have arrived at the twenty-first and final instalment in the series. Having finished up in the Downtown Core at the ... read more

Angular Form Emerging at Urban Capital's Smart House

Smart House, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 31, 2017 4:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new eastern bookend to Toronto's popular Queen West shopping district is now rising above its neighbours on the south side of the street, just west of Osgoode Station. Construction of Urban ... read more