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Sweeny &Co Proposes 14-Storey Queen/Dufferin Development

6 Noble Street, Toronto, Sweeny &Co Architects Inc.
September 16, 2016 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just west of the Queen Street West and Dufferin Street intersection in Toronto's Parkdale neighbourhood, a new proposal spearheaded by Dermot Sweeny of Sweeny &Co Architects ... read more

Decorative Elements of EY Tower's Exterior Being Revealed

EY Tower (right) viewed from Nathan Phillips Square, image by Marcus Mitanis
September 15, 2016 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In a city where rectilinear "boxy" developments are the norm, few ongoing Toronto high-rise projects have captured the imagination of local architecture buffs quite like Oxford ... read more

Three-Tower Mixed-Use Development Tabled for 3450 Dufferin

3450 Dufferin Street, image retrieved from submission to City of Toronto
September 13, 2016 5:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A major intensification has been proposed for a large site at 3450 Dufferin Street, located opposite Dufferin Street from Yorkdale Shopping Centre, just south of Highway 401. Currently occupied by ... read more

Demolition Wipes Slate Clean for Two Dundas & Jarvis Towers

Dundas Square Gardens, Gupta, Grid Condos, CentreCourt, Toronto
September 12, 2016 3:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Fuelled by surging land values and a short supply of student housing, urban renewal is coming to Toronto's Jarvis and Dundas intersection. read more

Exterior Taking Shape at U of T's Daniels Architecture Building

John H. Daniels Faculty of Architecture, Landscape, and Design, Toronto
September 12, 2016 11:04 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction activity continues to transform the 1875-built former Knox College building at 1 Spadina Crescent. Soon to become the new home of the U of T's John H. Daniels Faculty of ... read more

Revised 65-Storey 1 Eglinton East Proposal Submitted to City

1 Eglinton East, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini, Davpart
September 9, 2016 4:23 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following a review of comments from Toronto's Planning Department and the City's Design Review Panel in particular, a revised proposal for a mixed-use tower at Yonge and Eglinton has been ... read more

177 Front East: New Design Emerges in Site Plan Application

177 Front Street East, by Pemberton Group, Wallman Architects
September 8, 2016 12:07 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
When a settlement between the City of Toronto and the developer was reached at the OMB earlier this year, the drawn out development saga at 177 Front Street East took a major step forward. Sold to ... read more

Crane Installed for Aragon's Enigma on the Park

Crane installed at the site of Enigma on the Park, image by smably
September 8, 2016 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park has reached a milestone in Toronto's Bloor and Lansdowne area. The last time we checked in on the progress of the ... read more

Teeple-Designed Condo Proposed by Alterra for Eastern Avenue

18 Eastern Avenue, image retrieved from submission to City of Toronto
September 7, 2016 4:09 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A proposal was submitted to the City of Toronto Planning Department earlier this week for a 13-storey condominium and townhome development at 18 Eastern Avenue by the Alterra Group ... read more