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Waterview Condominiums Now Topping Off in Grimsby

Waterview Condominiums, LJM Developments, Icon Architects, Grimsby
June 15, 2016 10:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's hot real estate market continues to foster new development, though rising prices within the city limits have become increasingly exclusionary, forcing many buyers to look beyond the 416 ... read more

Mirvish Village: Updated Plan Praised, Criticized at Consultation

Mirvish Village, Toronto, by Westbank Corp., Henriquez Partners Architects
June 14, 2016 4:23 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
By 6:30 PM, the crowd at the Bickford Centre was spilling out into the courtyard. Inside, the presentations weren't due to start for another hour, and the place was already packed. The hallway ... read more

Fuse2 Condos Now Topped Off on Davenport Village Skyline

Fuse Condos, Toronto, Barrett Architect, Burka, Neudorfer Corporation
June 14, 2016 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction activity has recently attained another milestone at the Davenport Village site of Neudorfer Corporation's Fuse and Fuse2 Condos. Following the topping off the Barrett ... read more

Colourful Cladding Appears at LJM's Appleby Gardens in Burlington

Appleby Gardens Condominiums, LJM Developments, Icon Architects, Burlington
June 14, 2016 11:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
More often than not, suburban development in the Greater Toronto Area comes in the form of subdivision housing, a model which is gradually being supplanted by projects with more urban inspiration. ... read more

875 Queen East Brings Mid-Rise Density to Leslieville

875 Queen Street East, Toronto, by Harhay Developments, OFFICEArchitecture
June 14, 2016 10:18 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Past the Don Valley and the rail tracks beyond, Toronto's Leslieville neighbourhood remains a mostly low-rise community. Eschewing much of the high-rise construction boom concentrated to its west, ... read more

Excavation in Full Swing at The Craftsman in Mississauga

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK Group of Companies, SMV Architects
June 14, 2016 9:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A full year since the project's June 2015 ground breaking ceremony, the massive 4.4 acre site of The Craftsman Condominium Residences by the VANDYK group of companies is ... read more

Construction Peeks Above Grade at Sixty Colborne Condos

Sixty Colborne, Toronto, by Freed, Carterra Private Equities, architectsAlliance
June 13, 2016 4:05 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Over a year and a half into construction, Freed and Carttera's Sixty Colborne Condos is now emerging above grade at the Downtown Toronto intersection of Church and King Streets. With the 25-storey ... read more

47-Storey Charles Street Condo Recommended For Approval

The Manhattan, Toronto, by Aspen Ridge Homes, Quadrangle Architects
June 13, 2016 11:00 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In late 2014, a 52-storey condo tower was proposed for Toronto's 68 Charles Street East, rising above a cluster of heritage buildings that sit on the northwest corner of Church and Charles. While ... read more

Mid-Rise Proposal Tabled for 4569 Kingston Road in Scarborough

4569 Kingston Road, Toronto, Scarborough, Onespace Unlimited
June 13, 2016 9:50 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A proposal to redevelop a two-storey house-turned-commercial structure and surrounding parking lot at 4569 Kingston Road, a short distance east of Morningside Avenue in Scarborough, has ... read more

Freed Proposes Massive Multi-Tower Development in Mimico

Grand Park Village, Freed, architectsAlliance, Toronto, Mimico
June 10, 2016 3:19 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Earlier this week, a major proposal from Freed Developments was submitted to the City of Toronto for a multi-property site at 10 Audley Street near Mimico GO Station in the Toronto suburb of ... read more

New Low-Rise Retail Buildings Proposed on Yorkville Avenue

First Capital Holdings, 106-108 Yorkville, Audax Architecture, Toronto
June 10, 2016 12:44 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
In the midst of a high-rise boom in Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville area, a more modestly scaled proposal has been put forward by First Capital Realty to construct two low-rise commercial buildings ... read more

Design Evolving for 40-storey Rental at Dundas and Aukland

Dundas & Aukland, Diamond Schmitt Architects, Main and Main, Toronto
June 9, 2016 3:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans for a large-scale rental and retail development in Toronto's Six Points area are evolving, as developer Main and Main apply for Site Plan Control. Now known under the working title of Dundas ... read more

Cladding Installation Progressing at Bartholomew Condos

The Bartholomew, Daniels, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
June 9, 2016 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the weeks since we last checked in on The Daniels Corporation's The Bartholomew, substantial progress has been made on the Quadrangle Architects-designed condominium and townhome ... read more

Cement Plant Site Part of The Junction's Transformation

43 Junction Road, Cusimano Architect, Toronto
June 9, 2016 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Named for the local convergence of railway lines, "The Junction" was historically a working class neighbourhood of Toronto fuelled by the industries that located next to the rails. Discovery by ... read more

Scale Model Highlights Inviting Public Realm at Central Park Ajax

Central Park Ajax, LeMine Investment Group, Kirkor Architects, Myles Burke
June 8, 2016 10:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Rising Toronto home prices continue to foster new investment potential in surrounding municipalities such as Ajax, where increased GO Transit service is improving connectivity with the ... read more

New Retirement Residence Breaks Ground in Regent Park

The Sumach by Chartwell, Welltower, Daniels, SMV Architects, Toronto
June 7, 2016 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another development has started construction in Toronto's Regent Park community following this morning's official ground breaking for The Sumach by Chartwell. Located at the southwest corner ... read more

Construction Underway at Hill and Dale Residences on Yonge

Hill and Dale Residences, Toronto, by Old Stonehenge, Clifton Blake Group
June 7, 2016 12:51 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With hoarding now surrounding the site, and work on the existing structure underway, Toronto's Hill and Dale Residences is officially under construction. Located on the east side of Yonge Street ... read more