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New Park Emerging Behind Plaza's Musée Condos

Musée Condos, Plaza, Toronto, Quadrangle, park, public realm
September 29, 2017 11:58 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is in full swing for a new public space in Toronto's King and Bathurst neighbourhood. With residents now moved in to Plaza's Musée, work has shifted to the construction of a ... read more

New Retirement Residence Taking Shape in Regent Park

The Sumach Chartwell, Daniels, Welltower, SvN Architects, Toronto, Regent Park
September 29, 2017 10:54 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Regent Park Revitalization has breathed new life into the area. Along with better affordable housing it has market housing, new recreational and cultural facilities, and new retail. Now, ... read more

Details Emerge For Major Redevelopment at Bloor & Dufferin

Bloor Dufferin, Capital, Metropia, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini, Giannone Petricone
September 28, 2017 5:11 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Capital Developments and Metropia have submitted an application to the City of Toronto for their proposal to redevelop the lands on the southwest corner of Bloor and Dufferin Streets in the city's ... read more

Rental Infill Proposed for Rexdale Tower-in-the-Park Site

41 Garfella Drive, Toronto, Ibrans Investments, Mataj Architects
September 28, 2017 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Despite still being a few more years before the planned Finch West LRT brings improved transit to northwestern Toronto, the first signs of anticipatory intensification are springing up in ... read more

Crane in Place, Below Grade Work Begins on 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, Toronto, Madison, State Building Group, Richmond Architects
September 28, 2017 12:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is heating up at the site of 609 Avenue Road by the State Building Group and Madison Homes, where a new 19-storey Richmond Architects-designed condo ... read more

Distinctive Curves Apparent as Aquavista at Bayside Takes Shape

Aquavista at Bayside, Toronto, Tridel, Hines, Arquitectonica, Kirkor
September 27, 2017 1:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Tridel and Hines' 5.3 hectare (13 acre) Bayside community is well underway on Toronto's waterfront, with first phase Aqualina now wrapping up, second phase Aquavista deep ... read more

Teeple-Designed Condo Proposed on Queensway East of Islington

859 The Queensway, Toronto, First Avenue, Latch, Teeple Architects
September 27, 2017 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Queensway in Etobicoke has been undergoing a slow but steady renewal in recent years, with recent additions like Hive Lofts and Qube Condos setting the stage for upcoming and future ... read more

Crane Removed and Cladding Progressing at ZIGG Condos

ZIGG Condos, Toronto, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Urban, Kirkor, St. Clair
September 27, 2017 10:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The newest mid-rise development along Toronto's St. Clair Avenue just west of Avenue Road is now topped out and partially clad, as construction brings Madison Homes and Fieldgate ... read more

Cladding Sealing Off Reserve Properties' Rise Condos

Rise Condos, Reserve Properties, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
September 26, 2017 3:47 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The last several months of construction activity have brought about plenty of progress at the site of Reserve Properties' Rise Condos, a 23-storey, Graziani + Corazza ... read more

Projecting Amenity Deck Emerging above Yonge and Eglinton

E Condos, Rosario Varacalli, Toronto, Bazis, Metropia, RioCan
September 26, 2017 12:06 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos, a new Rosario Varacalli-designed mixed-use complex taking shape at Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton ... read more

Exterior Expression Coming Together at 101 Erskine

101 Erskine, Tridel, Beaux Properties, CS&P, Toronto
September 26, 2017 10:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the recent topping out of Tridel and Beaux Properties' 101 Erskine Condos, the new 32-storey CS&P Architects-designed condominium tower continues to make its ... read more

Lotus Condos Rises Above Bayview Station on Sheppard

Lotus Condos, Chestnut Hill, Fortress RDI, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
September 25, 2017 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the just over 9 months since we last visited the North York site of Chestnut Hill Developments and Fortress Real Developments' Lotus Condos, plenty of work has been ... read more

Hot-Button Midtown Proposal Scaled Back with Resubmission

71 Redpath, Toronto, Benvenuto, Malen, NEUF, SMV, DTAH
September 25, 2017 3:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Yonge-Eglinton area is bursting at the seams with new development as the neighbourhood gears up for the 2021 opening of the Crosstown LRT. Among the many projects currently working their ... read more