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Five Developers to Build Over 2,000 New Mixed-Income Rentals

Affordable Housing, Toronto, West Don Lands, Cherry, Mill, Grenville, Grosvenor
April 30, 2018 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In September 2017, Toronto Mayor John Tory and Ontario Minister of Housing Peter Milczyn were joined by other municipal and provincial representatives to announce the start of a process to ... read more

Mid-Rise Condo at 183 Avenue Road Resubmitted for Rezoning

183 Avenue Road, K P Isberg Construction, BBB Architects, Toronto
April 30, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A December 2016 proposal from K P Isberg Construction Inc. sought rezoning to allow an 11-storey boutique condo development at 183 Avenue Road, just north of Davenport. After review by ... read more

Estonian Cultural Centre Proposed at Bloor & Spadina

Estonian Cultural Centre, Kongats Architects, Estonian Credit Union, Toronto
April 27, 2018 5:08 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
As Toronto's downtown core continues its rapid densification, occasionally a project pops up to remind us that not all downtown development is in the form of high-rises, and that cultural ... read more

11-Storey Development Proposed on Kingston Road in Birch Cliff

Lifestyle Developments, KLM Planning Partnerships, Kingston Road, Birch Cliff
April 27, 2018 12:26 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
The Birch Cliff community in Toronto’s east end along Kingston Road sees proposal for an 11-storey mid-rise building with 182 residential units, underground parking, and retail at ground level. read more

Cladding Underway at First Phase of Riverside Square

Riverside Square, Streetcar, Dream, RAW, Toronto
April 27, 2018 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Redevelopment of the area west of the lower stretch of Don River has created a new neighbourhood for Toronto over the last several years, now it's the east side of the river that's beginning to ... read more

Exterior Finishes Coming Together for River City 3

River City 3, RC3, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte, ZAS, Toronto
April 26, 2018 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third—and most architecturally ambitious—phase of Urban Capital Property Group's River City community is closing in on completion in Toronto's West Don Lands. Since topping out at 29 ... read more

Work on Public Realm Starts as Daniels Waterfront Progresses

Daniels Waterfront, Lighthouse Tower East and West, Giannone Petricone, Toronto
April 26, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Finishing touches are being put in place for the first phase of Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts, where a new 280,000 ft² office condominium development is gearing up for a ... read more

Construction Begins on Expansion at Michael Garron Hospital

Michael Garron Hospital Expansion by EllisDon, B+H and Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
April 25, 2018 4:23 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
Construction has begun on a new and modern patient tower expansion at Michael Garron Hospital in East York. With a $436.2 million investment from the Ontario government, the hospital will see ... read more

Excavated Pit Grows Larger for Vita on the Lake in Etobicoke

Vita on the Lake, Vita Two, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
April 25, 2018 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of Toronto's fastest-changing skylines can be found in Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area, where a new tower seems to rise from the horizon every few months. The area's skyline is currently ... read more

Plans Redesigned for Residential Proposal at 507 Kingston Road

507-511 Kingston Road, architectsAlliance, Ferris + Associates Inc, Toronto
April 25, 2018 10:22 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A late 2016 proposal seeking an Official Plan Amendment and rezoning to allow a mid-rise residential development in Toronto's Upper Beaches area has resurfaced with some significant revisions. The ... read more

Plans Resubmitted for Empire's 'Maverick' on Restaurant Row

Maverick, Empire Communities, IBI Group Architects, Toronto
April 24, 2018 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The high-rise redevelopment of Toronto's 'Restaurant Row' block of King Street has been brewing for years, with the block of theatre-friendly restaurants part of assemblies for two adjacent ... read more

Work Continues on new Facilities at York University

York University, CannonDesign, Toronto
April 24, 2018 3:50 pm | by Nicholas Del Prete | Comments
Recently better connected to the city wth the opening of the Spadina subway extension, York University continues to improve its campus with new academic, residential, and support facilities. read more