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Crane Up for Oxford's 40-Storey EY Tower in Downtown Toronto

EY Tower, 100 Adelaide West, Oxford Properties, Kohn Pedersen Fox, Toronto
May 26, 2014 4:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another major office tower will soon grace the skyline of Toronto's densely clustered Financial District, as a tower crane is now in place at the site of Oxford Properties' EY Tower. read more

Oben Flats aims to bring Style to Toronto Rental Market

May 26, 2014 2:45 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
In early May, Oben Flats Leslieville—a new development on Queen Street East—received Community Council approval, moving the project one step closer to breaking ground. This is one of ... read more

First Tower Floor Under Way at Backstage On The Esplanade

Backstage Esplanade, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint, Page + Steele, Toronto
May 26, 2014 1:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction on Backstage On The Esplanade will soon be climbing skyward, with the first of the building's typical tower floors now beginning to take shape. The 36-storey, Page + ... read more

Tower Floors Rising at Allied's Queen Richmond Centre West

Queen Richmond Centre West, QRC, Allied, Sweeny &Co, Stephenson Engineering
May 26, 2014 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Entertainment District is in the midst of transforming into a high-density residential hub with the addition of countless high-rise condominiums, some complete, and many under construction. ... read more

Construction Progressing at Studio and Studio2 on Richmond

Studio and Studio2 on Richmond Quadrangle Architects Aspen Ridge Homes Toronto
May 23, 2014 5:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on Aspen Ridge Homes’ Studio and Studio2 on Richmond over the past few months, as construction on the project continues to progress. ... read more

Theatre Park Condo Tops Off in the Entertainment District

Theatre Park, Lamb, Harhay, Niche, architectsAlliance, Toronto
May 23, 2014 1:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Of the many high-rise condominiums springing up from the ground in Toronto's Entertainment District, UrbanToronto readers have been paying especially close attention to a vitual instant landmark ... read more

A Trip to the Top of Great Gulf and Lifetime's X2 Condos

X2 Condominiums, Lifetime, Great Gulf Homes, Wallman Architects, Toronto
May 22, 2014 2:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Jarvis Street just south of Bloor, Great Gulf Homes and Lifetime Developments' X2 Condominiums is getting close to topping off, just next door to its somewhat shorter ... read more

Inspiration Lakeview Soon to Transform Mississauga Waterfront

Inspiration Lakeview master plan, City of Mississauga
May 21, 2014 4:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
For years, the main landmark of eastern Mississauga's primarily industrial waterfront were the quadruple smokestacks of Ontario Power Generation's Lakeview Generating Station, known by locals as ... read more

Carmelina Condos Tops Off at Woodbine and Danforth

Carmelina Condos, Tre Memovia, TACT Architecture, Arsenault Architect
May 21, 2014 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Subway stations have an proven ability to promote density, often acting as a catalyst for both residential and commercial development. Steps from Woodbine subway station, developer Tre ... read more

Plaza Planning New High-Rise Condo Steps from Wellesley Station

50 at Wellesley Station, Plaza, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
May 20, 2014 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Yonge Street corridor through Downtown Toronto continues to attract development, with an ever-increasing number of high-rise condominiums either proposed or already under construction in close ... read more

UPDATED: Trip to The Very Top of Canderel's Aura at College Park

Aura at College Park, Toronto, Canderel, Graziani + Corazza Architects
May 16, 2014 6:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Want a view of the lake? Of Toronto's downtown core? Of Downsview Airport? Of Humber Bay Shores? Of Bloor-Yorkville? How about leafy-green Queen's Park and the U of T? Or leafier-greener High ... read more

Taking in the Views from Lifetime's The Yorkville Condominiums

The Yorkville Condominiums, Lifetime Developments, Wallman Architects, Toronto
May 16, 2014 11:44 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Yesterday, we took you around the inside of Lifetime Developments' The Yorkville Condominiums, a 31-storey, Wallman Architects-designed residential tower currently under ... read more

Sleek Exterior Comes Together at Daniels' NY2 Condos in North York

NY2 Condominiums The Daniels Corporation Core Architects Rent to Own Toronto
May 15, 2014 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have paid close attention to the progress of The Daniels Corporation’s NY2 Condos, a 7-storey, Core Architects-designed condominium, now in its final stages ... read more

Touring Lifetime's The Yorkville Condominiums

The Yorkville Condominiums, Lifetime Developments, Wallman Architects, Toronto
May 15, 2014 12:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on Lifetime Developments' The Yorkville Condominiums for quite some time now. Heading for an ultimate height of 31 storeys, the Wallman ... read more

Symmetry Introducing 5468796 Architecture to Toronto

May 14, 2014 9:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Symmetry Developments in partnership with Fortress Real Developments are bringing 5468796, one of Canada's most exciting young architectural firms, to Toronto for the first time for a townhome ... read more

Demolition Work Begins for Phase Three at Regent Park

Regent Park Phase Three, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto Community Housing
May 14, 2014 7:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The third phase of Toronto's Regent Park Revitalization plan kicked off today as demolition commenced on a group of aging townhouses near Blevins Place and Shuter Street. The oldest and largest ... read more

INDX Condos Set to Climb into Financial Core Skyline

INDX Condos, Lifetime, Centrecourt Developments, Page+Steele/IBI Group
May 13, 2014 12:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
More around-the-clock life is coming to Toronto's Financial District as construction continues on INDX Condos. The residential tower by Lifetime Developments and CentreCourt ... read more

Streetcar Developments Purchases Broadview Hotel on Queen East

Broadview Hotel, Streetcar Developments, Jilly's Condos, Toronto
May 13, 2014 11:20 am | by Craig White | Comments
Streetcar Developments, responsible for such condo loft projects as The Carnaby at Queen and Dufferin and The Carlaw and The Taylor at Dundas and Carlaw, has purchased the historic Broadview Hotel ... read more

Exterior Details Alter Alterra's Post House Condominiums

Post House Condominiums, Alterra Group, Wallman Architects, Toronto
May 12, 2014 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction continues on Post House Condos by Alterra Group of Companies; a 21-storey, Wallman Architects-designed condominium project rising behind the site of Toronto's ... read more

Nicholas Residences Tops Off at Yonge and St. Mary

Nicholas Residences, Urban Capital, ALIT Developments, Core Architects
May 12, 2014 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
High-rise development in and around Toronto's Yonge Street corridor is continuing at fever pitch, as yet another condominium tower has recently topped off in the area. Urban Capital Property ... read more