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Newly Installed Cladding Hints at Alter's architectsAlliance Design

Alter by architectsAlliance for Tridel, Toronto
May 30, 2017 2:30 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
It was nearly two months ago that UrbanToronto provided an update on the construction status for Tridel's Alter. At that time, the tower floor plates were beginning to take shape, rising above the ... read more

Concrete Forming Begins Atop Residences of 488 University Ave.

Residences of 488 University Avenue, Amexon, Core Architects, Toronto
May 30, 2017 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the busy months since the Fall 2015 start of construction at Amexon Development Corporation's Residences of 488 University Avenue, we have witnessed significant progress for the impressive ... read more

38-Storey Residential Tower Proposed at 83 River Street

83 River Street by IBI Group Architects for Broccolini, Toronto
May 30, 2017 10:15 am | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
In mid-May, a rezoning and Official Plan amendment application were submitted to the City of Toronto for the construction of a 38-storey condominium with a 7-storey podium at the northeast corner ... read more

Revised Plan Progresses Diamante's Two-Tower Mirabella Condos

Mirabella Condominiums, Toronto, by Diamante Development, Scott Shields
May 29, 2017 2:38 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Set to add another pair of high-rise towers across the Humber River from Etobicoke's growing Humber Bay Shores area, Diamante Development' Mirabella Condominiums is continuing to move through the ... read more

Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex Grows Taller on Church

Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex, Ryerson, Perkins + Will, Toronto
May 29, 2017 11:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Amidst steadily rising enrolment, Ryerson University has been aggressively expanding its Downtown Toronto facilities in recent years. The next building set to join the urban campus is the ... read more

Main and Main Propose 12-Storey Rental Building on St Clair W

908 St. Clair Avenue West by TACT Architecture for Main and Main, Toronto
May 26, 2017 4:56 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
At the northeast corner of St. Clair West and Alberta Avenue near Toronto's Corso Italia, construction is now underway on Main and Main's 12-storey rental building at 898-900 St. Clair Ave West. ... read more

E Condos Grows Taller as Cladding Installation Reveals Details

Bazis, Metropia, RioCan, E Condos, Rosario Varacalli, Toronto
May 26, 2017 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It is just shy of two months since we last checked in on the construction progress of Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos, though over the past few weeks, the Rosario ... read more

Century-Old Icon Reborn in Scarborough's Guildwood Area

The Guild Inn, Dynamic Hospitality, Peter Pascaris, Giancarlo Garofalo
May 26, 2017 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was 1914 when Colonel Harold Bickford constructed an Arts and Crafts-style manor in what is now Scarborough's Guildwood Park neighbourhood, though after a full century of changes in ownership ... read more

OAA Cautions Against Demolition of Davisville Jr. Public School

Davisville Jr. Public School Redevelopment, Toronto, by TDSB
May 26, 2017 12:05 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Adding some weight to the movement to save Toronto's Davisville Jr. Public School from impending demolition, the Ontario Association of Architects (OAA) is pushing the Province to instead consider ... read more

Cladding Installed as YC Condos Rising on Yonge at College

YC Condos, Toronto, Canderel, Graziani + Corazza Architects
May 25, 2017 4:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the roughly three months since our most recent construction update covering Canderel's YC Condos, much progress has been made on the 198-metre high Graziani + Corazza ... read more

Revised Plan Tabled for 18-Storey Office Building at 65 King East

65 King Street East, Carttera, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Toronto
May 25, 2017 3:45 pm | by Matthew Derohanessian | Comments
Newly revised plans have been submitted for a proposed 18-storey office development at 65 King Street East in Downtown Toronto. Developed by Carttera Private Equities and designed by Page + Steele ... read more