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Finishing Touches Completing the Look of Women's College Hospital

Women's College Hospital, Perkins Eastman Black, IBI Group Architects, Toronto
June 11, 2015 5:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over one century after the opening of Women's College Hospital, the rebuilding of the hospital near Bay and College is closing in on the final stages of its complete redevelopment. Designed ... read more

Construction Progressing at U of T's Jackman Law Expansion

Jackman Law Expansion, University of Toronto, Hariri Pontarini, B+H Architects
June 10, 2015 4:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The University of Toronto is in the process of expanding its Faculty of Law with a new modern structure, while restoring the attached neoclassical 1902 Flavelle House, which has been ... read more

INDX Condos Beginning to Impact Financial District Skyline

INDX Condos, Lifetime Developments,Page+Steele / IBI Group Architects
June 10, 2015 11:53 am | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
Located in the heart of Downtown Toronto, INDX Condos sets out to bring new life to a corner of the core where street life is lacking outside of business hours. The CentreCourt ... read more

Exterior Framing Being Installed At Tableau Condominiums

Tableau Condos,Wallman Architects, Cecconi Simone , ALIT Developments
June 9, 2015 3:55 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
There are many developments rising within the GTA, especially in the Entertainment District. Tableau Condos by Urban Capital Property Group, Malibu Investments, and ALIT Developments, ... read more

Striking Balcony Glazing Identifies Cresford's Casa II Condos

Casa, Cresford Developments, architectsAlliance, Toronto
June 9, 2015 11:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mid-rise offices and apartments and quaint Victorian houses used to be the dominant built forms of Charles Street East in Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville area, though in recent years demand for new ... read more

Tridel's Ten York Street Condos Approach Grade

Ten York Street Condos, Tridel, Wallman Architects, Toronto
June 9, 2015 10:30 am | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
In the next few weeks Ten York Street Condos, designed by Wallman Architects for Tridel, will reach grade. This will be a major milestone for what will eventually become a 735 ft, ... read more

Regent Park South Community Centre Progressing to Fall Opening

Toronto Community Housing Corporation, The Daniels Corporation,Regent Park South
June 8, 2015 1:18 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
The Regent Park community has seen a lot of changes over the nine years of the revitalization currently being undertaken by the Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) and The Daniels ... read more

Exhibit Residences Continue to Rise Across from the ROM

Exhibit Residences, Bazis, Metropia, Plaza, Rosario Varacalli, Toronto
June 8, 2015 11:13 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Several months have passed since our last update on the construction of Metropia, Bazis, and Plaza's Exhibit Residences, a new condominium tower located on Bloor Street West directly across from ... read more

Future Park Shape Revealed as Plaza's Musée Rises in King West

Musée Condos, Plaza, Quadrangle Architects
June 5, 2015 4:02 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
Located just east of Bathurst on Adelaide Street West, Plaza's Musée Condos is now starting to rise above street level. Designed by Quadrangle Architects, the 17-storey development ... read more

Concord CityPlace Schooner Finds New Home at Fort York

The vessel is lowered onto a flatbed truck, image by Marcus Mitanis
June 4, 2015 4:23 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The MS Jadran, more commonly known as Captain John's Seafood Restaurant, set sail last Thursday destined for the scrapyard. This week however, a 19th century schooner uncovered at Concord ... read more

Finishing Touches Tying Theatre Park Together

Theatre Park condos, architectsAlliance, Lamb, Harhay, Niche, Toronto
June 4, 2015 12:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As residents continue to populate Lamb Development Corp, Niche Development, and Harhay Developments' new Theatre Park condominium in Toronto's Entertainment ... read more

Touring Tridel's Argento Condos at Don Mills

Argento, Toronto by Tridel, Rafael + Bigauskas Architects
June 3, 2015 4:52 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Away from the congestion and rush of downtown, Argento Condos—set to be move-in ready by July 20th—overlooks the picturesque greenery of Don Mills, as a full panorama of the Toronto skyline ... read more

Streetcar Developments' The Taylor Revealing its Form in Leslieville

The Taylor, The Carlaw, Streetcar Developments, TACT Architecture
June 3, 2015 1:22 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
Located a short distance east of Downtown Toronto, the Leslieville neighborhood is the site of two side-by-side projects from Streetcar Developments called The Taylor and The ... read more

Pace Condos Approaching Top-Off at Jarvis and Dundas

Great Gulf Homes, Pace Condos, Diamond Schmitt Architects
June 3, 2015 12:50 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
Located at the southwest corner of Jarvis and Dundas, Great Gulf Homes' recent development, Pace Condos is nearing its topping off. At the time of our last update, we saw the cladding ... read more

Finishing Touches Continue as Residents Move into Ivory on Adelaide

Ivory on Adelaide condos, Plaza, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
June 2, 2015 4:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Most of the construction workers responsible for building Plaza's Ivory on Adelaide have been supplanted by residents as the final elements of work are wrapping up for the ... read more

New Library Opens at Scarborough Civic Centre

Scarborough Civic Centre Library, LGA Architectural Partners
June 2, 2015 2:03 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On May 20th, the Scarborough Civic Centre Library officially opened to the public. UrbanToronto was on hand to photograph the festivities and get a first-hand look at the completed project, as ... read more

Construction of HNR Dundas Square Tower Progressing

HNR Dundas Square Tower, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
June 2, 2015 12:57 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been a few months since we last checked in on the construction progress of HNR Properties' HNR Dundas Square Tower, rising on Victoria Street, immediately south of Dundas Square. ... read more

Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization Progressing

Nathan Phillips Square Revitalization, Pirkins + Will, Plant Architects
June 1, 2015 4:20 pm | by Michael Bahiru | Comments
It has now been exactly 50 years since Nathan Philips Square opened to the public. In the years that followed its opening the square would be the hub of municipal politics, a centre for ... read more

Work Progresses at Balliol Park Rentals near Yonge & Davisville

Balliol Park, Toronto by Shiplake Management Company, Diamond Schmitt Architects
June 1, 2015 3:35 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The Yonge & Davisville area has long been one of Midtown Toronto's densest residential communities, with a large cluster of high-rise development dating back to a previous construction boom in ... read more

Ground Broken for City Core's Harmony Village Sheppard

June 1, 2015 2:45 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Over the weekend, Harmony Village Sheppard by City Core Developments and Fortress Real Developments, celebrated its ground-breaking ceremony in style. Outfitted with a gleaming white ... read more