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Below Grade Levels Begin for Beech House on Kingston Road

Beech House, Toronto, Mitchell & Associates, Richard Ziegler Architect
February 23, 2017 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A walkable stretch of Kingston Road is getting a new boost of residential density, with construction underway at the site of Mitchell & Associates' Beech House. Located a few blocks ... read more

Two Towers at Oxford's Richmond Adelaide Centre To Be Reclad

Richmond Adelaide Centre, WZMH Architects, Oxford Properties, Toronto
February 23, 2017 12:00 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
According to the CBRE, vacancies in Toronto's Downtown office market are now at a record low. Despite numerous new office developments completing this year, including The Globe and Mail ... read more

Growth To Watch For 2017: Central Scarborough

Brimley & Progress Towers, A & Associates Architects, Atria Development
February 22, 2017 6:00 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
Following our recent review of what's going on in Northern Scarborough, we continue our early-year development trip through the 416 with another instalment of our Growth To Watch ... read more

18-Year, Multi-Tower Planning Saga Continues in Scarborough

Brimley & Progress, Toronto, by Atria Developments A& Architects
February 22, 2017 5:20 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Fenced off by a low-slung wire perimeter, the southwest corner of Brimley Road and Progress Avenue has remained an inconspicuous corner of Toronto in the last decades. Even as the Scarborough ... read more

50-Storey Residential Tower Proposed on Jarvis Street

319-323 Jarvis Street Residence, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
February 22, 2017 5:10 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
If the last decade has given any lessons for predicting Toronto's growth and development, it's that not unreasonable to expect the unexpected. Projects have been proposed and approved in parts of ... read more

Richmond Hill: 8-Storey Yonge Street Project Appealed to OMB

10217 Yonge, Richmond Hill, Architecture Unfolded
February 22, 2017 1:13 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Well north of the City of Toronto's boundary at Steeles Avenue, a Richmond Hill stretch of Yonge Street is subject to a development application to build an 8-storey residential building. Now ... read more

New Proposals Envision Cherry Street as High-Rise Corridor

3C Waterfront Project in Lower Don Lands in Downtown Toronto
February 21, 2017 5:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On either side of the Keating Channel, Toronto's Cherry Street could be remade as the spine of a dense, mixed-use new community. Just north of the Channel, a renewed development application was ... read more

Streetcar's The Southwood Taking Shape in The Upper Beach

The Southwood, Toronto, TACT Architecture, Streetcar Developments
February 21, 2017 4:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
An interesting mid-rise development is taking shape at Toronto's Kingston Road and Main Street intersection, where two nearby buildings with common branding will soon be adding new life to the ... read more

Cladding Installation Underway at Ryerson's Jarvis St Residence

Jarvis Street Residence, Page+Steele/IBI Group, Ryerson University, Toronto
February 21, 2017 2:12 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
A school with a constantly growing student population, Ryerson University has undertaken many initiatives to tackle the ever challenging issue of providing student housing. Although long regarded ... read more

Kingston&Co Condos Making an Impact in Toronto's East End

Kingston&Co Condominiums, TAS, Main and Main, Teeple, Toronto
February 21, 2017 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the seven months since we last covered the construction of TAS and Main and Main Developments' Kingston&Co. Condominiums, the Teeple Architects-designed mid-rise development has grown ... read more

Growth to Watch for 2017: North Scarborough

SteelesTech Campus, Giannone Petricone, STC Investments Nominee, Toronto
February 17, 2017 5:58 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
This instalment of our Growth to Watch For series follow our North York Centre and Willowdale instalment and continues our eastward push into Scarborough, exploring the northern half of the ... read more

Cladding Installation Begins as Axiom Condos' Tower Floors Rise

Axiom Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Greenpark, Fieldgate Homes
February 17, 2017 5:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just east of Sherbourne, a rapidly intensifying block of Adelaide Street East will soon see another infusion of residential density, as construction progresses on Greenpark ... read more