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New Community Space Quietly Blooms at Holy Blossom Temple

Holy Blossom Temple, Diamond Schmitt Architects, Toronto
August 22, 2018 11:45 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
From Bathurst Street, the view is much as it always was. South of Eglinton, the stately and reassuringly weighty concrete exterior of Chapman and Oxley's 1938 design still draws the eye on the ... read more

Greenland's King Blue Rising Tall in the Entertainment District

King Blue Condos, Greenland Canada, IBI Group Architects, Toronto
August 22, 2018 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The latest development now rising into the skyline of Toronto's Entertainment District, Greenland Group's King Blue, has been steadily growing taller at the intersection of King ... read more

TRCA Proposes New Timber-Built Head Office on Shoreham Drive

TRCA headquarters, Toronto, ZAS, Bucholz McEvoy Architects
August 21, 2018 4:39 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is planning a new headquarters to be built on Shoreham Drive just west of York University's main campus in northwestern Toronto and beside the ... read more

B+H Architects Selected to Design New SickKids Tower

Hospital for Sick Children, SickKids, Patient Support Centre, B+H, Toronto
August 21, 2018 3:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Earlier this year, we looked at a plan by The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) to redevelop their 1983-built 8-storey Elizabeth McMaster Building, located on the corner of Elm and ... read more

City of Toronto and Cresford Settle on Zoning for YSL Residences

YSL Residences - Yonge Street Living, Toronto, designed by KPF for Cresford
August 21, 2018 11:42 am | by Craig White | Comments
The City of Toronto and Cresford Developments have settled on a new plan for YSL Residences on Yonge Street at Gerrard in the city's Downtown. The condominium tower was proposed as a 98-storey, ... read more

Bold Finishes Enclosing E Condos at Yonge and Eglinton

E Condos, Toronto, designed by Rosario Varacalli for Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan
August 20, 2018 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is progressing through the late stages at the site of Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos, a pair of Rosario Varacalli-designed residential towers in ... read more

Residential Tower Construction Beginning at The Well

The Well, Toronto, Diamond Corp, RioCan, Allied, Tridel, Woodbourne
August 20, 2018 3:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Things are heating up at The Well, Toronto's largest construction site, where a community of seven towers will soon rise between Wellington and Front streets west of Spadina Avenue. Led ... read more

Sixty Colborne Podium Cladding Adds Colour to King and Church

Sixty Colborne, Freed, Carttera, architectsAlliance, Toronto
August 20, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The installation of exterior finishings is bringing Freed Developments and Carttera Private Equities' Sixty Colborne Condos closer to the look advertised in ... read more

Excavation Making Steady Progress at Mississauga Square Site

Mississauga Square, Plaza, Turner Fleischer Architects, Bryon Patton
August 20, 2018 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the early stages of construction for Plaza's Mississauga Square since crews from TMG Builders started to mobilize at the ... read more