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CityPlace Finally Getting Schools and Community Centre

Canoe Landing Centre in Concord CityPlace, Toronto, designed by ZAS Architects
September 13, 2017 2:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The densely built-up Concord CityPlace neighbourhood in Downtown Toronto is finally getting two schools, a child care centre, and a community centre, as sod was turned at the site this morning by ... read more

Two Cranes Raised as Forming Begins for The Met in Vaughan

The Met condos, Plaza, Berkeley, Vaughan, Quadrangle
September 13, 2017 1:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It is just under three months since we last visited the Vaughan construction site of Plaza and Berkeley's The Met, a 35-storey, Quadrangle-designed condominium and ... read more

Greenland to Build Towers at Lake Shore and Sherbourne

Greenland Group's 215 Lake Shore East, Toronto, design by Hariri Pontarini
September 12, 2017 5:35 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Greenland Group has filed for site plan approval for the first three towers at its FedEx Lands site at Lake Shore Boulevard East and Lower Sherbourne Street in Toronto's growing East Bayfront ... read more

Business Signings Announced at Daniels Waterfront

130 QQE, Daniels Waterfront, Toronto, RAW, Rafael + Bigauskas Architects
September 12, 2017 4:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is speeding along at the Jarvis and Queens Quay site of Daniels Waterfront - City of the Arts' first phase, a RAW and Rafael + Bigauskas Architects-designed office ... read more

Devron's The Vanguard Celebrates Ground Breaking

The Vanguard, Devron Developments, Kirkor Architects, Thornhill
September 12, 2017 3:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This morning, a crowd formed on the site of a recently-demolished retail plaza at Yonge and Grandview Avenue—just across the Toronto boundary in Thornhill—gathering at the future site ... read more

Mid-Rise Mixed Use Condominium Proposed near Jane & Finch

2839 Jane Street, Toronto, designed by Hatem Nassif for CTN Developments
September 12, 2017 2:44 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
A rezoning application has been submitted to the City of Toronto by CTN Developments for a proposed mixed use building just south of Finch Avenue on Jane Street. 2839 Jane Street is located on an ... read more

Work Begins for Waterworks Building Heritage Preservation

Waterworks Building redevelopment, MOD, Woodcliffe, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
September 12, 2017 11:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The wheels are in motion for MOD Developments and Woodcliffe Properties' much-anticipated adaptive reuse redevelopment of the heritage Waterworks Building at 505 ... read more

Worsley's Totem Condos Taking Shape on Dundonald Street

Totem Condos, Worsley Urban Partners, RAW Design, Toronto
September 11, 2017 4:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A condominium development in Toronto's Yonge and Wellesley area will soon add some architectural flare to the neighbourhood, while also adding a new entrance to Wellesley Station on the TTC's Line ... read more

River City 3 Nears Final Height as Exterior Details Take Shape

River City 3, RC3, Urban Capital, Saucier + Perrotte Architects, Toronto
September 11, 2017 10:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Now just 4 storeys shy of its final 29-storey height, Urban Capital Property Group's River City Condos Phase 3 continues to catch the eyes of passersby in Toronto's West Don ... read more

Less is More: The Evolution of Toronto's Booming Hotel Industry

51 Camden, Zinc, Alterra, Shim-Sutcliffe Architects, Toronto, hotels
September 8, 2017 5:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Early this year, UrbanToronto embarked on its most ambitious Growth to Watch For series to date, covering 840 developments happening across the city. With this comprehensive database, certain ... read more