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7 St. Thomas: Hariri Pontarini Design Delivers Unique Presence

7 St. Thomas, Toronto, by St. Thomas Commercial Developments, Hariri Pontarini
December 6, 2016 4:35 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"I haven't noticed it." That's the response Patrick J. Quigley typically gets when discussing the development at Toronto's 7 St. Thomas. "Are you sure it's at Bay and Bloor?" is a typical ... read more

Revised Design Unveiled for Menkes' 771 Yonge Tower

771 Yonge Street, Menkes Developments, Wallman Architects, Toronto
December 6, 2016 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since being submitted to the City of Toronto in February 2016, plans for Menkes Developments' redevelopment of 771 Yonge Street have evolved, with a new version that responds to ... read more

9-Storey Rental Development Proposed at Keele and Gulliver

2110 Keele, Toronto, by Bombay Court Ltd.
December 6, 2016 11:42 am | by Cody Kita | Comments
The North York intersection of Keele Street and Gulliver Road could soon be intensified, as the City of Toronto has received a submission to allow a 9-storey rental building at 2110 Keele Street. ... read more

Alexandra Park: Distinct Cladding Shapes Teeple's SQ Condos

SQ Condos, by Teeple Architects, For Tridel, Toronto
December 5, 2016 12:03 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
As the most prominent part of the first phase of Alexandra Park's extensive revitalization, Tridel's SQ Condos is now structurally complete just northwest of Queen and Spadina. Designed by ... read more

Final Levels Taking Shape at Concert's 88 Scott Street

88 Scott Street, Concert Properties, Toronto, Page + Steele / IBI Group
December 5, 2016 10:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Where Toronto's Financial District and St. Lawrence neighbourhoods meet, structural forming is soon to top out at the site of Concert Properties' 88 Scott, as the final levels are being ... read more

U of T Engineering, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship Hub Rising

Centre for Engineering, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, Toronto, by U of T
December 2, 2016 3:02 pm | by Doug Ascanio Graffeo | Comments
Construction is now well above grade at U of T's Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship, a new building at the university's St. George Campus. Transforming an underdeveloped ... read more

Waterworks Redevelopment Presented to Design Review Panel

MOD,Waterworks Building, 505 Richmond West, Diamond Schmitt, Woodcliffe, Toronto
December 2, 2016 11:00 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
In a city where contemporary developments and heritage buildings seem to be continually at odds with each other, Toronto's Design Review Panel was pleasantly surprised by a proposal that attempts ... read more

12-Storey Condo Project Coming to Keele at Downsview Park

3100 Keele Street, Toronto, by Decade Group Inc., SMV Architects
December 1, 2016 3:18 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Directly across from Downsview Park's central lake, and three blocks south of Sheppard Avenue, an SMV Architects-designed residential project will replace the Shriners Club—and former synagogue—at ... read more

Topping Off November 2016: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off November 2016: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
December 1, 2016 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With another busy month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk now behind us, we round up November 2016's hottest stories, dataBase files, and Forum threads.  Our Top Ten News ... read more