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Growth to Watch For in 2016: Toronto's Central Waterfront

Maple Leaf Quay, Retirement Concepts, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
March 31, 2016 5:54 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Our final installment of this year's Growth to Watch For series takes us along Toronto's central waterfront, an area that has perhaps seen the most drastic change in character over the past ... read more

Tracking Three University of Toronto Construction Projects

Jackman Law Expansion, Hariri Pontarini Architects, B+H, U of T
March 30, 2016 1:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In response to a rising student population and aging educational facilities, the University of Toronto is in the process of building three major additions to their St. George Campus, ... read more

Mid-Rise Condos Remaking Avenues West of Downtown

Motif Lofts, Reserve Properties, Toronto, RAW Design
March 29, 2016 4:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Owing to the visibility from various vantage points that their sheer scale affords, high-rise developments in Toronto are the most-talked-about players of our current building boom. While they are ... read more

Nine Buildings Proposed at Midland and Lawrence in Scarborough

1380 Midland Avenue, Toronto, by Arsandco Investments Inc., Quadrangle Architect
March 29, 2016 3:22 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The Scarborough intersection of Midland and Lawrence Avenue East could be set for a major infusion of new density, with an Arsandco Investments-led plan in the works to add nine new residential ... read more

Plans For 19-Storey Office Tower at 65 King East Revealed

65-75 King Street East, Toronto, by Carttera Private Equities, Page + Steele
March 29, 2016 11:25 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The first community consultation for Carttera Private Equities' proposed office tower at 65-75 King Street East was, for the most part, a reserved affair. Lawyers, developers, and City of Toronto ... read more

Growth to Watch For in 2016: Downtown Toronto

March 28, 2016 6:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
As we near the end of our Growth to Watch For series for 2016, we have finally reached the heart of Toronto, as this edition explores developments happening in the Downtown Core. Encompassing ... read more

Finishing Touches Complete Aesthetic of Audi Midtown Toronto Dealership

Audi Midtown Toronto, Teeple Architects, Eastern Construction
March 28, 2016 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Motorists passing by the Highway 401/404/DVP interchange may have noticed a large and curious looking structure taking shape to the northeast over the past several months. Now brandishing its well ... read more

Five-Tower Development Could Replace Etobicoke's Plant World

4000 Eglinton Avenue West, Toronto, by Lanterra, Page + Steele / IBI Group
March 28, 2016 1:45 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just east of Royal York Road in Toronto suburb of Etobicoke, a 19,392 m² lot at 4000 Eglinton Avenue West could soon be transformed into a dense high-rise cluster. Currently home to the Plant ... read more

Growth to Watch For in 2016: Downtown Toronto North

55 Charles St W, Azuria
March 24, 2016 6:32 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
In this edition of our Growth to Watch For series, we will take a tour of Downtown North, a relatively small, yet rapidly intensifying area of Toronto defined by the University, Bay, and ... read more

1-7 Yonge Redevelopment to Include Toronto's Tallest Tower

Pinnacle International, Hariri Pontarini Architects, 1-7 Yonge, Toronto
March 24, 2016 4:33 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
More details have emerged of the landmark 1-7 Yonge Redevelopment on the Toronto Star Lands with a recent resubmission by Pinnacle International to the City for zoning amendments. ... read more

29-Storey Residential Tower Proposed for Yonge North of Finch

5840-5870 Yonge Street, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
March 24, 2016 2:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new proposal has surfaced for a stretch of Yonge Street immediately opposite Newtonbrook Plaza at Yonge and Cummer—itself slated for a massive redevelopment—a short distance north of Finch ... read more

Dupont Street Prepares for a Wave of Redevelopment

420 Dupont Street, 275 Albany Avenue, dupont, toronto, Teeple Architects, tridel
March 23, 2016 6:18 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
An engine for population growth in Ontario, the Greater Toronto Area is expected to reach a population of 9.4 million by 2041, compared to 6.5 million in 2013. In Toronto alone, the population is ... read more

Seaton House Redevelopment Continues to Move Forward

Seaton House Redevelopment, City of Toronto, Montgomery Sisam Architects Inc.
March 23, 2016 1:36 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"I've heard it described as hostile," Ward 27's Kristyn Wong-Tam told us late last year, characterizing the City of Toronto's troubled Seaton House as a facility structurally ill-equipped to meet ... read more

Etobicoke General Set to Construct New Patient Care Tower

The new patient care tower, image courtesy of
March 22, 2016 4:32 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Redevelopment plans for the Etobicoke General Hospital are continuing to move forward, with the selection of a preferred proponent to design, build, finance, and maintain a new 250,000 ft² Patient ... read more

Fuse & Fuse2 Condos Adding Urban Feel to Davenport Village

Fuse & Fuse2 Condos, Barrett Architect, Burka Architects, Neudorfer Corporation
March 22, 2016 4:10 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
Work continues on Neudorfer Corporation's multi-phase redevelopment scheme transforming Davenport Village, as Fuse & Fuse2 Condos take shape at the intersection of Dupont Street ... read more