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Rendering for Sorbara Group's 5200 Yonge Street Condo Released

5200 Yonge street Toronto by the Sorbara Group designed by Wallman Architects
October 31, 2011 10:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Development is moving along at 5200 Yonge Street, and we have now received a small rendering of the proposed building via forum member urbandreamer.  5200 Yonge Street courtesy of urbandreamer read more

An Introduction To Tridel's New Alto at Atria I, II & III

Alto at Atria Condominiums, Toronto
October 28, 2011 10:17 am | by Anonymous | Comments
UrbanToronto has preliminary information about Tridel Developments' new condominium complex, Alto at Atria, located at 2205 Sheppard Avenue East, just east of Highway 404. The complex is set ... read more

As the Trump Tower Climbs Upwards, Questions of Height Measurement Arise

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
October 28, 2011 10:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
The final touches are being applied to the exterior of the Trump International Hotel and Residences, giving us a much better idea of how it will effect Toronto's skyline, and how it fits in with ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Adding Charlie Condos to the Density Downtown

Charlie Condos by Great Gulf Homes and Diamond+Schmitt
October 28, 2011 12:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Take a look at this great shot, provided by UrbanToronto user vegeta_skyline, showing a glimpse of Charlie Condos on King Street going up amidst the high rises demarcating Toronto's ... read more

Bridgepoint Hospital Celebrates Its Topping Off

Last beam at Bridgepoint Hospital topping-off ceremony, Toronto
October 27, 2011 3:50 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
Hospital staff, dignitaries, and friends gathered on Wednesday to celebrate another milestone in the long awaited redevelopment of Bridgepoint Hospital, a 150 year old hospital site. This project ... read more

Pre-application For 2803 Dundas Street West

Close up of 2803 Dundas Street West by TAS Design Building and RAW Architects
October 27, 2011 1:08 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
UrbanToronto forum member Travis brought to our attention news about a redevelopment initiative by TAS Design Build and RAW Architects that may be coming to the city’s west end. A ... read more

Rezoning Application For 90 Harbour Street

90 Harbour Street, Toronto, Menkes
October 27, 2011 12:37 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Our Projects and Construction thread on 90 Harbour Street has been buzzing about a recent rezoning application submitted on October 19 by Menkes. The application calls for a mixed-use development, ... read more

Fly Condos By Empire Communities Nearing Street Level

Fly Condos Toronto by Empire Communities and Graziani + Corazza Architects
October 27, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Fly condos is slowly but surely rising towards street level. Here, in this photo by UrbanToronto Forum member Red Mars, we see some rebar already poking up above the ground.  Image by Red Mars read more

New Affordable Housing Units Coming To Scarborough By Way Of 8 Chichester Place

Rendering of 8 Chichester Place, Remingto & Brown and Quadrangle Architects
October 26, 2011 2:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In recent years, Scarborough has seen its share of shiny, new vertical development projects (for example, Tridel's Metrograte neighbourhood at Kennedy and the 401, and the continuous ... read more

KingsClub Condos Coming To King Street West

KingsClub Condominiums, 1100 King St. West, UrbanCorp, Tact Design, Toronto
October 26, 2011 12:31 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member urbandreamer recently posted a rendering for the new KingsClub Condominium project, located at 1100 King Street West. No website exists nor has registration opened ... read more

Couture The Condominium By Monarch Group On The Rise

Couture The Condominium Toronto by Monarch Group
October 26, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Couture condos are on the rise as seen in this photo by UrbanToronto Forum member vegeta_skyline. The 42 storey condo is located at 28 Ted Rogers Way where Jarvis Street meets Mt. Pleasant ... read more

Westbank's Shangri-La Open For An Early Inspection

Living Shangri-La Toronto, by Westbank Corp
October 25, 2011 3:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Living Shangri-La, the first Toronto project by leading West Coast developer Westbank Corporation, may be just under 10 months from opening, but last week it was ready for the media to step inside ... read more

The Completion of The Republic of Yonge & Eglinton

The Republic of Yonge and Eglinton by Tridel, Toronto
October 25, 2011 1:55 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The Republic, the complex of two new 24- and 27-storey residential towers joining a revitalized North Toronto Collegiate Institute, has reached completion. Construction crews have made the final ... read more

Parking Garage on Cumberland Slated to Become Two Towers?

50 Cumberland Street, Toronto
October 24, 2011 1:24 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
Word on the UrbanToronto Forum is that the massive parking garage located at 50 Cumberland Street was recently bought by an unknown developer. It is rumoured that the site is the future home of ... read more

Phase Two Of Spectra Condos Is Launching Today At Concord Adex's CityPlace

Spectra condos at Concord CityPlace Toronto by Concord Adex
October 24, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Concord Adex has announced that phase two at CityPlace's new Spectra condos is being launched today. Phase one, comprised of 150 units, is now fully sold out. This second and final phase covers ... read more

Pop Art Meets Pop Culture at Studio2 on Richmond

Aspen Ridge Homes Studio2 Condos on Richmond Toronto
October 21, 2011 12:10 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Possibly one of the most enticing new developments in the downtown core, Aspen Ridge Homes has followed up its Studio on Richmond condos with its sister development, Studio2, in the heart of ... read more

Trump Hotel Opening Date Announced

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International, Toronto
October 21, 2011 12:07 pm | by Editor | Comments
UrbanToronto has received official news from the Trump International Hotel & Tower announcing that the hotel's official opening has been scheduled for January 31, 2012. read more

Development Planned For 875 Eglinton West

875 Eglinton West, Toronto
October 21, 2011 10:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member Travis brought to our attention a zoning amendment application submitted for 875 Eglinton West earlier this summer. Although there is no official word from the ... read more

Westbank Corp's Ian Gillespie Previews Shangri-La For The Media

Momofuku's future view at Living Shangri-La Toronto by Westbank Corp
October 20, 2011 3:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto was among those who were given a preview tour of Living Shangri-La Toronto today by Ian Gillespie, President of developer Westbank Corp. The 66-storey condominium residence ... read more

The Interview: Mark Mandelbaum and Barry Fenton of Lanterra Developments

Lanterra's Barry Fenton and Mark Mandelbaum at the Treviso condos sales centre.
October 20, 2011 11:00 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
In this third instalment of UrbanToronto's The Interview series, we sit down with Lanterra Developments's Chairman Mark Mandelbaum, and President & CEO Barry Fenton. read more