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The Interview: Chris Harhay talks about oneeleven and The Ninety

Chris Harhay at The Ninety condos by Harhay, Toronto
April 19, 2012 3:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Chris Harhay of Harhay Construction Management and Harhay Developments, talks to UrbanToronto about the company history and current projects 'The Ninety' and 'oneeleven' on ... read more

First Look: Interior Design Photos for Streetcar Developments' The Carnaby

Living Room/Kitchen in a suite at The Carnaby, designed by Seven Haus for Street
April 18, 2012 2:53 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Streetcar Developments has just released photographs of model suite interiors for its latest condo development The Carnaby. As we reported last month, The Carnaby will be a 20-storey, 200-unit ... read more

"Placeholder" Development at Northwest Corner of Yonge and Sheppard

Development at 4804-4812 Yonge Street, Toronto
April 17, 2012 2:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
For all the contemporary talk about density and mixed-use development in the city, this prime location at the northwest corner of Yonge and Sheppard seems to fly in the face of intensification ... read more

Mixed-Use Project Proposed for the Golden Mile

Site plan for 1891 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto
April 17, 2012 1:50 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
The paramountcy of the car in mid-century planning led to the construction of the city's inner suburbs with ample amounts of land afforded to low density uses. Although there are certainly ... read more

QRC West Continues to Grow and Bring Change to Former Entertainment District

Queen Richmond Centre West in Toronto by Allied Reit
April 17, 2012 11:02 am | by Anonymous | Comments
While we tend to focus most of our attention on residential development, we haven't lost sight of Toronto's growing commercial sector. Historically, companies chose to locate themselves outside ... read more

Full House for Trump Toronto Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon cutting event for the Trump International Hotel and Tower Toronto
April 16, 2012 4:01 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Trump Toronto was officially opened today before a standing-room-only crowd in the 10th floor ballroom. There's not much new about the building that has not alredy been revealed or discussed in ... read more

Aura Continues its Climb Skywards

Aura Condos in Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge and Graziani + Corazza Architects
April 16, 2012 12:01 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
All of the recent discussion of new towers and proposed "supertalls" got us thinking of the current tallest-residential holder, Canderel Stoneridge's Aura Residences at Yonge and Gerrard, designed ... read more

Putting The Finishing Touches on Trump International as Official Launch Date Arrives

Trump International Hotel and Tower in Toronto by Talon and Zeidler Architects
April 13, 2012 3:00 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Those of you who have been reading UrbanToronto for a while know that Talon International's Trump International Hotel and Tower is one of the most contentious projects we've ever featured — it ... read more

Development Proposal for 50 Bloor Street West is for the Tallest Residential Tower in Canada

Rendering of new tower planned for 50 Bloor Street West, Toronto
April 12, 2012 1:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
There has been some chatter on our Forum about a development application recently submitted for 50 Bloor Street West. According to the City of Toronto's Planning website, the application was ... read more

Contemporary Infill Coming to the Junction Triangle

362 Wallace Avenue Development Toronto
April 10, 2012 6:30 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
With the retreat of industry from the old city of Toronto, large tracts of land are often left derelict. Liberty Village is perhaps the best example of the repurposing of former industrial land ... read more

The Carnaby designed with Pedestrian Scale in Mind

The Carnaby condos Toronto by Tact Design for Streetcar Developments
April 10, 2012 4:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Streetcar Developments have been selling and building at Queen and Gladstone, just east of Dufferin, for a few years now, adding sensitively designed low-rise residential condominiums to a ... read more

Tridel's Ten York Condos Makes Its Public Consultation Debut

Ten York ground floor site plan Toronto
April 4, 2012 3:36 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
The central waterfront community gathered on Tuesday evening to hear the latest details of Tridel's proposal at Ten York. Since the project's big reveal last November, it has already gone before ... read more

Empire Communities Proposes Newest Yorkville Condominium

33-45 Avenue Road, Toronto by Empire Communities with Zeidler and E.I. Richmond
April 4, 2012 2:56 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Just when you thought Yorkville had seen enough development in the past decade (the new Four Seasons, Hazelton Hotel, Yorkville Plaza, 36 Hazelton, The Florian, Yorkville Condominiums, the ... read more

Lumen Condos Launched at Concord CityPlace

Scale model of the CityPlace site in Toronto with Lumen condos added
April 4, 2012 12:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Concord Adex is continuing with the development of the southwest corner of the Concord CityPlace site with the launch of Lumen condos, a 30-storey tower by RAW Design meant to compliment the ... read more

Heritage Property at 197 Yonge Being Restored for Massey Tower's Lobby

Canadian Bank of Commerce, 197 Yonge Street site of Massey Tower
April 2, 2012 2:54 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In January we learned that MOD Developments had purchased the property to build the 60-storey Massey Tower at 197-201 Yonge Street. Currently located at 197 Yonge Street is the old ... read more

Photo of the Day: The New Four Seasons Towers Over Old Yorkville

New Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences, Toronto by Lifetime Developments
April 2, 2012 9:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's photo of the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences comes form Forum member caltrane74, and shows the stark contrast between the new and old in Yorkville. The new ... read more

Pinnacle Uptown Crystal Condos Launch in Mississauga

A ribbon cutting opens sales for Pinnacle Uptown Crystal Condos, Mississauga
March 30, 2012 4:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Pinnacle International has launched sales at its second Mississauga project, Uptown, at the corner of Hurontario Street and Eglinton Avenue, with the first of two towers to be known as 'Crystal'. ... read more

Lifetime and CentreCourt launch INDX Condos in the Heart of the Financial District

INDX Condos scale model brokers open Toronto.
March 30, 2012 1:24 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
Yesterday's launch of INDX Condos by Lifetime Developments and CentreCourt Developments was hosted at First Canadian Place, catered by chef Michael Bonacini, and attended by over 600 brokers. ... read more

109OZ Joins the Ossington Avenue Crowd

109OZ in Toronto by Reserve Properties and RAW Architects
March 30, 2012 11:59 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Reserve Properties continues to add to its growing project collection, having recently officially announced their newest development on Toronto's booming Ossington Avenue. Called 109OZ, the ... read more

Official Closing of the Four Seasons Signals the Beginning of Yorkville Plaza

Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto
March 30, 2012 10:26 am | by Anonymous | Comments
It seems all anyone can talk about this week is the official closing of the iconic Four Seasons Hotel in Yorkville. Most definitely the end of an era, the luxury hotel's final check out was on ... read more