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Planning Process Keeps Proposal For 1040 Islington Closer to the Ground

1040 Islington condo town-houes by Mantella Corporation and Page+Steele
November 4, 2011 8:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Thanks to UrbanToronto Forum member, Travis, for bringing it to our attention about a major change to the 7-storey condo development that was planned for the site at 1040 Islington Avenue in ... read more

Checking In With Limelight Condominiums

Limelight Condominiums, Mississauga
November 3, 2011 11:06 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today we check in on the progress of Limelight Condominiums, Daniels' project at Mississauga's City Centre. It consists of two towers, 22-storeys to the south, 32 to the north, joined at the ... read more

First Signs Of Cladding At Monarch Group's Couture Condos

Couture The Condominium Toronto by The Monarch Group
November 3, 2011 8:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Couture The Condominium has reached a significant milestone this week with the first signs of cladding appearing. Here, in these photos taken by UrbanToronto Forum member cruzin4u, we get an early ... read more

Ivory On Adelaide Soon to Decorate Adelaide Street East

Hariri Pontarini's renderings of Ivory on Adelaide in Toronto by PlazaCorp
November 2, 2011 4:40 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
"Old Town Toronto" is quickly becoming New town Toronto, based on the number of condo developments east of Yonge Street (Rezen, Modern, King East, Vu, Pure Spirit, just to name a few). Now, ... read more

Heritage Church At 129 St. Clair West To Be Revamped

Rendering by Diamond + Schmitt of 129 St. Clair West by Whitecastle Investments
November 2, 2011 1:16 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Rendering by Diamond + Schmitt of 129 St. Clair West by Whitecastle Investments read more

Volta Lofts Coming to Annette and Runnymede Area

Volta Lofts at 588 Annette by Terra Firma Homes
November 2, 2011 8:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Just a brief stoll from their stomping ground in Bloor West Village, developers Terra Firma are gearing up to push forward with their new project: Volta Lofts at 588 Annette Street near ... read more

Another Look at Symmetry Developments' Linea on Bayview Townhomes

Linea on Bayview Townhomes, Toronto
November 1, 2011 4:08 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
We've mentioned before that Linea on Bayview is one of our favourite townhome projects and here we see the project as it moves along to completion. Linea on Bayview, Image by cruzin4u read more

Construction Surges Forward at 300 Front Street West

300 Front Street West Condos Toronto by Tridel
November 1, 2011 2:13 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Construction on the 49-storey condomimium at 300 Front Street West is progressing nicely. The building, developed by Tridel and designed by Wallman Architects, currently sits just below street ... read more

400 Wellington: Bringing Minimalism, Form And Function Back to King West

400 Wellington St. W. Condos Toronto by The Sorbara Group
November 1, 2011 1:11 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Judging by the latest pictures and comments from the UrbanToronto Forum, Sobara Group's new 400 Wellington Street West condo project is looking good while it inches its way closer to ... read more

Nighttime Rendering for Centrium at NYCC

Centrium Condominiums Toronto by Centrust Development and Liberty Development
November 1, 2011 8:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Yesterday we brought to your attention a rendering for 5200 Yonge Street, and are now looking to it's soon-to-be neighbour at 5220 Yonge Street, Centrium Condominiums. UrbanToronto forum member ... read more

Nero Condos And Towns Help To Redefine Dundas-Bathurst Neighbourhood

Rendering by RAW Architects of Nero Condos and Town at 856 Dundas Street
October 31, 2011 3:13 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The renderings by RAW Design of Nero Condominiums and Townhomes, to be built by Tofni Developments at 856 Dundas Street West, are illustrated proof that the Dundas West neighbourhood is the ... read more

Tri-Win International's 170 Spadina: Rendering Puts A Face To The Name

170 Spadina in Toronto by Tri-Win International and Wallman Architects
October 31, 2011 2:46 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
We just got our hands on a detailed rendering for 170 Spadina, the new condominium by Tri-Win International to be erected where at the old Blockbuster store location, just north of Queen Street ... read more

Cresford Developments Prepares For The Opening Of 1Thousand Bay Street

1Thousand Bay street Toronto by Cresford Developments and architectsAlliance
October 31, 2011 12:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The transformation of upper Bay Street has been well under way for a few years, and now Cresford's project at 1000 Bay Street, 1Thousand Bay, is poised to make its mark on the evolving ... read more

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