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Cladding Enclosing The Sumach by Chartwell in Regent Park

The Sumach by Chartwell, Toronto, Daniels, Welltower, SvN
August 10, 2018 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The complete reimagining and rebuilding of Toronto's Regent Park area has become a shining example of the city's inclusivity. Where the old Regent Park had become defined by poverty, the renewed ... read more

16 York Office Tower Progressing in Toronto's South Core

16 York, Cadillac Fairview, Toronto, architectsAlliance, B+H Architects
August 9, 2018 4:26 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The high-profile CIBC Square project underway just east of Scotiabank Arena has been getting plenty of coverage in recent months, though this isn't the only new office tower currently under ... read more

Stockyards District Residences Approaching LPAT Approval

Stockyards District Residences, Marlin Spring, Graziani + Corazza, Toronto
August 9, 2018 12:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A mid-rise condominium development proposed for St. Clair West and Symes Road in Toronto's Junction area is one step closer to approval following an application resubmission to the City this ... read more

Promenade Mall Redevelopment Plan Submitted to Vaughan

Promenade Mall revitalization, Liberty Development, WZMH Architects, Vaughan
August 8, 2018 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the 32 years since Promenade Mall opened on Bathurst Street in Vaughan, north of Toronto’s city limit, both the retail landscape and demand for suburban land has changed. The 2017 departure of ... read more

Demolition Marks Start of Park Hyatt Conversion Project

Park Hyatt Hotel, Oxford Properties, KPMB, ERA, Toronto
August 8, 2018 3:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Several months after the November 2017 closing of the Park Hyatt Hotel at Avenue Road and Bloor in the heart of Toronto, a redevelopment of the venerable building by the Oxford Properties ... read more

George Brown College's "The Arbour" Appears at Waterfront DRP

The Arbour, George Brown College, Waterfront Campus, Toronto
August 8, 2018 1:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on our earlier story today, more timber construction is destined for Toronto. In the Fall of 2017, George Brown College launched an international design competition for the ... read more

New Timber Construction Appears in Pair of Toronto Projects

80 Atlantic, Hullmark, Quadrangle, 728 Yonge, ERA, Brook McIlroy, Toronto
August 8, 2018 11:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s current building boom has been realized largely with reinforced concrete as the building medium of choice. Some architects, developers, and academics, however, have been pushing for more ... read more

Planning Docs Reveal Further Details of Sugar Wharf Phase One

Sugar Wharf Condominiums Phase One, architectsAlliance, Menkes, Toronto
August 7, 2018 4:56 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto's eastern waterfront is going to be a very different place 10 years from now. Several master-planned communities and skyline-defining towers are now under construction east of Bay Street, ... read more

Excavation Growing for “The One” at Yonge and Bloor

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
August 7, 2018 3:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Interest continues to build as the early stages of construction move along for what will soon be Canada’s tallest building at the Toronto intersection of Yonge and Bloor. We have been keeping a ... read more