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Fed Gifts $1M to OCAD U for George Reid House Restoration

George Reid House, OCAD University, Morphosis, Teeple, Two Row architects
October 10, 2017 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As part of Canada's 150th birthday celebrations, the federal government is investing $300 million in a national program supporting upgrades for existing community and cultural infrastructure ... read more

Excavation Prepping McCaul Street Site of Tridel's Form Condos

Form Condos, Toronto, Tridel, architectsAlliance
October 10, 2017 11:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just south of the Art Gallery of Ontario and OCAD U, construction is well underway at the site of Tridel's Form Condos, a 14-storey, architectsAlliance-designed condominium ... read more

Lash Group Plans 34-Storey Tower to Join ME Living Community

ME Living Condos, Lash Group, Turner Fleischer, Toronto
October 6, 2017 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Among the many proposals submitted to the City of Toronto's Planning Department in the final days of 2016 was a plan from Lash Group Of Companies to add a new tower to their ... read more

Cladding Begins as Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell Complex Grows

Ryerson University, Daphne Cockwell Complex, Perkins + Will, Toronto
October 6, 2017 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ryerson University continues to expand their Downtown Toronto presence with new educational facilities. Among the latest projects being undertaken by the educational institution, construction ... read more

Community Health Centre Infill Proposed for Wellesley Tower

155 Wellesley East, Starlight Investments Ltd, Daniel Johnson Architect, Toronto
October 6, 2017 11:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A development application filed with the City is adding to the growing list of infill proposals for Tower-in-the-Park style apartment buildings in Toronto. While most similar proposals seek to ... read more

It's Official: Canada's Tallest Building is Under Construction

The One, designed by Foster+Partners & Core Architects for Mizrahi Developments
October 5, 2017 4:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
As a reader of UrbanToronto, you often learn about new Toronto developments before they're entered the public conscious, and today as your acquaintances tell you "I hear Canada's tallest building ... read more

Rosedale Condo Revised In Response to Neighbourhood Concerns

The Dale, Platinum Vista, 5-9 Dale Avenue, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
October 5, 2017 1:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was roughly one year ago when developer Platinum Vista submitted plans for a 4-storey, Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed luxury condo development on the properties at 5, 7, ... read more

Demolition Clearing the Way for Lash's Distinction Condos

Distinction Condos, Lash Group of Companies, Giannone Petricone, Toronto
October 5, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton area has become one of the hottest development nodes in the city, with a number of new projects under construction in advance of the planned 2021 opening of the ... read more

Cresford's Halo Residences to include FireHall 'Ghost' on Yonge

Halo Residences on Yonge, Toronto, designed by architectsAlliance for Cresford
October 4, 2017 3:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Documents recently submitted to Toronto's Planning Department in support of a Site Plan Application for Halo Residences, a 38-storey condominium being developed by Cresford at Yonge and Grosvenor ... read more

Scaled Down 1 Scollard Heading for OMB Mediation

1 Scollard, Toronto, designed by KPMB Architects for Cityzen Development Group
October 4, 2017 2:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
In June 2016, UrbanToronto ran the first of three storeys about a newly proposed 59-storey condominium tower at the southwest corner of Yonge and Scollard streets in Toronto's tony Yorkville ... read more