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Plaza Midtown Remakes Yonge & Eglinton Tower-in-the-Park Site

Plaza Midtown, Toronto, by Plaza, Quadrangle
February 13, 2017 4:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Adding to the recent tower-in-the-park infill projects sprouting across Toronto, Plaza is moving forward with a large-scale intensification project southeast of Yonge & Eglinton. Compared to ... read more

Revised Artists' Alley Presented at Design Review Panel

Artists' Alley, Lanterra Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
February 13, 2017 11:24 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It's hard to believe that one year has already passed since Lanterra Developments made a splash at Toronto's Design Review Panel with their proposal for Artists' Alley, a mixed-use three-tower ... read more

Growth to Watch For 2017: Downsview & York University

470 Wilson, gh3, Toronto
February 10, 2017 6:45 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
This instalment of our Growth to Watch For series picks up where we left off last time in Wilson Heights, zig-zagging northward through North York with an overview of all of the activity ... read more

More Luxury Retail Planned for Yorkville Avenue

102-108 Yorkville, Toronto, by First Capital Realty, Kearns Mancini Architects
February 10, 2017 6:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In the decades since its Bohemian heyday, Toronto's Yorkville neighbourhood has gradually evolved into a luxe shopping destination and a 'see and be seen' kind of place. On Yorkville Avenue ... read more

Excavation Readies Heritage Loblaws Site for Mixed-Use Density

West Block Est. 1928, The LakeShore, The LakeFront, Concord, Loblaws
February 10, 2017 1:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the full year since we checked in on the disassembly and cataloguing of historic details at the former 1928-built Loblaw Warehouse at Bathurst and Lake Shore, much work has been done for ... read more

Site Plan Submitted for Seaton House Redevelopment

Seaton House, Toronto, Montgomery Sisam, Hilditch Architect
February 10, 2017 11:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following its approval in principle back in 2013, plans will soon be put in motion for the redevelopment of Seaton House, Toronto's largest men's emergency shelter. An aging and overburdened ... read more

Podium Levels in Place for Tridel's Alter on Church Street

Alter, Tridel, architectsAlliance, Toronto, Church Street
February 9, 2017 5:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We last checked in on construction progress at Tridel's Alter back in November when the project began to sprout from the east side of Church Street, just north of Gerrard. In ... read more

Work Begins on York U's Schulich Business School Expansion

Research and Graduate Study Buidling, Toronto, by York University
February 9, 2017 4:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
As construction on the new York University Subway Station approaches completion near Toronto's northern boundary, York's post-secondary campus is growing in anticipation of its ... read more

Construction at 561 Sherbourne Includes New Grocery Store

561 Sherbourne Street, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Medallion Corp
February 9, 2017 2:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since topping out at a height of 43 storeys late last year in Toronto's St. James Town community, Medallion Corp's 561 Sherbourne is continuing to develop a unique presence amongst ... read more