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55 Charles East Proposal Resubmitted With New Design

55 Charles East, MOD, architectsAlliance, Toronto
December 5, 2018 12:06 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the Spring of 2018, MOD Developments Inc. submitted plans to redevelop an existing rental apartment tower on Toronto's Charles Street with a new high-rise residential development. The ... read more

Glazing Adds to Timber Frame of Hullmark's 80 Atlantic

80 Atlantic, Hullmark, Quadrangle, Toronto
December 5, 2018 10:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Hailed as the first timber-frame office building constructed in Toronto this generation, construction is well underway at the Liberty Village site of Hullmark's 80 Atlantic Avenue. The ... read more

Timber Interiors Forming at Charles Street Shoppers Drug Mart

Shoppers Drug Mart, Brook McIlroy
December 4, 2018 4:26 pm | by Ryan Debergh | Comments
When you think of a Shopper’s Drug Mart store, you think of the typical modern retail interiors. Their collaboration with Architects Brook McIlroy at the intersection of Yonge and Charles in ... read more

Excavation Prepping Site of 75 on The Esplanade

75 on The Esplanade, Toronto, Harhay, Carttera, architectsAlliance
December 4, 2018 12:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Four months ago, shoring rigs arrived at a surface parking lot at Church and The Esplanade in Downtown Toronto to kick off construction of 75 on The Esplanade from Harhay ... read more

Drilling of "Mega Caissons" Imminent at Site of Mizrahi's The One

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
December 4, 2018 10:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction for Mizrahi Developments' The One is heating up at the southwest corner of Yonge and Bloor in the heart of Toronto. read more

First Glimpse at Soap Factory Building Remake in East Harbour

East Harbour, First Gulf, KPMB, Henning Larsen, Urban Strategies, Toronto
December 3, 2018 5:35 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
It has been five long months since we last reported on First Gulf's transformative East Harbour development, and the design team has since been busy advancing plans for Toronto's new 'Downtown ... read more

Underground Floors Rising at Waterworks Redevelopment

Waterworks Building redevelopment, MOD, Woodcliffe, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
December 3, 2018 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over one year into construction, the former Waterworks Building is quite literally a shell of its former self as work progresses on a mixed-use redevelopment of the heritage building in ... read more

Topping Off November 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off November 2018: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
December 3, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk is now behind us, so we are rounding up the hottest stories, projects, and Forum discussions of November 2018.  Our Top ... read more

UT's Growth to Watch For Returning in 2019 With Broader Scope

Growth to Watch For 2019
November 30, 2018 6:15 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
January will mark the fifth anniversary of UrbanToronto's comprehensive Growth to Watch For series of articles. Last year, we took readers on a 440.97 km winding path through the city, covering ... read more

New Renderings of The Well as Massive Dig Continues

The Well, Toronto, by RioCan REIT, Allied Properties REIT, Diamond Corp, Tridel
November 30, 2018 5:37 pm | by Craig White | Comments
You've never seen a worksite this size before in Toronto, because there's never been one. The excavation pit for The Well is now 23 metres deep across nearly the whole 3 ¼ hectare site, and work ... read more