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Toronto Reference Library Renovation By Moriyama & Teshima Architects Continues

Toronto Reference Library Entrance Restoration - Present
March 25, 2011 9:23 am | by Intern | Comments
Renovation to the Toronto Reference Library continues as seen in this photo by forum member androiduk. The $34 million dollar restoration is being led by Ajon Moriyama of Moriyama & Teshima ... read more

Pace Condos By Great Gulf Homes Coming To Dundas And Jarvis

Pace Condos Site
March 25, 2011 9:14 am | by Editor | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by forum member androiduk, was chosen more for what it represents than artistic merit (though it is a mighty fine shot). What it represents is the rebirth of the ... read more

Edilcan Taking Care With Retro Heritage At One Valhalla Condos

Valhalla Inn Faux Viking Ship
March 25, 2011 9:02 am | by Craig White | Comments
Most new buildings that we follow at UrbanToronto are being constructed on a site that has some history to it. This means we regularly debate the quality and quantity of the heritage preservation ... read more

Aura at College Park From Residences of College Park - Both By Canderel Stoneridge

photo taken from Residences of College Park of now rising Aura at College Park
March 25, 2011 8:46 am | by Editor | Comments
Spiderman, in the form of Urban Toronto member tomms, strikes again. An excellent photo taken from the north tower of Residences of College Park of the now rising Aura at College Park condos. ... read more

A Virtual Tour of Cityzen and Fernbrook's Waterlink at Pier 27 Condos

Aerial View of Pier 27 Condos (rendering courtesy of architectsAlliance)
March 23, 2011 9:50 am | by Craig White | Comments
Is it possible to be nostalgic for things that have never existed yet? A funny thing here at Urban Toronto is that we get attached to buildings before they have even been built: the renderings, ... read more

Parking Levels At Monarch Group's Couture Condos Slowly Rising

Couture The Condominium Toronto by the Monarch Group
March 23, 2011 8:55 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work continues on the parking levels at the new Couture Condo by forum member cruzin4u. One neat thing this photo shows is the connection to the parking garage at the Bloor Walk 1 condos (Couture ... read more

Bazis, Pure Plaza, and Metropia's Exhibit Residences Soon Opening For Sales

Rendering of Exhibit Residences Condos by Bazis/Plazacorp/metropia
March 22, 2011 9:23 am | by Doug Convoy | Comments
UrbanToronto had a chance recently to talk to architect Roy Varacalli about Exhibit, a luxury condominium tower being developed by Bazis , Metropia, and Pure Plaza, in advance of the ... read more

Excavation Underway At Triangle West Developments' Art Condos

Art Condos by Triangle West Development
March 22, 2011 9:06 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Excavation continues at the site of the new Art Condos. Located at 44 Dovercourt and Sudbury Street, this 11 storey condo is adding some great design to this up-and-coming ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge's Aura at College Park Set To Rise Above The Hustle And Bustle Of Yonge Street

Aura at College Park Condo Toronto by Canderel Stoneridge
March 22, 2011 9:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by forum member caltrane74, surveys the hustle and bustle that is Yonge Street. It also shows the crane for the 75 storey Aura at College Park condos that is set to ... read more

A Look at Cadillac Fairview's Reno of the Eaton Centre Nine Months In

Rendering of Eaton Centre renovations by Cadillac Fairview
March 21, 2011 9:14 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Eaton Centre is now nine months into their two-year-long $120 Million revitalization, so we are popping in for a quick look. Much of the major work remains to be done - recreating the north ... read more

Streetcar Developments And Dundee Realty's Two Gladstone Condo To Reshape Queen West

Two Gladstone Condos Toronto by Streetcar Development and Dundee Realty
March 21, 2011 8:52 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here we see Two Gladstone condos under construction. Taken by forum member Jasonzed, the photos shows the 8 storey condo to be basically topped off. image by Jasonzed read more

Monarch Announces Lago Condos on the Etobicoke Waterfront

The Monarch Group's Lago At The Waterfront, balconies
March 18, 2011 2:06 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Monarch Group has announced its latest project at Humber Bay Shores: Lago At The Waterfront. Lago means lake in Portuguese, Spanish, and Italian, so this time the condo marketing gods have hit ... read more

Construction Begins On Cresford Developments' MYCcondo

Photo of construction, MYCcondo, 1815 Yonge Street by Cresford Development
March 18, 2011 1:51 pm | by Intern | Comments
Construction is starting on MYCcondo. Located at 1815 Yonge Street, this 24 storey condo will rise at the southeast corner of Merton and Yonge (hence the MYC). In today's picture, taken a few days ... read more

Great Gulf bringing Moshe Safdie to Toronto with Monde Condos

Mondo Condo Toronto By Great Gulf Homes
March 17, 2011 1:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
In November of 2009 Great Gulf Homes announced it would be building a condo on the east side of Sherbourne Common as part of WaterfronToronto's regeneration of the area. The design was by Moshe ... read more

Final Renderings For Bisha Hotel and Residences' Rooftop Released By Lifetime And Ink

Renderings for Bisha Hotel and Residences' Rooftop, by Lifetime And Ink
March 17, 2011 1:20 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Things continue to look up, literally as final renderings are released for the rooftop deck at the Bisha Hotel and Residences. A combination pool, bar and party room also serves as an amazing ... read more

Daniels Condo Project Overlooking High Park Closer To Reality

High Park Residences condos by Daniels Corporation and Diamond + Schmitt
March 16, 2011 9:51 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Daniels Corporation is preparing to bring a new condominium (tentatively called Daniels At High Park Condo by us) to market on Bloor Street West across from High Park. Before coming ... read more

Symmetry's Standout Hive Lofts Opens on The Queensway in Etobicoke

Symmetry Development's Hive Lofts on The Queensway Sales Office, Toronto
March 16, 2011 9:34 am | by Craig White | Comments
Last weekend The Hive Lofts on The Queensway opened to brokers, and we hear that 40% of the building is now sold. This weekend is the public opening for Hive, and we are hoping that a high ... read more

New 39 Storey Mixed-Use Building Coming To 21 Dundas Square

21 Dundas Square by Diamond + Schmitt Architects with Page + Steele / IBI Group
March 16, 2011 9:21 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
There's a new condo coming to Dundas Square which is causing quite a bit of conversation within the Urban Toronto forums currently. A 39 storey mixed-use building is planned for 252 and 258 ... read more

Urban Capital/Malibu/Alit's Tableau Condos Looks Great From Multiple Angles

Urban Capital, Malibu and Alit's Tableau Condos Toronto
March 15, 2011 9:07 am | by Craig White | Comments
There's nothing we like better at UrbanToronto than a hearty snack of juicy renderings. Sometimes it's time to sit down for a feast however, and today is one of those days. The super-cool Tableau ... read more

The Sorbara Group's 400 Wellington Condos Hits Ten Floors

400 Wellington Condos Toronto by The Sorbara Group
March 15, 2011 8:42 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
400 Wellington condos hits the tenth floor as seen in today's photo by UrbanToronto forum member 400WellingtonGuy (we wonder where he got that name from). Window installation is now on the fifth ... read more