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Installation Of The Corner LED Light Feature Begins On Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
July 29, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work begins on the installation of the corner LED light feature that will run the 900 foot length of Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto. Here, in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member ... read more

UrbanToronto Visits The AvenDale's Sales Centre

Detail of the port cochere at Minto's The AvenDale condos Toronto
July 29, 2011 8:59 am | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
Yesterday we spoke with Don Schmitt of Diamond + Schmitt Architects about The AvenDale condominium by Minto.  Today, we take a closer look at The AvenDale's scale model and Brian ... read more

UrbanToronto Talks AvenDale with Don Schmitt of Diamond + Schmitt Architects

UrbanToronto sits down with Don Schmitt, image by Craig White
July 28, 2011 10:56 am | by Nigel Terpstra | Comments
Late last week UrbanToronto had the pleasure of sitting down with Don Schmitt, principal at Diamond + Schmitt Architects, for a discussion about Minto's most recent condominium offering, The ... read more

ELAD Canada bringing Emerald City to Don Mills and Sheppard

ELAD Canada's Emerald City Condo Complex Toronto
July 28, 2011 9:50 am | by Anonymous | Comments
ELAD Canada's premier Toronto development, Emerald City, is set to reshape the southeast corner of Don Mills and Sheppard, directly across from Fairview Mall. Not to be confused with ... read more

MaRS Centre Phase 2 Construction Set To Resume

MaRS Centre Toronto, Phase 2
July 27, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Big news yesterday when the Province of Ontario announced that construction on MaRS Centre Phase 2 would resume after a three year delay. Phase 1 of the complex was completed in 2005, and phase 2 ... read more

Work to move Heritage Building continues at Pinnacle On Adelaide Condos

The Pinnacle on Adelaide Condos Toronto by Pinnacle International
July 27, 2011 8:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
On Monday we took a quick look at work that was going on at Pinnacle On Adelaide condos in preparation to move a heritage building. Today we have more detailed photos of the work. Below ... read more

Great Gulf Homes Prepares To Launch Monde Condominiums

Alternating balconies at Monde Condominiums, Toronto, by Great Gulf Homes
July 26, 2011 3:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
At the opening of Sherbourne Common North today it was revealed that the new name for Great Gulf Homes' Waterfront condominium project will be Monde. First announced last year as Parkside, with a ... read more

New 65 Storey Condo and 54 Storey Office planned by Cadillac Fairview for 156 Front West

156 Front West Condo and Office Tower by Cadillac Fairview
July 26, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The boom in Toronto seems to be continuing unabated as new projects keep coming down the pipeline. Word has come to us that Cadillac Fairview has recently applied to construct a two tower complex ... read more

Preparation Work To Move Heritage Building At Pinnacle On Adelaide Condos Underway

Pinnacle on Adelaide Condos Toronto by Pinnacle International
July 25, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Site preparation for construction is well underway at the new Pinnacle On Adelaide condos. Located at the southwest corner of John and Adelaide, the 43 storey condo will contain 564 units. As part ... read more

Chaz On Charles Plans On LEED Silver Certification While Going From 39 To 47 Storeys

Chaz on Charles Condos Toronto by Edenshaw Homes and 45 Charles Ltd
July 22, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
There's quite a bit of activity taking place these days at Chaz On Charles condos. The most obvious is the hoarding that has started to go up around the existing building at 45 Charles Street ... read more

Excavation Progresses for Concert's The Berczy Condominiums

Excavation progresses for The Berczy condos by Concert Properties, Toronto
July 21, 2011 10:59 am | by Craig White | Comments
Digging for The Berczy, Concert Properties' 161-unit 13-storey condominium just east of the financial core, has been underway for a few months now, and the excavation at the tight site is ... read more

Rooftop Fins Begin to Rise at Menkes and Lifetime Developments' Four Seasons Hotel and Condos

Menkes And Lifetime Developments' Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences
July 21, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Seeing is believing for many UrbanToronto members, and for those waiting impatiently for the fins to show up on top of the new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto, it's ... read more

Couture Condos by Monarch Group hits the Third Floor

Couture The Condominium Toronto by the Monarch Group
July 21, 2011 8:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A quick update today on Couture The Condominium as it reaches the third floor. The photo, taken by UrbanToronto forum member cruzin4u, shows the northeast corner of the site.  Photo by cruzin4u read more

Brandy Lane Homes' Station Condos Joins the UrbanToronto dataBase

The Station, Condos on the Subway, by Brandy Lane Homes and SMV Architects
July 20, 2011 11:44 am | by Craig White | Comments
Brandy Lanes Homes is not the most familiar name on UrbanToronto, but the developer is set to become much better known with their latest project, The Station, Condos on the Subway. The 14-storey ... read more

New Renderings For Lamb Development's Brant Park Condos Released

The Brant Park Condos Toronto by Lamb Development Corp
July 20, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Lamb Development Corp. has released a couple of new renderings for the upcoming Brant Park condos. Located at 438 Adelaide St. (northeast corner of Adelaide and Brant), the 11 storey condo will ... read more

Michael McGrath talks One Bloor construction technology at the groundbreaking

Michael McGrath of Tucker Hi-Rise At One Bloor East condos by Great Gulf Homes
July 19, 2011 10:59 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
Today we present a fourth installment in our interview series with the people behind One Bloor East by Great Gulf Homes, following Anna Simone who talked about the interior design at One ... read more

An Updated View Of North Shore Condos By Fram Building Group and Slokker Real Estate

North Shore Condos Mississauga By Fram Building Group and Slokker Real Estate
July 19, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Let's take another trip to one of those little gems that has, for the most part, flown under the UrbanToronto radar. The project is North Shore Condos located at 1 Hurontario in Mississauga. ... read more

David Pontarini talks One Bloor design at the groundbreaking ceremony

July 18, 2011 10:34 am | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
At the recent groundbreaking ceremony for One Bloor East condos by Great Gulf Homes, UrbanToronto had the chance to sit down with David Pontarini of Hariri ... read more

Construction Progress Updated At Tridel's Hullmark Centre

Hullmark Centre Condos Toronto By Tridel and Hullmark
July 18, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yonge and Sheppard is going to be a fun place for UrbanToronto over the next few years as construction on two of our favourite complexes takes place across the street from each other. On the west ... read more

David Gerofsky of Great Gulf Talks One Bloor

David Gerofsky, President and COO of Great Gulf Homes, at the One Bloor site
July 15, 2011 4:14 pm | by Dumitru Onceanu | Comments
At today's groundbreaking ceremony for Great Gulf Homes' One Bloor condominium tower project at Bloor and Yonge Streets in the heart of Toronto, Dumitru Onceanu had the chance to sit down on ... read more