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Toronto is Growing Up around The Mercer

The Mercer condominiums Toronto, by Graywood and Beaverhall Homes
September 29, 2011 10:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Mercer, a 33-storey glass and steel - and brick - condominium project by Graywood Developments and Beaverhall Homes, is situated in a part of Toronto that has seen dramatic changes over the ... read more

Renderings For Plaza's Ivory On Adelaide Condos Released

Ivory On Adelaide condos Toronto by Plaza
September 29, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments read more

Construction Of Emerald City Condos By ELAD Canada Is Underway

ELAD Canada's Emerald City Condos Toronto at Sheppard and Don Mills
September 28, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The face of Don Mills and Sheppard is about to be changed immensely as construction of Emerald City condos begins. As we can see in this photo by UrbanToronto member cruzin4u, excavation and ... read more

30 Storey Waterpark Place III By Oxford Properties Coming To 85 Harbour Street

RBC WaterPark Place III Toronto by Oxford Properties
September 27, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Word has come to us that phase 3 of the Waterpark Place office complex is coming to 85 Harbour Street. Called Waterpark Place III, it will consist of a 30 storey tower with a seven-storey ... read more

Two Weeks of Work on the L Tower in Six Minutes

L Tower condos Toronto by Cityzen, Castlepoint, and Fernbrook Homes
September 26, 2011 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Udo, who treated us to many excellent photos and videos while Aspen Ridge's Vü was under construction, has recently trained his camera on the L Tower construction site from ... read more

Glass Spire Coming To Trump International Hotel & Tower

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
September 26, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
This past Saturday workers at Trump International Hotel & Tower jacked up the mast that will become the building's glass spire. Here, in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member ... read more

Rendering Released For Concert Properties' 88 Scott Street

88 Scott Street condos by Concert Properties
September 23, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A skyline rendering has finally been released for 88 Scott Street condos (originally known as 40 Scott Street), and we must say we are quite impressed with what we see so far. As long as the ... read more

Crane Forest Sprouts at Liberty Development's World On Yonge

Five of seven cranes at World on Yonge by Liberty Development, Thornhill
September 22, 2011 11:27 am | by Craig White | Comments
There are more cranes across the skies of the GTA than any other place in the western world, something the UrbanToronto forum has specialized in bringing you over the last many years. For our ... read more

Work Underway At Concord Adex's Spectra and Quartz Condos

CityPlace's Spectra and Quartz condos Toronto by Concord Adex
September 22, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Last week we were happy to be able to announce the launch of the new Spectra condos. Today we are able to show work already underway in this photo by UrbanToronto member Red Mars.  Image by ... read more

Catching Up With Cityzen and Fernbrook's Absolute World

Absolute World condos by Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes, Mississauga, Ontario
September 21, 2011 11:53 am | by Craig White | Comments
It has been a few months since we last featured Absolute World on our front page, so is it time to catch up? Yes, and no. It turns out that the reason that we have not been featuring Marilyn and ... read more

Starting To Brace The Walls At Five St. Joseph Condos

Five St. Joseph condos Toronto by Graywood and MOD Developments
September 21, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Heritage preservation begins in earnest at Five St. Joseph condos as seen in this picture by UrbanToronto forum member androiduk. Bracing is starting to go up along St Joseph street to ... read more

Camrost Felcorp's Yorkville Plaza Launches With Buzz

View of New Residences of Yorkville Plaza, Toronto, by Camrost-Felcorp
September 20, 2011 1:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Last night saw the launch of the New Residences of Yorkville Plaza in the Avenue Road building that will soon enough be transformed from a luxury hotel into a luxury condominium. The room ... read more

Context's Library District Underway Again After Archeological Assessment Accomplished

Archeology at Context Development's Library District Condominiums site, Toronto
September 19, 2011 12:57 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Context Development is going full speed ahead on their Library Distict complex on Fort York Boulevard at Bathurst Street now that an archeological dig which uncovered 150-year old railway related ... read more

Canderel Stoneridge's DNA3 Condos Prepares To Release Penthouses

September 16, 2011 3:06 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Canderel Stoneridge's DNA3 condos in Toronto's lively King West neighbourhood is sold out – well, nearly sold out – and will be breaking ground late this fall, but first the developer is releasing ... read more

Oxford Properties To Redevelop Peter Dickinson Designed 111 Richmond Street West

111 Richmond Street West Toronto by Oxford Properties. Design by Peter Dickinson
September 16, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Good news on the heritage building front as Oxford Properties has announced a $65 million dollar redevelopment of 111 Richmond Street West. The 15 storey office building was built in the 1950's. ... read more

Concord Adex "Dreams in Technicolor" with Spectra

September 15, 2011 3:34 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Concord Adex's landmark CityPlace community continues to expand, and their latest development, Spectra, aims to bring a veritable rainbow of stylish and vibrant colour to an otherwise ... read more

A Little Flair - We Mean Flaire - Coming To The Shops At Don Mills

Flaire condominiums Toronto, by Cadillac Fairview and the Fram Building Group
September 15, 2011 1:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Cadillac Fairview and the Fram Building Group are launching the next condominium at the Shops at Don Mills: Flaire. Flaire will be two 11-storey buildings with sweeping wrap-around balconies ... read more

Nautilus Condo By Monarch Looking Great Against The Downtown Toronto Skyline

Nautilus Condos Toronto by the Monarch Group
September 15, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Nautilus Condos is looking pretty cool against the backdrop of the downtown skyline. Taken by UrbanToronto forum member Fuu76 from iLoft, the 39 storey condo is quickly nearing ... read more

Diamante's The Florian Residences Becomes UrbanToronto's 180th dataBase Entry

The Florian condos Toronto by Diamante Development
September 14, 2011 11:15 am | by Craig White | Comments
The Florian is one of UrbanToronto's favourite condominiums, but you would not have gleaned that from our front page as of late. Why not? Well, we prefer to have a dataBase entry up for every ... read more

A 900 Foot Vertical Strip Of Light Comes To Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto

Trump International Hotel & Tower Toronto by Talon International
September 14, 2011 10:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work on the vertical strip of light that is going to run the entire length of the northwest corner of Trump is well underway. And, in this photo by UrbanToronto forum member DC83, we see it lit ... read more