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Tridel's Solaris At Metrogate Condos Nearing Completion

Solaris Towers by Tridel with Graziani + Corazza Architects
April 19, 2011 12:21 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Solaris, the twin-tower condominium project by Tridel at Kennedy and the 401 in Scarborough, is rapidly closing in on its final height. The elliptical towers are the first phases of a ... read more

King + Condos Opens At King and Sherbourne

King + Condos Toronto by King Plus Development and Terracomm Development
April 19, 2011 9:02 am | by Craig White | Comments
King + Condos has opened for sales at the corner of King and Sherbourne in Toronto's most historic quarter. The 17-storey tower, designed by Tact Design, is being developed by King Plus ... read more

Green and Blue at The Monarch Group's Nautilus Condos at Waterview

Nautilus Condos Toronto by the Monarch Group
April 19, 2011 8:38 am | by Craig White | Comments
We're back at Nautilus for more, looking at the Monarch Group project in its local context, with a focus on its tinted balcony glazing. Let's get right into that. This is the green glazing, ... read more

Excavation Continues At The Onni Group's Garrison At The Yards Condos

Garrison At The Yards (Photo by drum118)
April 19, 2011 8:03 am | by Editor | Comments
Work continues on the excavation for the new condos. Here we see the site, located in the triangle created by Bathurst, Fort York Blvd. and the Gardiner Expressway, in this photo by taken by ... read more

Sky-High Pour at The Monarch Group's Nautilus Condos

Nautlius Condos 34th Floor Concrete Pouring, image by Craig White
April 18, 2011 3:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto returns to our tour of The Monarch Group's Nautlius Condos at their Waterview site in South Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area. The Graziani + Corazza Architects-designed tower is ... read more

PATH Branches West over York Street in the South Core

Southcore Financial Centre Toronto by GWL Realty Advisors & bcIMC
April 18, 2011 1:56 pm | by Craig White | Comments
York Street was closed over the weekend between Bremner Boulevard and Front Street to allow for the installation of a new PATH network bridge spanning from Telus House to the new ... read more

Archaeological Find at Context Development's Library District Condominiums

Library District Condominiums Toronto by Context Developments
April 18, 2011 1:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Excavation is nearing completion at the Library District Condominiums. Here we see the site, located at the northeast corner of Bathurst and Fort York Boulevard, in a photo taken by forum member ... read more

UrbanToronto Heads Skyward at Monarch's Nautilus Condos at Waterview

Nautilus Condos Toronto By the Monarch Group
April 15, 2011 2:53 am | by Craig White | Comments
It's high time UrbanToronto went on a construction tour again: raw concrete has been too absent from our diet for a little too long. So, let's start by easing ourselves into it... We need a crane ... read more

Crane Comes To Streetcar Development And Dundee Realty's Trinity Lofts Condo

Trinity Lofts condos Toronto by Streetcar Development and Dundee Realty
April 14, 2011 9:01 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
I was on the way to work this morning when I saw the crane being installed at Trinity Lofts condos. Here's a short update. Trucks parked on Trinity Street waiting to unload. Photo by Edward ... read more

Residences at the Ritz-Carlton

April 14, 2011 3:20 am | by Craig White | Comments
Baker Real Estate has announced a special one day sale of remaining units at the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton. The 53-storey tower, about 80% sold, is designed by Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates ... read more

Remington and the Brown Group Unveil 8 Chichester Place Infill Rental Project

8 Chichester Place By Remington Group And The Brown Group
April 14, 2011 1:26 am | by Craig White | Comments
Thanks to a building boom when towers-in-the-park style developments were the only way to go, Toronto has been left with hundreds of tall apartment buildings surrounded by large swaths of open ... read more

UrbanToronto Tours Churchill Park Condos

Churchill Park Condos, image courtesy of Tower Hill Dev Corp
April 13, 2011 9:58 am | by Craig White | Comments
Two weeks ago UrbanToronto published skyline photos taken from the 14-storey Churchill Park Condos at Spadina and St. Clair, and members here responded like it was Christmas: this building has ... read more

Quick Pic: Bishop's Block Comes Back To Life at Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel and Condos

photo by aiekon
April 13, 2011 8:34 am | by Editor | Comments
The key historic component at the new Living Shangri-La Toronto hotel and condos is coming back to life. Bishop's Block was originally built as a hotel back in 1829. It was last used as a bar ... read more

Victory Condos by Lifetime Developments and BLVD Developments Updated

Victory Condos by Lifetime Developments and BLVD Developments
April 12, 2011 3:35 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Victory Condos is coming along nicely as seen from this recent construction tour of the project. The 12 storey condo is located at 478 King Street West. Developed by Lifetime Developments and ... read more

Concrete Pours Into The Foundation Of Daniels' Cinema Tower

Daniels Corporation's Cinema Tower construction image by Craig White
April 11, 2011 11:33 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto recently ventured down to The Daniels Corporation’s Cinema Tower construction site for a visit. We caught both excavation and concrete pouring in progress. Here is how the site ... read more

Alexandra Park Is Set To Follow Regent Park As TCHC Plans Major Revitalization

Alexandra Park Toronto Revitalization By Toronto Community Housing Corporation
April 11, 2011 9:17 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Alexandra Park is the second neighbourhood that the Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC) is planning to redevelop. As with Regent Park the plan is to replace aging public house, while ... read more

Live Camera Now Trained On Tridel's 300 Front St W Condo Site

April 11, 2011 8:05 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A new live camera is now operational and delivering photos every 30 minutes of construction on the 300 Front Street West condos. You can access it here. We know we'll be keeping track of this site ... read more

Westbank's Shangri-La At About Halfway To The Top

All Shangri-La renderings courtesy of Westbank
April 10, 2011 9:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
As the new Shangri-La Hotel and Condominium Residences hovers around the halfway point in terms of its final height, the high profile project on University Avenue is becoming easier and easier to ... read more

Cityscape and Dundee Realty's Clear Spirit Condos Begins To Angle Out

Pure Spirit Views
April 10, 2011 8:58 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Quick Pic: Cityscape Development and Dundee Realty's Clear Spirit Condos Begins To Angle Out Photos By Edward Skira April 11, 2011 Clear Spirit Condos, the second condo tower at the ... read more

Hazelton Lanes To Undergo a Major Revitalization

Hazelton Lanes rendering
April 8, 2011 10:06 am | by Craig White | Comments
Hazelton Lanes is renovating. The luxury boutique shopping centre in Toronto's Yorkville neighbourhood is making over its south courtyard in conjunction with a major expansion to its Canadian ... read more