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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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