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Construction In Full Swing at Eau du Soleil in Etobicoke

Construction is under way for Eau du Soleil, an Empire Communities condo complex
April 21, 2016 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
One of the largest excavation pits in the Greater Toronto Area is now buzzing with activity as work is under way to build two condominium towers—one of them the tallest building in Canada outside ... read more

New Phases Adding to ELAD's Emerald City Community

ELAD, Fifth on the Park, Colours of Emerald City, WZMH, Toronto
April 21, 2016 9:48 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
ELAD Canada's Emerald City community at Don Mills and Sheppard continues to grow, with construction now in full swing at the site of three new buildings to the immediate south of the community's ... read more

Avenue Road Condo to Transform Beer Store into 'Beer Boutique'

1580 Avenue Road, Toronto, by the Goldman Group, Page + Steele / IBI
April 20, 2016 4:35 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The beer store at 1580 Avenue Road could be replaced with a 7-storey condominium building. Located just north of Lawrence, the Page + Steele / IBI Group-designed project would bring density to a ... read more

Excavation Wrapping Up and Crane Coming to ZIGG Condos

ZIGG Condos, Madison, Fieldgate, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
April 20, 2016 2:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Only one and half months since the start of digging, excavation is now nearing completion at the St. Clair Avenue West site of Madison Homes and Fieldgate Urban's ZIGG Condos, ... read more

Site Cleared for North Star Homes' ConneXion in Etobicoke

April 20, 2016 1:18 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With all but the last units sold, North Star Homes' ConneXion is set to go under construction on Etobicoke's Fieldway Road. As of late last month, only 4 of the project's 150 units remained ... read more

Crane Coming Down at Lifetime and BLVD's Code Condos

The Code Condos, Toronto, BLVD Developments, Lifetime Developments
April 20, 2016 11:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction reached a major milestone today at the St. Clair Avenue West site of BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments' The Code Condos, with the start of the dismantling and removal ... read more

Redevelopment Coming To Wilson Station Employment Lands

Tippett Road, Malibu Developments, Page + Steele/IBI Group Architects
April 19, 2016 2:35 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
The area around Wilson Subway Station has long been a mish-mash of commuter parking lots, aging office and warehouse commercial space, and some light industrial buildings. While industry and ... read more

Lago and Riva del Lago Making Mark on Humber Bay Skyline

Lago at the Waterfront, Riva Del Lago, Monarch, Mattamy, Graziani + Corazza
April 19, 2016 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With work underway on the final levels of Mattamy Homes and the Biddington Group's 49-storey Lago at the Waterfront and 16-storey Riva del Lago, the ... read more

Could the Toronto Port Lands Become Host to Expo 2025?

Expo 67, Montreal
April 15, 2016 3:44 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Thirty years after the last monorail and geodesic dome fell silent in Vancouver, and a full half-century since the legendary Expo 67 in Montreal, Canada could once again be awarded the privilege ... read more

8-Storey Mixed-Use Proposed for Dundas and Prince Edward

4195 Dundas Street West, Toronto, by Dunpar Homes, Turner Fleischer Architects
April 15, 2016 3:05 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Etobicoke's intersection of Dundas and Prince Edward could be the site of new mid-rise development, with an 8-storey building proposed for the southwest corner at 4195 Dundas Street West. Last ... read more

Site Being Cleared for Barbara Ann Scott Park Revitalization

Barbara Ann Scott Park revitalization, Canderel Stoneridge, Aura at College Park
April 15, 2016 11:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last June, we reported that plans to revitalize Barbara Ann Scott Park were moving forward. The project, which will be realized using $3 million from Section 37 and 45(9) agreements ... read more

Private Garden a Centrepiece of Diamante's Diamond on Yonge

Diamond Condos on Yonge, Toronto, by Diamante Development, Scott Shields
April 15, 2016 10:35 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
More details of Diamante's Diamond Condominiums on Yonge are emerging as marketing of the 30-storey tower continues. While our previous editorial provided a first glimpse into the amenity spaces ... read more

29-Storey Tower Proposed at 219 Dundas East

219 Dundas Street East, Toronto, by Turner Fleischer Architects
April 14, 2016 4:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just south of Filmore's Hotel and Gentlemen's Club, and just north of the l'École Gabrielle Roy French-Language elementary school, a 29-storey condo has been proposed at 219-231 Dundas Street ... read more

Westinghouse Building Facades Cut from Surrounding Structure

King Blue Condos, Greenland Group, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
April 14, 2016 12:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been almost three months since the first signs of structural bracing were spotted on the north and west facades of the Canadian Westinghouse Building, a 6-storey, 1927-built warehouse ... read more

5468796 Meets Oakville: Lake & East Like No Other Condo

Lake & East Condominium Residences, Oakville, by Symmetry, Fortress RDI, Engine
April 14, 2016 11:00 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
EDITOR'S NOTE: This article ran briefly at the end of March 2016 with unofficial renderings. It has now been republished with modifications and official renderings. read more

Dramatic Transformation of 488 University Avenue Progressing

Residences of 488 University Avenue, Core Architects, Amexon, Toronto
April 13, 2016 3:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just over three months since our last update on the construction of Amexon Development Corporation's Residences of 488 University Avenue, a 55-storey Core ... read more

Denmark's 3XN Designs Next Phase of Tridel's Bayside Community

3XN at Bayside, Toronto, by Tridel, Hines, 3XN
April 13, 2016 3:16 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The next phase of Tridel and Hines' nascent Bayside Toronto community was revealed today. Just east of the Aqualina and Aquavista construction sites—where cranes are beginning to lift the ... read more