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Back To The Future: Oxford's Cumberland Terrace Redevelopment

Oxford Properties' Cumberland Terrace is getting redone by Bregman + Hamann
December 7, 2010 11:39 am | by Craig White | Comments
There's nothing like a good development rumour on a snowy day to warm the cockles of an UrbanToronto member's heart, so we wanted to share a rumour in the vague hope that talking about something ... read more

Touring Amexon Development's South Beach Condos

December 7, 2010 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto's coverage of South Beach Condos + Lofts by Amexon Development continues with a tour of the construction site, courtesy of Paul Rizzuto, Project Superintendent, and ... read more

Queen & Portland Lofts & Condos By Tribute Communities And RioCan Rising At Queen And Portland

Queen & Portland Condos are by Tribute, RioCan and Turner Fleischer.
December 6, 2010 1:59 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
One of the things we at Urban Toronto enjoy seeing is parking lots disappear. One that we really wanted gone was the one now being replaced by the Queen & Portland Lofts & Condos. This 9 ... read more

Amexon's South Beach Condos Kitted Out For Resort Living

South Beach Condos + Lofts is by Amexon Developments and Arsenault Architects.
December 6, 2010 1:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Amexon Development brings resort living to Park Lawn and Lakeshore Boulevard with South Beach Condos + Lofts, a twin tower condominium community with very extensive amenities, ... read more

RioCan's Yonge Eglinton Centre Prepares To Expand

Yonge and Eglinton Centre by RioCan and Page+Steele/IBI Group Architects
December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
RioCan, the owner of the Yonge Eglinton Centre, a prominent complex in Toronto's midtown, is preparing to expand the centre up and out with a $100 Million redevelopment and revitalization. The ... read more

Southcore Financial Centre Celebrates a Topping Off and a Groundbreaking

Southcore Financial Centre by bcIMC and KPMB Architects with Steele + Page/IBI
November 26, 2010 1:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Southcore Financial Centre, owned and developed by the British Columbia Investment Development Corporation, is celebrating not one, but two milestones today. The first is a topping off for the ... read more

The Bridge Goes In At Menkes and Lifetime's The Four Seasons Hotel and Residence

Four Seasons Residences in Toronto by Menkes and architectsAlliance
November 25, 2010 3:59 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The frame for the ramped bridge joining the shorter tower at the Four Seasons Hotel and Residences to the podium is now in place. The bridge? Yes: it's not something that UrbanToronto has paid ... read more

Renovations Complete at Oxford Properties' Scarborough Town Centre

Scarborough Town Centre Mall, Oxford Properties and Petroff Architects.
November 25, 2010 12:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Scarborough Town Centre's 2-year-long renovation project is finished. The Oxford Properties-managed mall was originally opened in 1973 and was in need of a major facelift. Designed ... read more

Trinity Development Group Brings The Stockyards Back To St. Clair & Weston

The Stockyards by Trinity Development Group and Greenberg Farrow
November 24, 2010 1:09 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The northwest corner of St. Clair Avenue West and Weston Road is about to get a 650,000 square foot big box retail centre called The Stockyards. Trinity Development Group has ... read more

Lamb Development's The King East Condo Making A Splash

The King East is by Lamb Developments, Hyde Park Homes, Sher Corp and Core Arch.
November 23, 2010 1:37 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Excavation has begun at the new The King East condo. The 15 storey building is being developed by Lamb Development in tandem with Hyde Park Homes and Sher Corp. ... read more

Lifetime's Bisha Hotel and Residences Feature Lavish Munge Leung Interiors

Bisha Hotel & Residences by Lifetime Developments and Ink Entertainment
November 23, 2010 1:26 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto's coverage of Bisha Hotel & Residences by Lifetime Developments and Ink Entertainment continues into the glamorous model suite by Munge ... read more

Maple Leaf Gardens Transformation From The Inside

Renovating the interior of the old Maple Leaf Gardens.
November 23, 2010 12:54 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Urban Toronto member sodapop got into Maple Leaf Gardens recently, and was able to get a couple of legible photos in the low light. Sodapop adds that the images are a bit shaky as he did not have ... read more

Lifetime's Bisha Hotel and Residences Ups The Luxe With Rock 'n Roll and LA Glam

Bisha Condo by Lifetime and Ink with Wallman Architects and Munge Leung.
November 22, 2010 2:27 pm | by Craig White | Comments
‘Luxury with edge’ is the vision for Bisha Hotel & Residences, as conceived by Sam Herzog and Mel Pearl of Lifetime Developments and Charles Khabouth of Ink Entertainment, and ... read more

Pemberton Group's Uptown Residences Condos Nearing Completion

Uptown Condos by Pemberton Group and Burka Architects.
November 22, 2010 11:47 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Uptown Residences condos are nearing completion as this photo shows. The Art Deco inspired building is something rare in a city where all-glass towers rule the day. There's been plenty of ... read more

A Close-Up View of the First Canadian Place Re-cladding

Brookfield's First Canadian Place, rejuvenation by Moed de Armas & Shannon.
November 20, 2010 4:12 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member harleyjuice, who works on the recladding of First Canadian Place, and has recently published photos from his spectacular perch in the sky: photos that show both the drama of ... read more

Pemberton Breaks Ground At Miracle in Mississauga Condos In Erin Mills

Miracle in Mississauga by Pemberton Group and Burka Architects
November 19, 2010 11:27 am | by Craig White | Comments
One of the Pemberton Group's communities that has pretty much escaped UrbanToronto's attention is Papillon Place along the south side of Eglinton west of Erin Mills Parkway in Mississauga. Three ... read more

Limelight Condominiums By Daniels Begins To Rise

Limelight Condos in Mississauga by Daniels and Kirkor Architects
November 19, 2010 11:18 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Here we get an update on construction progress at Daniels' new Limelight Condominiums. Located in Mississauga City Centre, this Kirkor Architects designed building will feature two towers, ... read more

Bellefair Kew Beach Residences By Reserve Properties On The Way

Bellefair Kew Beach Residences by Reserve Properties and RAW Design
November 17, 2010 1:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Reserve Properties, profiled yesterday for their Ossington Avenue project Motif, are also making their Toronto presence felt at 2000 Queen Street East in The Beach with Bellefair Kew Beach ... read more

Minto Applies for 26 Storeys at 94 Cumberland Street

94 Cumberland condos Toronto by Minto
November 17, 2010 1:44 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Ottawa based developer Minto, who has built a number of rental and condominium projects in Toronto since arriving here in 1986 and is currently selling 775 King West, Spring, and The St. Thomas, ... read more

Cladding Makes Its First Appearance On Westbank's Shangri-La Hotel And Condo

Shangri-La in Toronto by Westbank Developments, Hariri Pontarini Architects
November 16, 2010 1:40 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A milestone was reached yesterday at the new Shangri-La hotel and condo Toronto. The first piece of glass cladding has been installed. While it is too early to judge how good the glass will look ... read more