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A More Thorough Look at the First Canadian Place Makeover

First Canadian Place Rendering (Bregman + Hamann)
February 24, 2011 11:20 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Every time the scaffolding rig that surrounds Brookfield Properties' First Canadian Place drops another floor, or two, shutters are triggered all over town. And why not? It's fun watching ... read more

First New Tenants Coming To Toronto Sun Building

No Frills Comes To The Toronto Sun Building
February 24, 2011 3:40 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Hello No Frills! read more

Neilas' Cube Lofts Progressing in Little Italy

Neilas' Cube Lofts condos Toronto by Raw Design
February 23, 2011 4:59 am | by Craig White | Comments
While Toronto's skyline fills with point towers, Toronto's main streets are starting to fill with more neighbourhood-friendly medium-rise infill development. read more

Rendering Revealed for New Office Building at 284 King Street East

284 King Street East
February 23, 2011 3:02 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Coming soon by Northwest Value Partners read more

Waterlink at Pier 27 Condos By Cityzen And Fernbrook Homes

Waterlink at Pier 27 Condos By Cityzen And Fernbrook Homes
February 23, 2011 2:57 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
As Seen From Porter Air Photo By cfloryan read more

Humber College Lakeshore Campus Expansion Progressing

Humber College Lakeshore Campus Expansion Progressing (Jasonzed)
February 22, 2011 3:08 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Jasonzed dropped by the Lakeshore Campus of Humber College recently to shoot another education infrastructure project. This 100,000 square foot facility should be ready ... read more

Work Begins On The Onni Group's The Garrision at The Yards Condos

Work Begins On The Onni Group's The Garrision at The Yards Condos
February 22, 2011 2:43 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Quick Pic by forum member Jasonzed shows work beginning at The Garrision at The Yards condos. The 12 storey building, which is to be located at Fort York Blvd. and Bathurst, will feature ... read more

Foster and Partners Design the York University Station on the Spadina Subway

York University Subway Station by the TTC with Foster + Partners
February 18, 2011 2:24 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Last week UrbanToronto looked at the new Steeles West Station plan for the Spadina Subway extension now under construction in the city's northwest. This week it's time for a look at another of the ... read more

One Valhalla Condos By Edilcan Has Official Groundbreaking

One Valhalla & Thunderbird Phase 2, Toronto Condos, Edilcan, Page & Steele/IBI
February 18, 2011 12:41 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Last night Edilcan Development Corporation held the groundbreaking ceremony for One Valhalla and Urban Toronto was there. The three three tower project features 35, 30 and 22 storey condos along ... read more

A First Peek At Burano's Condos' Restored Base

Burano, Toronto Condos, Lanterra, architectsAlliance
February 18, 2011 12:22 pm | by Craig White | Comments
UrbanToronto member Androiduk has captured our first look at the restored brick and limestone building at the base of Burano, the 48-storey condominium tower by Lanterra Developments under ... read more

Empire Communities' The Modern On Richmond Growing Skyward

The Modern Condos, Toronto, Empire Communities, DTAH Architects, EI Richmond Arc
February 17, 2011 1:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The King-Parliament area, like the King-Spadina area, continues to grow in leaps and bounds... albeit a little beyond UrbanToronto's constant gaze. One of the larger condo projects currently ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Work On Great Gulf Homes And Lifetime Developments' X2 Condos Begins

X2 Condos, Toronto, Great Gulf Homes, Lifetime Developments, Wallman
February 17, 2011 12:53 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day taken by forum member cruzin4u spotlights the stunning X The Condominium. In the article that ran with the photo we asked for more please. Well here it is in the form ... read more

Sheridan College's New Hazel McCallion Campus Coming To Completion In Mississauga City Centre

Sheridan College Hazel McCallion Campus, Mississauga, Toronto
February 16, 2011 2:46 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Quick Pic by Urban Toronto forum member Jasonzed takes a look at progress on the new Sheridan College campus being built in Mississauga City Centre. Work is nearing completion of the ... read more

Aspen Ridge Releases New Renderings for Scenic on Eglinton Condos

Scenic on Eglinton, Toronto Condos, Aspen Ridge Homes
February 16, 2011 2:34 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Does Aspen Ridge Homes know something that other developers don't? It seems that while seasons may change in Toronto, the vast majority of condo renderings resolutely celebrate summer in all its ... read more

Ritz-Carlton Hotel Officially Opens In Toronto

Ritz-Carlton Hotel & Residences, Toronto Condos, Cadillac Fairview, KPF, Page &
February 16, 2011 1:10 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The official opening ceremony of the new Ritz-Carlton Hotel Toronto took place on Wednesday, February 16 at 11:30AM in the hotel's spacious lobby. Developed by Graywood Developments and Cadillac ... read more

Great Gulf Homes' Charlie Condos Rising Above Ground at King & Charlotte

Charlie Condos Toronto by Great Gulf Homes and Diamond + Schmidtt
February 15, 2011 12:39 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Homebuilder Great Gulf Homes has been responsible for a number of quite significant residential condominium buildings in Toronto since they entered the high rise market. The Morgan, 18 Yorkville, ... read more

Daniels Corporation Redevelopment Of Regent Park Continues

Regent Park redevelopment by Daniels Corporation in Toronto
February 15, 2011 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Another photo from Urban Toronto member Jasonzed's trip to the CN Tower. Here we get to see Regent Park as it slowly turns from an old rundown housing project into a modern mixed-use ... read more

Excavation Begins For The Bremner Tower & Delta Hotel at Southcore Financial Centre

Southcore Financial Centre by bcIMC and KPMB Architects with Steele + Page/IBI
February 14, 2011 3:09 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Pile drivers have arrived onsite, and the excavation process is underway for Toronto's latest downtown office tower and hotel. Great West Life and bcIMC are currently completing the first building ... read more

Excavation Almost Completed At Waterlink at Pier 27 By Cityzen and Fernbrook

Waterlink at Pier 27 is by Cityzen and Fernbrook and architectsAlliance.
February 14, 2011 12:30 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Quick Pic, by roving forum member Jasonzed, is taken from high up on the CN Tower (lots of relatives visiting the city Jason?). It shows that excavation is almost complete for the first ... read more