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Photo Of The Day: Living Shangri-La Toronto By Westbank Corp. Beginning To Make An Impression

Shangri-La in Toronto by Westbank and the Peterson Group with Hariri Pontarini
February 4, 2011 2:45 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day and Quick Pic are being pitted against each other. Its the battle of two of the world's leading hotel chains. In this corner we have the Shangri-La Hotel and ... read more

Photo Of The Day: A Snowy Day At Yonge And Eglinton

Yonge and Eglinton snow storm in Toronto. Minto30Roe Condos.
February 3, 2011 4:41 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's snowstorm, while not as big as expected, still left us with our largest snowfall so far this winter. And there is still time for more. Here's what Yonge and Eglinton looked like as ... read more

Photo Of The Day: 300 Front West Condo By Tridel Continues The Impressive Transformation Of A Neighbourhood

300 Front Street West condos in Toronto by Tridel and Wallman Architects
February 2, 2011 4:13 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A suitable poster-child for Toronto's decade long boom, today's Photo Of The Day shows at least 15 buildings built during that period, with more on the way. In the centre we find the pit ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Concord Adex's Parade Condos Continues CityPlace's March Westward

Cityplace in Toronto by Concord Adex
February 1, 2011 12:33 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day, by forum member androiduk, takes us to Bathurst south of Front Street. Here we see CityPlace continuing its march westward. The city continues to change as the ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Downmarket Hotel At 650 Bay Street To Get Boutique Makeover?

650 Bay Street in Toronto
January 30, 2011 12:43 am | by Craig White | Comments
650 Bay Street has long been the site of an extremely cheap and downmarket hotel. Renovations to the building have recently started and now we hear it will be relaunched as a boutique hotel. 650 ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Yonge And Bloor Skyline Circa 2015

Yonge and Bloor skyline in 2015 in Toronto.
January 28, 2011 2:57 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
We end the week with a Photo Of The Day that's not entirely a photo based on a Photo Of The Day that we ran back on Tuesday. Here we get a view of what forum member Traynor thinks the Yonge and ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Progress Continues At Tridel's Avonshire Condos

Avonshire condos in Toronto by Tridel with Kirkor architects.
January 27, 2011 12:11 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Work continues up at Yonge and the 401 on the Tridel developed Avonshire Condos. Here we see the front lobby for the twin 22-storey towers that are located at 100 Harrison Garden Blvd. Avonshire ... read more

Pearl Residences Condos By The Conservatory Group Coming Close To Completion

Pearl Residence in Toronto by The Conservatory Group and E.I. Richmond.
January 26, 2011 4:17 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
North York City Centre continues to expand and The Conservatory Group is contributing to this growth. Here we see the Pearl Residences condos rapidly nearing completion. Located at 35 Hollywood ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Castlepoint, Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes Putting Backstage Condo Across The Street From Their L Tower

The L Tower Toronto by Cityzen, Ferbrook and Castlepoint, and Daniel Libeskind
January 24, 2011 12:04 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Coming to Yonge and Esplanade are the 57 storey L Tower along with the 36 storey Backstage Condos. Both are being developed by a partnership that consists of Castlepoint, Cityzen and Fernbrook ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Check Out The Sexy Sales Centre For Camrost-Felcorp's Imperial Plaza Condo

Imperial Plaza Condominiums in Toronto by Camrost-Felcorp.
January 21, 2011 12:48 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Wow was all we could say when we first viewed today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by forum member androiduk, the photos shows the sales centre for the new Imperial Plaza Toronto condos. Located at 111 ... read more

Construction Update on Cityzen and Fernbrook's The Shores Development

The Shores in Oakville by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Page + Steele.
January 20, 2011 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes are bringing a modern, nautically inspired condominium to the shores of Oakville's Bronte Harbour. Fittingly, the Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects-designed project ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Harbour And Skyline On Cold Winter's Day

Photo Of The Day: Toronto Harbour And Skyline On Cold Winter's Day
January 20, 2011 10:53 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day is somewhat of a departure for photographer and forum member tomms. He usually can be found doing his best spider man routine by getting amazing shots from the tops ... read more

Photo of the Day: Burano Looms Over the Bay Street Canyon

Burano Condos in Toronto by Lanterra Developments and architectsAlliance
January 20, 2011 12:29 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day is of Lanterra Development's Burano, located on Bay Street north of College. The project, designed by architectsAlliance, appears to have topped off at its final height of ... read more

Photo Of The Day: RIP Sergeant Ryan Russell

Procession of police officers for the funeral of Ryan Russell.
January 19, 2011 1:48 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today was a sad day for Toronto as the funeral for murdered police officer Sergeant Ryan Russell took place. More than 10,000 police officers and countless others came to pay their respects. The ... read more

New Pedestrian Bridge Over The 401 To Connect Pickering Town Centre To GO Station

Pickering Go Bridge in Pickering.
January 19, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The City Pickering is not generally known for its urbanism or walkability. But, even here, environmental sustainability and smart growth is making some progress. Plans are in the works for a ... read more

Photo Of The Day: New Condo Towers By Menkes Coming To Current Four Seasons Hotel Site At 21 Avenue Road

Queen's Park Legislature stands before Dubai's impressive skyline.
January 18, 2011 12:58 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
On Thursday an Ontario court rejected the Province's attempt to appeal an OMB decision to allow for the redevelopment of the existing Fours Seasons Hotel location at 21 Avenue Road. The developer ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Toronto's Night Time Skyline As Seen From The West

Downtown Toronto Skyline from the west
January 17, 2011 12:02 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day shows us what the Toronto skyline looks like at night from the west. Taken by forum member sodapop it shows both the current look and hints at the changes that are coming. ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Menkes And Lifetime Developments' Four Seasons Hotel And Condo As Seen From Yorkville Park

Four Seasons Hotel & Private Residences, Toronto Condos, Menkes, Lifetime, aA
January 14, 2011 1:36 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
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Photo Of The Day: A Tour Of The Leslie Spit On A Winter's Day

Downtown Toronto as viewed from the Leslie Street Spit
January 13, 2011 12:05 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Jutting out approximately 5km into Lake Ontario, the 'spit' has been under construction for about 50 years. It can thank the St. Lawrence Seaway for it's existence since an expected increase in ... read more

LTD Condos By Malibu Investments As Seen From Front Street

LTD Condos developed by Malibu Investments, Toronto
January 12, 2011 1:40 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Last week we took a look at the west side of LTD Condos as cladding started to be installed. Today we get to see the building from the north side of the project. In fact all the way ... read more