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Greenery and Outdoor Amenities a Focal Point for Sonic Condos

Sonic Condos, Toronto, by Lindvest Properties, Page + Steele / IBI Group
February 10, 2016 4:51 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Located just southeast of Don Mills and Eglinton, Lindvest Properties' Sonic Condos is joining one of Toronto's up and coming development nodes, with the 30 and 28-storey towers poised to add new ... read more

Heartwood The Beach: Sustainable Features, Natural Design

Heartwood The Beach, Quadrangle, Fieldgate, Hullmark, Toronto
February 10, 2016 11:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's ongoing building boom has been typified by concrete construction, becoming the de facto building medium for new development. While concrete and steel will remain the preferred methods ... read more

A First Look at University Studios' Space-Saving Interiors

University Studios, Oshawa, by Podium Developments, Building Capital, Wallman
February 10, 2016 11:00 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Located near the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Durham College, Podium Developments and Building Capital's University Studios is introducing a new student living typology ... read more

Renderings Reveal Amenity Offerings at Tridel's SQ2 Condos

SQ2, Teeple Architects, Tridel, Alexandra Park, Toronto
February 8, 2016 12:13 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The rebuild of Toronto's Alexandra Park community into a mixed-income neighbourhood is well underway just northwest of the Spadina and Queen intersection. Part of Alexandra Park's transformation ... read more

New Renderings Highlight Design Details of J. Davis House

J. Davis House, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Mattamy / Biddington
February 4, 2016 3:06 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New images and information have been released that fill out details for Mattamy and Biddington's J. Davis House, a 9-storey, Graziani + Corazza ... read more

Nautique Model Suite in Burlington Reflects Lake's Serenity

Nautique Lakefront Residences, Adi Developments, RAW Design
February 3, 2016 4:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
UrbanToronto takes another look at Burlington today as it is just a few days remaining until the official Grand Opening of Adi Development Group's Nautique Lakefront Residences in ... read more

Fifth on the Park to Host Chinese New Year Celebration

Fifth on the Park, ELAD Canada, WZMH Architects, Toronto
February 3, 2016 3:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
ELAD Canada's Fifth on the Park, the next phase of the developer's master-planned community at Don Mills and Sheppard, will be hosting a Chinese New Year celebration this Saturday, ... read more

Suite Vignette Provides Glimpse into Life at Briar Hill City Towns

Briar Hill City Towns, Kirkor Architects, Madison Homes, Toronto
February 2, 2016 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With only a handful of units remaining, Madison Homes' Briar Hill City Towns is gearing up for a planned Spring start to construction. The stacked townhome development nestled ... read more

Exploring Toronto's Luxury Real Estate with Talon's Neil Labatte

Trump Residences International, Toronto, by Talon International, Zeidler Partner
February 2, 2016 4:26 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In Toronto, a city of constantly rising real estate prices and fast-paced development, it can be difficult to analyze market conditions with a long-term perspective. The whirlwind nature of the ... read more

Scale Model Provides Insight into Design of 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, State Building Group, Madison Homes, Richmond Architects
February 1, 2016 4:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we visited the presentation centre for 609 Avenue Road, a new 19-storey Richmond Architects-designed development by State Building Group and Madison ... read more

Altus Group Releases Results of 2015 Real Estate Review

Altus Group Limited
January 29, 2016 4:40 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
At the end of January, Altus Group Limited (Altus Group; TSX: AIF), a leading provider of commercial real estate services, software, and data solutions, released results of its 2015 Real Estate ... read more

Is Toronto's Real Estate Market Healthy for Entrepreneurs?

Nina Gazzola, Lana Sherman, Michael Emory, Kristina Verner, Urban Land Institute
January 29, 2016 4:25 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The role that real estate plays in shaping the look and feel of cities is an obvious one. The built form of urban centres has a profound impact on the way people use the city. The designs of ... read more

Whitehaus Condos Brings Creative Amenities to Yonge & Eglinton

Whitehaus Condominiums, Toronto, by Lifetime, Knightstone, Diamond Schmitt
January 28, 2016 4:55 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
While the exterior of the 29-storey Diamond Schmitt-designed Toronto tower makes a strong aesthetic statement in its own right, our first look at the interiors reveals a bold collection of ... read more

TeaGarden Condominiums Promises Luxurious Suite Interiors

TeaGarden Condominiums, Toronto, by Phantom Developments, Kirkor Architects
January 28, 2016 11:40 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Tucked away in a quiet cul-de-sac, Phantom Development's TeaGarden Condominiums is set to infuse the urbanizing Bayview and Sheppard area with a dose of quiet sophistication. Poised to rise to a ... read more

TREB Releases Housing Figures for Fourth Quarter of 2015

The Financial District skyline in early 2016, image by Marcus Mitanis
January 27, 2016 11:28 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
The Toronto Real Estate Board's (TREB) recently released Q4 housing report shows 2015 was closed out with strong year-over-year growth in sales. Compared to the same period in 2014, the volume of ... read more

Tridel's Avani2 Joining Metrogate Community at 401/Kennedy

Avani and Avani 2, Toronto, by Tridel, Graziani + Corazza
January 18, 2016 2:17 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
As Tridel's 35-storey Avani condominium begins to near completion in Scarborough, its sister Avani2 tower has launched into sales. The upcoming project is set to add further residential density to ... read more

Grand Opening Announced for Nautique Lakefront Residences

Nautique Lakefront Residences, Adi Development Group, Burlington
January 18, 2016 11:34 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With over three quarters of the building now sold out, the Adi Development Group has announced a February Grand Opening for their Nautique Lakefront Residences project in ... read more

Bloor West: Growth to Watch For in 2016

Tower Automotive Building ready for transformation, Toronto
January 15, 2016 6:20 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Moving north from our Etobicoke South coverage, UrbanToronto's Growth to Watch For series continues with an overview of development along Toronto's Bloor West corridor. Beginning at Highway 427 in ... read more

Previewing the Presentation Centre for North Star's ConneXion

ConneXion, North Star Homes, TACT Architecture, Toronto
January 14, 2016 3:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With sales now well under way for ConneXion, North Star Homes' new stacked townhome development in Etobicoke, we recently had the opportunity to tour the TACT ... read more

Spacious Model Suite Awaits at 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, State Building Group, Madison Homes, Richmond Architects
January 13, 2016 6:24 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just south of Toronto's prestigious Upper Canada College, the State Building Group and Madison Homes' 609 Avenue Road is set to join an established community that has long been considered one of ... read more