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Rendering Provides Glimpse of Interiors at Spice Urban Towns

Spice Urban Towns, Hi-Rise Group, Spice Danforth, Kohn Partnership Architects
August 28, 2015 11:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the registration phase well under way for Hi-Rise Group and Spice Danforth Inc.'s Spice Urban Towns, we are now learning more about the three-and-a-half-storey, Kohn ... read more

Scale Model Reveals Design Features of The Barrington

The Barrington Condominium Flats, Toronto, Lash Group, Goldman Group, Richmond
August 27, 2015 12:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Lash Group and The Goldman Group will soon be adding a new 18-storey, Richmond Architects-designed boutique condominium development on the southwest edge of Toronto's ... read more

An Inside Look at Toronto's New Home Energy Loan Program

Home Energy Loan Program, City of Toronto
August 27, 2015 11:00 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Last month, we introduced the City of Toronto's new Home Energy Loan Program (HELP), which offers low-interest loans aimed at improving the energy-efficiency of Toronto's ageing housing stock. The ... read more

Diam's On The Danforth Looks to Capitalize on Walkable Streets and Transit

On The Danforth, onespace Unlimited, DIAM Developments, Toronto
August 20, 2015 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The increasing vibrancy of the street life on Toronto's Danforth Avenue has led to a number of redevelopment proposals along the eastern stretch of this street in recent years, with developers ... read more

Putting Enigma on the Park in Context with Aerial Site Views

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
August 17, 2015 11:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the sales centre relocated, the Bloor and Lansdowne area site of Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park is primed for the start of construction. The ... read more

Scale Model Reveals Design Features for Tridel's Islington Terrace

Islington Terrace, Tridel, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
August 14, 2015 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A major new addition is gearing up to transform the Bloor and Islington area of Toronto, as sales progress for the first phase of Tridel's Islington Terrace. Designed by Kirkor ... read more

CBRE Releases Q2 2015 Office Report

CBRE Q2 2015 Office  Report
August 14, 2015 2:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
CBRE has released their second quarter figures for the Toronto commercial real estate market, with the numbers revealing increased vacancy rates in Class A office space, as major tenants relocate ... read more

Previewing the Model Suite for North Star's ConneXion

ConneXion, North Star Homes, TACT Architecture, Toronto
August 14, 2015 10:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The onsite presentation centre for North Star Homes' townhome development 'ConneXion' is now open at 26 Fieldway Road in Toronto's Six Points area, within walking distance of Islington ... read more

Interiors Impress at Time Development Group's Danforth Square

Danforth Square, Kohn Partnership Architects, Time Development Group
August 12, 2015 5:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Time Development Group's Danforth Square will be a major addition to the Warden and Danforth area of Scarborough, bringing 300 new homes to the neighbourhood, including condos starting ... read more

Previewing the Amenites at Camrost-Felcorp's Blue Diamond

Blue Diamond Condos at Imperial Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
August 11, 2015 6:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just west of Camrost-Felcorp's Imperial Plaza development on St. Clair Avenue West, plans are in motion for a new 26-storey, Diamond Schmitt Architects-designed ... read more

Ghods' 5959 Yonge Condos Offering Four Floors of Amenities

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
August 10, 2015 10:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ghods Builders' 5959 Yonge Street Condos is setting itself apart from other Toronto developments, offering a vast array of amenities, including some innovative spaces that you won't ... read more

Previewing the Suites at First Avenue's W Towns

W Towns, pml.A, First Avenue Properties, Toronto
August 6, 2015 3:26 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the development now 60% sold, construction of First Avenue Properties’ W Towns is imminent on Weston Road north of Lawrence. The dark brick-clad urban townhome ... read more

Introducing Madison Homes's Briar Hill City Towns

Briar Hill City Towns, Kirkor Architects, Madison Homes, Toronto
August 5, 2015 1:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Madison Homes' planned redevelopment of a mid-sized site at the intersection of Dufferin Street and Briar Hill Avenue will bring a major shot of new life to an area straddling the border between ... read more

Introducing Opearl's Sail Condominiums in Scarborough

Sail Condominiums, Keith Loffler McAlpine Architects, Opearl Developments
August 5, 2015 10:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New developments are in the works for Sheppard Avenue East in North York and Scarborough, an area of the city that has been subject to a notable population boom fueled by condominium construction ... read more

Sales Centre Moves as Enigma on the Park Readied for Construction

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
August 4, 2015 2:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park is one step closer to realization, as the project's on-site presentation centre has been relocated to 1346 Bloor Street West, at the top of St ... read more

Toronto Pilot Project Offers Loans for Home Energy Efficiency

Home Energy Loan Program (HELP), City of Toronto
July 29, 2015 2:30 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
For many older Toronto homes, the high energy costs that come with aging windows and doors, outdated heating and electrical systems, and poor insulation, often make life increasingly expensive. ... read more

ZIGG Condos Offering Intimately Scaled Urban living

ZIGG Condos, Toronto by Madison Homes and Fieldgate Homes, Kirkor Architects
July 29, 2015 1:20 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
As Toronto continues to grow vertically, much of the city seems caught in sharp and sudden divides between imposing skyscrapers and single-family homes. In a relatively young city facing such a ... read more

Harmony Village Sheppard to Foster Green Living and Wellness

Harmony Village Sheppard, Scarborough, Toronto, City Core Developments
July 28, 2015 3:46 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just under two months since a groundbreaking ceremony was held at the site of Harmony Village Sheppard, a new community by City Core Developments and Fortress ... read more

Great Design Marks Great Gulf's Monde Condos Inside and Out

Monde, Great Gulf Homes, Moshe Safdie, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
July 23, 2015 5:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The April groundbreaking ceremony at the site of Great Gulf Homes' Monde Condominiums marked the official start for the long-awaited waterfront residential development. The ... read more

Avani Closing in on Final Height as Second Phase Sales Continue

Avani at Metrogate Condos Toronto, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects
July 23, 2015 2:23 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the Kennedy and Highway 401 area of Scarborough, construction of Tridel's Avani is fast progressing, as sales continue on the development's second phase, Avani2. Together, the ... read more