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RENOMii Expedites Contractor and Homeowner Communication

March 20, 2015 1:52 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The stuff of dinner party nightmarish legends, home renovations can be a stressful and often confusing experience. Miscommunication issues frequently lead to a final bill that is much higher than ... read more

Tridel's Aquavista Condo To Offer Lake and Park Views

Aquavista at Bayside, Arquitectonica, Tridel, Hines, Toronto
March 17, 2015 2:56 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The transformative redevelopment of Toronto's harbourside lands, or "blue edge" in Waterfront Toronto parlance, continues with Tridel and Hines' Aquavista at Bayside. The ... read more

Previewing the Amenity Spaces at Tridel's Avani and Avani2

Avani at Metrogate Condos Toronto by Tridel and Graziani + Corazza Architects
March 11, 2015 11:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The master-planned development at Tridel's Metrogate community has already added four new high-rise condominium towers, a park and several townhomes to its corner of Scarborough at Kennedy ... read more

The Craftsman Celebrates Grand Opening of New Sales Centre

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK group of companies
March 10, 2015 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we took our readers inside the new sales centre for VANDYK group of companies' The Craftsman Condominium Residences for a sneak peek at the brand new development coming ... read more

A Preview of 5959 Yonge Street Condos' Model Suite

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
March 10, 2015 10:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ghods Builders's new North York development called 5959 Yonge Street Condos has gotten plenty of attention for its unique blend of amenity spaces, and we are now getting our first look ... read more

Introducing UrbanToronto's New VIP Real Estate Newsletter

UrbanToronto VIP Newsletter
March 9, 2015 12:45 pm | by Editor | Comments
Our weekly UrbanToronto newsletter has proven to be a huge success with thousands of subscribers, and it's still growing. It's a great way of keeping up to date on the GTA's hottest development, ... read more

Fuse and Fuse2 Condos Transforming Site with Modern-Heritage Mix

Fuse & Fuse2 Condos, Neudorfer Corporation, Channington, Barrett Architect
March 6, 2015 1:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we looked at construction progress at Fuse &Fuse2 Condos, a condominium development in Toronto's Davenport Village by Neudorfer Corporation and Channington ... read more

Lash Group's Cloud9 Condominiums Close to Topping Off

Cloud9 Condominiums with a Kipling bus going by, Toronto, Lash Group
March 3, 2015 5:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Construction activity on Kipling Avenue in Rexdale is proof that not all condominium development in Toronto is happening in the city's core. Cloud9 Condominiums, a 12-storey Richmond ... read more

A Look at ZIGG Condos' Indoor and Outdoor Amenity Spaces

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
February 27, 2015 7:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New developments are transforming the streetscapes of St. Clair Avenue West, taking best advantage of the strip's great walkability and its great accessibility thanks to the 512 streetcar. On the ... read more

Enigma on the Park Soon to Rise Near Bloor and Lansdowne

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
February 27, 2015 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Situated where West Toronto's walkable neighbourhoods of Bloordale, Brockton Village and Little Portugal all meet, Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park is soon to inject both new ... read more

Previewing the Amenity Spaces at Kingston&Co Condominiums

Kingston&Co Condominiums Toronto by TAS, Main & Main, and Teeple Architects
February 27, 2015 11:08 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Kingston Road in Scarborough, a new condominium development by TAS in partnership with Main and Main Developments Inc. will add new life in the form of retail at ground ... read more

New Renderings Show Off the Interiors at Ghods' 5959 Yonge Street

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
February 26, 2015 4:54 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A collection of new images are giving us a better idea of how the interior spaces will look in the two-tower 5959 Yonge Street Condos development proposed for North York by Ghods ... read more

Camrost-Felcorp's Blue Diamond Meshes Modern with the Past

Blue Diamond Condos at Imperial Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
February 26, 2015 4:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we announced the launch of Camrost-Felcorp's Blue Diamond at Imperial Plaza, a new 26-storey tower containing 226 condominium units, to rise next to the developer's condo ... read more

A Look at ME Living Condos' Model Suite

ME Living Condos,Markham Ellesmere, Scarborough, Lash Group, Turner Fleischer
February 26, 2015 1:07 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New development is having a transformational effect on some pockets of Scarborough, where several new condominium projects are promising new vitality for the former borough well into the future. ... read more

Worsley Urban Partners Launch The Roncy in Roncesvalles Village

The Roncy, Worsley Urban Partners, Roncesvalles Avenue, Toronto
February 25, 2015 5:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We are now learning of plans by developer Worsley Urban Partners to redevelop 422 through 430 Roncesvalles Avenue, located a short distance north of Howard Park Avenue, and walking distance to ... read more

Camrost-Felcorp's Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza Continues Transformation

Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, WZMH Architects, Toronto
February 24, 2015 2:33 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Camrost-Felcorp's reinvention of the former Four Season's Hotel on Avenue Road continues. For the first phase, the former hotel tower was converted into the New Residences of Yorkville Plaza, but ... read more

Insider Q&A: Neil Labatte of Talon International Development

Neil Labatte in one of the Trump Residences' penthouses, image by Marcus Mitanis
February 19, 2015 12:48 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Last week, UrbanToronto explored several suites within the Trump Residences Toronto. This week, we return to the 65-storey building for a discussion with Neil Labatte, President and CEO of ... read more

Tridel Holding Grand Opening for Avani2 at Metrogate

Avani at Metrogate Condos Toronto by Tridel and Graziani + Corazza Architects
February 19, 2015 12:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Master-planned communities have become an important tool in redeveloping the large swaths of land common in Toronto's many former suburban areas. At Highway 401 and Kennedy Road in ... read more

A Sneak Peek at Chestnut Hill's Lotus Condos Presentation Centre

Lotus Condos, Kirkor, Chestnut Hill Developments, Fortress RDI
February 18, 2015 2:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Easy access to the subway and the 401 has made Sheppard Avenue East in North York a desirable stretch for both transit users and motorists, with much of the development in the former suburb ... read more

TD Takes Over Former RBC Space at 320 Front Street West

320 Front Street West, H&R REIT, Toronto, RBC, TD
February 17, 2015 8:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With construction now complete and tenants moved in to RBC WaterPark Place III, RBC has vacated 274,100 square feet of office space out of the total 297,065 square feet in the ... read more