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CentreCourt's Grid Condos Capitalize on Student Housing Demand

Grid Condos, Toronto, Page + Steele / IBI Group, CentreCourt Developments
June 19, 2015 11:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The area surrounding Toronto's Jarvis and Dundas intersection has a number of new developments either planned or under construction that will dramatically alter the landscape in the near future. ... read more

National Report on Canadian Housing Vacancies

CMHC, Housing Vacancies, Seniors' Residence
June 17, 2015 2:35 pm | by Edvard Bruun | Comments
This week the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) reported a Spring primary apartment vacancy rate of 2.9% for Canada’s 35 major centres; the trend is relatively unchanged from last ... read more

The Ravine Introducing Beautiful Brookbanks Park Through Yoga

The Ravine, Urban Capital, ALIT Developments, Rafael + Bigauskas, Toronto
June 17, 2015 2:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The natural setting of Brookbanks Park and Deerlick Creek are among the many factors driving sales at Urban Capital and ALIT Developments' The Ravine, a new master-planned ... read more

Introducing Spice Urban Towns in Scarborough

Spice Urban Towns, Spice Danforth, Hi-Rise Group, Kohn Partnership Architects
June 16, 2015 2:36 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's growing empty-nester demographic is fueling the demand for condominium-style living, in areas traditionally built out with single family dwellings, like the quiet Oakridge community in ... read more

Tridel's SQ2 At Alexandra Park Following on Success of SQ Condos

SQ2 condos, Teeple Architects, Tridel, Janet Rosenberg, Alexandra Park, Toronto
June 16, 2015 12:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is already well under way at the site of Tridel's SQ Condos, the first market condominium development to be built in the large-scale redevelopment of Toronto's Alexandra Park ... read more

Suites at Daniels' HighPark Preparing for Summer Occupancy

The Ellis, Daniels' HighPark Condos, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
June 9, 2015 5:28 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Positioned between two subway stations, steps away from vibrant Bloor West Village and across the street from one of Toronto's great greenspaces, HighPark Condominiums by The ... read more

Freed and CD Capital Bringing 150 Redpath to Midtown

150 Redpath Condos, Freed, CD Capital, architectsAlliance, Toronto
June 5, 2015 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of the many new condominium offerings coming to market in the Yonge and Eglinton area, Freed Developments and CD Capital are following on the heels of their ... read more

The Craftsman Breaks Ground in Mississauga's Clarkson Village

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK Group of Companies, SMV Architects
June 4, 2015 4:41 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
VANDYK group of companies' President and CEO John Vandyk was joined by friends, family, and purchasers for The Craftsman Condominium Residences today, to celebrate the official ground ... read more

Introducing W Towns by First Avenue Properties

W Towns, First Avenue Properties
May 29, 2015 12:57 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
For those looking for a new townhome in Toronto, W Towns by First Avenue Properties will be arriving in the heart of Weston Village, with a planned opening for Summer 2016. Totalling a modest 48 ... read more

Enigma on the Park Opens New Doors in West End Neighbourhood

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
May 27, 2015 6:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Condominium developments aren't just making their mark on Toronto's busy downtown streets, they are also appearing in some strategic locations on quiet, tree-lined streets in some of our city's ... read more

ZIGG Condos to Capitalize on Existing Transit Infrastructure

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
May 27, 2015 10:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Transit is an important factor in spurring intensification, with new developments being built in growing numbers on or around existing transit infrastructure. Rapid transit lines like the Sheppard ... read more

Avani and Avani2 to Provide Space for Indoor and Outdoor Living

Avani and Avani2 at Metrogate, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
May 26, 2015 1:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Efficient spaces and ease of maintenance are a couple of the factors that makes condominium living so attractive to many. For others, the lure of the big backyard, and many rooms to spread out ... read more

Savic Homes to Hold VIP Registrant Event for Avalon Urban Towns

Avalon Urban Towns, Savic Homes, ABA Architects, Kitchener
May 25, 2015 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We recently introduced developer Savic Homes' new urban townhome development in Kitchener, part of Canada's Tech Triangle. Currently in its registration phase, the ABA ... read more

Danforth Square Condos Offer Something A Little Bit Off The Wall

Danforth Square, Time Development, Toronto
May 25, 2015 10:30 am | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Something different is coming to Danforth Road just north of the intersection with Danforth Avenue. According to Paul Maggicomo, founder of interior design firm Tanner ... read more

Floor Plans Released for Phantom's Tea Garden Condos 'Town Lofts'

TeaGarden Condos, Toronto by Phantom Developments, Kirkor Architects
May 19, 2015 5:25 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Earlier this year, we introduced Phantom Developments' TeaGarden Condos, a boutique residential project coming to Bayview and Sheppard. Situated amidst the greenery of North York, yet with close ... read more

The Gupta Group Opens New Dual-Brand Hotel in Markham

Ribbon Cutting party for the new Gupta Marriott hotels in Markham, Ontario
May 14, 2015 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Developer and hotelier Easton's Group, owner of a number of successful hotel franchises in Ontario and Quebec and recipient of ‘Best Developer’ in the GTA for 2014 by RealNet, recently launched a ... read more

ELAD Offering Special Incentives for Dream Tower at Emerald City

Emerald City Condos, Dream Tower, ELAD Canada, Toronto, WZMH
May 11, 2015 5:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month, we took a look at continuing sales at ELAD Canada’s Emerald City community at Don Mills and Sheppard. The WZMH Architects-designed development features three ... read more

Diam's On The Danforth Recognizes Potential of the East End

On The Danforth, onespace Unlimited, DIAM Developments, Toronto
May 6, 2015 1:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Great walkability and proximity to the Bloor-Danforth Subway (Line 2) are fueling demand for new homes on and around The Danforth. One of the new developments capitalizing on this demand is On the ... read more

Scale Model Shows Off Exterior Features at Ghods' 5959 Yonge

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
May 5, 2015 12:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We recently had the opportunity to visit the sales office for Ghods Builders' new 5959 Yonge Street Condos development, planned for Yonge Street north of Cummer in North York. The ... read more

Gemterra's Love Condos Welcoming First Residents

Turner Fleischer Architects, Gemterra, Tanner Hill, Love Condos, Scarborough
May 1, 2015 11:55 am | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
The building boom that is changing the face of Toronto is spreading way beyond the central areas of the city. Near the intersection of Kennedy and Sheppard in Scarborough, the first phase of a ... read more