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Concert Properties Introduces 'Classic Series' Suites at 88 Scott

88 Scott, Concert Properties, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Toronto
May 28, 2014 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A few months back, we reported on the 'Award Series' suites released for Concert Properties' 88 Scott Street, a 58-storey Page + Steele / IBI Group-designed development currently under ... read more

King Blue Condos put Residents in the Centre of it All

King Blue Condos Page + Steele IBI Group Easton's Group Remington Westinghouse
May 28, 2014 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
There may be no area of Toronto in the midst of a greater transformation than that of the Entertainment District. Located just to the west of the city's financial core, and especially sought after ... read more

BLVD and Lifetime Set Construction Date for The Code Condos

The Code Condos, Hariri Pontarini Architects, BLVD Developments, Lifetime Dev
May 20, 2014 5:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Code Condos, it seems, has been the very definition of the right building in the right place at the right price. Introduced in March 2014 by BLVD Developments in partnership with Lifetime ... read more

A Sneak Peek at LeMine and Devron's The Academy Condos

The Academy Condos, LeMine Investment Group, Devron Developments, Kirkor
May 20, 2014 2:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With over 12,000 students enrolled, UTSC—or The University of Toronto Scarborough—has a housing shortage as it has only 765 beds on campus. They all go to first-year students at the school's ... read more

Aspen Ridge's Kettle Lakes Club to Bring Modern Towns to Richmond Hill

Kettle Lakes Club in Richmond Hill, by Aspen Ridge Homes
May 14, 2014 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
For those who want contemporary style but prefer to live closer to nature, there have not been many choices in the Greater Toronto Area. There is an option now though, as suburban townhome living ... read more

Neighbouring Homeowners Assemble Land Parcel on Coxwell

Land assembly, parcel, 51-61 Coxwell Avenue, Ashland Avenue, Toronto
May 13, 2014 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The redevelopment of Toronto's low-rise residential neighbourhoods is more often than not a contentious issue for people living in such areas. While developers are the ones who typically incur the ... read more

The Ossington Luxury Townhomes Launching this Weekend

The Ossington Luxury Townhomes, Dunpar Homes
May 9, 2014 11:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Ossington Avenue corridor is rapidly becoming one of Toronto's premiere urban lifestyle hubs. Much of the area's housing takes the form of low-rise residential, providing a ... read more

First Quarter Update on Commercial Vacancy Rates in the GTA

Bay Adelaide East tower, Brookfield Properties
May 8, 2014 5:28 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
Traffic, dust, the rattle of construction tools and the rising population of cranes overhead are all reminders of Toronto's current construction boom. CBRE has published their first quarter report ... read more

Phase Two of VHL's 2150 Condos to Launch this Weekend

2150 Condos in Scarborough and Toronto by VHL Developments and Master Building I
May 8, 2014 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With the never-ending escalation of housing prices in the city centre, the urbanization of suburban nodes with new condominiums allows for reasonably priced new housing to be built in the city. ... read more

Toronto Condominium Market Regaining Strength

Urbanation Q1 2014, Toronto real estate board, condominium market
May 6, 2014 11:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Research firm Urbanation has released the results of its Q1-2014 analysis of the Toronto condominium market, and new figures point to regained strength in the market. A total of 5,140 ... read more

The Upper House Bringing Boutique Condo Living to Leaside

The Upper House Condominiums, Knightstone Capital, Kearns Mancini Architects
May 2, 2014 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The midtown community of Leaside remains one of the most sought-after locales in the city. On the east side of the community, Laird Drive acts as a divide between the neighbourhood's quiet, ... read more

BILD Takes Ownership of National Home Show

National Home Show, BILD
May 1, 2014 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After months of negotiations, the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) has reached an agreement to take 100 per cent ownership of the National Home Show, the Toronto Fall Home ... read more

Streetcar's The Taylor Lofts and Condos Launches This Weekend

The Taylor, TACT Architecture, Streetcar Developments, Toronto
April 24, 2014 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Major changes are coming to the intersection of Dundas and Carlaw. Construction is already well underway on Streetcar Developments' The Carlaw, a 12-storey, TACT ... read more

City of Toronto Promotes Incentive Programs for Businesses

Contact information for Economic Development Officers. Image by City of Toronto.
April 21, 2014 11:15 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
As part of Toronto's strategy to attract businesses and foster growth, the City has built an arsenal of incentives for companies building within its borders. These include a variety of tax ... read more

Toronto Condominium Sales Remain Steady For Q1 2014

Toronto Skyline Gardiner Expressway Condos Real Estate
April 15, 2014 3:25 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
According to Toronto Real Estate Board President Dianne Usher, "Home buyers remain confident in condominium apartments". With public perception of declining sales throughout the Toronto housing ... read more

TAS Launches Kingston&Co Condominiums With Dialogue

Kingston&Co., TAS, Main and Main Developments, First Capital Realty, Teeple
April 9, 2014 7:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The continued housing boom has brought about tremendous change in Downtown Toronto, but suburban areas in North York, Etobicoke and Scarborough are seeing profound growth as well. In Scarborough, ... read more

Monarch Launches Riva del Lago Condos in Humber Bay Shores

Riva del Lago condos, Toronto, by Graziani + Corazza Architects for Monarch
April 9, 2014 4:05 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Monarch Group is launching the second phase at their Lago on the Waterfront site in Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area. Riva del Lago is a 14-storey condominium which will rise across ... read more

Habitat for Humanity Ribbon-Cutting at Daniels' Cinema Tower

Cinema Tower, The Daniels Corporation, Habitat for Humanity, Toronto
April 9, 2014 11:40 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We live in one of the world's greatest cities, but due to current market conditions, affordable and livable housing options are becoming more and more scarce. Residents like the Zhang-Min ... read more

NY2's Model Suites Show the Units' Full Potential

NY2, The Daniels Corporation, Core Architects, Bayview, Sheppard, Toronto
April 8, 2014 5:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is nearly complete and it won't be long until residents begin moving in to NY2, the final phase of The Daniels Corporation's multi-phase NY Towers community at Bayview and ... read more

Regent Park Revival Continues With Daniels' One Park Place South

One Park Place South Tower, Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini, Regent Park
April 4, 2014 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the success of The Daniels Corporation’s One Park Place North Tower, the second and final phase of this development, the South Tower is drawing a great deal of interest from people ... read more