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University Suites Bringing Condo Living to Queens University

University Suites, PRK Developments, Brookfield Multiplex, Teeple Architects
August 25, 2014 5:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Kingston, Ontario has long been home to Queen’s University, one of Canada's most prestigious insitutions of higher eduction, and one with a growing student population. Like most university towns, ... read more

KobenHavn's ParkLane Coming Soon to Port Credit Waterfront

ParkLane, Turner Fleischer Architects, KobenHavn, Mississauga
August 20, 2014 4:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
These days new lakefront property in the GTA usually comes in the form of high-rise condominiums, like those seen rising on the shores of Humber Bay or on Downtown's central waterfront. While the ... read more

90 Niagara's Model Suite Offers a Glimpse of Boutique Living

90 Niagara condos, by Giannone Petricone for Fieldgate Homes, Toronto
August 15, 2014 12:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Residential developments come in all shapes and sizes, and while much focus is put on the splashier high-rise projects, not everybody wants to live up in the sky. Smaller boutique-style ... read more

CBRE Releases Q2 Toronto Downtown Office Market Update

CBRE Office Market Report, Q2, second quarter, Toronto
August 15, 2014 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
CBRE has released their second quarter update on the Toronto Downtown office market, revealing plenty of activity in the commercial real estate market. Toronto skyline, image by Jack Landau read more

DUKE Condos Offers New Incentives with Only 23% of Units Left

Duke Condos, Toronto, Quadrangle Architects, TAS
August 13, 2014 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
While taller and taller skyscrapers will be built Downtown and in major nodes over the coming decades, Toronto is going to be growing in other areas and other ways too. On our Avenues, mid-rise ... read more

BLVD and Lifetime's The Code Condos Sold Out in Forest Hill

The Code Condos, Toronto, BLVD Developments, Lifetime Developments
August 12, 2014 1:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Being able to offer the right product in the right location at the right price isn't always the easiest task to accomplish for property developers in Toronto, but BLVD ... read more

Plaza's 50 at Wellesley Station to Bring Added Density to Yonge Street

50 at Wellesley Station, condos by Plaza, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
August 11, 2014 4:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Getting around the city using a car or surface transit is becoming increasingly difficult, and the positive aspects of living right above a subway station are becoming more and more apparent to ... read more

Greater Toronto Area Housing Market Very Strong In July

Toronto Real Estate Board housing stats, figures, TREB
August 8, 2014 3:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The GTA housing market remained strong throughout the month of July, in fact, this past month was the second best July on record for house sales in the region, according to a recent report from ... read more

Canary Park Condos Launching to the Public This Saturday

Canary Park Condos, Toronto, by KPMB Architects for DundeeKilmer
August 7, 2014 1:05 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
Toronto's Lower Don Lands have moved away from their recent past as vacant former industrial sites and are developing together into one of the Toronto's newest neighbourhoods, the Canary ... read more

Modern meets Muskoka at Lakeside Lodge in Huntsville

August 1, 2014 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The historic Deerhurst Resort has been a fixture in Muskoka for over a century, providing Ontarians with a serene lakefront getaway on the Canadian Shield, away from the hustle and ... read more

Dunpar's Heritage Gate to Add 65 Townhomes South of Streetsville

Heritage Gate Mississauga Road by Dunpar Homes
July 31, 2014 5:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The quaint community of Streetsville is getting some new neighbours thanks to Heritage Gate Mississauga Road, a master-planned community by Dunpar Homes coming to the south of ... read more

New Promotions Being Offered for Dundas Square Gardens

Dundas Square Gardens, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Easton's Group
July 31, 2014 9:55 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Major changes are coming to the intersection of Dundas and Jarvis, in the form of a new condominium development by Easton's Group called Dundas Square Gardens. The development, which ... read more

Environmental Standards Come To Toronto Rental Apartments

The CRBP banner hangs outside 7 St. Dennis Drive in North York. Image by Marcus
July 25, 2014 4:30 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
More than 500,000 people live in the hundreds of apartment complexes that spread across Toronto 630 square kilometres. On average, these  apartment residents use less water, energy, and ... read more

Daniels HighPark Condominiums Growing Amidst the Green

The view of HighPark Condominiums from High Park, Toronto
July 15, 2014 3:55 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Daniels HighPark Condominiums is slowly growing into the sky on Bloor Street West, halfway between Keele and High Park subway stations, and pretty much surrounded by greenery on all sides. The ... read more

90 Niagara Offers Alternative to High-Rise Living Downtown

90 Niagara condos, Giannone Petricone, Fieldgate Homes, Toronto
July 15, 2014 3:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The demand for housing in Downtown Toronto remains high, and much of that need is being met by the high-rise towers we see populating areas like the Entertainment District and CityPlace. ... read more

The Barrington Condominium Flats Coming to Bathurst and St. Clair

The Barrington, Lash Group, Toronto
July 8, 2014 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the successful 500 and 530 St. Clair Avenue Condominiums at Bathurst and St. Clair, The Lash Group and The Goldman Group are now offering The Barrington Condominium Flats, a ... read more

LeMine and Devron's The Academy Sells Out after VIP Preview

The Academy, Lemine Investment Group, Devron Developments, UTSC
July 4, 2014 1:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
After an impressive investor-driven marketing campaign and a whirlwind launch, LeMine Investment Group and Devron Developments' The Academy at Morningside Avenue and Ellesmere ... read more

Academy Launch Sparks Excitement for Condos at UTSC

Academy Condos, UTSC, Devron, Lemine
June 27, 2014 2:40 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
Last weekend, Lemine Investment and Devron Developments  launched The Academy Condos at their presentation centre just south of Yonge and Sheppard. The turn out to the event was impressive ... read more

Kingston&Co Bringing Contemporary Condos to Kingston Road

Kingston&Co Condominiums, TAS, Main and Main Developments and First Capital
June 27, 2014 12:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bold architecture is coming to Kingston Road in Scarborough thanks to TAS, Main and Main Developments and First Capital Realty's Kingston&Co Condominiums. The new ... read more

Dunpar's Heritage Gate Offering Four Collections of Townhomes

Heritage Gate Mississauga Road, Dunpar Homes
June 26, 2014 1:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Many people know Mississauga as Toronto's suburban sister to the west. Actually one of Canada's largest cities in its own right, Mississauga has been doing a lot of growing up recently with a ... read more