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Amenities to Take Centre Stage at Bazis and Plaza's 1 Yorkville

1 Yorkville, Rosario Varacalli, Bazis, Plaza, Toronto
October 31, 2014 7:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The growth of Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville skyline continues to impress. With the Bloor-Yonge subway interchange station central to the area, and Toronto's best shopping in the surrounding blocks, ... read more

Chestnut Hill Bringing Lotus Condos to Bayview and Sheppard

Chestnut Hill Homes, Fortress RDI, Lotus, Bayview, Sheppard, Toronto
October 31, 2014 4:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Now in its 12th year of operation, the TTC's Sheppard subway has spurred much redevelopment along the suburban North York arterial below which it runs. Since the early 2000s, Sheppard Avenue has ... read more

Urbanation's Q3 Results Show Condo Sales Are On The Rise

Urbanation, Q3 Market Report, Toronto, Condominiums
October 30, 2014 11:50 am | by Erin Cassidy | Comments
The results are in and Toronto's condominium market is booming this quarter. Urbanation Inc., Toronto's leading research firm on the condominium market, released its Q3-2014 market results today. ... read more

Sue Young of the Onni Group Talks Up Humber Bay Shores

The podium at Westlake Village will include several stores & Club W, Onni Group
October 28, 2014 1:56 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The large volume of development activity in Etobicoke's lakeside Humber Bay Shores area currently rivals the activity of other Toronto intensification nodes like North York City Centre and the ... read more

Scale Model Reveals Design Details at ZIGG Condos

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
October 28, 2014 11:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The City of Toronto's Avenues plan encourages intensification of our arterial roads well served by transit, calling for mid-rise developments like ZIGG Condos by developers Madison ... read more

Toronto Services and Programs Encourage Economic Development

City of Toronto offers a range of programs and services to retain and attrac
October 27, 2014 1:55 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
Municipalities are constantly trying to find new ways to encourage economic development and create new jobs, especially as urban centres continue to swell with new residents. Through the direct ... read more

Touring Daniels' One Park Place Townhomes and Suites

One Park Place, Toronto, Hariri Pontarini Architect
October 24, 2014 2:55 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
The award-winning redevelopment plan transforming what used to be Canada's first and biggest social housing complex is well underway in Regent Park. The area continues its rebirth as more ... read more

Ossington Development Offers British City-Inspired Townhomes

The Ossington Luxury Townhomes, Dunpar Homes, Toronto
October 23, 2014 12:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
High-rise condominium developments are a major driving force behind our ongoing building boom, but a home in the sky isn't necessarily fit for every buyer. Many new home buyers are looking to ... read more

The Craftsman Comes to Clarkson Village in Mississauga

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK Group of Companies, SMV Architects
October 23, 2014 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new condominium development is coming to Clarkson Village in Mississauga with' The Craftsman Condominium Residences. The 300-suite mid-rise project is being developed by the VANDYK Group of ... read more

Amenity Details Emerge for Daniels Erin Mills First Phase

Daniels Erin Mills, Kirkor Architects, Daniels Corporation, Mississauga
October 22, 2014 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month, we introduced our readers to The Daniels Corporation's Daniels Erin Mills, a new condominium community whose first phase is now under construction at the heart of the ... read more

Onni Group's Westlake Encore Coming to the Etobicoke Waterfront

Westlake Encore, The Onni Group, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Toronto
October 22, 2014 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Onni Group's master-planned Westlake community on the Etobicoke Waterfront is set to grow once more with the addition of Westlake Encore, a 46-storey, Page + Steele / IBI Group ... read more

90 Niagara Now Offering New Urban Towns and Balcony Suites

90 Niagara, Fieldgate Homes, Giannone Petricone, Bryon Patton, Toronto
October 21, 2014 3:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been following the marketing of 90 Niagara, a new Giannone Petricone Associates-designed boutique condominium development by Fieldgate Homes, coming to the ... read more

TREB Releases Third Quarter 2014 Condominium Report

TREB, Toronto Real Estate Board, monthly sales
October 21, 2014 9:24 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has released their Third Quarter condominium report, showing a continuation of recent housing market trends with increases from last year's figures ... read more

Ground to be Broken for Rockport's The Nest This Weekend

The Nest, Rockport Group, Toronto, Hillcrest Village
October 16, 2014 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was just under one month ago that we looked at the demolition progress at the site of The Nest, a new mid-rise condominium development coming to St. Clair Avenue West in Toronto's ... read more

How to Develop a Condo from Start to Finish

BILD, OHBA, Condo: Start to Finish
October 15, 2014 10:40 am | by Jennifer Muallim | Comments
Let's say you sat down for dinner one night with friends and one of them who knew something about real estate mused about getting into condo development. "I'd like to build a condo. What do you ... read more

TAS Unveils the Kingston&Co Upper Beaches Collection in Scarborough

Kingston&Co Condominiums, Teeple, TAS, Main and Main, Scarborough
October 9, 2014 12:30 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
It has been a few months since TAS, Main and Main Developments and First Capital Reality introduced Kingston&Co Condominiums. Now, a new collection of suites has been ... read more

TREB Releases September Housing Figures and Commercial Quarterly Figures

TREB, Toronto Real Estate Board, monthly sales
October 8, 2014 9:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has released housing figures for the month of September, as well as third quarter commercial figures, and numbers show a noticeable ... read more

The Academy Condos Donates $30K to Sick Kids Hospital

The Academy Condos, LeMine Investment Group, Devron Developments, Kirkor
October 6, 2014 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One of the biggest condo sales success stories of Summer 2014 would have to be LeMine Investment Group and Devron Developments' The Academy, a Kirkor-designed 26-storey ... read more

Concert's The Kip District to Bring Urban Style to Etobicoke

The Kip District, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects, Concert Properties
October 3, 2014 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Late last month, we got our first peek at The Kip District, a new Concert Properties condominium development to replace a former Canadian Tire location near Kipling and Dundas. Now, ... read more

12 Foot Ceilings Offered in Sky Suites at ME Living Condos

ME Living Condos, Lash Group of Companies, Turner Fleischer Architects
October 2, 2014 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The marketing is heating up for Lash Group Of Companies' ME Living Condos, a multi-phased 911-unit residential development consisting of 4 towers and town homes, as four ... read more