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Metrus Development Rebrands with Name Change to DG Group

April 14, 2015 11:45 am | by Editor | Comments
Property developer Metrus, one of the largest land development companies in the GTA, made the announcement earlier today that the company is rebranding and changing its name to DG Group. “Our ... read more

Virtual Tour Shows Off Suite Interiors at ZIGG Condos

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
April 13, 2015 11:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
On St. Clair Avenue West, just west of Poplar Plains Road, Madison Homes and Fieldgate Homes are adding a new 11-storey, Kirkor Architects-designed condominium ... read more

Virtual Tour Offers Preview of the Ossington Luxury Townhomes

Ossington Luxury Townhomes, Dunpar Homes, Toronto
April 8, 2015 3:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Condominium developments make up a large percentage of the new-build homes being built in Toronto, but many home buyers prefer the privacy offered by single-family homes over the high-density, ... read more

Touring the Model Suite at Ghods' 5959 Yonge Presentation Centre

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
April 7, 2015 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last week, we took you inside the presentation centre for Ghods Builders' new 5959 Yonge Street Condos development, which will rise on the east side of Yonge Street north of Cummer Avenue in ... read more

The Daniels Corporation's The Bartholomew Coming to Regent Park

The Bartholomew, Quadrangle Architects, The Daniels Corporation, Toronto
April 6, 2015 7:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Daniels Corporation's and Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC)'s multi-phased Regent Park revitalization continues, now into its tenth year. Though phase three is well under ... read more

Time Development's Danforth Square Coming to Toronto's East End

Danforth Square, Time Development Group, Kohn Partnership Architects
April 6, 2015 2:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Near the memorably named intersection of Danforth and Danforth (that's Road and Avenue) in Toronto's east end, Time Development Group is bringing a new mid-rise condominium and townhouse ... read more

A Look at Ghods' 5959 Yonge Street Presentation Centre

5959 Yonge Street Condos, Toronto, Kirkor Architects, Ghods Builders
April 2, 2015 4:23 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been following the launch of Ghods Builders's new 5959 Yonge Street Condos development at Yonge and Cummer in North York. The first phase of this multi-tower condominium ... read more

Urban Capital and ALIT's The Ravine Embraces Natural Setting

The Ravine, Urban Capital, ALIT Developments, Rafael + Bigauskas, Toronto
April 2, 2015 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We usually associate high-rise living with dense urban settings like those found in Downtown Toronto, but a new master-planned community by Urban Capital and ALIT ... read more

Phantom's TeaGarden Condos Coming to Bayview and Sheppard

Tea Garden Condos, Phantom Developments, Kirkor Architects
March 31, 2015 2:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Bayview and Sheppard area of North York has been the site of much intensification since the opening of the Sheppard subway line back in 2002. Projects under construction and new proposals will ... read more

Heritage and Modern Coexist at Camrost-Felcorp's Blue Diamond

Blue Diamond Condos at Imperial Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
March 31, 2015 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The combination of transit, retail, and quiet, treed side streets is attracting plenty of new residents to the Avenue Road and St. Clair neighbourhood. One of the handful of new developments ... read more

Fortune at Fort York to Add to Onni's Master-Planned Community

Fortune at Fort York, Onni Group, IBI Group Architects, Toronto
March 31, 2015 11:07 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Onni Group's master‐planned Fort York community is set to grow yet again, with a fourth condominium development called Fortune at Fort York. The 32-storey, IBI Group Architects-designed Fortune ... read more

Cool Features and Sleek Finishes at Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza

Cumberland at Yorkville Plaza, Camrost-Felcorp, WZMH Architects, Toronto
March 30, 2015 5:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Intensification of Toronto’s Yorkville neighbourhood has brought countless full time residents to the primarily shopping district. Among the newest residential additions to the neighbourhood, ... read more

Previewing the Amenities at Chestnut Hill's Lotus Condos

Lotus Condos, Kirkor, Chestnut Hill Developments, Fortress RDI
March 30, 2015 12:53 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we brought you inside for an exclusive sneak peek at the presentation centre for Lotus Condos, a new mid-rise condominium development coming to North York. The Chestnut ... read more

A Taste of Penthouse Living at the Trump Residences Toronto

Trump Toronto, Talon International, Zeidler Partnership Architects
March 30, 2015 11:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A month ago we brought you in for a tour of several suites in Talon International's Trump International Hotel and Tower, the 58-storey Zeidler Partnership Architects-designed hotel ... read more

Tarion Awards Recognize New Home Builders For Customer Service

Concert Properties, Toronto
March 27, 2015 3:43 pm | by Nicolas Arnaud-Goddet | Comments
While the building boom continues to reshape Toronto and some other cities in Ontario, developers now have to face an ever more competitive market, with buyers not only seeking the best price or ... read more

ZIGG Condos Offering Mid-Rise Mid-Town Living

ZIGG Condos, Kirkor Architects Planners, Madison Homes, Fieldgate Homes
March 27, 2015 3:08 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The recently built dedicated right-of-way for the TTC's 512 St. Clair streetcar route has spurred a wave of intensification, and several new residential developments are in various stages of ... read more

Talking Enigma on the Park Townhouses with Ralph Fox

Enigma on the Park, Quadrangle Architects, Aragon Properties, Toronto
March 25, 2015 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been closely following the marketing of Aragon Properties' Enigma on the Park, a 9-storey, Quadrangle Architects-designed development containing 86 condominium and townhouse ... read more

Introducing Empire Communities' Senses Condominiums in Oakville

Senses Condominiums, Empire Communities, Graziani + Corazza, Oakville
March 25, 2015 11:18 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is already well under way at the site of Empire Communities' Rain Condos at the intersection of Kerr Street and Shepherd Road in Oakville, near the greenery of the Sixteen Mile ... read more

Introducing Avalon Urban Towns in Kitchener

Avalon Urban Towns by Savic Homes, Kitchener, ABA Architects
March 23, 2015 2:16 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Canada's Tech Triangle of Kitchener, Waterloo, and Cambridge is attracting young and educated homebuyers from across the country, and new developments are answering the call for that demand. On ... read more

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