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Introducing Mattamy and Biddington's Vita on the Lake

Vita on the Lake, Toronto, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza, gh3
July 7, 2016 10:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been three and a half years since the very last of the shabby motels on Etobicoke's waterfront bit the dust, and the high-density Humber Bay Shores area that has replaced them over the ... read more

Grid's Sunday School Lofts Offering Family-Sized Layouts

Sunday School Lofts, Grid Developments, George Popper Architect, Toronto
July 6, 2016 12:34 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month, we introduced Grid Developments' Sunday School Lofts, a new four-storey condominium development planned for Dewhurst Boulevard, just north of Danforth Avenue between ... read more

Introducing ELAD's The Park Club in Emerald City

The Park Club, Emerald City, ELAD Canada, WZMH Architects, Toronto
July 5, 2016 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
ELAD Canada's master-planned Emerald City community continues to grow, with construction now well underway at the Don Mills and Sheppard site of fourth phase 'The Colours of Emerald City' and ... read more

Amenities at Central Park Ajax Cater to a Range of Lifestyles

Central Park Ajax, Kirkor Architects Planners, LeMine Investment Group
July 5, 2016 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's red-hot housing market remains out of reach to many, while other suburban markets are offering competitive prices and easy commutes to the Downtown Core. In Ajax—just a 35 minute train ... read more

Boutique Templar Hotel Up For Sale in Entertainment District

Templar Hotel, Core Consultants Realty, rhed, Toronto
July 5, 2016 10:52 am | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Toronto's Templar Hotel is now up for sale under a power of sale, as the young luxury boutique hotel looks for a new owner to continue its growing success in the heart of the Entertainment ... read more

Fox Harb'r: Home-Away-From-Home in a Five Star Setting

Sunset at Fox Harb'r Resort, Nova Scotia, image by Craig White
June 30, 2016 5:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Regular readers of UrbanToronto know that this site is normally about the new developments that are adding to the hustle and bustle of the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area. If you've been reading ... read more

Previewing Harhay and Carttera's 75 On The Esplanade

75 on the Esplanade, Toronto, by Harhay, Carttera, architectsAlliance
June 30, 2016 3:32 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
At the southwest corner of The Esplanade and Church in Downtown Toronto, one of the core's last remaining surface parking lots is set to welcome new urban density. First proposed last year, Harhay ... read more

Burlington: A Glimpse Into the Suites at Nautique

Nautique Lakefront Residences, Burlington, by Adi, Icon Architects
June 30, 2016 12:03 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In recent years, the Burlington Downtown lakefront has been asserting a more urban presence. Approximately 50 kilometres west of Toronto's Downtown core, new development is bringing density and ... read more

Natural Finishes Featured at Diamond Condominiums on Yonge

Diamond Condos on Yonge, Toronto, by Diamante Development, Scott Shields
June 29, 2016 2:35 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Immediately north of the growing Yonge & Sheppard area, Diamante Development is bringing another high-rise residential tower to Toronto's North York. Designed by Scott Shields Architects, the ... read more

Scale Model a Highlight at Backyard Condos Grand Opening

Backyard Neighbourhood Condos, Toronto, by Vandyk Group of Companies, Kohn
June 24, 2016 4:32 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following last month's successful "friends & family" sales launch, Etobicoke's Backyard Neighbourhood Condos welcomes the general public with this weekend's grand opening event. Promising a ... read more

Midtown Toronto's J. Davis House Condos Now 75% Sold Out

J. Davis House, Toronto, by Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza
June 24, 2016 1:55 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On the east side of Yonge Street in Midtown Toronto, Mattamy and Biddington's J. Davis House has reached a key sales milestone. With the 9-storey, 191-unit condominium now 75% sold out, the ... read more

The Met Offers a Range of Suites in Vaughan's Developing Core

The Met, Plaza, Berkeley, Quadrangle Architects, Vaughan
June 21, 2016 10:43 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As construction progresses on the 8.6 kilometre extension of the TTC's University Line to Vaughan, a number of developments promise to form a new downtown around the new terminus. The blocks ... read more

The Craftsman Offering 'Suites of the Summer' Promotion

The Craftsman Condominium Residences, VANDYK Group of Companies, SMV Architects
June 17, 2016 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With construction activity now heating up the the Mississauga site of VANDYK group of companies' The Craftsman Condominium Residences, the 4.4-acre Clarkson Village community-to-be ... read more

Inside Cityzen and Fernbrook's St. Lawrence Condos at 158 Front

St. Lawrence Condos at 158 Front, Toronto, by Cityzen Development Group, Fernbro
June 16, 2016 4:02 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just east of Toronto's Downtown core, the architectsAlliance-designed St. Lawrence Condos at 158 Front is set to replace an existing parking lot with another high-rise presence. Joining the ... read more

Exploring the Interiors of State and Madison's 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, Toronto, by State Building Group, Madison Homes
June 15, 2016 4:58 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Since late last year, UrbanToronto has followed State and Madison's 609 Avenue Road, a 19-storey condominium coming to Midtown Toronto. Located just north of the growing St. Clair West corridor, ... read more

Sail Condos Hosting "Meet the Expert" with Architect Keith Loffler

Sail Condos, Toronto, by Opearl Developments, Loffler McAlpine Architects
June 10, 2016 3:50 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
UPDATE: Due to unforeseen circumstances, June 18th's "Meet the Expert" event has been postponed until further notice.  *** Launched late last year, Opearl Developments' Sail Condos is ... read more

University Towns Brings Townhouse Student Housing to Oshawa

University Towns, Oshawa, by Podium Developments, Building Capital
June 10, 2016 11:35 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Despite its comparatively low urban densities, the City of Oshawa is introducing new models of compact student housing to the GTA. Sold out after just two weeks of sales, Podium Developments and ... read more

Videos Highlight Interiors at Brandy Lane's The Davies

The Davies, Toronto, by Brandy Lane Homes, SMV Architects
June 9, 2016 12:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just north of Dupont, Brandy Lane Homes' The Davies is bringing 9 storeys of luxury living to Toronto's Avenue Road. Over the last few months, we've explored the project's design and customizable ... read more

Previewing the Floorplans for Tridel's BLOORVISTA Condos

BLOORVISTA at Islington Terrace, Toronto, by Tridel, Kirkor
June 8, 2016 4:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In recent years, Toronto's central Etobicoke area has become a hub of high-rise construction. All within walking distance of either Kipling or Islington subway stations, the Bloor corridor is ... read more

Canary Park Condos Offer Residents Enticing Amenity Spaces

Canary Park Condominiums, Toronto, DundeeKilmer, West Don Lands
June 8, 2016 1:43 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Residents continue to replace construction workers as retail units begin to open their doors in and athletes' housing is converted into condominium suites in Toronto's West Don Lands community. ... read more