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North York's Sail Condos Highlights Family-Friendly Suites

Sail Condominiums, Toronto, by Opearl Developments, Keith Loffler McAlpine
April 25, 2016 5:17 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following the launch of Opearl's Sail Condos late last year, various sales promotions and events have highlighted many of the 18-storey building's units, with the continuing 'Suite of the Month' ... read more

Final Suites Remain at Briar Hill City Towns by Madison Homes

Briar Hill City Towns, Toronto, by Madison Homes, Kirkor Architects
April 22, 2016 3:27 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Bringing 124 new homes to Toronto's Dufferin Street and Briar Hill Avenue, Madison Homes' Briar Hill City Towns is now almost sold out, with only 10 units remaining for the Kirkor ... read more

A First Look at the Interiors of Streetcar's The Southwood

The Southwood, Toronto, by Streetcar, TACT Architecture
April 21, 2016 4:48 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Now under construction in Toronto's Upper Beach neighbourhood, Streetcar's The Southwood is adding two mid-rise residential buildings to Kingston Road. Both designed by TACT Architecture, the ... read more

Previewing the Presentation Centre for Central Park Ajax

Central Park Ajax, LeMine Investment Group, Kirkor Architects
April 21, 2016 2:20 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just shy of two years since we covered the plans to redevelop an aging strip mall near Ajax GO station into a new mixed-use, master planned community that aims to create a new downtown ... read more

The Vanguard Promises Family-Friendly Living in Thornhill

The Vanguard, Thornhill, by Devron Development, Kirkor Architects Planners
April 19, 2016 5:25 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just north of Toronto's Steeles Avenue, Devron Developments' The Vanguard is set to replace Thornhill's Grandview Plaza with a mixed-use 25-storey tower. Designed by Kirkor Architects, the Yonge ... read more

Q & A: Luxury Real Estate with Engel & Völkers' Ron Amendola

Ron Amendola, image courtesy of Engels & Völkers Toronto
April 19, 2016 4:58 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
When luxury real estate brokerage Engel & Völkers opened their first Toronto office last October as part of the German company's ambitious Canadian expansion, the move signalled the growing ... read more

Terrace and Street-Level POPS a Centrepiece of Sonic Condos

Sonic Condos, Toronto, by Lindvest Properties, Page + Steele / IBI, NAK
April 18, 2016 4:20 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With two towers rising to heights of 30 and 28 storeys, Lindvest's Sonic Condos will bring a new urban presence to the Eglinton and Don Mills area. Anticipating the improved transit connections ... read more

A First Look at the Floorplans for 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, Toronto, by State Building Group, Madison Homes
April 18, 2016 10:52 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just south of Toronto's Upper Canada College, State and Madison's 609 Avenue Road is set to add a new residential presence to the corridor. Since the project was introduced in October last year, ... read more

Introducing Impressions Group's 'The Brownstones of Leaside'

The Brownstones of Leaside, Impressions Group, Peter Higgins Architect
April 15, 2016 10:44 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New density is being proposed in several neighbourhoods along the path of the under-construction Crosstown LRT, and while high-density towers have become increasingly common in Midtown Toronto ... read more

University Studios Sells Out Quickly in Oshawa

Podium Developments, Building Capital, University Studios, Oshawa, Wallman
April 12, 2016 3:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As a testament to the pressing demand for student housing in proximity to the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) and Durham College in Oshawa, units have completely sold out ... read more

Faith-Based Seniors Community to Launch in Scarborough

Trinity Ravine Towers, Reinders + Rieder Ltd., Toronto
April 12, 2016 3:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
60 years since Reverend Roy E. Upton began hosting drive-in Sunday church services to crowds of about 100 cars in a Dominion Store parking lot, his legacy has grown into the current Global Kingdom ... read more

Introducing Harhay's '875 Queen East' in Leslieville

875 Queen East, OFFICEArchitecture, Harhay Developments
April 11, 2016 4:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Harhay Developments has a new condominium in the works for Toronto's engaging Leslieville neighbourhood. 875 Queen East will occupy a full block on the south side of Queen Street ... read more

Kip District Model Suite Features U31 Contemporary Design

The Kip District, Concert Properties, Page + Steele/IBI Group Architects
April 11, 2016 12:50 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
Concert Properties'  The Kip District in Etobicoke has recently opened its presentation centre, complete with an impressive model suite designed by Kelly Cray, Principal for U31. read more

An Inside Look at The Davies With Brandy Lane's David Hirsh

The Davies, Toronto, by Brandy Lane Homes, SMV Architects
April 6, 2016 5:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"I'd like living here," David Hirsh tells us. "That's something I aim for with every project," the Brandy Lane CEO explains, "but it's particularly true for this one." We're on Avenue Road, just ... read more

University Students Create Plan for Downtown Site Competition

Proposal by Martello Group, University Guelph Undergraduate Real Estate
April 6, 2016 4:00 pm | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
The University of Guelph Undergraduate Real Estate Case Competition sends real estate students on a visioning exercise for a Toronto site. read more

Suite Interiors Open to Local Beauty at Hill and Dale Residences

Hill and Dale Residences, Studio JCI, Old Stonehenge, Clifton Blake
April 6, 2016 1:48 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has only been a few months since details began to emerge about Hill and Dale Residences, a six-storey, mixed-use project named for its location where the Summer(Hill) and Rose(Dale) ... read more

Ottawa's ArtHaus Celebrates Sales Centre Grand Opening

ArtHaus Residences at Arts Court, Ottawa, by DevMcGill, KPMB Architects
April 5, 2016 4:21 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With construction now well underway, Ottawa's ArtHaus Residences at Arts Court recently celebrated its official launch, with the Sales Gallery for the innovative mixed-use project now open. Touted ... read more

Introducing 'The Residences of the Hotel McGibbon' in Historic Georgetown

The Residences of the Hotel McGibbon, SilverCreek Group, Studio JCI, Georgetown
April 5, 2016 2:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
About 60 kilometres west of Toronto, a new development is proposing to rejuvenate the historic main drag of Georgetown, the chief population centre of the town of Halton Hills. SilverCreek ... read more

Introducing Devron's 'The Vanguard' Condominiums in Thornhill

The Vanguard, Devron Developments, Kirkor Architects, Markham
March 31, 2016 2:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Plans are in motion to replace the two-storey Grandview Plaza at 7089 Yonge Street in Thornhill with a new high-rise condominium by Devron Developments. Occupying the east side of Yonge on ... read more

Only 4 Units Remaining at North Star Homes' ConneXion

ConneXion, TACT Architecture, North Star Homes, Toronto
March 28, 2016 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Sales have been moving at a quick pace for North Star Homes' ConneXion, a stacked townhome development planned for 26 Fieldway Road near Islington Village and Islington Station on ... read more