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Introducing Selene: Final Phase at Tridel's Metrogate Community

Selene at Metrogate, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
November 3, 2016 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With five towers built and a sixth being prepared for construction, Tridel's Metrogate community near Kennedy Road and Highway 401 is set to grow one more time. New details are emerging about ... read more

Graphics Highlight Boutique Hariri Pontarini Design in Rosedale

The Dale, Toronto, by Platinum Vista, Hariri Pontarini
November 3, 2016 3:15 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Overlooking Toronto's Rosedale Valley, a boutique luxury development has been proposed on Dale Avenue, with the project first introduced in September. Designed by Hariri Pontarini Architects, the ... read more

Diamond Condominiums on Yonge Adds to North York City Centre

Diamond Condominiums on Yonge, Diamante Developments, Toronto
November 3, 2016 12:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The stretch of Yonge Street through North York's growing City Centre has been attracting new residential density over the past several years, as more buyers are attracted to the increasingly urban ... read more

Inside the St. Lawrence Condos' Two-Bedroom Model Suite

St. Lawrence Condos, 158 Front, Toronto, Cityzen, Fernbrook, architectsAlliance
November 2, 2016 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month, we got our first peek inside the Front Street East presentation centre for Cityzen and Fernbrook's St. Lawrence Condos, a new condo development coming to the ... read more

Tridel's 3XN-Designed AQUABELLA Celebrates Grand Opening

AQUABELLA, Toronto, by Tridel, Hines, 3XN, Kirkor
November 1, 2016 11:00 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Joining Tridel and Hines' cluster of lakefront developments, 'AQUABELLA' is being unveiled as the latest addition to the nascent Bayside community. With the grand opening being celebrated ... read more

Finishing Touches Being Applied at Backstage on The Esplanade

Backstage on The Esplanade, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Toronto
October 31, 2016 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We last checked in on the construction progress of Backstage on The Esplanade a few months ago when the first panels of limestone podium cladding were being applied to the base of the ... read more

Foundations Taking Shape at 50 at Wellesley Station Site

50 at Wellesley Station, Toronto, Quadrangle Architects, Plaza
October 31, 2016 3:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Wellelsey Street East construction site of Plaza's 50 at Wellesley Station is abuzz with activity, as a major undertaking is in process to prepare the site's foundations. When we ... read more

Waterworks Building Showcases its Vision for the Future

October 28, 2016 1:15 pm | by David Rudin | Comments
The site that housed Toronto’s St. Andrew’s Market in the 19th century—an early counterpart to St. Lawrence and St. Patrick's Markets—once again fed and welcomed the public on Thursday night. It ... read more

Ground Breaking for Retail Celebrated at Backyard Condos Site

Ground Breaking at Backyard Neighbourhood Condos, by Vandyk Homes
October 27, 2016 4:44 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Last week, the VANDYK Group of Companies invited condo purchasers, local politicians and neighbourhood representatives to celebrate with them as they broke ground ceremonially for the ... read more

Cladding Installation Nearing Completion at Fuse2 Condos

Fuse and Fuse2 Condos, Toronto, Barrett, Burka, Neudorfer Corporation
October 27, 2016 1:02 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The newest residential addition to Toronto's Dupont and Lansdowne area is looking much closer to completion. It has been roughly a month since we last checked in on the progress of Neudorfer ... read more

Below Grade Forming Underway at Lotus Condos in North York

Lotus Condos, Chestnut Hill, Fortress RDI, Kirkor, Toronto
October 26, 2016 3:34 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been closely following the construction of Chestnut Hill Developments and Fortress Real Developments' Lotus Condos, a 12-storey Kirkor Architects Planners-designed ... read more

Condo and Townhomes Coming to Lawrence and Birchmount

evo Condos + Towns, Toronto, by Lalu Canada
October 26, 2016 10:45 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Following the Greenland Group's much-publicized entry to the Toronto market with the Entertainment District's two-tower King Blue condo-hotel, another major East Asian developer is coming to the ... read more

Above Grade Progress Apparent for ZIGG Condos on St. Clair

ZIGG Condos, Madison, Fieldgate, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
October 26, 2016 9:59 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Our ongoing coverage of the construction process at Madison Homes and Fieldgate Urban's ZIGG Condos continues for the 11-storey Kirkor Architects-designed development on ... read more

TREB Releases Q3 2016 Condo and Rental Figures

Skyline, Toronto, Toronto Islands,
October 25, 2016 3:02 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
The housing market in Toronto and the surrounding area continues to remain strong. The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) released the Q3 2016 market figures for the Greater Toronto Area's rental ... read more

Urban Agriculture Takes Prominent Role at Daniels Erin Mills

Daniels Erin Mills, Mississauga, by the Daniels Corporation
October 24, 2016 4:08 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
At the southwest corner of Eglinton and Erin Mills, Mississauga's Daniels Erin Mills community is introducing a considerable influx of residential density. Rising across the street from both the ... read more

Axis Condos: CentreCourt's Tower Targets Knowledge Economy

Axis Condos, Toronto, by CentreCourt Developments, Page + Steele / IBI Group
October 24, 2016 3:25 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"When I graduated from university a decade ago, the top students wanted to work in law, finance, or business. Now, they want to work in tech." For CentreCourt Developments President Shamez Virani, ... read more

Devron Promotes Green Lifestyle at The Vanguard Condos with Tesla Giveaway

The Vanguard, Devron Developments, Kirkor Architects, Thornhill
October 24, 2016 12:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new high-rise development at the intersection of Yonge Street and Grandview Avenue in Thornhill is fusing the luxury condo lifestyle with green initiatives. Devron Developments' The ... read more

Marlin Spring's Zev Mandelbaum Talks Canvas Condominiums

Canvas Condominium, Toronto, by Marlin Spring, Graziani + Corazza
October 21, 2016 10:40 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Adding to the building wave of new investment gradually re-making Toronto's Danforth Avenue, Marlin Spring's Canvas Condominium is bringing more mid-rise presence to the street. Located between ... read more

Corktown Proposal Hits Market as "home: Power and Adelaide"

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf, Hullmark, Core Architects, Toronto
October 20, 2016 2:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
First proposed back in 2013, Great Gulf Homes and Hullmark's planned redevelopment of the former Sing Tao Daily News building site near Toronto's Parliament and Adelaide ... read more

Registration Open for Madison Homes' Real Towns in Vaughan

Real Towns, Madison Homes, Flanagan Beresford Patteson Architects, Thornhill
October 20, 2016 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
While townhomes and single-family homes remain in very short supply in central Toronto, low-rise developments are still the dominant form of housing in the GTA's suburban communities. One of the ... read more