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Excavation in Full Swing at Mississauga Site of Daniels' Arc

Arc at Daniels Erin Mills, Mississauga, The Daniels Corporation, Kirkor
February 1, 2017 2:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Approximately three months since the first signs of site activity were spotted at Mississauga's Eglinton Avenue West and Erin Mills Parkway intersection, excavation for The Daniels ... read more

Construction Wrapping Up at Backstage as Move-Ins Continue

Backstage on The Esplanade, Toronto, by Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa
January 31, 2017 11:25 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Home to its first residents by late November of last year, the Page + Steele / IBI Group-designed Backstage on the Esplanade is now practically complete. With final construction details coming ... read more

Scale Model Provides Glimpse into Details of Vita on the Lake

Vita on the Lake, Mattamy, Biddington, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
January 30, 2017 11:46 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The skyline of South Etobicoke's Humber Bay Shores area is punctuated by Mattamy and Biddington's Lago at the Waterfront, with the 50-storey condominium tower currently standing as ... read more

2016 A Record Setting Year for New Home Sales in the GTA

2016 A Record Setting Year for New Home Sales in the GTA
January 27, 2017 12:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
One year since the announcement that 2015 was a record-setting year for new home sales in the GTA, the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) has announced that records were ... read more

LJM's Waterview Condos Takes Shape on Grimsby Lakefront

Waterview Condominiums, LJM Developments, Icon Architects, Grimsby
January 26, 2017 5:18 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just over 50 kilometres southwest of Toronto's shoreline, new developments are adding residential density to the Grimsby lakefront. Since starting construction in mid-2015, LJM ... read more

Tight Market: TREB Releases Q4 2016 Condo and Rental Reports

TREB's Q4 2016 Market Report Shows Rise in Condo Sales and Prices
January 26, 2017 3:24 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following up on Toronto Real Estate Board's (TREB) recent release of housing and commercial market figures for December 2016, two new TREB reports are shedding light on condominium and rental ... read more

A Community Takes Shape: Dunpar's Trafalgar Ridge in Oakville

Trafalgar Ridge, Dunpar Homes, Oakville
January 26, 2017 11:54 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
As in Toronto, Oakville's population has been steadily increasing. While the desire to move into the centre of the city is being answered by new condominium and apartment towers, Upper Oakville's ... read more

Hoarding Comes Down as Fuse2 Approaches Completion

Fuse Condos, Fuse2, Neudorfer, Barrett, Burka, Toronto
January 25, 2017 6:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Neudorfer Corporation's Fuse and Fuse2 Condos has continued to progress at Dupont and Lansdowne, with hoarding now removed from the base of the Barrett ... read more

Initial Occupancy Getting Underway at Plaza's Musée Condos

Musée Condos, Toronto, by Plaza, Quadrangle
January 18, 2017 3:00 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With the exterior construction hoist removed late last year, and Pre-Delivery Inspections (PDIs) taking place throughout December, Downtown Toronto's 17-storey Musée Condos is now in the ... read more

Oakville's Lake & East Continues Through Planning Process

Lake & East Condominium Residences, Oakville, by Symmetry, Fortress RDI, Engine
January 17, 2017 8:06 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With the Oakville project expected to launch this year, the 5468796 Architecture-designed Lake & East Condominium Residences continues to attract attention. Envisioning a one-of-kind tower on ... read more

A Look at Unit Layouts in Plaza's Epic on Triangle Park

Epic on Triangle Park, Plaza, TACT Architecture, Toronto
January 17, 2017 6:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just south of the Drake Hotel, a relatively new condominium development has added residential density to Toronto's growing West Queen West neighbourhood. Plaza's Epic on Triangle ... read more

Shoring Kicks Off Construction of 35-Storey Tower at Pier 27

Tower at Pier 27, Toronto, architectsAlliance, Cityzen, Fernbrook
January 17, 2017 4:24 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Queens Quay site of Cityzen Development Group and Fernbrook Homes' Tower at Pier 27 is now alive with activity, as construction begins for the ... read more

The Winthorpe Modern Adds Custom Homes to The Beaches

The Winthorpe Modern, Kingston Beach Inc., George Popper Architect
January 13, 2017 4:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just off Kingston Road in Toronto's Beaches area, a new boutique townhome condominium development from builder Kingston Beach Inc. is offering a limited selection of 8 units on the quiet ... read more

Fieldgate and Hullmark's 6-Storey 'Heartwood the Beach' Evolves

Heartwood the Beach, Toronto, by Fieldgate Homes, Hullmark, Quadrangle
January 13, 2017 3:44 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
In a city dominated by high-rise construction, discretely scaled developments like the 6-storey Heartwood the Beach remain relatively scarce. Throughout Toronto, however, evolving planning ... read more

Demolition Activity Clearing Site of 609 Avenue Road

609 Avenue Road, State Building Group, Madison Homes, Toronto
January 13, 2017 1:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The first traces of site activity are now in evidence at the site of State Building Group and Madison Homes' 609 Avenue Road where Toronto's Deer Park neighbourhood meets ... read more

Structural Forming Progressing at ZIGG Condos on St. Clair

ZIGG Condos, Madison, Fieldgate, Kirkor Architects, Toronto
January 13, 2017 11:56 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been closely following the construction of Madison Homes and Fieldgate Urban's ZIGG Condos for over a year now, with regular updates on the project providing ... read more

Lindvest's SuperSonic Condos Launching at Don Mills & Eglinton

SuperSonic Condos, Lindvest, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
January 12, 2017 2:56 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
New development is being spurred across Toronto along Eglinton Avenue by the Crosstown LRT, now under construction and planned to open in 2021. One of the nodes attracting attention is where ... read more

Occupancy Well Underway as The Code Gears Up for Registration

The Code Condos, Toronto, Lifetime, BLVD, Hariri Pontarini Architects
January 11, 2017 1:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With construction now practically complete at the St. Clair West site of BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments' The Code Condos, residents continue to replace Skygrid ... read more

Tridel's Via Bloor: Condos and Retail at Bloor and Parliament

Via Bloor, Tridel, architectsAlliance, Toronto, St. James Town
January 10, 2017 1:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was late November when we last took a look at preparatory work going on in area of Toronto's long-awaited North St. James Town redevelopment. The plan includes a number of ... read more

Great Gulf and Hullmark's "home: Power and Adelaide" Remakes an Intersection

home: Power and Adelaide, Great Gulf Homes, Hullmark, Toronto
January 10, 2017 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we got our first glimpse of the interiors at home: Power and Adelaide, a 21-storey Core Architects-designed mixed-use condominium and retail development by Great ... read more