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The Hub Condos Aligns Itself with Improving Transit Connectivity

The Hub Richmond Architects Empire Communities Eglinton Crosstown-LRT
October 28, 2013 6:45 pm | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Driving along Eglinton, it's obvious that construction of the Crosstown-LRT is in full swing. Lanes have been reduced and construction fences raised along stretches of the busy arterial. Through ... read more

Wycliffe's Hendon Park Towns Coming to Yonge and Finch

Hendon Park Towns, North York, Toronto, Wycliffe Homes
October 25, 2013 11:10 am | by Samantha Martin | Comments
A modern new townhome development is on its way to North York's Yonge and Finch neighbourhood. Hendon Park Towns is the latest project out of Wycliffe Homes and SRN Architects Inc. Designed ... read more

Tarion Warranty Takes Worry out of New Home and Condo Purchases

Tarion, Tarion Warranty Corporation, Toronto
October 24, 2013 11:00 am | by Eddie LaRusic | Comments
For most of us, purchasing a new home is one of life’s biggest, most stressful decisions. In the Greater Toronto Area, the number of new condos being constructed is staggering, with thousands of ... read more

Panoramic Views from B.streets Condos at Bloor and Bathurst

B.street Condos Toronto Bloor Bathurst Toronto Street
October 18, 2013 11:40 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Lindvest Properties' B.streets Condos is currently under construction near the corner of Bloor & Bathurst in The Annex. This area of the city is relatively low-rise compared to much of ... read more

Streetcar's Twenty Lofts Launches This Weekend

Twenty at 20 Gladstone, Toronto, Streetcar Developments, TACT Architecture
October 17, 2013 5:10 pm | by Michael Harris | Comments
The corner of Queen Street West and Gladstone has been the site of an ongoing transformation ever since Streetcar Developments began work on the intimate loft style building called Two ... read more

101 Erskine Offers High-Rise Views and Ground-Level Comforts

101 Erskine, Tridel, CS&P Architects, Toronto, Ontario, Yonge
October 11, 2013 2:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
101 Erskine is a 32-storey, 421-suite glass condo tower and townhomes development located amidst the energetic bustle of Toronto's Midtown at Yonge and Eglinton. It offers modernist sensibilities ... read more

Exploring Plaza's Musee Condos in 3D

Musée condos, Plaza, Quadrangle, 3D Condo Explorer
October 11, 2013 1:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In today’s technology driven society, our insatiable appetite for information has influenced nearly every aspect of our lives, including the way in which we buy condos. With high-rise condominiums ... read more

Freed's Sixty Colborne to Feature Unique "Openair" Window Design

Sixty Colborne Condos Freed Developments Toronto Openair Balconies
October 9, 2013 11:45 am | by Daniel Rotsztain | Comments
Prospective condo buyers are understandably attracted to balconies as a way to get quick access to private outdoor space. But most balconies in new condos are too small to be functional, or are ... read more

A Look at the Unique Amenities of Newton at Concord CityPlace

Newton Condos at Concord CityPlace, Toronto
October 7, 2013 12:30 pm | by Luca Campacci | Comments
Imagine yourself as a struggling musician. As a child you picked up a guitar, plucked a string and you were hooked. You thought to yourself; this is what I want to do for the rest of my life. As ... read more

ELAD Announces Biyu Condos at Emerald City

Biyu Condos Emerald Park ELAD Canada Toronto North York Sheppard Avenue
October 1, 2013 3:00 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Over the past few years, the Sheppard East corridor has become a popular hub for condominium development in North York. Adding to the list of developments along the avenue is Biyu Condos, ... read more

Haven on the Bluffs brings Value and new Vitality to Cliffside

Haven on the Bluffs condos, Toronto by VHL Developments
September 25, 2013 3:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
We love to call Toronto a city of neighbourhoods, but we sure pay a lot more attention to a few over many, many others that we seldom consider. Our lack of attention is often mirrored in lower ... read more

Ambition Sets South Beach Condos Apart From Neighbours

Avenue Cafe + Bistro and South Beach Condos at dusk, Toronto
September 25, 2013 11:00 am | by Craig White | Comments
Standing apart from the crowd is a tricky thing. If you dress yourself up a bit more than everyone else around you, you're either the best dressed at the party, or you're overdressed. You'll never ... read more

Musee Condos Adds to the Scene and to the City

Musée Condos Toronto, designed by Quadrangle Architects for Plaza
September 24, 2013 4:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
In the last ten years, it's like we've discovered a whole new Toronto. As new buildings knit back together our urban fabric in older parts of the city, some of our streets seem to have woken up ... read more

Water Tower Launching at Empire Communities' Eau du Soleil

Paul Golini speaks at a Water Tower sales event, image by Craig White
September 13, 2013 5:20 pm | by Craig White | Comments
From renderings, Eau du Soleil is one of the most instantly recognizable projects launched in Toronto in the last year. The two-tower project with the tapered linking podium will make for an ... read more

Crate's Landing: Luxurious Resort-Style Living on Lake Simcoe

Crate's Landing, Lake Simcoe
September 12, 2013 4:15 pm | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
When we think of waterside homes on UrbanToronto, we normally think towering new buildings on the shore of Lake Ontario. We tend to forget that there are other lakeside experiences in the Greater ... read more

Tarion Aims to Give Homebuyers Transparency When Purchasing

Tarion Warranty Corporation
August 30, 2013 10:10 am | by Craig White | Comments
When you buy a new house or condominium in Ontario, you are protected by a warranty guaranteed by a private corporation known as Tarion. Set up in 1976 to regulate the new home building industry ... read more

Exploring Amexon's Recently Completed South Beach Condos

August 27, 2013 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
On Friday and Saturday we featured articles that gave some insight into the stunning city views that are drawing new residents to the growing Humber Bay Shores development cluster, rising in ... read more

Broccolini's Park Towns Sells Out

Broccolini's Park Towns, Bayview and Sheppard, uptown Toronto, North York
August 19, 2013 5:30 pm | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
Park Towns at Bayview and Sheppard by Broccolini has sold out, and quickly at that, soon after opening sales at the new townhouse complex to the public. The high demand comes ... read more

Westinghouse Lofts add to the mix at King Blue Condos

King Blue Condos Page + Steele IBI Group Easton's Group Remington Westinghouse
August 16, 2013 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As a new release of suites comes on stream at King Blue Condos by Easton’s Group and Remington Group, we are beginning to get a clearer picture of the building's layout and ... read more

bazinga!: Tech for the Condo of the Future (and present!)

August 8, 2013 11:55 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
The demand for synthesizing large quantities of information and making it readily accessible has never been greater than it is today, and every condo-dweller knows that keeping track of ... read more