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Chic Interiors Create Contemporary Vibe at Core Modern Homes

Core Modern Homes, Core Development, Mazenga, Batay-Csorba Architects
November 8, 2016 2:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In September, UrbanToronto took notice of the very modern exteriors of Core Modern Homes, a new urban townhome development in Toronto's Leaside neighbourhood. The seven homes, designed ... read more

5468796-Designed Lake & East Targets 2017 Launch

Lake & East Condominium Residences, Oakville, by Symmetry, Fortress RDI, Engine
November 8, 2016 12:42 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On the shores of Lake Ontario, Oakville's Bronte Village could become home to a distinctive 20-storey tower designed by Winnipeg's acclaimed 5468796 Architecture. Since the Lake & East ... read more

Scale Model Previews Danforth's Canvas Condominium

Canvas Condominium, Toronto, by Marlin Spring, Graziani + Corazza
November 7, 2016 6:11 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
On the south side of the Danforth in Toronto's east end, Marlin Spring's 8-storey Canvas Condominium will add a 200-foot retail frontage to the somewhat transitional stretch—where fine-grained ... read more

New Renderings Reveal More Amenity Spaces at Daniels' The Wyatt

The Wyatt, The Daniels Corporation, KPMB, IBI Group, Toronto
November 7, 2016 12:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The first condominium development planned to rise in the third phase of the Regent Park Revitalization, The Daniels Corporation's The Wyatt will occupy Block 26 of the neighbourhood, ... read more

The Interview: Brandy Lane's David Hirsh Wants To Build Homes, Not Units

November 4, 2016 4:22 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"I don't like the way we've come to talk about housing and development," David Hirsh explains. "When I hear people talk about real estate, more and more of the conversations are along the lines of ... read more

Design of Lindvest's Sonic Condos Draws Musical Parallels

Sonic Condos, Lindvest Properties, Toronto, Page + Steele / IBI Group
November 4, 2016 11:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A major investment in transportation infrastructure is priming Toronto's Eglinton Avenue for new levels of residential density. As construction progresses for the Crosstown LRT, several new ... read more

Introducing Selene: Final Phase at Tridel's Metrogate Community

Selene at Metrogate, Tridel, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
November 3, 2016 4:52 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 4:15 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 1:21 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 3:00 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 12:00 pm | 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 4:40 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 4:22 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 2:15 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 5:44 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 2:02 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 4:34 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 11:45 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 10:59 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 4:02 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