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New Commercial Market Statistics Released by TREB, CBRE

Aerial view of Toronto, image by UT Forum contributor Jasonzed
March 3, 2017 5:12 pm | by Greg Lipinski | Comments
The Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has just released its figures for a year-by-year breakdown of commercial transactions in February 2017 compared to those of February 2016. Last month, just ... read more

Looking Back on the Construction Process at Fuse and Fuse2

Fuse and Fuse2, Toronto, by Neudorfer, Barrett Architect, Burka Architects
February 28, 2017 1:53 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
A little over two years ago, construction on Neudorfer's Fuse and Fuse2 Condos was getting underway as we took our first look at a project which has since transformed the northwest corner of ... read more

Winthorpe Modern Brings Unique Homes to The Beaches

Winthorpe Modern, Toronto , by Kingston Beach Inc., George Popper Architect
February 28, 2017 11:58 am | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Just south of Kingston Road, and a block east of Toronto's Glen Stewart Park, Kingston Beach Inc's recently completed Winthorpe Modern introduced a subtle infusion of density to the popular ... read more

Tomas Pearce-Appointed Amenities Enliven Lifetime's The Bond

The Bond, Lifetime Developments, Core Architects, Tomas Pearce, Toronto
February 28, 2017 10:48 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The hoarding is down and the first residents have begun to populate Lifetime Developments' The Bond, a 42-storey, Core Architects-designed condominium tower in Toronto's increasingly ... read more

Amenities Start to Open at Musée Condos as Occupancy Begins

Musée Condos, Plaza, Quadrangle Architects, Toronto
February 27, 2017 10:45 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Residents have begun to replace construction crews at Plaza's Musée Condos, with occupancy now reaching the 6th floor of the 17-storey condominium development in Toronto's thriving King West ... read more

Shoring Activity Begins at 609 Avenue Road Site

609 Avenue Road, State Building Group, Madison Homes, Toronto
February 23, 2017 1:54 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was just last month when we reported on the ongoing demolition of a presentation centre at the future site of State Building Group and Madison Homes' 609 Avenue Road. In the ... read more

Shoring and Excavation Underway for The Met in Vaughan

The Met, Plaza, Berkeley, Quadrangle Architects, Vaughan
February 16, 2017 10:53 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following the late-2016 start of preliminary construction activity at the site of Plaza and Berkeley's The Met, work continues at the Vaughan site of the new Quadrangle ... read more

Tower at Pier 27's Lakefront Shoring Closes in on Completion

Tower at Pier 27, Toronto, architectsAlliance, Cityzen, Fernbrook
February 15, 2017 12:42 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the (almost) one month since we checked in on the state of construction at Cityzen Development Group and Fernbrook Homes' Tower at Pier 27, shoring work on the ... read more

Downtown Office Market Records All-Time Record Low Vacancy

CBRE, Q4 2016 commercial market, Toronto
February 14, 2017 3:14 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new report from CBRE is underlining major demand for new office space in Downtown Toronto. The new 2016 Q4 commercial market report signals a growing disparity between the demand for ... read more

More Lake Ontario Views in New Phase at Waterview Condos

Waterview Condominiums, LJM Developments, Icon Architects, Grimsby
February 13, 2017 2:57 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been closely following the construction of the first phase at LJM Developments' Waterview Condominiums in Grismby, providing in-depth coverage of the Icon ... read more

Introducing Marlin Spring's WestBeach Condominiums

WestBeach Condominiums, Marlin Spring, Graziani + Corazza Architects, Toronto
February 13, 2017 11:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just east of the Queen and Coxwell intersection, Marlin Spring Developments are introducing a new mid-rise condominium development that would bring residential density and retail to ... read more

Wide Range of Suites on Offer at 'Heartwood the Beach'

Heartwood The Beach, Fieldgate, Hullmark, Quadrangle, Toronto
February 8, 2017 3:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We are learning more about Heartwood the Beach as marketing material continues to roll out for Fieldgate Homes and Hullmark condominium development in popular Beach ... read more

Site Plan Advances Front Street's St. Lawrence Condos

St. Lawrence Condos at 158 Front, Toronto, by Cityzen, Fernbrook, aA
February 8, 2017 12:48 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
South of George Brown College's St. James campus, the former Greyhound bus depot site on Front Street East is one step closer to being redeveloped as a two-tower condominium. A revised site plan ... read more

First Glimpse of Suite Interiors at Lindvest's SuperSonic Condos

SuperSonic Condos, Lindvest, Page + Steele / IBI Group, Toronto
February 6, 2017 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following on the sales success of Lindvest Properties 28-storey Sonic Condos, the developer has introduced a second phase for the Don Mills and Eglinton community, dubbed SuperSonic Condos. ... read more

TREB Releases January 2017 Real Estate Market Figures

TREB Releases January 2017 Real Estate Market Figures
February 3, 2017 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Following another record year for the Greater Toronto Area's real estate market, the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB) has released figures for January 2017, showing that the market has ... read more

A Look at the Rooftop Amenity Deck at Brandy Lane's The Davies

The Davies, Brandy Lane Homes, SMV Architects, Toronto
February 3, 2017 1:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Set to add 36 luxury condominium units to Avenue Road just north of Dupont, Brandy Lane Homes' The Davies will soon rise 9 storeys over Robertson Davies Park. Residents of ... read more