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39-storey Tower Proposed for High-Rise Cluster Beside Distillery

33 Parliament proposal by architectsAlliance for Graywood Developments, Toronto
August 22, 2017 5:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
To the immediate southwest of Toronto's historic Distillery District are four properties on Parliament Street; 31, 31A (or R for rear), 33, and 37. read more

New Park to Open Behind Plaza's Musée This Fall

Musée Condos, Plaza, Quadrangle, Adelaide Street West, Toronto
August 22, 2017 2:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Musée condos is now complete on Adelaide just east of Bathurst in Toronto's King West neighbourhood. With most units in the 17-storey Quadrangle-designed building ... read more

CentreCourt's ZEN King West Aims to Live Up to Its Branding

ZEN King West, Toronto, CentreCourt, Page + Steele/IBI Group Architects, figure3
August 22, 2017 12:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was just over a month ago when we reported on the evolving plans for a new residential tower in the King West Village, just south of King and Strachan, and now, CentreCourt ... read more

King Adelaide Centre Proposes New Density Above Heritage

King Adelaide Centre, KFA Architects, Toronto
August 22, 2017 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Allied Properties REIT's recently built Queen Richmond Centre West raised the bar for heritage-sensitive office development in Toronto, showing how you could add more density while retaining ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 22, 2017

August 22, 2017 8:36 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Bombardier met delivery goal by shipping unfinished streetcars; Private Parkettes Are No Substitute for Real Public Space; Scarborough RT riders unaware it will disappear, ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Water

Photo of the Day, Toronto Harbour, skyline, sunset
August 22, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a creative shot of the Toronto skyline. Submitted to our Flickr Pool by Paul Flynn, this sunset view was captured with a camera partially-submerged in ... read more

Cladding Progressing at Topped-Out Axiom Condos

Axiom Condos, Kirkor Architects, Greenpark, Fieldgate, Toronto
August 21, 2017 4:28 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been just over six months since we last checked in on the construction of Greenpark Homes and Fieldgate Homes' Axiom Condos, a two-tower condominium development on ... read more

U of T's Centre for Engineering Making Progress on St. George

U of T Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship, Montgomery Sisam
August 21, 2017 3:17 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The University of Toronto's St. George Campus is expanding yet again, as construction of the institution's new Centre for Engineering Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CEIE) ... read more

Montgomery Square Architecture Eclipses Neighbours on Yonge

Montgomery Square rentals under construction in Toronto, RAW Design, Rockport
August 21, 2017 11:30 am | by Craig White | Comments
It has only been 10 days since we last ran an update on construction at Montgomery Square, a new luxury residential rental tower under construction on Yonge Street north of Eglinton Avenue in ... read more

Exterior Details Materializing for E Condos at Yonge and Eglinton

E Condos, Rosario Varacalli, Toronto, Bazis, Metropia, RioCan
August 21, 2017 10:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction presses on for what will soon become Midtown Toronto's tallest building. Bazis, Metropia, and RioCan's E Condos is reshaping the Yonge and Eglinton ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 21, 2017

August 21, 2017 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Iconic Honest Ed's sign to undergo restoration in Orillia; TTC replacing skylights at Glencairn Station; How Clean Is My Station?; and more news: Iconic Honest Ed's ... read more

Photo of the Day: Office Towers

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Financial District, office towers, TD, CIBC
August 21, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day comes to use from the future rooftop restaurant atop the new Bisha Hotel and Residences. Submitted by Marcus Mitanis, this telephoto view captures the two towers of the ... read more

Construction of The Bentway Progresses Under Gardiner

The Bentway, Waterfront Toronto, Public Work, Greenberg Consultants
August 18, 2017 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since earlier this summer, construction has been pressing along for a one of the most significant new public spaces Toronto has seen in years. To be known as The Bentway, the project ... read more

The Selby Rising into Toronto's St. James Town Skyline

August 18, 2017 3:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
For decades, the skyline of Toronto's Bloor and Sherbourne area has been dominated by the mostly pallid apartment towers found in the St. James Town neighbourhood. In recent years, additions ... read more

21 Storey Condominium Proposed at Lawrence and Keele

7 On The Park, iKore Developments, Richmond Architects Ltd., Toronto
August 18, 2017 12:15 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
A Tower-in-the-Park infill development first proposed in 2011 at Lawrence West and Keele was submitted to the City of Toronto last week by iKore Developments for Site Plan ... read more

Range of Suites Cater to Variety of Lifestyles at Plaza Midtown

Plaza Midtown, Quadrangle, Plaza, Toronto
August 18, 2017 11:12 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton neighbourhood is home to a large portfolio of 20th century Tower-in-the-Park style apartment buildings. Property values in the area have increased significantly in the ... read more

From Drawing Boards to Reality: More GO Train and Bus Service

August 18, 2017 10:37 am | by Robert Mackenzie | Comments
At countless events, it seems, Ontario's Minister of Transportation Steven Del Duca reminds members of the public and the media that "Ontario is making the largest infrastructure investment in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for August 18, 2017

August 18, 2017 8:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
How do you put out a fire at the very top of CN Tower? Five things to know about the blaze; You’ll need six figures to buy almost any GTA home, report says; The Spooky ... read more

Photo of the Day: King and Jarvis

Photo of the Day, Toronto, TTC, streetcar, King Street, Jarvis
August 18, 2017 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an evening view of Toronto's King and Jarvis intersection. Submitted via Flickr by Paul Flynn, this long-exposure view shows a TTC Route 504 streetcar travelling ... read more

Junction House: 12 Storey Mixed-Use Condo Proposed on Dundas

Junction House, Slate Asset Management, superkül, Toronto
August 17, 2017 6:38 pm | by Eric Chen | Comments
Plans for a proposed 12 storey mixed-use tower in the recently trendy West End Toronto neighbourhood of The Junction have been submitted to the City for zoning by-law amendment application. The ... read more