distillery district

57-storey KPMB-designed Tower Proposed for the Distillery District

31A Parliament St, Toronto, design by KPMB Architects for Dundee, Cityscape
July 18, 2014 10:40 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A 57-storey tower and 4-storey "ribbon" building have been proposed for the south edge of the Distillery District. The design, by KPMB Architects for Dundee Realty and Cityscape Development ... read more

Clear Spirit and Gooderham Condos Extend Toronto's Skyline Eastwards

Clear Spirit and Gooderham condos, Distillery, Toronto by architectsAlliance
March 18, 2013 6:10 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The panorama from Toronto's Harbour shows the growing development at the Distillery District in the larger context of the city. Various UrbanToronto Forum members have pointed their cameras in the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Cranes, Trains and Grey Skies

Cranes from Canary District in Toronto
December 18, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
Train tracks in the forefront give way to cranes that rise from the West Don Lands where construction of the PanAm Athlete's Village is underway, dwarfing the Clear Spirit condos in the Distillery ... read more

Crane Comes Down at Market Wharf

Market Wharf, Toronto Condos, Context Development, architectsAlliance
November 27, 2012 2:58 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The lower St. Lawrence neighbourhood's latest condo tower, Market Wharf by Context Development, has reached a milestone in its construction phase. The construction crane has been taken down from ... read more

The King East Fits Into King-Parliament Neighbourhood Plan

The King East, Toronto Condos, Lamb Development, Hyde Park Homes, Sher, Core
November 26, 2012 4:32 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The King East by Lamb Development, Hyde Park Homes and the Sher Corporation is nearly complete, adding more residential space to the King-Parliament neighbourhood. The City of Toronto has had a ... read more

Photo of the Day: Gooderham Building

Gooderham/Flatiron Building, Gooderham & Worts, Gooderham, Toronto Condos
November 23, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
The Gooderham (or Flatiron) Building is one of Toronto's most iconic and often-photographed historical structures, wedged on the triangle of land where Front Street and Wellington Street merge at ... read more

Photo of the Day: Landscape of Construction

Construction in downtown Toronto
November 7, 2012 1:00 am | by Kelly Gervais | Comments
In this view of the West Don Lands development from the Don River Trail, cranes sit as sculptures on a newly landscaped base – a skeletal picture of the built environment to come. The CN Tower ... read more

Streetcar Developments Shows Off Its Corktown Lofthouses

Corktown District Lofthouses, Toronto Condos, Streetcar Developments
October 4, 2012 3:27 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Streetcar Developments has announced ten live/work Lofthouses in its Corktown District project. The Corktown District Lofthouses are located at 510 King Street East, a very short distance from the ... read more

Topping Off August 2012: What's Hot On UrbanToronto

Bay Street south of Front looking north, 1929 Toronto
September 4, 2012 4:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In the real estate and development industry, August tends to pass by at a crawl. Construction slows down amidst the city's scorching temperatures, and those lucky enough head off to a lakeside ... read more

Photo of the Day: Art Attacks

14-foot Koilos sculpture in the Distillery District, Toronto
September 4, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Dark, fantastical and playful, this sculpture looks ready to pounce. Created by Michael Christian, this two-thousand-pound steel sculpture has greeted visitors to the Distillery District since its ... read more

Distillery Penthouse: An Ever-Changing View of Toronto

Dining and Living Space in suite 3203 at 33 Mill, Toronto penthouse condo
August 10, 2012 2:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Every once in a while we get an invite to visit a penthouse for sale somewhere in Toronto, and we are always intrigued to check out both the interiors and the views from these special units. This ... read more

Clear Spirit towers above the Distillery while Gooderham Condos prepares to rise

Clear Spirit condos in Toronto by Cityscape, Dundee and architectsAlliance
July 10, 2012 6:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The majority of recent talk regarding the area around Cherry and Mill Streets has been focused on the highly anticipated West Don Lands redevelopment. While we here at UrbanToronto can’t wait to ... read more

Trinity Lofts Progressing Nicely Towards Completion

Trinity Lofts by Streetcar Developments and Giannone Petricone Associates.
June 15, 2012 2:05 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Construction on Trinity Lofts at Trinity and Eastern Avenue is progressing nicely towards completion. UrbanToronto Forum user TheKingEast brings us this recent photo showing the exterior virtually ... read more

Doors Open Toronto: R.C. Harris Treatment Plant, Corktown and Distillery District

UrbanToronto tours R.C. Harris Plant, Corktown and Distillery District.
May 29, 2012 4:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A Doors Open tour of the east end would not be complete without a look at the wonderfully opulent R.C. Harris Water Treatment Plant. The building was constructed in the early 1930s and named after ... read more

Update on Streetcar and Dundee Realty's Trinity Lofts Development

Trinity Lofts in Toronto by Streetcar and Dundee Realty, Gianone Petricone
April 30, 2012 1:14 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The downtown east side is a district of Toronto that we're watching closely. With the redevelopment of the West Don Lands and the continued construction within the Distillery District, this is an ... read more

The Canary District Set to Launch in Toronto's West Don Lands

Canary District in Toronto by Dundee Kilmer
April 27, 2012 4:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
For all the hype and excitement we've seen regarding the West Don Lands development in the past year, it came as a bit of a shock that there's been little to no mention of the recent launch of ... read more

The King East Condos by Lamb Developments Starting to Rise

The King East in Toronto by Lamb Developments and Core Architects
March 2, 2012 4:45 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
We have a construction photo update on The King East. Developed by Lamb Developments, Hyde Park Homes and The Sher Company, with design by Core Architects, Forum member drum188 stopped by the ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Cherry Street Set To Welcome Major Change In The Next Few Years

Photo Of The Day: Cherry Street Set To Welcome Major Change In The Next Few Year
January 5, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
What was for the longest time a dead zone in downtown Toronto is preparing for massive change in the next few years. Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member androiduk, shows a ... read more

34 Storey Gansevoort Hotel & Condos Coming To The Distillery?

Gansevoort Hotel & Condos Toronto by Cityscape and Dundee Realty
November 30, 2011 9:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The UrbanToronto Forum came alive yesterday when the first images for the rumoured new Gansevoort Hotel & Condos were posted. To be located at 60 Mill Street, the proposed 34 storey tower ... read more

Photo Of The Day: Koilos Monster Stands Guard At The Distillery District

Photo Of The Day: Koilos Monster Stands Guard At The Distillery District Toronto
October 18, 2011 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
A great monster named "Koilos" stands guard at the entrance to the Distillery District. Here we see it in today's Photo Of The Date. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, we see it from a very ... read more