east bayfront

East Bayfront Community Abuzz with Construction Activity

East Bayfront, Toronto, construction, development
June 21, 2016 2:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's waterfront of today is a far cry from the once heavily industrialized south edge of the city. Following the successful redevelopment of the central waterfront in the last quarter of ... read more

City Approves 80 Units of Affordable Housing for Artists

Early render of Aquavista's northeast side. Image by Waterfront Toronto.
June 11, 2014 11:25 am | by Marcus Mitanis | Comments
City Council has approved a plan to include 80 units of affordable housing for artists in a new development by Hines and Tridel in the East Bayfront community. The units will be owned by the City ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Announces Winning Street Name

Artist's impression of new Bayside neighbourhood main street, Toronto
May 5, 2014 11:35 am | by Craig White | Comments
Waterfront Toronto has announced the winner of a recent contest they ran to name the new main street of their emerging Bayside neighbourhood in the city's East Bayfront area. Of the seven ... read more

Waterfront Toronto Needs Your Help Naming a New Street

Waterfront Toronto, name a street, East Bayfront, Bayside Toronto
March 14, 2014 11:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Waterfront Toronto has been overseeing the steady transformation of the East Bayfront from a deindustrialized port area into a mixed-use waterfront community. Large swaths of "brownfield" land are ... read more

Introducing Hines and Tridel's Aqualina at Bayside Toronto

Aqualina, condo, Bayside Toronto, development, east end, Tridel, Hines
June 5, 2013 4:35 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
On Wednesday, Tridel and Hines released details of Aqualina at Bayside Toronto, the first condominium to be built in this new waterfront Toronto neighbourhood. read more

For Sale: LCBO Headquarters and Warehouse at 2 Cooper Street

LCBO at 2 Cooper Street in Toronto
February 14, 2012 3:07 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
An announcement made yesterday by Ontario Finance Minister, Dwight Duncan, has sparked a flurry of activity on UrbanToronto's Forum. As part of the province's plan to solve a $16-billion debt, the ... read more

Foster + Partners Named as Lead Designers for New 3C Lakeshore Waterfront Project

Foster + Partners' gherkin-shaped Swiss Re tower overlooks the Thames
May 18, 2011 4:24 pm | by Editor | Comments
Press release from the developers: TORONTO, May 18, 2011…Following a comprehensive international search, 3C Lakeshore Inc. is pleased to announce that renowned firm Foster + Partners has been ... read more

Corus Quay Sold To H&R REIT

Corus Quay by Diamond Schmitt Architects is owned by R&H REIT.
December 20, 2010 12:03 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Corus Quay HQ building, located at the Toronto Port Lands Company $186 million from Corus who quickly flipped it for the same amount to H&R. Corus Quay as seen from the water. ... read more

WaterfrontToronto Unveils Bayside, A New Neighbourhood On The Harbour

Plan of Toronto's East Bayfront with labels
August 20, 2010 12:19 pm | by Craig White | Comments
WaterfrontToronto has unveiled plans for Bayside, its largest makeover yet, a 4 hectare (10 acre) parcel on the south side of Queens Quay Boulevard between Sherbourne and Parliament ... read more

Waterfront Toronto's Sugar Beach Nearing Completion

Canada's Sugar Beach by Claude Cormier, image from Waterfront Toronto
May 17, 2010 1:51 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Taken May 15th. Even though the dockwall and the plantings will be complete within 5 weeks, the docks, wooden boardwalks, Jarvis wavedeck will not be due to excessive red tape.  Looking south ... read more