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The L Tower's Crane Has Finally Come Down

L Tower, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Daniel Libeskind, Toronto
May 19, 2016 4:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The long-awaited removal of the exterior-mounted tower crane at the Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Numa's L-Tower is finally complete. The ... read more

Long-Awaited Crane Removal Underway at L Tower

May 2, 2016 2:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Since topping out a final height of 58 storeys back in 2013, the curving profile of the Studio Daniel Libeskind-designed L-Tower has been marked by the presence of a tower crane ... read more

L Tower and Backstage Redefining The Esplanade at Yonge

Backstage, L Tower, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Toronto
December 15, 2014 5:03 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The crane is climbing into the sky at Backstage On The Esplanade and the  L-Tower by Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Numa. The ... read more

Work Progressing on L Tower's Unique Interior Spaces

L Tower, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint, Daniel Libeskind, Toronto, Dominus
July 24, 2014 12:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Its size, design and prominence on the Toronto skyline has made Cityzen, Castlepoint, and Fernbrook Homes' L Tower a fan favourite in the architecture and development ... read more

L Tower's Top Fitted With Windows, Filling Up With Equipment

Top of the L Tower, Toronto condo by Cityzen, Castlepoint, Fernbrook, Libeskind
July 23, 2014 4:35 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Few construction projects in Toronto had have the amount of scrutiny that Cityzen, Castlepoint, and Fernbrook Homes' L Tower has had. read more

Views From the L Tower: West and South Over the City and Lake

L Tower Cityzen Fernbrook Castlepoint Numa Daniel Libeskind Dominus Toronto
July 21, 2014 1:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Our recent trip to the top of Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Numa's L Tower provided lots to look at, and we shared the views to ... read more

Views From the L Tower: Across Toronto to the North and East

L Tower Cityzen Fernbrook Castlepoint Numa Daniel Libeskind Dominus Toronto
July 18, 2014 3:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
High-rise condominium living has a lot of advantages to offer, and while factors like sustainability will allow residents to sleep happy, it is tangible elements like views that add the ... read more

Topping Off April 2014: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping off April 2014: What's Hot on UrbanToronto
May 1, 2014 3:00 pm | by Salena Barry | Comments
April was yet another fast-paced month for UrbanToronto, with many projects approaching completion and beginning to more closely resemble their renderings. Since last month, the weather ... read more

Construction at L Tower Pushing into Final Stages

L Tower, Cityzen, Fernbrook, Castlepoint Numa, Libeskind, Toronto
April 16, 2014 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Easily among the boldest architectural additions to our city in the last few years, Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Numa's L Tower has been ... read more

Downtown East: Growth to Watch for in 2014

Post House Condos, Toronto, by the Alterra Group, image by Craig White
January 14, 2014 5:30 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
One of Toronto's most desirable neighbourhoods can be found to the east of Downtown. Close to the centre of everything, it should not come as any surprise that there is exceptional growth ... read more

PSR's Photo of the Day: From The Top of the L Tower

L Tower in Toronto buy Cityzen, designed by Daniel Libeskind
January 14, 2014 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Most photos of the Daniel Libeskind-designed L Tower have been taken from a limited number of vantage points on the ground and from surrounding buildings. Ronnie Yip, a.k.a lucci on ... read more

Photo of the Day: L Tower Rising

L Tower, Castlepoint Numa, Cityzen Development Group, Claude Cormier
December 18, 2013 12:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
This image of the unique L Tower piercing the sky was taken by Forum member JPbombales. The 58-storey tower is already proving to be very popular amongst this city's photographers, as it stands ... read more

Topping Off November 2013: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Topping Off November 2013, UrbanToronto
December 2, 2013 2:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With over 2.75 million views this month, including around 225,000 unique visitors, it has been another big month for UrbanToronto. To round up the highlights of the last month, we have collected ... read more

L Tower's Top Floors: Part 3, The Penthouses

L Tower Cityzen Fernbrook Castlepoint Numa Daniel Libeskind Dominus Toronto
November 21, 2013 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the first and second installments of our tour of the L Tower’s peak, we took a look at the louvers being applied to the mechanical floors as well as the temporary scaffold and curtain wall ... read more

L Tower's Top Floors: Part 2, Glazing the Tip

L Tower Cityzen Fernbrook Castlepoint Numa Daniel Libeskind Dominus Toronto
November 20, 2013 4:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last week, we returned to the standout L Tower at Yonge and The Esplanade for a trip up to the top of the 58-storey condominium development. In yesterday’s first installment of our tour, we gave ... read more

L Tower's Top Floors: Part 1, Cladding the Tip

L Tower Cityzen Fernbrook Castlepoint Numa Daniel Libeskind Dominus Toronto
November 19, 2013 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
As one of the most—if not the most—photographed construction projects in Toronto, the 58-storey L Tower continues to draw our eyes and cameras upwards towards the sweeping sail-like curve which is ... read more

Photo of the Day: Summer Night in October

Toronto skyline at night
October 15, 2013 11:00 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
In this night image by Forum member Udo we see Toronto's South Core from the east with the L Tower — the newest icon in Toronto, designed by celebrated architect Daniel Libeskind. read more

Construction of L Tower sees Progress from Top to Bottom

October 4, 2013 6:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Arguably the most architecturally significant high-rise condominium to be built in Toronto since the onset of our massive building boom, Cityzen, Fernbrook and Castlepoint’s L Tower has been ... read more

Topping Off August 2013: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Loblaws proposal, Toronto
September 3, 2013 1:50 pm | by Izabela Molendowski | Comments
As the summer comes to a close, the squeals of children playing outdoors fades as parents ship them off to school, and the blistering heat slowly transitions to crisp autumn air. It's also a time ... read more

Glazing Smooths Out the Curve at the L Tower

L Tower with surrounding landmarks, image by Jack Landau
August 22, 2013 2:15 pm | by Brandon Leal | Comments
Even with all the construction in Toronto, some projects just tend to stand out more than the rest. The L Tower by Cityzen Development Group, Fernbrook Homes and  Castlepoint Realty Partners ... read more