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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 13, 2018

February 13, 2018 8:19 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mayor John Tory's 10-point plan to alleviate TTC crowding; The TTC’s budget is rising, but will service improve?; Maven moves into Toronto’s crowded car sharing market; and ... read more

Photo of the Day: Snowy Square

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Nathan Phillips Square, City Hall, Massey Tower
February 13, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a snowy scene from Toronto's Nathan Phillips Square. Submitted to our Massey Tower Forum thread by Marcus Mitanis, this view faces east across the square's ... read more

Plaza's Theatre District Residence: Two Towers Going Up

Theatre District Residence, Plaza, Quadrangle, Toronto
February 12, 2018 5:27 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Two adjacent projects proposed for Toronto's Entertainment District have been consolidated. A Scott Shields Architects-proposed plan for 8 through 20 Widmer Street has been acquired ... read more

Condo Levels Rising Above Re-Skinned Tower at 488 University

Residences of 488 University, Amexon, Core Architects, Toronto
February 12, 2018 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's an exciting time for structural engineering in Toronto. Earlier today, we talked about the hybrid exoskeleton structural system that will be used at The One, and now we look at another ... read more

The One's Hybrid Exoskeleton to be a First for Toronto

The One, Mizrahi Developments, Foster + Partners, Core Architects, Toronto
February 12, 2018 11:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Under construction at Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection, Mizrahi Developments' The One promises to break more new ground with a series of firsts for the city. The project ... read more

Previewing Suites at CTN's ONE28 King St. N. in Waterloo

ONE28 King St. N., CTN Developments, Hatem Nassif Architects, Waterloo
February 12, 2018 11:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's red-hot housing market is spilling over into the university towns of Southern Ontario, making them more attractive to investors, and helping fuel new condominium developments in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 12, 2018

February 12, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
After timid rollout, Toronto’s King Street project enters pivotal phase; Province puts brakes on GTA West highway; Relief line subway riders’ priority, poll shows; ... read more

Photo of the Day: Smart House

Photo of the Day, Toronto, SmartHouse, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance
February 12, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day takes us to University Avenue for a view of Urban Capital and Malibu Investments' Smart House. Submitted to the project's Forum thread by ... read more

Growth to Watch For 2018: York to Yorkdale to York Mills

7 on the Park, iKore Developments, Richmond Architects, Toronto
February 9, 2018 5:00 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
This edition of our Growth to Watch For series moves east from our last instalment exploring North Etobicoke and Weston, heading further into the former municipalities of York and North York. ... read more

Enwave Partner to Bring Sustainable Energy to The Well

The Well, RioCan, Allied, Diamond Corp, Tridel
February 9, 2018 4:30 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
A major announcement was made yesterday concerning the highly-anticipated development ‘The Well’ being developed by RioCan, Allied Properties, Diamond Corp, Tridel, and Woodbourne. A new ... read more

Province Investing in St. Michael's Choir School Rebuild

St. Michael's Choir School, Toronto, KPMB
February 9, 2018 2:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
20 years after moving into a renovated heritage building at 67 Bond Street in Downtown Toronto, St. Michael's Choir School (SCMS) is gearing up for a rebuilding project. Earlier this ... read more

Luxury Rental Tower 'The Livmore' Tops Off at Bay and Gerrard

The Livmore, Vertica, GWL, IBI Group, PCL Canada, Toronto
February 9, 2018 12:13 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In April 2015, the southeast corner of Downtown Toronto's Bay and Gerrard intersection was home to a surface parking lot. Over the course of the 34 months since then, the corner has become home ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 9, 2018

February 9, 2018 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Province announces new green space at Ontario Place; Danforth cafe fears expropriation for new Greenwood subway exit; Trudeau plays up Canadian diversity and education in ... read more

Photo of the Day: View from TD Centre

Photo of the Day, Toronto, TD Centre, aerial view
February 9, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a west-facing aerial view from the TD Centre in Toronto's Financial District. Submitted by Forum contributor DB13, this view is bounded by the Entertainment ... read more

Bazis Proposes 54-Storey Condo Tower at Queen and Church

60 Queen East, Bazis, Core Architects, Toronto
February 8, 2018 3:37 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A late January submission to Toronto's Planning Department from Bazis seeks rezoning to permit a 54-storey condominium tower at the northeast corner of Queen and Church o the east side of ... read more

Sponsored Post: 5 Reasons Why Toronto Is A Great Location For Your Business

Sponsored Post: 5 Reasons Why Toronto Is A Great Location For Your Business
February 8, 2018 3:20 pm | by UrbanToronto Staff | Comments
Relocating your business is an incredible opportunity to expand your efforts and reach a greater target audience, however finding the ideal location for your chosen industry can be a challenge. ... read more

Team Selected for Michael Garron Hospital Patient Care Tower

Michael Garron Hospital, EllisDon, B+H, Diamond Schmitt, Toronto
February 8, 2018 12:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Earlier this week, Infrastructure Ontario (IO) announced that a team had been selected for the design, build and financing of the ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge and College

Throwback Thursday, Yonge and College, YC, Karma, Toronto
February 8, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the Downtown Toronto intersection of Yonge and College streets, turning back the clocks only two and a half years to reveal some big changes. Back in ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for February 8, 2018

February 8, 2018 8:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Deco, modern and what’s next? The historic home of CIBC could get a dramatic revamp; Scarborough motel tenants seek return of rents as expropriation ... read more

Photo of the Day: Humber Bay Shores Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto, Humber Bay Shores, Etobicoke
February 8, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a dusk view of the growing skyline of Toronto's Humber Bay Shores area. This view looks across the newly-cleared site of the former Kraft Mr. Christie's ... read more