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Sales Centre Previews Plaza's Theatre District Residence

Plaza, Theatre District Residence, Toronto, Quadrangle
April 13, 2018 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The rollout of marketing has already shown us plenty of the finer details of Plaza's Theatre District Residence, a pair of 48 and 49-storey Quadrangle-designed towers planned ... read more

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

April 13, 2018 8:27 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto’s housing bubble cost sellers $136 million; We tried to get a copy of the Sidewalk Toronto agreement; Students and disabled customers left out after TTC photo ID shop ... read more

Photo of the Day: Downtown East

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, King East, East United
April 13, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features an aerial view of the east side of Downtown Toronto, as seen from a high-rise in Regent Park. Submitted by Forum contributor skycandy, this shot shows East United ... read more

62-Storey Sweeny &Co-Designed Tower Proposed for Yorkville

11-21 Yorkville, Sweeny &Co Architects, Metropia, Capital, RioCan, Toronto
April 12, 2018 5:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In late March, applications for Site Plan Approval, Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Bylaw Amendment were submitted to the City of Toronto, to allow the redevelopment of properties at 11 through ... read more

Controversial Queen & Sherbourne Development Redesigned

ONE Properties, 245 Queen East, Sweeny &Co Architects, Toronto
April 12, 2018 3:51 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
When ONE Properties first proposed a trio of towers rising as high as 56 storeys on the southeast corner of Queen and Sherbourne back in 2016, our readers and Forum contributors were immediately ... read more

$85M "The Meadoway" Linear Park to Span 16KM Across Toronto

The Meadoway, City of Toronto, TRCA, Linear Park, hydro corridor
April 12, 2018 1:11 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A major new park was announced yesterday by the City of Toronto, the W. Garfield Weston Foundation, and the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA), set to run 16 kilometres through ... read more

First Look at Amenities for Skale’s 1181 Queen West

1181 Queen West, Skale Developments, Quadrangle, DesignAgency, Toronto
April 12, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We last checked in on Skale Developments' 1181 Queen Street West in December 2017, following the resubmission of updated plans to the City of Toronto. Marketing has since commenced ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Kings Club

Throwback Thursday, Kings Club, First Capital, Kasian, TACT, Toronto
April 12, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back two years for a view of construction at Kings Club on Toronto's King Street West. The First Capital Realty rental apartment and ... read more

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

April 12, 2018 8:17 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Vaughan condo development buyers frustrated even as money refunded; Cabbagetown daycare proposal refused at city hall over traffic concerns; Toronto condo rents climb 11% in ... read more

Photo of the Day: 16 York

Photo of the Day, Toronto, 16 York, Cadillac Fairview, South Core
April 12, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of a new office tower under construction in Toronto's South Core area. Submitted to the project's Forum thread by contributor sikandar, this view ... read more

Electrified Road-over-Rail Bridges to get DRP-Screened Barriers

Metrolinx, GO Transit, Electrification, Toronto, Road-over-Rail, Bridge Barrier
April 11, 2018 5:50 pm | by Jorge Quesada | Comments
With the electrification of all GO Transit's rail networks in Toronto, Metrolinx reveals a proposal to outfit bridges with a range of barrier designs so bridges meet new safety regulations. read more

A Look at “The Compass Club” Amenities at Daniels DuEast

Daniels DuEast, The Daniels Corp, Toronto, Regent Park, Core, Mason Studio
April 11, 2018 1:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The early stages of construction are well underway for the latest market condominium development in the revitalization of Toronto’s Regent Park community. As construction heats up for DuEast at ... read more

Condo Proposal Revised at Adelaide and Portland

City of Toronto, Sweeny & Co Architects, 502 Adelaide Street West
April 11, 2018 12:24 pm | by Nicholas Del Prete | Comments
In March of this year, on behalf of property owner Portland Adelaide Developments Inc., The Planning Partnership submitted revised plans to the City of Toronto in support of Zoning By-law ... read more

Hoist Comes Down, PDIs Start at TAS' Kingston&Co. Condos

Kingston&Co. Condominiums, Teeple Architects, Toronto, TAS, Main and Main
April 11, 2018 10:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction of Kingston&Co. Condominiums commenced back in October 2015. The 10-storey TAS and Main and Main Developments condo development designed ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for April 11, 2018

April 11, 2018 8:33 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Cost of Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack plan could rise, report shows; Vaughan city council urged to support Thornhill Muslim community development, pending OMB ... read more

Photo of the Day: Aqualina and Aquavista

Photo of the Day, Toronto, East Bayfront, Tridel, Hines
April 11, 2018 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day brings us 44 storeys above Toronto to the top of Monde for a view of construction in the East Bayfront area. Submitted by Kees Govers, this view faces south from ... read more

Toronto's Largest Construction Site: The Well, Spadina at Front

The Well, Toronto, developed by Diamond Corp, RioCan, Allied, Tridel, Woodbourne
April 10, 2018 4:42 pm | by Craig White | Comments
There's construction all across Toronto, and in fact it can feel as if the whole city's under construction when you move through it, but there's one site where it feel's like a whole city is under ... read more

Ontario Construction Secretariat's Future Building Event On Now

Ontario Construction Secretariat, Future Building Event
April 10, 2018 2:06 pm | by Nicholas Del Prete | Comments
The Ontario Construction Secretariat (OCS) is hosting its annual Future Building Toronto Event starting today and running through to April 12. The career exposition is being ... read more

A Closer Look at Aoyuan’s M2M Condos in North York

M2M Condos, Newtonbrook, Aoyuan Property Holdings, Wallman, Toronto
April 10, 2018 1:38 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month’s submission to the City of Toronto of planning documents for the redevelopment of the Newtonbrook Plaza in North York provided a wealth of information on the proposal. Named M2M ... read more

Crane Installed, Forming Begins for Daniels’ Wesley Tower

Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre, The Daniels Corporation, Rafael + Bigauskas
April 10, 2018 10:54 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The Mississauga site of Wesley Tower at Daniels City Centre is heating up at the City Centre Drive and Confederation Parkway intersection, to the west of Square One. With excavation now ... read more