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Photo of the Day: Maple Leaf Square

Maple Leaf Square, Air Canada Centre, ACC, downtown, MLSE, hockey, Toronto
December 17, 2013 1:00 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
While this photo of Maple Leaf Square captures an idle night, you'd be hard-pressed to find a better party in town when the square fills up for the Toronto Maple Leafs' playoff games with hordes ... read more

Photo of the Day: A Bird's-Eye View

CN Tower, downtown Toronto, Toronto condos, harbourfront, Union station
August 16, 2013 9:15 am | by Jacob D'Souza | Comments
We see more photos of the CN Tower than we see taken from the tower, so it's always fun to catch up with how things look from up there these days. This breathtaking shot, posted in the Urban ... read more

KDA Interventions Transform and Personalize Toronto Public Space

137 Yonge Street, LED lighting, Kramer Design Associates
May 17, 2013 3:45 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
Toronto's look and feel comes from more than the work of architects, landscape designers, and planners. Kramer Design Associates is one of the firms whose work also permeates our bustling town. read more

Ice Developing Along the Waterfront

Ice Condos, Toronto Condos, Lanterra, Cadillac Fairview, architectsAlliance
November 21, 2012 4:41 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As Toronto's downtown core continues to burst at the seams with the city's rush to intensify, certain projects stand out from the pack. Ice Condominiums at York Centre does just that. Breaking ... read more

Southcore Financial Centre Draws Development South of Front

Southcore Financial Centre & Delta, Toronto Condos, GWL, bcIMC, P&S/IBI/KPMB
November 14, 2012 3:38 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Development of the area south of Front Street is proceeding at a dizzying pace, with new residential, commercial and institutional projects filling in the once-ignored and mostly-vacant land ... read more

Photo of the Day: Towers Rising

Ice Condos, Infinity Condos, Maple Leaf Square, Toronto Condos, Lanterra
November 14, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
The rapid pace of development in Toronto means that high-rise towers are becoming clustered together in areas where there is room to build new developments close together. This is especially true ... read more

Photo of the Day: Skyline from Canary District Construction Site

Canary District Condos, Toronto Condos, DundeeKilmer, KPMB, EllisDon
September 10, 2012 12:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day shows Toronto's rapidly evolving skyline from the construction site of yet another development, the Canary District Condominiums, located between the trendy Distillery ... read more

Photo of the Day: A View of Toronto From Porter

A view of downtown Toronto from a Porter flight
June 15, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Captured by Forum member udo during his descent into Toronto, this is the ideal perspective to witness the furious pace of construction transforming our downtown. Having already absorbed thousands ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ice Forms in the Hottest Part of the City

Ice condos at York Centre in downtown Toronto. Developed by Lanterra & Cadillac.
May 11, 2012 12:00 am | by Evan Manning | Comments
Captured by Forum member drum118, this photo shows the sibling towers of the Ice Condos at York Centre rising in one of the city's most dynamic new districts. Developed by Lanterra & ... read more

Photo of the Day: Looking Down On The Future Ten York And 1 York Street

Ten York condo Toronto by Tridel and 90 Harbour and 1 York by Menkes
April 20, 2012 7:15 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
90 Harbour & 1 York Office/Condo Complex read more

Photo Of The Day: Looking West Toward Lanterra Developments' ICE Condos

Ice Condominums at York Centre By Lanterra Developments and Cadillac Fairview
January 19, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day spotlight's two projects being built by Lanterra Developments in partnership with Cadillac Fairview. The photo by Urban Toronto Forum member pmurdoch was taken from the ... read more

A New Light Show Comes To The Toronto Eaton Centre Courtesy Of United Visual Artists

$120 million renovation of Toronto's Eaton Centre by Cadillac Fairview
April 1, 2011 9:43 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The Toronto Eaton Centre is currently undergoing a major $120 million dollar renovation. The landmark shopping mall is getting new railings, new floors, new food courts and a new light show. In ... read more

Toronto Top Ten (by height) 1929-2014

Toronto skyline from 1968
December 1, 2010 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
This might be of interest to some readers. I have compiled as best I can the Toronto top ten lists from 1929 to 2014. It is very possible that I have missed some candidates, or got the completion ... read more

Cadillac Fairview And Lanterra Developments' Ïce Condos Set To Start Rising Soon

Ice condos in Toronto by cadillac fairview, Lanterra and architectsAlliance
October 18, 2010 4:14 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The corner of York and Bremner continues its amazing transformation from parking lots to a massive extension of the core southward. The newest addition to the area is the ... read more

Topping Off August 2010: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

Trump Tower in Toronto by Talon International and Zeidler Partnership Architects
September 1, 2010 4:58 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction progress on the Trump Tower, image by androiduk 10. M1+M2+Metropolis+Parkside@Metro Place (Allen&Sheppard, Liberty, 14+2x16+17s, Kirkor) read more

Photo Of The Day: Cadillac Fairview and Lanterra's Maple Leaf Square As Seen From Infinity Condos

Maple Leaf Square as seen from Infinity Condo. Photo by Sam Javanrouh.
August 25, 2010 12:13 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The newly completed Maple Leaf Square as seen from the 35th floor of Conservatory Group's Infinity Condo. The multi-use project, consisting of hotel, retail and office, is topped by two ... read more

Looking North From The Top Of The Harbourfront Parking Garage

The view of Maple Leaf Square in 2006
August 20, 2010 2:09 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
A spin on our Then & Now thread where we take archival photos and replicate the same shot today. Rather than going back one hundred years we decided to go back just four years. ... read more

Quick Pic: Maple Leaf Square Complex Adding Some Interesting New Lighting

Maple Leaf Square by Cadillac Fairview and Lanterra with KPMB and Page + Steele.
August 19, 2010 3:30 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction on Maple Leaf Square is quickly coming to completion. Final touches are being added including new lighting. Forum member androiduk reports: Approximately 8000 lights are ... read more

Maple Leaf Square Complex Adding Some Interesting New Lighting

Lighting system being assembled at Maple Leaf Square. Photo by androiduk.
August 19, 2010 11:54 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Construction on Maple Leaf Square is quickly coming to completion. Final touches are being added including new lighting. Forum member androiduk reports: "Approximately 8000 lights are ... read more

Quick Pic: The Ritz-Carlton At Night From The Maple Leaf Square Condo

Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Condo in toronto by Graywood  and Page + Steele Architect
July 30, 2010 5:06 pm | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new Ritz-Carlton Hotel and Condo as seen from the new Maple Leaf Square Condos. The 53 storey Ritz-Carlton hotel is slated to open in September. It was developed by Graywood Developments and ... read more