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Restored Beaux Arts Facades Revealed at One King West

One King West Hotel and Residences, Toronto
August 28, 2015 4:22 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last spring, work got under way on a $5 million restoration of the Beaux-Arts style terra cotta and granite facade of the One King West Hotel & Residence at Yonge and King Streets. ... read more

Photo of the Day: Above Yonge and King

1 King West, Yonge and King, Toronto, Photo of the Day
June 23, 2014 12:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
The intersection of Yonge and King sees a lot of traffic from motorists, pedestrians and public transit riders. Most Torontonians have passed by the well known intersection at some point or ... read more

Throwback Thursday: One King West

Throwback Thursday, One King West
April 17, 2014 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Large scale residential developments are popping up all over the downtown core these days, but this wasn't always the case. Construction work on the first major high-rise condominium to ever see ... read more

One King West Announces 100th Anniversary Revitalization

One King West Hotel Residence Yonge Toronto Ontario Financial District
April 8, 2014 4:55 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Standing tall at the corner of Yonge & King is One King West Hotel & Residence, a 51-storey residential tower within the heart of Toronto's Financial District. The site served as the ... read more

One King West: Hotel Builds For More Sophisticated Event Clientele

One King West, hospitality suite, Toronto, Squarefoot Design Inc
June 19, 2013 3:10 pm | by Eddie LaRusic | Comments
A rash of new hotels in Toronto over the last couple of years has brought more competition and increasing sophistication to the accommodations and event markets here in Toronto. Anyone else in the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Peering Down King from One King West

One King West, Festival Tower, Cinema Tower, Absolute Tower, Toronto Condos,
November 19, 2012 1:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
There are some dramatic perspective lines from atop One King West. Nestled in between the city's tallest towers (and at 51 storeys, One King West is no slouch), we get an up close look at the ... read more

Photo of the Day: Peering Down from One King West

One King West Hotel & Residences, Stinson Properties, Stanford Downey Architects
June 1, 2012 12:00 am | by Anonymous | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day feature comes to us from UrbanToronto Forum member lucci who dared to hang ten atop One King West Hotel and Residences. Just the sight of lucci's foot peering out over ... read more

Amazing Penthouses Remain at One King West

Penthouse north view at One King West condos, Toronto
February 14, 2012 4:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
No other building in Toronto has views quite like One King West. Possibly the slenderest building in the world for its 577-foot height, the north and south side bullet noses of One King West are ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Festival Tower Looking East

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Festival Tower condos Looking East
January 18, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Yesterday's Photo Of The Day was a shot taken from the top of One King West looking west. A prominent feature of that photo, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, was Festival Tower ... read more

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of One King West Looking West

Photo Of The Day: The View From The Top Of Toronto's One King West Looking West
January 17, 2012 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The TD Centre and First Canadian Place perfectly frame today's Photo Of The Day. Taken by UrbanToronto Forum member tomms, it shows the view west from the top of One King West.  Image by tomms read more

The View North From One King West Hotel and Residence

The view looking north from One King West Hotel and Residence
June 21, 2011 12:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Today's Photo Of The Day shows the view looking north from One King West Hotel and Residence. Taken by UrbanToronto forum member tomms, it shows much change in the years since One King ... 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

Photo of the Day: One King Peeking Out

One King West hotel condo, Toronto, Stinson Properties
April 22, 2010 12:01 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
One King having a hard time fitting in with its neighbours. Image by Edward Skira read more

Photo Of The Day: 1 King West

1 King West condo hotel Toronto by Harry Stinson
April 12, 2010 12:07 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Former Toronto developer Harry Stinson's 1 King West actually looks pretty good in this picture. But then the problem with this building has always been the east and west facades. This shot shows ... read more