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Sun Life Financial Relocating to One York Street

Sun Life Financial Tower Harbour Plaza Residences Downtown Toronto One York
February 25, 2014 2:00 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
In January of 2013, Menkes Developments broke ground on a huge new mixed-use development south of the Gardiner Expressway in Downtown Toronto called One York & Harbour Plaza ... read more

New Office Tower Stacking Plan Shows What's Available in Toronto

Ashlar, CBRE, RBC, Adelaide, Globe & Mail, Deloitte, QRC, EY Tower, MaRS, One
February 6, 2014 5:25 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Ashlar Urban Realty, a local commercial real estate firm, has compiled an interesting stacking plan that focuses on who is moving into Toronto’s 10 newest office buildings, and what space remains ... read more

It's Cold Out There, But Someone Has To Build Toronto

A beam is lowered within reach of ironworkers at RBC WaterPark Place III Toronto
January 2, 2014 5:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
With many people on vacation over the period between Christmas and New Years, there was a diminished work force on the job this past Monday. Retail workers were kept busy by the throngs at the ... read more

Vacancy Rate Rises in Toronto's Office Commercial Market

Toronto's Financial Core viewed from Ïce Condos, image by Craig White
November 6, 2013 12:50 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
CBRE real estate services firm has released their Office MarketView report on the health of Toronto’s commercial real estate market. It has found that despite strong tenant demand in many places ... read more

RBC WaterPark Place III Rising South of Union Station

RBC Waterpark Place III construction,Toronto
April 10, 2013 12:45 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
The area south of Union Station is seeing one the largest waves of development ever in Toronto's history. As proximity to transit, vibrant cultural amenities, and a highly educated and skilled ... read more

Ripley's Aquarium Taking Shape

Ripley's Aquarium and Ice Condos
January 16, 2013 3:34 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Do you think your aprtment building or condo tower is crowded with too many residents? Well try sharing your living space with 13,500 other inhabitants; that is what the aquatic creatures at the ... read more

Topping Off November 2012: What's Hot On UrbanToronto

Globe and Mail, Toronto Condos, Globe and Mail, KPMB Architects
December 3, 2012 6:30 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
November has been another busy month for us here at UrbanToronto. The most visited story of the month was the cancellation of the Globe and Mail's new head office at Front and Spadina, prompting a ... read more

Construction Update: RBC WaterPark Place III

RBC Waterpark Place III construction
November 9, 2012 3:40 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
With this week's release of the Q3 commercial vacancy report showing a drop to 5.1%, it's a good time to check in on one of downtown's newest office developments RBC WaterPark Place III. The ... read more

CBRE Reports Drop in Downtown Office Vacancy Rates for Q3 2012

Telus House at 25 York, Toronto Condos, Menkes, &Co Architects, Adamson
November 7, 2012 4:34 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
The latest Toronto Office Market Report by CBRE shows commercial vacancy rates in downtown Toronto decreased by nearly half a percent in the third quarter of 2012, dropping to 5.1% from 5.5% ... read more

Skyjacked Brings Construction Photography to New Heights

L Tower Condos Toronto by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Realty
October 12, 2012 1:18 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
While the recent aerial performance by Aeriosa at the ceremonial topping off of L-Tower impressed UT Forum members, what everyone's really talking about are the breathtaking images taken by ... read more

Final Report on 90 Harbour / One York Brings Increased Neighbourhood Benefits

One York Street in Toronto by Menkes with &Co Architects
September 28, 2012 2:46 pm | by Alex Corey | Comments
An updated Official Plan Amendment and Zoning Amendment Application for 90 Harbour Street / One York has been released that provides an in-depth report on the large-scale development. Put ... read more

Construction Update on RBC WaterPark Place III

RBC WaterPark Place III in Toronto by Oxford Properties with WZMH Architects
September 17, 2012 12:41 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Work on the building's foundation is progressing well at the much-anticipated RBC WaterPark Place III development just south of the Gardiner Expressway. It looks as though three cranes have now ... read more

Topping Off August 2012: What's Hot On UrbanToronto

Bay Street south of Front looking north, 1929 Toronto
September 4, 2012 4:49 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In the real estate and development industry, August tends to pass by at a crawl. Construction slows down amidst the city's scorching temperatures, and those lucky enough head off to a lakeside ... read more

Topping Off July 2012: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

L Tower in Toronto by Cityzen, Castlepoint, Fernbrook and Libeskind
August 3, 2012 11:26 am | by Anonymous | Comments
As summer temperatures fell on Toronto in full force this past July the city came to a crawl; everyone began walking a little bit slower on the streets, reflected in the slowdown we see annually ... read more

Topping Off June 2012: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

E Condos is by Bazis Inc., Metropia, Riocan and architect Roy Varacalli.
July 19, 2012 10:45 am | by Anonymous | Comments
At UrbanToronto, things have been moving so fast we can barely keep up. June was a big month for development news in Toronto; the 83-storey tower proposed for 50 Bloor West, if it passes, could ... read more

Toronto's "Other" Development: Commercial Projects Under Construction

Bay Adelaide Centre in Toronto by Brookfield Properties and KPMB Architects
June 20, 2012 4:23 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
While it may be difficult to see through all the marketing campaigns, news articles and construction sites devoted to our booming condominium market, Toronto has quite an active commercial ... read more

Oxford Properties Announces RBC WaterPark Place Will Seek LEED Platinum Status

RBC Waterpark Place III in Toronto by Oxford Properties and WZMH Architects
June 12, 2012 4:56 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
A growing trend and point of competition within the development industry in Toronto is one that we're happy to see more of; in the wake of other similar announcements, Oxford Properties has ... read more

dataBase Project of the Day: RBC Waterpark Place III

RBC Waterpark Place III in Toronto by Oxford Properties and WZMH Architects
June 1, 2012 12:59 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Our booming business district is bursting at the seams, evidenced by the intense media coverage of the Southcore Financial Centre as well as the many solo projects — such as QRC West — that ... 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

Construction Photo Update for RBC WaterPark Place III

RBC Waterpark Place III in Toronto by Oxford Properties and WZMH Architects
February 8, 2012 2:43 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
RBC WaterPark Place III is gearing up to break ground, and Forum member Zeiss snapped a few cool aerial shots of the site before full-scale excavation begins. Work seems to have started in ... read more