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One Park Place Takes Centre Stage in Revitalized Regent Park

One Park Palce, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini
November 26, 2015 2:05 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
"Around 2008, when we first started working on Regent Park, we were selling the revitalized neighbourhood of that future," Daniels' Dominic Tompa tells us, describing the neighbourhood's dramatic ... read more

New Retail Opens as One Park Place Rejuvenates Regent Park

One Park Place, Toronto, by The Daniels Corporation, Hariri Pontarini Architects
October 26, 2015 12:36 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
With a growing community of residents now calling One Park Place home, the Hariri Pontarini-designed development has brought a wealth of new homes to Toronto's revitalizing Regent Park ... read more

Opening to a Crowd, There's Now a Real Park in Regent Park

Kids at the playground at the Opening of Regent Park, Toronto
June 30, 2014 2:50 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The name Regent Park has conjured up a couple of different images in Toronto over the years. For years the connotations of the name were negative, usually with the social housing ... read more

Regent Park's Namesake Centrepiece to Open Saturday, June 21

The playground is ready, Regent Park, Toronto, image by Jack Landau
June 17, 2014 6:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It has been a long time coming, but Regent Park the reborn neighbourhood is finally to have Regent Park the actual park as its centrepiece as of this coming weekend. There's a celebration to mark ... read more

Continued Progress on Regent Park's Central Park

Regent Park Central Park, The Planning Partnership, Toronto
April 22, 2014 1:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto Community Housing Corporation and The Daniels Corporation's massive, multi-phased redevelopment of Regent Park has been making steady progress. The neighbourhood's most obvious ... read more

Daily Headlines: News From The Internet For February 21, 2014

February 21, 2014 11:05 am | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Regent Park welcomes new homes; Augimeri takes on the TTC Chair; Doug Ford won't run in the next provincial elections; E-bikes allowed in bikes lanes; and more news. Regent Park residents feel ... read more

East and West of Downtown: Growth to Watch For in 2014

Beyond Downtown: Growth to Watch For in 2014 UrbanToronto
January 20, 2014 7:35 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over several articles now we have taken you around Toronto, highlighting areas set to see major growth in 2014. read more

Regent Park's Central Park Development Progresses

Regent park central park, regent park, daniel's corp, TCHC, Toronto, Ontario
December 16, 2013 5:40 pm | by Matthew Lavoie | Comments
Redevelopment of the Regent Park area marches on with its Central Park, designed by The Planning Partnership, moving ever closer to completion. The park is the common node that connects and ... read more

Neighbourhood Node: The New and Old Regent Park

Regent Park, Toronto, development, Dickinson
June 3, 2013 4:00 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
It’s a rare occasion when urban enthusiasts get to watch a huge portion of their own city get razed and remade, but this is what's happening in Toronto currently. Reintroducing, Regent Park. read more

Five Cool Places to Visit this weekend at Doors Open Toronto

Waterfront Toronto Queens Quay Rendering Downtown
May 23, 2013 5:55 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Doors Open Toronto, the highly anticipated yearly urban-explorathon, is happening this Saturday and Sunday. For thirteen years Doors Open has offered you and me an oppurtunity to peak behind ... read more

Ontario Association of Architects Honours Best New Buildings and Jack Diamond

House on the Bluffs, image courtesy of Taylor Smyth Architects
May 15, 2013 5:50 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
In March the Ontario Association of Architects announced the winners of their annual awards celebrating excellence in design. The winners were chosen by a panel of experts from the design ... read more

Neighbourhood Node: (Re)Introducing Corktown

Row houses, Bright Street, Corktown
April 5, 2013 12:30 pm | by Jason Allen | Comments
As Toronto undergoes its largest-ever revitalization, some of its forgotten neighbourhoods re-emerge from the past. One area that is definitely seeing its share of development currently is ... read more

Green Light for Lawrence Heights Revitalization

Lawrence Heights Revitalization, Priority Neighbourhood, City of Toronto, TCHC
November 7, 2012 2:34 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
After years of collaboration with Lawrence Heights residents, community groups, the City of Toronto and Toronto Community Housing, the Lawrence Heights revitalization project cleared its first ... read more

Topping Off September 2012: What's Hot On UrbanToronto

L Tower Condos Toronto by Cityzen, Fernbrook Homes and Castlepoint Realty
October 11, 2012 12:20 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
September was definitely an interesting month here on UrbanToronto. With the conclusion of summer the City's planning department was back in full-swing, holding public consultation meetings and ... read more

Regent Park Arts & Cultural Centre Renamed as Daniels Spectrum

Daniels Spectrum, Toronto Condos, Daniels Corporation, Diamond Schmitt Architect
September 20, 2012 3:20 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
In an announcement made today by Artscape's Campaign Co-Chairs Robert J. Foster & Judy Matthews along with the organization's President & CEO Tim Jones, the Regent Park Arts ... 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

Hockey Canada Foundation & MLSE Join Together to Support Regent Park Community

Hockey Canada and MLSE to pay to refurbish the outdoor rink at Regent Park
June 27, 2012 1:30 pm | by Evan Manning | Comments
Part of the ongoing process to unknot the planning errors that kept Regent Park impoverished, the private-public partnership between the Toronto Community Housing Corporation and The Daniels ... read more