the selby

Construction Nearing Completion for The Selby on Sherbourne

The Selby, Toronto, designed by BKL architecture for Tricon House and OP Trust
August 22, 2018 3:58 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Part of a wave of purpose-built residential rental buildings now proposed or being built in Toronto, construction is closing in on completion The Selby by Tricon House, a ... read more

Photo of the Day: The Selby

The Selby, City of Toronto
July 18, 2018 12:00 am | by Nicholas Del Prete | Comments
Today's Photo of the Day features a view of The Selby, a new rental tower in Toronto's St James Town neighbourhood. Captured by Forum contributor MafaldaBoy, this view shows the bKL ... read more

37 Storeys Above Toronto Streets, A Deck Projects Into The Air

The Selby, Toronto, Mod Developments, Tricon Capital, bKL Architecture
August 30, 2017 1:02 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The Selby, a 50-storey tower under construction on Sherbourne near Bloor in Downtown Toronto, has a singular design: for the first 37 floors, it's without a southeast corner. Less than two weeks ... read more

The Selby Rising into Toronto's St. James Town Skyline

August 18, 2017 3:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
For decades, the skyline of Toronto's Bloor and Sherbourne area has been dominated by the mostly pallid apartment towers found in the St. James Town neighbourhood. In recent years, additions ... read more

Distinctive Red Brick Cladding Shapes The Selby on Sherbourne

The Selby, Toronto, by Mod, Tricon, bKL Architecture
July 11, 2017 5:42 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Amidst Toronto's sea of glass, steel, and back-painted spandrel, a very different high-rise aesthetic is taking shape on Sherbourne south of Bloor. At 592 Sherbourne Street, Mod Developments, OP ... read more

bKL-Designed The Selby Rising Over Sherbourne Street

The Selby, BKL Architecture, MOD Developments, Tricon Capital, Toronto
December 13, 2016 1:21 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
14 months since a ground breaking ceremony marked the official start of work at The Selby, the new rental tower on Sherbourne Street, south of Bloor, has begun to rise from behind the ... read more

Ground Breaking Marks Tricon Capital's Move into Luxury Rental

Ground breaking for The Selby luxury rentals, Toronto
October 7, 2015 3:48 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tricon Capital with partners OP Trust and MOD Developments celebrated the ground breaking on October 5 for a new 50-storey luxury rental tower at Sherbourne and Selby Streets in the heart of ... read more

The Crane Also Rises: A Tale of Three Toronto Mansions

Casey House, Bird Construction Company, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
September 8, 2015 4:11 pm | by Adrian Gamble | Comments
When Ernest Hemingway came to Toronto in 1920, having landed a job at the Toronto Star, the city and the fiery young writer did not get along. Toronto the Good, perceived from the generous corner ... read more

The Selby Bringing Luxury Rentals to Bloor and Sherbourne

The Selby, Toronto, MOD, Tricon, bkL Architects
July 30, 2015 12:20 pm | by Stefan Novakovic | Comments
Throughout most of the 20th century, a once fashionable stretch of Sherbourne south of Bloor gradually receded from prominence, as rooming houses and hourly hotels came to inhabit (if not outright ... read more

The Selby to Rise 49 Storeys Above Sherbourne and Bloor

The Selby by BKL Architecture for Cityzen, Fernbrook and Diamond Corp.
September 9, 2014 4:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Ever since renderings first appeared on a City of Toronto Planning Department webpage over a year ago, UrbanToronto readers have been eagerly anticipating the redevelopment of the ... read more