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Cladding Nears Completion at Topped Out Smart House

Smart House condos, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance, Toronto
June 6, 2018 1:44 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Construction is moving into the late stages at Smart House, a 25-storey "micro-condo" development just west of Queen and University in Downtown Toronto. The architectsAlliance-designed building ... read more

Smart House Tops Out at 25 Storeys on Queen Street West

Smart House condos, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance, Toronto
September 21, 2017 2:55 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Another condominium tower has topped out in Downtown Toronto, with Urban Capital and Malibu Investments' Smart House now reaching its full 25-storey height above Queen ... read more

Smart House Blushing a bit Red as it nears its Final Height

Smart House, Urban Capital, Malibu Investments, architectsAlliance, Toronto
July 28, 2017 11:35 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It has been roughly four months since we last covered the construction of Urban Capital and Malibu Investments' Smart House, a 25-storey architectsAlliance-designed ... read more

Angular Form Emerging at Urban Capital's Smart House

Smart House, Urban Capital, Malibu, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 31, 2017 3:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A new eastern bookend to Toronto's popular Queen West shopping district is now rising above its neighbours on the south side of the street, just west of Osgoode Station. Construction of Urban ... read more

Urban Capital's Smart House Growing From the Ground Up

Smart House site on September 15, 2016, Toronto, P1 columns reach grade
November 23, 2016 2:45 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It has long felt like Toronto's Queen West retail strip is somewhat disconnected from the city around it. That's not strictly true, but years ago the stretch of Queen between John and Spadina ... 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 6:35 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

Smart House: Ultra Efficient Micro-Condos at Queen and Simcoe

October 10, 2013 5:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Like it or not, the future of big cities will involve smaller living spaces. As land to build downtown becomes increasingly hard to find, the cost of it will just continue to rise. Mix that with a ... read more