throwback thursday

Throwback Thursday: 875 Queen East

875 Queen East, Harhay Developments, OFFICEArchitecture, Toronto
February 14, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday captures the before and after of a mid-rise condominium development on Queen Street East at Logan Avenue in Toronto's Leslieville neighbourhood. Back in December ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Islington Terrace

February 7, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week’s Throwback Thursday takes us to Etobicoke’s Bloor and Islington area, where a new three-tower condominium project from Tridel is under construction. Just under one year ago, a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Towers on Gerrard Street

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Gerrard Street West
January 31, 2019 10:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back over five years for an east-facing view of Toronto's Gerrard Street West from University Avenue. Back in August 2013, Canderel Residential's Aura ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Pier 27

Throwback Thursday, Pier 27, Queens Quay, Toronto
January 24, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
We head to Toronto's waterfront in this week's Throwback Thursday, showing close to three years of change at the Pier 27 condominium community at Yonge and Queens Quay. Back in May 2016, ... read more

Throwback Thursday: CIBC Square

Throwback Thursday, CIBC Square, Toronto
January 17, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back over a year and a half for a view of the future location of a major Downtown Toronto office tower. Back in May of 2017, a large surface parking lot at ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Richmond and Peter

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Picasso, Tableau, 330 Richmond
January 10, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Toronto's Entertainment District, comparing eastward views from Richmond and Peter, nearly five years apart. read more

Throwback Thursday: East Bayfront

Throwback Thursday, East Bayfront, Toronto
January 3, 2019 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday brings us back almost six years for a comparison between Toronto's East Bayfront in 2013 and at the end of 2018. In early 2013, Corus Quay and George Brown College's ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge and Kingsdale

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Beacon, Ellie, Duca, North York
December 20, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday—and the final TBT of 2018—presents a view of change on Yonge Street in North York City Centre. Back in February 2006, the view north on Yonge Street from ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Eau du Soleil Condos

Throwback Thursday, Eau du Soleil Condos, Toronto
December 13, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back just 15 months for a view of the Eau du Soleil condo development in Toronto's Humber Bay Shores community. Back in August of 2017, podium levels were ... read more

Throwback Thursday: University Heights Medical Centre

Throwback Thursday, University Heights Professional and Medical Centre, Toronto
December 6, 2018 10:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday looks back over a year and a half at the start of construction for an office condominium development just a block from Finch West Station in northwest Toronto. Back ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Art Shoppe

Throwback Thursday, Art Shoppe Condos, Freed, architectsAlliance, Toronto
November 29, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back over 7 years for a view of a former retail building just south of Eglinton Station in Midtown Toronto. Back in May 2011, it had just been revealed that ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge Street in North York

Throwback Thursday, Yonge Street, North York, Toronto
November 22, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the heart of North York, showing the Toronto suburb's vertical growth over the last dozen years. Turning back the clocks to February 2006, a south-facing ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bathurst College Centre

Bathurst College Centre, RioCan REIT, Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
November 15, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week’s Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back two years for a view of change on Bathurst Street, between Dundas and College streets in Downtown Toronto. Back in November 2016, excavation ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Hill and Dale Residences

Throwback Thursday, Hill and Dale Residences,  Toronto
November 8, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
An interesting mid-rise intensification project on Yonge Street in Central Toronto is the subject of this week's Throwback Thursday. Back in July of 2016, a three-storey brick-clad commercial ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Gibson Square

Throwback Thursday, Gibson Square, Menkes, Toronto
October 25, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back to April 2013, when Menkes Developments' Gibson Square was on the rise in North York City Centre. The mixed-use project consists a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge North of College

Throwback Thursday, YC Condos, Halo Residences, Yonge, Toronto
October 18, 2018 9:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday presents a south-facing view of Yonge Street in Downtown Toronto, showing just over one year of change. An August 2017 view is centred on the construction of ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Charles Street's High-Rise Transformation

Looking east along Charles Street from Yonge in August, 2015, Toronto
October 11, 2018 9:20 am | by Craig White | Comments
This week, we compare two views east along Charles Street from Yonge, taken—like last week's images—during Open Streets events three years and one month apart. In August 2015, with the barrier for ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Skyscrapers Growing on Yonge

Looking north on Yonge Street from Grosvenor on August 16, 2015, Toronto
October 4, 2018 9:12 am | by Craig White | Comments
This week, Throwback Thursday compares shots north on Yonge Street from Grosvenor, three years and one month apart during Open Streets Toronto events, the first on August 16, 2015. Prominent on ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Sixty Colborne

Throwback Thursday, Sixty Colborne, Freed, architectsAlliance, Toronto
September 27, 2018 9:10 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back almost 4 years for a southwest-facing view from King and Church streets in Downtown Toronto. In October 2014, a temporary presentation centre at the ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bay and Lake Shore

Throwback Thursday, Bay, Lake Shore, Backstage, L Tower, CIBC Square, Toronto
September 20, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday looks back just over 3 years, comparing a 2015 view east from just north of Bay and Lake Shore intersection with the same one revisited in 2018. Back in August 2015, ... read more