throwback thursday

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

Throwback Thursday: Avenue and Bloor

Throwback Thursday, Bloor Street, Avenue Road, Exhibit, Park Hyatt, Toronto
September 13, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes a look at three years of change at Toronto's Avenue and Bloor intersection. Back in August 2015, during that year's Open Streets TO celebration, a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Selby Street

Throwback Thursday, The Selby, Toronto
September 6, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Toronto's Selby Street, just south of Sherbourne Station, looking back just over three years to highlight the 'birth' of a significant residential ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bloor and Church

Throwback Thursday, Casa III, III Condos, One Bloor East, Toronto
August 30, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back just over three years, for a southwest-facing view across Toronto's Bloor and Church intersection. Back in June of 2015, forming was well ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Honest Ed's One Year Later

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Honest Ed's, Mirvish Village, Westbank
August 23, 2018 9:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns back the clocks exactly one year, showing a before and after of Toronto's iconic Honest Ed's at Bathurst and Bloor. On August 20, 2017, during an Open Streets ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Rebuilding the Loblaw Warehouse

Throwback Thursday, Loblaw's, Lake Shore, West Block, Toronto
August 16, 2018 9:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back just over two years to the intersection of Bathurst and Lake Shore in Toronto. Back in January, 2016, crews were in the process of carefully ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Backstage On The Esplanade

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Backstage On The Esplanade condos
August 9, 2018 9:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back over seven years for a comparison of the intersection of Yonge and The Esplanade in Downtown Toronto. Back in April 2011, hoarding was in place and a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Church and Carlton

Throwback Thursday, Church and Carlton, Toronto
August 2, 2018 9:15 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday considers northeast-facing views overlooking Toronto's Church and Carlton intersection. Captured just a year and a half apart, the two images reveal plenty of ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Bremner Boulevard

Throwback Thursday, Bremner Boulevard, South Core, Toronto
July 26, 2018 9:05 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
In a few short years, the area of Toronto south of Union Station has witnessed substantial growth. Now known as the South Core in recognition of the area's southward extension of the Financial ... read more