throwback thursday

Throwback Thursday: Toronto's Bayside Community

Throwback Thursday, Tridel, Hines, Bayside, Toronto
June 14, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week’s Throwback Thursday takes us five years back to 2013 for a view of Tridel and Hines’ at-the-time featureless Bayside community on Toronto’s waterfront, as construction ... read more

Throwback Thursday: City Hall Observation Deck

View north from the City Hall observation deck, 2018, image by Edward Skira
May 31, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday brings us to the observation deck at City Hall, open to the public just two days a year for the annual Doors Open Toronto celebration. Back in May 2014, views north ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 1 Yorkville

Throwback Thursday, 1 Yorkville, Bazis, Plaza, Roy Varacalli, Toronto
May 24, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto's Bloor-Yorkville neighbourhood remains one of the city's most sought-after places to live, fuelling an onslaught of condominium tower development over the last several years. The ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Garden Inn to Gardens Condo

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Hilton Garden Inn, Dundas Square Gardens
May 17, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the northeast corner of Toronto's Jarvis and Dundas intersection, showing quite the change in just two years. Back in May 2016, demolition was just ... read more

Throwback Thursday: New Downtown Density

Throwback Thursday, skyline, construction, Toronto
May 10, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back 20 months for a southeast-facing view captured from high above Toronto's Yonge and Bloor intersection. Back on a hazy morning in September ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Beacon Condos

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Beacon Condos, Sorbara
May 3, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday looks back to March 2017, when Beacon Condos had just begun its ascent at 5200 Yonge Street, a block north of North York Centre subway station. At that time, ... read more

Throwback Thursday: The Livmore at Bay and Gerrard

Throwback Thursday, Toronto, Livmore, Bay, Gerrard
April 26, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns back the clocks on a high-rise rental tower at Toronto's Bay and Gerrard intersection. Back in October 2016, construction had recently risen above grade ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 87 Peter

Throwback Thursday, 87 Peter Condos, Menkes, Toronto
April 19, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A year is all it takes to highlight a big change in Toronto. For this week's Throwback Thursday, we turn the clocks back to February 2017 for a view of construction at Menkes ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Sixty Colborne

Throwback Thursday, Sixty Colborne, Freed, architectsAlliance, Toronto
April 5, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday transports us back to 2013 for a view of the Sixty Colborne presentation centre at the intersection of King and Church streets in Downtown Toronto. At that time, ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Casa II and III

Throwback Thursday, Casa III, III Condos, Cresford, architectsAlliance, Toronto
March 29, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us high above Toronto's Yonge and Bloor area for a view of two big new additions to Charles Street between Yonge and Church. Just over two years ago, in March ... read more

Throwback Thursday: One Bloor East

Throwback Thursday, One Bloor East, Toronto
March 22, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Toronto's Bloor Street West, turning back the clock to just to December 2015 for a view of progress at Great Gulf's 76-storey One Bloor East. ... read more

Throwback Thursday: 7 St. Thomas

Throwback Thursday, 7 St. Thomas, Hariri Pontarini, Toronto
March 15, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday turns the clocks back 7 years for a before and after comparison of an infill office project in Toronto's Bay and Bloor area. Back in December 2010, a block of ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Skyline from Riverdale

March 8, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the east edge of Riverdale Park for a popular postcard view of the changing Toronto skyline. Back on a snowy February day in 2014, a ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Princess and Front

Throwback Thursday, Front, Princess, Toronto, 88 Scott, L Tower
March 1, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us back just over three years, for a west-facing view of Downtown Toronto captured from the Princess Street and Front Street intersection. Back in early ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Residences of 488 University Avenue

488 University Avenue, Amexon, Core Architects, Toronto
February 22, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to University Avenue and Dundas Street in Downtown Toronto, where an 18-storey, 1968-built office building is having 37 new residential ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Eglinton Station

Throwback Thursday, Eglinton Station, Crosstown LRT
February 15, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to Midtown Toronto's Yonge and Eglinton intersection, where the site of a former bus terminal serving Eglinton subway station has been transformed with ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Yonge and College

Throwback Thursday, Yonge and College, YC, Karma, Toronto
February 8, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday takes us to the Downtown Toronto intersection of Yonge and College streets, turning back the clocks only two and a half years to reveal some big changes. Back in ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Entertainment District Skyline

Photo of the Day, Toronto skyline, Entertainment District
February 1, 2018 12:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This week's Throwback Thursday shows almost four years of change in what has become one of Toronto's densest concentrations of new high-rise development. Back in May 2014, this metamorphosis was ... read more

Throwback Thursday Throwback: King, Berkeley, and the Globe

Throwback Thursday, King and Berkeley, Globe and Mail Centre, Toronto
January 18, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
It was almost four years ago when we ran a Throwback Thursday feature covering the changes surrounding 54 Berkeley Street, a narrow four-storey heritage building at the southwest corner of King ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Adelaide and Princess Revisited

Throwback Thursday, Adelaide and Princess, Ivory, Axiom, Toronto
January 11, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Back in November 2014, we ran a Throwback Thursday feature covering Toronto's Adelaide Street at Princess, just east of Sherbourne. In the over three years since this comparison was captured, the ... read more