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Studio and Studio2 on Richmond Brings Culture and Condos Together

Studio and Studio2 on Richmond Quadrangle Architects Aspen Ridge Homes Toronto
February 20, 2013 3:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With Mirvish+Gehry and OCAD University’s recent announcement of the 25,000 square-foot Princess of Wales Centre for Visual Arts, we turn our attention to another condominium development in the ... read more

Great Gulf's Yonge + Rich Condos Coming to Downtown Toronto

Yonge + Rich, Toronto, architectsAlliance, Burdifilek, DHTA
February 19, 2013 3:20 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
A new high-rise to grace the Toronto skyline is on the way, a luxury living condo development, this one a 50-storey tower at 25 Richmond Street East. Yonge + Rich, a wordplay on its location ... read more

Residential Infill Developments Proposed Across North York

2800 Keele Street, suburban development in Toronto
February 15, 2013 4:35 pm | by Jonah Letovsky | Comments
UrbanToronto often focuses mainly on hectic pace of development within the city's downtown, but that doesn't mean that Toronto's building boom hasn't also benefitted the inner and outer ... read more

Details Emerge for OCAD U at Mirvish+Gehry Project

Mirvish+Gehry OCAD University Princess of Wales Centre for Visual Arts
February 14, 2013 8:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
This morning, OCAD University President and Vice-Chancellor Dr. Sara Diamond was joined by David Mirvish along with Craig Webb of Gehry Partners LLP, to unveil more detailed plans for the ... read more

The Crane Goes Up for CHAZ Yorkville Condos

Chaz Yorkville Condos Page+Steele/IBI Group Edenshaw Homes 45 Charles Ltd
February 14, 2013 6:15 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Just south of the bustling Yonge and Bloor intersection, Charles Street East has seen nearly constant construction activity for close to a decade now. Over the past few years this rapidly ... read more

Hullmark Centre: Transforming North York's Skyline

Hullmark Centre, Toronto Condos, Tridel, Hullmark, Kirkor Architects
February 13, 2013 1:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Construction continues to progress on the highly anticipated Hullmark Centre by Tridel and Hullmark. Located at the corner of Yonge and Sheppard, this development by Kirkor Architects is ... read more

Contemplating Waterlink at Pier 27's Skybridges

Looking to the northeast at Waterlink condos Toronto by Cityzen and Fernbrook
February 12, 2013 5:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Last week we caught up with recent progress on the skybridges at Waterlink at Pier 27, the Cityzen and Fernbrook Homes project on Toronto Harbour at the base of Yonge Street. The three-storey ... read more

Ïce Condos Brings Scandinavian Inspired Design to Downtown

Ice Condos Lanterra Developments Cadillac Fairview architectsAlliance Toronto
February 12, 2013 4:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With several projects under construction, and even more proposals in the works, development in Downtown’s burgeoning Southcore district has heated to a boiling point. Just south of the corner of ... read more

Pinnacle on Adelaide Taking Shape in the Entertainment District

Pinnacle on Adelaide, Hariri Pontarini Architects, Toronto
February 11, 2013 5:35 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The future of another block in Toronto's Entertainment District is becoming easier to imagine as Pinnacle on Adelaide, a 43-storey condominium designed by Hariri Pontarini Architects for ... read more

Concord Adex Launches Opus in North York at Concord Park Place

Driveway, Lobby, Tower, and garden at Opus condos, Concord Park Place, Toronto
February 8, 2013 8:30 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Following on the success of Discovery and Tango at Concord Park Place—a 45 acre (18 hectare) master-planned community near Sheppard and Leslie in North York— prolific developer Concord Adex is ... read more

Forest Hill Phase 3 Coming to St Clair and Bathurst

February 8, 2013 2:40 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As Toronto's core continues to absorb more and more residents and businesses, so too are the surrounding neighbourhoods intensifying. Located close to St. Clair West station at 1486 Bathurst one ... read more

'Alaska' may be Coming to Yonge in an Alsop-Quadrangle Design

Will Alsop and Quadrangle Architects-designed North Toronto condo "Alaska"Ala
February 5, 2013 4:00 pm | by Sam Larson | Comments
Plans for a Will Alsop and Quadrangle Architects-designed condo surfaced on Sunday in the Toronto Star, and despite a low-res rendering, the avant garde project was able to cause quite a ... read more

Topping Off January 2013: What's Hot on UrbanToronto

1 Yonge Street, Hariri Pontarini Architects
February 5, 2013 2:30 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The peak winter season hasn't slowed the momentum of information sharing here at UrbanToronto. The Forum went crazy at the very end of the month when the new Oxford Place renderings came out, but ... read more

Urbanation Releases Q4-2012 Results: Another Booming Year for Toronto

Toronto viewed from Centre Island
February 4, 2013 5:40 pm | by Anthony Galloro | Comments
In the face of ongoing debates over a saturated condo market, Urbanation has released a solid list of statistics reporting on Toronto's continuing construction boom and sales ... read more

Suite Spot: Massey Tower, Suite 10

The Hall as living space, in Unit 640 at the Massey Tower, image courtesy of MOD
February 1, 2013 6:30 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Today we roll out Suite Spot, a new occasional feature on UrbanToronto where we do our best to give the curious urban observer and the prospective buyer an idea of what you can expect out of ... read more

Rockport to Preserve Historic Postal Station K in Part

Front door and Royal Insignia of Edward VIII at Postal Station K, Toronto
January 28, 2013 5:50 pm | by Sam Larson | Comments
Postal Station K sits at 2384 Yonge Street a couple of blocks north of Eglinton Avenue. The stunning, simple building (in need of window restoration), is a great example of stripped ... read more

990 Bay Gives Way to 1Thousand

1Thousand Bay condos Toronto by Cresford Developments
January 24, 2013 6:20 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Bay street north of City Hall has seen quite an amazing shift in its image as well as its uses in the last few years, with new projects in the neighbourhood like Motion, Burano, and The Sick Kids ... read more

Cityzen, Fernbrook and Castlepoint's Backstage in Business

A view of the Backstage luffing crane being assembled from above, by SkyJacked
January 23, 2013 6:10 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The pace is picking up at the Backstage construction site in Downtown Toronto. Installation of the high lift construction crane was completed on Monday after its foundation pad was poured on the ... read more

Concert Properties' The Berczy Progressing Brick by Brick

January 22, 2013 9:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
In the midst of a building boom where giants of glass and steel are popping up chockablock, we often don't see the building material that built our great city. Like the flatiron shaped Gooderham ... read more

Photo of the Day: Ivory on Adelaide

Ivory on Adelaide, Hariri Pontarini Architects
January 22, 2013 1:00 am | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Despite frigid weather this week, construction continues full steam ahead at Plazacorp's Ivory on Adelaide, a condominium community going up in Old Town Toronto. Just like dozens of ... read more