Time to round up another month of city-building, transportation, and real estate talk in Toronto, with a look at our hottest news stories, dataBase files, and Forum threads from the month of November.

Our Top Ten News Stories
 

1. More Details Emerge on Massive 81-141 Bay Street Development

The revelation of new details for Hines and Ivanhoé-Cambridge's Bay Park Centre development at 81-141 Bay Street was our most popular article from November, followed closely by newly surfaced plans for a Foster+Partners-designed high-rise in Yorkville.

Rendering looking north of 81-141 Bay, image courtesy of Ivanhoé-Cambridge

2. Plan Submitted for 43-Storey Foster Design at Bay and Scollard

3. Updating Westbank's Redevelopment Plans for Mirvish Village

4. 58-Storey Rental Tower Proposed in St. James Town

5. Under Gardiner: $25 Million Gift to Unlock Space for the Public

6. Construction Progresses on Six New GTA Subway Stations

7. Toronto's Canary District Lining Up Retailers in Advance of Influx

8. At the Top of Aura: Inside Canada's Highest Penthouses

9. Grille Removal Underway at Amexon's Residences of 488 University

10. New Videos Offer a Close Look at Crosstown LRT Line, Stations

Our Top Ten dataBase Files

1. One Bloor East

The dataBase file for One Bloor East has maintained its position as UrbanToronto's most popular since the start of September, and is once again number one on UT. In second place, the file for Ryerson University's Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex saw a surge in activity after the recent announcement of the planned building's new name.

Rendering of One Bloor East, image courtesy of Great Gulf Homes

2. Ryerson University: Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex

3. Ten York Street Condos

4. The One

5. Allen Road-Eglinton West Crosstown Station

6. 1 - 7 Yonge (Toronto Star Lands)

7. Five St. Joseph

8. Pan Am Village in the West Don Lands

9. The Residences of 488 University Avenue

10. Sun Life Financial Tower & Harbour Plaza Residences

Our Top Ten Forum Threads 

1. One Bloor East

With the 76-storey tower now in the process of topping off at the corner of Yonge and Bloor, the Forum thread for One Bloor East was quite active throughout the month of November. In second place, the thread for 88 Scott Street also saw increased activity, as the tower floors are now rising above the building's podium levels.

One Bloor East, image by UrbanToronto Forum contributor G.L.17

2. 88 Scott Street

3. Sun Life Financial Tower and Harbour Plaza Residences

4. The One

5. L Tower

6. Eaton Centre

7. INDX Condos

8. Ïce Condominiums

9. Globe and Mail Centre

10. EY Tower

We will return next month for a recap of December's top news stories, dataBase files and Forum threads! 

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