Another month of Toronto city-building, transportation, and real estate talk is now behind us, so we are rounding up the hottest stories, project Database files, and Forum discussions from September 2019. 

Our Top Ten News Stories

1. Cadillac Fairview Purchases East Harbour Development from First Gulf

Aerial view facing east over East Harbour, image courtesy CNW Group/Cadillac Fairview Corporation Limited

Our top story of the month covered Cadillac Fairview's purchase of the massive East Harbour development site, while second place went to a story covering the Union Park proposal's recent appearance before Toronto's Design Review Panel.

2. Union Park Underwhelms at First Appearance before Design Review Panel

3. New Bridge Hoisted Between CIBC SQUARE and Scotiabank Arena

4. The One: Underground Levels Rising for Canada's Tallest Building

5. Construction Madness at The Well

6. Ingenious But Too Wide?: DRP Weighs in on BIG's Union Centre Tower 

7. Updated Plans Submitted for Sugar Wharf Condos Phase 2 

8. Downtown Toronto Getting New Yonge Street-Themed "Park 357"

9. Galleria 01: First Phase of Galleria on the Park Revealed

10. Detailed Model of Canada Finds Permanent Home at Yonge and Dundas

Our Top Ten Database Files

1. Galleria On The Park 

Galleria On The Park, image courtesy of ELAD Canada

Our most popular project Database file of the month was for ELAD's Galleria On The Park development, bumping The Well and CIBC SQUARE down from the #1 and #2 spots after months at the top, now sitting at #2 and #3. 

2. The Well


4. The One

5. 160 Front West

6. YSL Residences 

7. Pinnacle One Yonge 

8. Sugar Wharf Condos, Phase 1  

9. Mirvish Village 

10. East Harbour

Our Top Ten Threads

1. The One

Aerial view of The One, image by Forum contributor Benito

Set to be the first of many buildings to overtake the height of First Canadian Place—currently Canada's tallest building—construction at the site of The One is heating up as underground levels race back to grade level at the southwest corner of Yonge and Bloor. In second place, CIBC SQUARE remains one of our hottest threads as the office complex's south tower rises into the skyline.


3. The Well

4. YSL Residences

5. TeaHouse 501 Yonge Condos

6. 160 Front West

7. Union Centre

8. Daniels Waterfront

9. Commerce Court 3

10. Mirvish + Gehry Toronto

We will be back at the beginning of November for a recap of October's top news stories, Database files and Forum threads!

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