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Mid-Rise Rental Proposed at Victoria Park and O'Connor

Lotus Park, Marydel Homes, SRN Architects, 1460 Victoria Park, Toronto
January 15, 2018 11:52 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A rush of development applications were submitted to the City of Toronto in the final weeks of 2017, one of which was a plan by Marydel Homes to redevelop a long-vacant site at 1460 ... read more

Growth To Watch For 2018: Entertainment District

49 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, designed by Sweeny &Co for Portland Property Group
January 12, 2018 5:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Looking back over another year of development in Toronto is a daunting task, especially sitting here at the beginning of our annual review. Last year, our 21 treks along the city's avenues took us ... read more

The Well: Updated Drawings Reveal Further Design Refinements

The Well, RioCan, Allied, Tridel, Adamson, HPA, aA, Wallman, Toronto, BDP
January 12, 2018 4:45 pm | by Julian Mirabelli | Comments
Recently appearing on both our Top 10 of 2017 lists for most popular Database files and Forum threads, The Well is clearly one of the most highly-anticipated developments in Toronto, and ... read more

EllisDon and Renzo Piano Team Selected for New Courthouse

EllisDon, Renzo Piano, Ontario Court of Justice, Toronto
January 12, 2018 4:10 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Rumours circulated in late 2017 that the team led by contractor EllisDon and world-renowned architectural firm Renzo Piano Building Workshop (RPBW) had been selected to design the new Ontario ... read more

Condo, Retail Complex With New LCBO HQs Dubbed Sugar Wharf

100 Queens Quay at Sugar Wharf, LCBO Tower, Menkes, B+H Architects, Toronto
January 12, 2018 11:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Last month we reported on the start of construction for the new LCBO Headquarters office tower on Queens Quay East, marking the first step in redeveloping the 11.5-acre LCBO lands in ... read more

LJM’s Tower Residences at Waterview Approved by OMB

Waterview Condominiums, Tower Residences, LJM, ICON Architects, Grimsby
January 12, 2018 10:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A late 2017 OMB hearing has resolved a dispute between LJM Developments and a neighbour of their proposed Tower Residences at Waterview project in Grimsby, resulting in the approval of ... read more

'Tower-in-the-Park' Infill Proposed for 15 Martha Eaton Way

15 Martha Eaton Way designed by Turner Fleischer Architects, Toronto
January 11, 2018 5:05 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
A 'Tower-in-the-Park' infill proposal has been submitted to the City of Toronto for 15 Martha Eaton Way, a private street leading off of Trethewey Drive in the area north of Eglinton and Black ... read more

Tower Community Proposed Near Scarborough City Centre

670 Progress Avenue, Toronto, image via TACT Architects and Fieldgate Homes
January 11, 2018 12:04 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
Rezoning is being sought for 670 through 690 Progress Avenue, to the east of Consilium Place and the Scarborough Town Centre. The application, submitted to the City of Toronto in December 2017, ... read more

Residential Suites to Disguise Self Storage on Dufferin at 401

3621 Dufferin Street, Dymon Storage, TACT Architecture, Toronto
January 10, 2018 5:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Among a wave of development proposals submitted to the City of Toronto in the final days of 2017, a plan from Dymon Storage is seeking rezoning for a mixed-use mid-rise building at 3621 ... read more

Oben Flats Resubmits Scaled Up Plan for Eglinton West Rental

Oben Flats Castlefield Design District, superkul, Eglinton West, Toronto
January 10, 2018 12:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A 2012 proposal from developer Oben Flats sought to add a 7-storey, 29-unit rental development at 2280 Eglinton Avenue West steps from the future Caledonia Crosstown LRT and GO Station ... read more