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Details Emerging for Sky-Scraping Expo City 5 in Vaughan

Expo City 5, Cortel Group, Quadrangle, Vaughan
January 9, 2018 4:52 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
It's full steam ahead up in Vaughan. In the last several months, the developing suburb has seen the lightning fast sale of multiple condo towers in the Transit City and Icona developments, ... read more

Mid-Rise Office Building Proposed Near Lansdowne Subway

57 Wade Avenue designed by Bogdan Newman Caranci Architects
January 9, 2018 3:36 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
A rezoning submission has been received by the City of Toronto for 57 Wade Avenue. Located in a transitioning industrial area between the Junction Triangle and Wallace Emerson neighbourhoods, the ... read more

Two Condo Developments Planned Near Yonge and Lawrence

41 Chatsworth, Times Group, Michael Spaziani Architect, Toronto
January 9, 2018 11:25 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
A couple blocks south of Lawrence subway station in North Toronto, a pair of proposals are seeking zoning amendments which would allow new density along Chatsworth Drive, one on the southwest ... read more

Retail Redevelopment Proposed for 101 Yorkville Avenue

The Mews 101 Yorkville Avenue retail space designed by Neuf Architects, Toronto
January 8, 2018 5:20 pm | by Nathan Petryshyn | Comments
The City of Toronto has received a proposal for the redevelopment of 101 Yorkville Avenue. The site currently contains a 1978 3.5 storey modernist commercial building, well known for its large ... read more

KingSett Proposes 30-Storey Towers at St Clair and Bathurst

1467 Bathurst, Toronto, designed by Quadrangle for KingSett Capital
January 8, 2018 1:25 pm | by Craig White | Comments
KingSett Capital has submitted a rezoning application to the City of Toronto for the property at the northeast corner of Bathurst Street and St Clair Avenue West on the edge of the Forest ... read more

Rentals and Retirement Community Proposed in Danforth Village

Looking north west at Danforth Avenue. Rendering by Sweeny&Co Architects
January 8, 2018 11:50 am | by Josie Harrison | Comments
Last month, Urban Strategies Inc.—on behalf of Tawse Realco Inc.—submitted a zoning by-law amendment to the City of Toronto for a 10 storey retirement community and 4 storey apartment building ... read more

Marlin Spring Proposes Towers at Lake Shore and Windermere

2002 Lake Shore, by Graziani + Corazza Architects for Marlin Spring Developments
January 5, 2018 4:58 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Marlin Spring Developments has proposed a residential and retail development on Lake Shore Boulevard West across from Toronto's Humber Bay Parks and Waterfront Trail. A narrow, irregularly shaped ... read more

New Buildings Adding to Subway-Connected York University

The Quad Student Residence, York University, ARK Design, Toronto
January 5, 2018 3:30 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Now served by a couple of subway stations, York University is far better connected to the surrounding city. The busiest of the Line 1 extension's six new stops, York University ... read more

Demolition Nearly Complete at Mr. Christie's Etobicoke Factory

Kraft Bakery, Mr. Christie's, Toronto, Etobicoke, First Capital Realty
January 5, 2018 11:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
From 1948 to 2012, the smell of fresh cookies was a regularity in Etobicoke’s Park Lawn and Lake Shore area. The source of the aroma—Kraft’s Mr. Christie’s bakery—was shuttered five years ago when ... read more