March 21, 2013 2:47 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Downtown is not the only neighbourhood whose parking lots are going out of fashion these days. The ever-growing urban node centred around Yonge and Eglinton has certainly seen its fair share of ... read more
The Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) has announced the nominations for its second annual People's Choice Award. Here's your chance to weigh in on which project you think ... read more
Then. 36 Mutual Street. Appliance warehouse, meter repair shop and garage, circa 1923. Picture sourced by wwwebster.
Now. September 2012. This city block has been a parking lot for going on 40 ... read more
March 21, 2013 9:44 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
Ford pushes for cut on land transfer tax; More green space coming to Yonge and Wellesley; Wynne changes odds of a casino; Sutton Place Condos meets resistance and and more news.
‘Absolutely’ ... read more
March 21, 2013 12:00 am | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
It's easy to forget, when considering Toronto's skyline, that our downtown extends much deeper into the city than the wall of of towers along the lake would visually imply. There is a new and ... read more
March 20, 2013 4:40 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Market Wharf, developed by Context Development and designed by architectsAlliance, has started occupancies in the tower. This 33-storey condo located in the St. Lawrence Market neighborhood is ... read more
March 20, 2013 3:30 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
The Blythwood at Huntington is the newest condominium development on Bayview Avenue in Toronto's tony Lawrence Park area. Jointly built and developed by Tridel and Concert Properties, the Kirkor ... read more
March 20, 2013 1:00 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Over the past few years University Avenue has seen a string of new development proposals, some like the Shangri-La now realized, all hoping to add height to the streetscape. Should they be ... read more
March 20, 2013 9:56 am | by Devon Johnson | Comments
TTC head apologizes for subway delays during Monday night rush-hour; experts say L.A. style transit funding may be right for Toronto; City Hall dumps little know by-law about biking in twos; seven ... read more
This shot comes from UrbanToronto's Flickr pool and was captured by photographer a99lo just last night during the brief snowfall we experienced. That's Queen's Park in the middle as we look ... read more
March 19, 2013 4:00 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Everything about The Carnaby is 'urban-styled.' Currently under construction, the boutique condo in trendy West Queen West is now debuting its penthouse suites collection, bringing modern ... read more
March 19, 2013 2:30 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Toronto's City Planning division has produced a new resource called Guidelines for Biodiverse Green Roofs, detailing best practices for promoting biodiversity on green roofs in Toronto. Green ... read more
March 19, 2013 1:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
Excavation work is nearly complete in preparation for Madison Homes’ eponymous twin-tower condominium development, The Madison. Work at the site on Eglinton Avenue, two blocks east of Yonge, ... read more
The Case of the Shrunken Building on the northeast corner of Dundas and McCaul.
Then. March 6, 1912.
Now. March 2013.
Compare the Then and Now photos to see how much of the building was removed ... read more
March 18, 2013 6:10 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The panorama from Toronto's Harbour shows the growing development at the Distillery District in the larger context of the city. Various UrbanToronto Forum members have pointed their cameras in the ... read more