December 23, 2011 4:12 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Aura Condos, soon to be Canada's tallest residential building, has started the lengthy process of cladding itself in glass. Forum member Atlantis has documented the progress that has been made as ... read more
December 23, 2011 2:46 pm | by Anonymous | Comments
Toronto has been watching the development of The L Tower for a few years now, with plenty of activity on the construction site being recorded by UrbanToronto Forum members eager to capture ... read more
G20 compensation unevenly awarded, claimants say; Santa, jolly genius of rebranding; Toronto's urban campuses teach the lesson of urbanity; and more news.
G20 compensation unevenly awarded, ... read more
December 22, 2011 6:36 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The preliminary report on the application by Menkes to build a mixed-use complex at 90 Harbour and 1 York is now online, so we can now confirm some rumours regarding the complex, and take a closer ... read more
December 22, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
The new Four Seasons Hotel and Private Residences Toronto is nearing completion and it is looking really sharp. Today's Photo Of The Day, taken by UrbanToronto Forum member urbandreamer, shows the ... read more
December 21, 2011 12:39 pm | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. Queen and Yonge, northeast corner, circa 1910.
"New Premises, Bank of Montreal, Yonge and Queen Streets, Toronto. A Recently Erected Building Which Shows an Interesting use of Terra Cotta ... read more
Mayor Ford on a leaner Toronto: 7,000 city job cuts 'give or take'; eight books worth reading about Toronto; Toronto's unsolved mysteries of 2011; and more news.
Mayor Ford on a leaner Toronto: ... read more
December 21, 2011 12:43 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
Chris Selley: The bright side of Toronto’s budget problems (National Post)
No intention of toning down in 2011, Ford says (Globe and Mail)
Too soon’ to say Sheppard subway a priority: Transit ... read more
December 20, 2011 6:18 pm | by Craig White | Comments
It's been a while since we've had a close look at Westlake from Vancouver-based developer Onni Group of Companies. The huge project at Park Lawn Road and Lake Shore Boulevard West in Etobicoke's ... read more
December 20, 2011 10:58 am | by Jeff Low | Comments
Then. "Prest-o-lite Building." Northeast corner of Elm and Centre, circa 1919.
Now. July 2011. Elm still exists of course, but Centre now ends a block to the south. Various university and Sick ... read more
Condo investors may head for exits; Pearson-Union Station rail link construction to kick off in the spring; and more Toronto news from the internet.
Condo investors may head for exits (Globe ... read more
December 20, 2011 1:00 am | by Edward Skira | Comments
UrbanToronto Forum member tomms is back with his crazy spiderman routine as evident in today's Photo Of The Day. Taken from the top of the 35 storey 250 Yonge Street office building, it shows the ... read more
December 19, 2011 6:55 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Demoltion work to prepare for the construction of an eyecatching boutique condominium on Beverley Street is wrapping up, and excavation will soon be underway. This means it's the perfect time for ... read more