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Tribute Moving Forward on Condo across from Loblaws at MLG

70 Carlton Street condos Toronto by Core Architects for Tribute Communities
April 19, 2013 2:16 pm | by Craig White | Comments
Tribute Communities has put in an application with the City of Toronto for a zoning amendment to build a 45-storey condominium tower at the northeast corner of Carlton and Church Streets. A leaked ... read more

Amenities and Interiors at Daniels' Cinema Tower Taking Shape

Cinema Tower Daniels Corporation Kirkor Architects Toronto
April 19, 2013 12:45 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
For those who have been absent from Toronto for the past few years, a walk though downtown’s Entertainment District would be quite an eye opening experience. The area, once dominated by night ... read more

Pinnacle on Adelaide Gathering Speed In the Entertainment District

Pinnacle on Adelaide Pinnacle International Hariri Pontarini Architects Toronto
April 18, 2013 3:40 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
The days are heating up, and so is construction activity in the constantly evolving Entertainment District. A large percentage of Downtown condominium developments, both recently completed and ... read more

Beautiful: The New Toronto Home of The Sisters of St. Joseph

Residential Care Facility, Toronto
April 18, 2013 3:15 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
In a time when a good deal of Toronto's religious community is amalgamating into fewer buildings and some of the underused churches are being transformed into condos or performance spaces, it's ... read more

Little Trinity Church Restores a Little Bit of Old Corktown

Trinity Church Redevelopment in Downtown Toronto Corktown
April 18, 2013 2:20 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Little Trinity Anglican Church in Toronto's Corktown neighbourhood is in the midst of a small but significant heritage project. Facing onto King Street just east of Parliament are—or at least ... read more

Averton Homes' Evolution Condos Finally Picks Up the Pace

Evolution condos, Arsenault Architect
April 16, 2013 5:45 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
Evolution takes millennia. Maybe that was the idea when Averton Homes' (formerly known as Beaverbrook Homes) named their condominium at Dundas near Kipling Avenue in Etobicoke. It has been a long ... read more

Movin' On Up at Tribute's Residences at the RCMI

Tribute Communities, Zeidler Partnership Architects
April 16, 2013 3:25 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
As University Avenue gets more attention from developers seeking to build taller on existing office buildings, the Residences at the RCMI by Tribute Communities are close to topping ... read more

Showcasing Aragon Properties' Showcase Lofts

Showcase Lofts under construction, Toronto Condo by Aragon Properties
April 16, 2013 2:33 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
It is less often we cover new developments east of the DVP—for a long time the sleepy neighbourhoods of the east side remained untouched by Toronto's ever growing condo boom—but these past few ... read more

UPDATED: Plans Revealed for new Tridel-Thomson Condo-Art Gallery Complex

36-60 McCaul, Initial Renderings courtesy of architectsAlliance and Tridel
April 15, 2013 6:15 pm | by Craig White | Comments
A community meeting was held on April 10 to address plans for a new condominium development at 36-60 McCaul Street, one block south of OCAD University's Will Alsop-designed Sharp Centre for ... read more

Yonge + Rich Evolves after a visit to the Design Review Panel

Old and New designs for Yonge + Rich, Downtown Toronto condos by Great Gulf
April 15, 2013 5:00 pm | by Craig White | Comments
The design of Yonge + Rich, a new condo project by Great Gulf in Downtown Toronto, has evolved somewhat following discussions with the City of Toronto and a presentation to the City's Design ... read more

Onni Group's Westlake Rounds up to Four Towers

Westlake Condos, Omni Group, Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects
April 15, 2013 3:15 pm | by Stephanie Calvet | Comments
The Onni Group has received approval from Etobicoke-York Community Council for a fourth tower to join its Westlake Village condo community on the edge of Humber Bay Park. Currently in ... read more

A Trip to The Top of Tridel's 300 Front Street West

April 12, 2013 5:50 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
A final(?!) blast of winter weather set in on Toronto yesterday, just in time for Tridel’s 300 Front Street West topping-off party. Construction crews and Tridel staff were treated to a feast to ... read more

Reserve Properties' Bellefair Kew Beach Residences Progresses

Bellefair Kew Resdience, Toronto, Condo
April 12, 2013 1:25 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
In the heart of one of the city's most desirable neighbourhoods—The Beach—there is an old United Church being converted and redeveloped to suit the needs of our growing population. The Bellefair ... read more

Liberty Development's Terrace on the Danforth Condo Tops Off

Terrace on the Danforth, Toronto, Condo
April 12, 2013 12:55 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
As space becomes more of a premium with the massive influx of skyscraping residential towers in our core, more and more developers are seeing the potential in constructing more modestly sized ... read more

Leslieville Lofthouses Bring Lofty Living to East Toronto

Lesileville Lofthouses on Queen Street East in Downtown Toronto by Urban Fabric
April 11, 2013 4:55 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
Nine exclusive residences are rising up near Queen Street East. Tucked in and away from that quickly gentrifying retail strip on the corner of Colgate and Verral Avenue, are the Leslieville ... read more

Extensive Retrofit Modernizes 180 Wellington West for RBC

180 Wellington West RBC offices, Stantec Architecture Toronto
April 11, 2013 12:25 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
When thinking of development in Toronto, a few things come to mind; namely marketing campaigns, lengthy excavations, concrete trucks, cranes and construction hoists. So when work began last spring ... read more

While Porter Orders Jets, Airport Tunnel is Halfway to Completion

Cross section of the pedestrian tunnel
April 10, 2013 5:30 pm | by Anthony Galloro | Comments
Amid news that Porter Airlines has placed an order for 12 jet airplanes and options on 18 more, a lesser known project is well underway at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, and it set to change ... read more

Full Steam Ahead at Lamb, Niche and Harhay's Theatre Park

Theatre Park Lamb Niche Harhay Developments architectsAlliance Toronto
April 10, 2013 5:05 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
With smaller and smaller plots of land being swallowed up by high-rise development, the immense value of downtown real-estate is quite apparent. The ongoing intensification of the Entertainment ... read more

Riedel Group's One Rainsford Coming Together on Queen East in The Beach

One Rainsford on Queen Street in Downtown Toronto in The Beach
April 10, 2013 4:45 pm | by Devon Johnson | Comments
A beach lover's dream residence is arriving in Toronto's east end. Rising at the corner of Queen and Rainsford will be One Rainsford, a mid-rise development from The Riedel Group. This six-storey ... read more

RBC WaterPark Place III Rising South of Union Station

RBC Waterpark Place III construction,Toronto
April 10, 2013 12:45 pm | by Dylan Giuliano | Comments
The area south of Union Station is seeing one the largest waves of development ever in Toronto's history. As proximity to transit, vibrant cultural amenities, and a highly educated and skilled ... read more