Tag: Development

  • ‘Development war’ as 50 storeys proposed on micro lot at Yonge and Eglinton

    A controversial proposal for a 50-storey residential tower at 2350-2352 Yonge St. has sparked opposition from local residents and city officials. The development, which would contain 323 residential units, has faced criticism for its potential impact on the neighbourhood, traffic congestion and the absence of essential amenities. The journey of this contentious project began on…

  • Jennifer Keesmaat’s new Tyndale Green development is a go but delay costly

    After striking an agreement with the city this spring and reaching a settlement at the Ontario Land Tribunal in the summer, Markee Developments, a company co-founded by former Toronto chief planner Jennifer Keesmaat, expects to finally break ground on its first ever housing project next year. Markee’s project, marketed as Tyndale Green, includes 1,510 units…

  • Scottie Barnes gets into Toronto’s favourite craze: condo development

    Toronto Raptors star Scottie Barnes is collaborating on a new condo development project in the city. Originate Developments and its partner, Harlo Capital, are announcing a collaboration with the professional basketball player and Bowlway by Scottie purveyor. The project involves an 18-storey mixed-use development situated between Toronto’s vibrant King West and Queen West neighborhoods, known…

  • Iconic Toronto heritage building facing imminent threat of development

    The Stewart Building, one of the city’s iconic heritage buildings at 149 College St. is well on the way to being developed, according to a press release. Alignvest Student Housing Inc. (Alignvest) has revealed its intention to engage in a partnership with Northwest Value Partners Inc. for the acquisition of 149 College St., the Stewart…

  • A massive 7.3-acre development set to transform this Toronto neighbourhood

    A new project near the York Beltline Trail and spanning 7.3 acres could become a distinctive mixed-use community in Toronto with its fresh approach to planning and diverse housing options. Located at the intersection of Bowie Avenue and Caledonia Road, adjacent to the new Caledonia Station transit hub, Beltline Yards promises to transform this area…