Innovative Biomimetic Bird-Friendly Glass to be installed at FORM Condo

But most of the architectural solutions that protect birds also detract from views we enjoy.  At Form, this presented a different type of challenge.   In 2007, to protect Toronto’s bird population, the City of Toronto established the Bird-Friendly Development Guidelines.  This new environmental standard is intended to protect birds in urban environments.  The issue is […]

Real Condo Life: Reinventing Your Kitchen; Reinforcing Our Relationships

GUEST BLOG FROM REAL CONDO LIFE: Written by: Andrea DelZotto Follow Andrea on Twitter   It’s funny how closely related food and relationships are and how important good relationships are in business and life. But a recent visit to the World of Whirlpool (WOW) in Chicago really brought these connections home. WOW, is an “immersive appliance [...]

Reducing Carbon Dioxide Emissions, One Condo at a Time

Photo Credit: John + Samantha at johnandsamantha.ca Concrete: It’s everywhere. From sky-high skyscrapers to sewers deep underground, concrete has become the backbone of the modern world.  Currently, humans use seven billion cubic meters of concrete per year, which is equivalent to one cubic meter for every person on the planet.  But one thing we don’t consider [...]

Tridel Unveils Our First Smart Condominium

Keyless Suite Entry? Check. Unlimited, Ultra High Speed Wi-Fi? Check. Automated License Plate Recognition? Check.   Integrated wireless technology provides convenience, connectivity and peace of mind   This is just the beginning of what the newly unveiled Tridel Connect offers residents at Ten York, a newly completed 69-storey community in Toronto’s downtown core. Tridel Connect, an innovative […]

A Fun, Friendly and Fantastical Mural Launches at Via Bloor.

  It’s not every day that we get to celebrate the creativity and imagination of youth.  But that’s exactly what made the recent launch of our public art project at Via Bloor so exciting!   An Artistic Adventure At the suggestion of City Councillor Lucy Troisi, we set out on a mission to create something […]

A Look at the New Neighbourhoods Shaping Toronto’s Reimagined Waterfront

For decades, nearly one thousand acres of Toronto’s Port Lands have been underutilized, and their potential unfulfilled. But that’s all about to change. The City of Toronto and Waterfront Toronto are undertaking a massive planning effort to re-imagine the future of the Port Lands along Toronto’s eastern waterfront. They have proposed Villiers Island, a new […]

Real Condo Life – Designing out the Disability

GUEST BLOG FROM REAL CONDO LIFE: Written by: Andrea DelZottoFollow Andrea on Twitter This week (May 27 to June 2, 2018) is Canada’s second annual National AccessAbility Week. Its aim is to promote inclusion and accessibility and to recognize the efforts of those working to remove barriers and give Canadians of all abilities a better chance to […]

Transforming Form into an Open Space Gallery

A Little Inspiration From The Neighbours Construction sites can often seem chaotic and rough; there's the industrial materials, covered walkways and the always present walls keeping the curious out and construction in.  And while this is true 99% of the time, the construction site at our FORM community - located within steps of OCAD University [...]

Tridel Recognized with Tarion’s Ernest Assaly Award

On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, Tridel was recognized for their long standing industry leadership and commitment to building quality and innovation, customer service and community involvement with the Ernest Assaly Award at the annual Homeowners’ Choice Awards hosted by Tarion.  Similar to a lifetime achievement award, the Ernest Assaly Award honours the Ontario builder who best demonstrates […]

Tridel Recognized at BILD Awards with 9th Green Builder of the Year Award.

Tridel’s success as a builder was celebrated on Friday, May 4, 2018, at the 38th annual BILD Awards, a gala event to honour the GTA’s very best in new residential construction, design, marketing and sales. Tridel, the country’s foremost condominium developer, was awarded the prestigious Pinnacle Award for Green Builder of the Year (Mid/High-Rise) for […]