An Update on Islington Terrace

Construction on-site at Islington Terrace has been progressing well over the last few months. At present, outside walls and windows are 90% complete up to the 36th floors.

A Well Beneath The Well

As the residential, commercial and retail buildings rise around it, one section of The Well includes the excavation of a deep cistern near the centre of the site. This cistern will connect to the Enwave Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) system to provide heating and cooling to the 11,000 people who will live and work at The Well.

Will Toronto’s Housing Supply Ever Catch Up With Demand?

I read an excellent article recently in Novae Res Urbis about the proposed Housing Supply Action Plan initiated in November, which aims to increase provincial housing supply. Municipalities and stakeholders are recommending a “holistic plan that aligns municipal and provincial policy, reduces hurdles and priorities the creation of affordable housing in perpetuity.”

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 […]