Toronto

Apartment Building

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Ontario’s investment in affordable rental housing

At a press conference at Casa-Emery Village in Toronto, the provincial and federal government announced plans to invest $58.8 million in new affordable rental housing in Toronto.
Columbus Centre shared-use facility

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Shared-use facility slated for Dufferin and Lawrence

Villa Charities and the TCDSB have unveiled updated designs for the new shared-use facility for the Columbus Centre/Villa Charities and Dante Alighieri Academy Redevelopment.
CVA-related tax increases

Canadian Property Management

CVA-related tax increases still levied unevenly

Last year, 4,955 of Toronto's commercial properties were still under a property tax cap, which 7,107 other commercial properties funded via clawbacks.
housing affordability

CondoBusiness

Meeting held on GTA housing affordability

Minister Bill Morneau, Minister Charles Sousa and Mayor John Tory convened on April 18 to discuss their shared concern over housing affordability in the GTA.
digital factory

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Scotiabank shifts gears with new Digital Factory

The half-pixelated gear that hangs above the entryway symbolizes the output of Scotiabank’s new Digital Factory in Toronto.
Bay Park Centre

REMI Network

CIBC moving headquarters to Bay Park Centre

CIBC will be moving about 15,000 of its Toronto-area employees to its new headquarters at Bay Park Centre in Toronto’s financial district.
retrofit loan fund

Canadian Apartment Magazine

Toronto seeks borrowers for retrofit loan fund

Multi-residential landlords can borrow project capital and repay it over a period of up to 20 years through a special charge added to their property tax bills.
Roehampton

CondoBusiness

Unit owners sell boutique buildings to developer

The sale of a property in midtown Toronto that closed in January marks Ontario’s first case of unit owners terminating a condo corporation by vote.
co-working

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Why co-working spaces are on the rise

The market demand for co-working space in Toronto is relatively new, but has been growing steadily over the past 10 years, spurring an increase in supply.
carbon neutral

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Evergreen targets carbon neutrality with retrofit

Evergreen is targeting carbon neutrality in the retrofit of its heritage-designated kiln building at Toronto’s Brick Works site.
Cushman & Wakefield

Canadian Facility Management & Design

New Cushman & Wakefield HQ promotes engagement

Cushman & Wakefield recently unveiled its new Canadian headquarters, bringing together employees from two locations into one open-concept office in Toronto.
Plenary Health

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Plenary Health partners with CAMH on development

Plenary Health has been selected to design, build, finance and maintain the next phase of the CAMH’s Queen Street Redevelopment Project-1C.
waste contamination

CondoBusiness

Toronto cracks down on waste contamination

The City of Toronto is cracking down on bylaw infractions concerning the co-mingling of garbage and recycling in bins put out for municipal pick-up at multi-residential properties.
The Plant

CondoBusiness

Toronto project introduces residential agri-tecture

Curated Properties and Windmill Developments have teamed up to introduce residential agri-tecture to their newest project, The Plant.
Championship Team

CondoBusiness

Nominations open for 2017 WLI Championship Team

The Toronto Urban Land Institute’s Women's Leadership Initiative is currently accepting nominations for its 2017 Championship Team.
Vaughan Metropolitan Centre

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Vaughan Metropolitan Centre transit terminal breaks ground

An inter-regional transit terminal has broken ground at Vaughan Metropolitan Centre, the largest urban mixed-use development in Canada.
fob

REMI Network

ACMO issues service alert about fob duplication

ACMO recently reported that it had become aware of third-party contractors in the GTA copying fobs for condominium owners without management authorization.