Tag Archive for Tag: Yonge and Bloor

Tag: Yonge and Bloor Growth to New Condos in 2016 and 2017 in Bloor-Yorkville

  Once a refuge of hippies, artists, and folk singers, Yorkvillle has transformed over the last forty years to become one of the city’s toniest neighbourhoods, home to the country’s most expensive commercial real estate, along with some of the city’s best restaurants and hotels, and at its northern periphery, to some of the most well-kept Victorian row-homes in Toronto. Eminently walkable, and well served by transit, this beloved Toronto neighbourhood has become a nexus of wealth and style, with condo and home prices that very much reflect its ever-increasing exclusivity. This edition of our Growth to Watch For series

View Article...

Tag: Yonge and Bloor Growth to New Condos in 2016 and 2017 in Downtown Toronto North

  In this edition of our Growth to Watch For series, we will take a tour of Downtown North, a relatively small, yet rapidly intensifying area of Toronto defined by the University, Bay, and Yonge Street corridors from Charles to Gerrard. Neither as jam-packed with tourists and day-trippers as the Downtown Financial Core to the south, nor as glitzy as Bloor-Yorkville’s Mink Mile to the north, Downtown North has long served a mixture of more staid urban usages. To the west, Hospital Row, the University of Toronto, the Ontario Legislature, and several government ministry buildings of Queen’s Park have defined University Ave,

View Article...

Tag: Yonge and Bloor Bloor Yorkville home to highest land values in the GTA for condo construction in 2015 MCAP

Land for high-rise condo development in Toronto is priciest in Bloor Yorkville with a market value of $135 to $145 per square foot. According to MCAP’s spring market report for residential land values in the GTA, the mink mile is even costlier than the Downtown Core, where land is valued at $110 to $115 per square foot (values are based on gross buildable square foot) Both sub-markets saw an increase from last year. In spring 2014, Yorkville was valued at $125 to $135 per square foot and Downtown Toronto was valued at $100 to $105. Land in the North Toronto

View Article...

Tag: Yonge and Bloor Yonge and Bloor Joins Larger Mink Mile Strip To Reshape Canada’s Hottest Retail Corner

  TORONTO — Yonge and Bloor has been called the busiest intersection in the country. The traffic alone is relentless — in a 24-hour span 401,250 subway riders, 51, 392 pedestrians and 31,600 vehicles pass through where Toronto’s Yonge and Bloor streets connect. Now developers have plans to add even more to the mix at the intersection, the cross-section of the city’s two subway lines and a growing destination point for tourists from around the world visiting the city. Three of its four corners are in the process of either changing hands or introducing major new tenants into the retail

View Article...