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Curtainwall Glazing Appears on MOD's Massey Tower

Curtainwall Glazing Appears on MOD’s Massey Tower

Striking architecture and a high-traffic location on Yonge Street just north of Queen are making MOD Developments Inc’s Massey Tower Condos one of the most frequently photographed construction projects on the UrbanToronto Forum. As the 60-storey, Hariri Pontarini-designed condominium tower continues to rise higher above the 1905-built Canadian Bank of Commerce building that will serve...
MOD's Massey Tower Reaches Grade on Yonge Street

MOD’s Massey Tower Reaches Grade on Yonge Street

Construction has reached a milestone for an upcoming towering addition to Toronto’s skyline, as work recently hit grade level at the site of MOD Developments’ Massey Tower, a 60-storey, Hariri Pontarini Architects-designed condominium development on Yonge Street, just north of Queen. In addition to its 207 metre height and a slim profile, the project is...

The Massey Tower Progress Pictures

Check out this great public thread from Urban Toronto with beautiful pictures of the progress at The Massey Tower. Click here
As detached home prices soar, first-time buyers turn to condos

As detached home prices soar, first-time buyers turn to condos

Two new analyses of the housing market make clear, soaring prices of detached houses in Vancouver and Toronto are masking the reality that, for many Canadians, housing has actually become more affordable over the years, spurred by falling interest rates, steady income growth and a surge in condo construction. For more on this article click...
GTA sets new annual home sales record – in November

GTA sets new annual home sales record – in November

Some 7,385 houses and highrise condos changed hands in November, up 14 per cent year over year. The average sale price of a home climbed to $632,685, up 9.6 per cent from a year earlier. For more on this article please click here via Susan Pigg Business Reporter, Published on Thu Dec 03 2015 Toronto...
Building Massey Tower in 4D

Building Massey Tower in 4D

You’ve all seen a timelapse sequence of a building being constructed, but have you ever seen a 4D video rendering of the construction process? The Massey Tower site at 197 Yonge St. is a challenging site in terms of layout and requires a high level of precision to complete the construction process. Being mindful of...
Massey Tower Brushes Against Resistance in the Approvals Process

Massey Tower Brushes Against Resistance in the Approvals Process

VIA URBAN TORONTO BY CRAIG WHITE The approvals process for new buildings in Toronto is a laborious one. It is all but inevitable that a zoning amendment is required for new projects to make economic sense in most corners of the city now: our zoning bylaws are a creature of the 1970s, with limits set...
Meet the Massey Tower Sales Team

Meet the Massey Tower Sales Team

MOD Developments and Marketvision have teamed up to bring you the best sales team in town The sales team at Massey Tower is a group dedicated to serving the needs of customers, and who are passionate about everything related to downtown-living… among other things. We are pleased to present a little insight to who the...
Discussing Design: David Pontarini on The Massey Tower

Discussing Design: David Pontarini on The Massey Tower

With over 25 years in the business, David Pontarini has overseen the design and development of some of the world’s most elegant structures. As a founding partner of Hariri Pontarini Architects, (the firm behind the Massey Tower), we asked David what inspired the tower’s design, the challenges they’ve faced in undergoing such an ambitious project,...