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Old September 4th, 2011, 05:37 PM   #1
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170 Spadina Avenue | Proposed | 17 st | ??? m | Downtown

More downtown density infill. I knew this one had redevelopment potential when Blockbuster closed up and with Ackee Tree vacant.


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Application: Zoning Review Status: Not Started

Location: 170 SPADINA AVE
TORONTO ON M5T 2C2

Ward 20: Trinity-Spadina

Application#: 11 268423 ZPR 00 ZR Accepted Date: Sep 2, 2011

Project: Apartment Building New Building

Description: Proposal to demolish existing building and construct a new 17 storey apartment building (186 Units) with a 4 storey below grade parking facility (65 parking spaces).


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Old September 4th, 2011, 10:08 PM   #2
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The proposals just keep on comin'!
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Old September 5th, 2011, 02:01 AM   #3
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another residential building??
couldn't they propose something of Entertainment Value there?.. I mean seriously.??.. .that is a prime spot..
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Old September 16th, 2011, 06:33 AM   #4
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Posted by Conrad Black on UT.

Wallman Architects with developer being Triwin International Developments



(If this proposal turns out to be 20 storeys or higher, I'll move it the hi-rise section.)
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Old October 27th, 2011, 11:25 PM   #5
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Rendering from Urbanation. I count 19 storeys.


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Old October 29th, 2011, 06:12 AM   #6
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way to blandify it...
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Old October 30th, 2011, 12:03 AM   #7
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I would actually find this tolerable, if they revised it and made a better effort at ground level. Like a 5 storey podium with well defined retail spaces, and have the tower set back.
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Old October 30th, 2011, 12:10 AM   #8
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I much prefer the old design. I'd like it better though if the tower was setback from the podium.
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Old February 25th, 2012, 02:41 AM   #9
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FAD Condos

I like it, the grid windows reminds me a lot of 96 Spadina Ave and other Fashion District buildings.

http://www.fadcondo.ca/flash.php

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Old February 25th, 2012, 11:51 PM   #10
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Are you sure FAD = 170 Spadina? From the rendering it looks like its on the southeast corner where the TD is.
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Old April 6th, 2012, 11:44 PM   #11
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FAD Condo, 170 Spadina Avenue, Toronto


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Old April 7th, 2012, 02:55 AM   #12
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'Fad' Condo? It must be referring to that design fad.
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Old April 8th, 2012, 01:15 AM   #13
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'Fad' Condo? It must be referring to that design fad.

You mean the comb-over roof? They're definitely late to the party for that little fad...

(other than that though, this is a great development)
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Old April 8th, 2012, 01:17 AM   #14
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Yeah, the comb-over roof has been done to death. It would be nice to mix it up a bit.
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Old April 8th, 2012, 10:03 PM   #15
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Tired to death of roof hats.
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Old April 9th, 2012, 04:21 AM   #16
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Not my cup of tea. But this buildings look better at night time, very "noisy" by day though
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Tell them to pipe down then.
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Old April 11th, 2012, 01:38 AM   #18
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Tired to death of roof hats.
What is wrong with a roof hat? You'd rather have just an ordinary, flat roof? I'd prefer some really creative spires but I'll settle for an unoriginal roof hat. I figure it's better than nothing.
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Looks like this has been redesigned again:

http://www.170spadina.com/



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