Perhaps the two most distinctive features of Montreal’s low-rise architectural landscape are (1) lots of exterior stairs and (2) lots of balconies. (Their density is, of course, also noteworthy, particularly in a North American context.) The exterior stairs are somewhat curious to outsiders given all… Read More
Shot on a DJI Mavic Mini and edited in Lightroom.
We are reasonably confident that summer will eventually arrive in Toronto this year, and so we (Junction House) have partnered with Indie Alehouse to host a public and outdoor beer garden from June through to August, right in the Junction. We are calling it The… Read More
Today, the Slate Canadian Real Estate Opportunity Fund I announced a new name for its 40 storey tower at 700 2nd Street in Calgary: Stephen Avenue Place. It also announced that it has partnered with Oliver & Bonacini Hospitality and Concorde Entertainment Group to create… Read More
Today was the first day of the year that truly felt like summer here in Toronto. It also happens to be my birthday. So I did the only sensible thing one should do on a day like this. I went to a rooftop patio after… Read More
After yesterday’s post about Toronto, I had a friend ask me on Facebook what it is exactly that I think happened to make this city so much cooler. Was it because of one iconic building like Toronto’s new City Hall? Was it because of our… Read More