Archive for October, 2014

Greenhouse Juice Co. at Yonge & Eglinton

Oct 30, 2014 ♦

We love a good healthy juice and that’s why we told you about The Good Press in Yorkville a few months ago. Well, our E Condos residents don’t have to hop on the subway and head down to Yorkville for a good juice anymore, because Greenhouse Juice Co. just opened up in the ‘hood!

Support Toronto Arts at Salon West

Oct 29, 2014 ♦
salon west

As we’ve told you before, Yorkville is Toronto’s artistic and cultural hub. With Exhibit and now 1 Yorkville, we have become a part of this fantastic neighbourhood and the many events that take place here. Next week, on November 5, one of our favourite events series is taking place right around the corner from Exhibit. […]

What’s Hot at Yonge and Sheppard

Oct 24, 2014 ♦

We’ve written post after post about Bloor-Yorkville, home to two of our developments, Exhibit and 1 Yorkville. We’ve talked about the hottest spots at Yonge and Eglinton, where our E Condos development is going up. But we haven’t shared with you any of our favourite places at Yonge and Sheppard in a long time! Emerald […]

Yorkville Art Crawl: Our Favourite Galleries in Yorkville

Oct 22, 2014 ♦

Being a part of the Yorkville community really means having access to some of the greatest things Toronto has to offer. Our city has a vibrant arts culture and Yorkville has been a hub for that since their hippy days in the 60s, up to today with the AGO, Canada’s largest art gallery, just a […]

October Preparations at E Condos

Oct 17, 2014 ♦

It’s been a couple months since our last update at E Condos and although it doesn’t look like we’ve moved ahead, this progress is right on schedule. In order to create a solid foundation for the building, making sure that all of the initial steps are done properly is super important, and that’s where we […]

Coolest Amenities Ever

Oct 16, 2014 ♦

We love cool condo amenities quite a bit. We’ve made that very clear with our big plans for 1 Yorkville. Our newest Yorkville building will have a 14,000-square-foot expanse devoted to a spa, open-air pool and hot tub – which we’re confident our residents will love. Then there’s the wellness centre which has water massage […]

A Makeover at Hazelton Lanes

Oct 10, 2014 ♦
hazelton lanes

Those familiar with Yorkville’s history will know that Hazelton Lanes Shopping Centre was the original high-end Yorkville shopping mall, which opened in 1976. And now, it’s about to go through a very exciting transformation, which is all a part of a project spearheaded by the Centre’s owner, as well as the Whole Food Markets and […]

Architecture Trend: Domes

Oct 09, 2014 ♦

Domes, domes, domes. They’re everywhere, and so we really can’t say that this is a new architectural trend, because it definitely isn’t – they’ve been around for hundreds and hundreds of years. We all know what a dome is, but do you know why people have been incorporating them into buildings for so many years? […]

Home Decor Shops in Yorkville

Oct 03, 2014 ♦

Home Decor & Furniture Stores in Yorkville One of the best parts about moving to a new condo is getting new furniture. We understand that you don’t always need to buy new chairs, sofas and tables when moving to a new home, but it just seems like a good time to do it! We took […]

Architecture Trends: Prefabricated Buildings

Oct 02, 2014 ♦

Prefabricated Buildings Architecture

Architecture-lovers know this trend quite well, but for those who are unfamiliar with prefabricated buildings, worry less; we’ll fill you in! Basically, when you hear the term “pre-fabricated building,” think of it as several factory-built units or components that are then built on the site to complete the building.

The pieces are already made and then usually shipped to another location to be assembled into one building. Pretty cool, right? The building is almost fully constructed before it even gets to the site and becomes a building. Many prefer it because it cuts construction time down dramatically. (more…)