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  Thread: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment
Post: RE: Charles St GRT terminal redevelopment

I think the Manulife parking lot would be a better location for an arena than this. Maybe a public/private partnership with Manulife would be an option?
  CP42 Urban Areas 382 80,665 02-17-2024, 09:02 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

Square Wrote: (02-17-2024, 07:48 AM) -- Wonder why they are building the forms already?  Don't they have like 2 or 3 floors to go for the parking podium? -- Also out of curiosity, I assume you’re r...
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 02-17-2024, 01:18 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

I believe right now they’re at ground level so the front portion of the building outline in this photo would be lobby/townhouse units, while the back portion along the tracks is where the parking podi...
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 02-17-2024, 01:15 PM
  Thread: Strata | 16 & 22 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: Strata | 16 & 22 fl | Proposed

nms Wrote: (02-17-2024, 12:57 PM) -- Does anyone know for certain that Strata is being help up by Waterloo City Hall, or (like much of what happens in this forum), is it pure speculation?  There is l...
  CP42 Urban Areas 223 113,695 02-17-2024, 01:01 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

https://i.imgur.com/xawCY9r.jpeg
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 02-16-2024, 11:23 AM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

Drove up Joseph across the train tracks from this today and they’ve already got a bit of the concrete wall adjacent to the tracks up.https://i.imgur.com/VRoUH6W.jpeg
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 02-14-2024, 08:25 PM
  Thread: TEK Tower (30 Francis) | 45 fl | U/C
Post: RE: TEK Tower (30 Francis) | 45 fl | U/C

https://i.imgur.com/K03gou3.jpeg
  CP42 Urban Areas 562 123,396 02-09-2024, 06:35 PM
  Thread: 26 King St E | 3 fl | U/C
Post: RE: 26 King St E | 3 fl | U/C

https://i.imgur.com/mh5CgP3.jpeg
  CP42 Urban Areas 39 5,312 02-08-2024, 03:34 PM
  Thread: The Jake Condominiums | 6 fl | U/C
Post: RE: The Jake Condominiums | 6 fl | U/C

Was looking at listings for units here now that it’s taken occupancy. Unlike many new builds, I was surprised to see how similar the lobby looks to the renders https://i.imgur.com/HSnc7TU.jpeghttps:/...
  CP42 Suburbs 15 4,202 02-03-2024, 11:24 PM
  Thread: Society 145 | 23 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Society 145 | 23 fl | U/C

A Starbucks is now open in this building fronting Columbia.
  CP42 University Area 48 12,354 01-20-2024, 08:22 PM
  Thread: The Junction | 37 & 33 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: The Junction | 37 & 33 fl | Proposed

panamaniac Wrote: (11-27-2023, 07:47 PM) -- ac3r Wrote: (11-27-2023, 01:43 PM) -- Discount grocery stores are generally not the sort of people who would move into the ground floor of a skyscraper pr...
  CP42 Urban Areas 119 33,899 11-28-2023, 12:16 AM
  Thread: General University Area Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General University Area Updates and Rumours

Acitta Wrote: (11-17-2023, 06:42 PM) -- Bjays93 Wrote: (11-17-2023, 06:29 PM) -- Well primarily because our cities are built like shit and so you still need a car to get most places in any reasonabl...
  CP42 University Area 398 439,102 11-17-2023, 06:53 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

Yup that’s been bothering me... apparently they’re doing exterior paneling checks over the next few weeks, so hopefully they fix it up then.
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 11-16-2023, 02:52 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

Construction update: https://i.imgur.com/6V2C7gz.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/nZ9UaIt.jpg
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 11-16-2023, 01:08 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

ZEBuilder Wrote: (10-27-2023, 04:34 PM) -- ac3r Wrote: (10-27-2023, 04:06 PM) -- There's some excavation and/or pile driving going on at the little triangular lot beside the old midtown McDonald's. ...
  CP42 Urban Areas 5,518 3,867,482 11-11-2023, 06:24 PM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

Chris Wrote: (10-30-2023, 09:05 AM) -- CP42 Wrote: (10-28-2023, 07:12 PM) -- Anyone else find it funny/sad when realtors from the GTA are posting ads trying to sell KW properties but have no idea wh...
  CP42 Urban Areas 5,518 3,867,482 10-30-2023, 09:12 AM
  Thread: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Kitchener Updates and Rumours

Anyone else find it funny/sad when realtors from the GTA are posting ads trying to sell KW properties but have no idea what or where the building is? Saw this ad for an assignment sale at the Bright ...
  CP42 Urban Areas 5,518 3,867,482 10-28-2023, 07:12 PM
  Thread: Elevate Condos (1333 Weber St E) | 15, 15, 12 & 12 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Elevate Condos (1333 Weber St E) | 15, 15, 12 ...

Joedelay Highhoe Wrote: (10-25-2023, 09:57 AM) -- Makes me wonder how much it actually costs to build such a development. $46MM in down payments and apparently $64MM in outstanding loans. That's just...
  CP42 Urban Areas 216 85,651 10-25-2023, 11:31 AM
  Thread: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed

KaiserWilhelmsBust Wrote: (10-24-2023, 08:54 AM) -- CP42 Wrote: (10-23-2023, 01:12 PM) -- Is that uncommon in today’s market? I thought I read recently that most projects want to achieve around 70-8...
  CP42 Urban Areas 208 52,524 10-24-2023, 10:58 AM
  Thread: General Urban Waterloo Updates and Rumours
Post: RE: General Urban Waterloo Updates and Rumours

I’ve been getting sponsored ads on social media for a development at the corner of Park and John in Uptown Waterloo called Iron Horse Living. Looks to be some pretty decent sized units. https://i.im...
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,222 962,567 10-24-2023, 10:55 AM
  Thread: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed

ZEBuilder Wrote: (10-23-2023, 01:10 PM) -- CP42 Wrote: (10-23-2023, 01:04 PM) -- What does spec building mean? -- Spec building is just the developer building on speculation, a lot of the time tha...
  CP42 Urban Areas 208 52,524 10-23-2023, 01:12 PM
  Thread: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed

KaiserWilhelmsBust Wrote: (10-23-2023, 12:31 PM) -- CP42 Wrote: (10-23-2023, 11:16 AM) -- I would guess the zero parking had an impact. But otherwise, it seems like it might have just been bad timin...
  CP42 Urban Areas 208 52,524 10-23-2023, 01:04 PM
  Thread: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: Q Condos (20 Queen St N) | 34 fl | Proposed

I would guess the zero parking had an impact. But otherwise, it seems like it might have just been bad timing because it was cheaper than TEK Tower which sold out somehow.  The only other high rise...
  CP42 Urban Areas 208 52,524 10-23-2023, 11:16 AM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

From a few days ago: https://i.imgur.com/ZjmF8vb.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/YoCqNSE.jpg
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 10-03-2023, 05:29 PM
  Thread: 130-142 Victoria Street South | 25 fl | Proposed
Post: RE: 130-142 Victoria Street South | 25 fl | Propos...

ZEBuilder Wrote: (09-21-2023, 03:36 PM) -- CP42 Wrote: (09-21-2023, 03:18 PM) -- Now that this is approved, I wonder when they’ll start marketing/sales.  Has anyone seen anything from a marketing...
  CP42 Urban Areas 73 14,186 09-21-2023, 04:39 PM
  Thread: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C
Post: RE: Station Park | 18, 28, 36, 40, 50 fl | U/C

Construction update from VanMar’s instagram page: https://i.imgur.com/EXWMRyB.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/66BZwDF.jpghttps://i.imgur.com/VFmOTQQ.jpg
  CP42 Urban Areas 1,660 954,945 09-21-2023, 03:21 PM

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