Condominiums

Kohn Pedersen Fox's Soho condo shows off its interiors

The 8-story condo features just 16 apartments<p>Over two years after sales launched at the Kohn Pedersen Fox-designed condo building at 27 Wooster Street in Soho, we now have the first inside look at the eight story building. The boutique-sized condo has been in the works for nearly a decade now with …

Architecture

A quarter of Hudson Yards's first condos have now sold

Sales at Fifteen Hudson Yards have been brisk since launching in the fall<p>Sales at Hudson Yards’s condo building, now dubbed Fifteen Hudson Yards, only launched this past fall, but the building has already hit a milestone: according to Related, the building has now reached the 25 percent sold mark, …

Real Estate

Philly rent comparison: What $1,800 rents you right now

See what $1,800 rents you in neighborhoods like Kensington, Bella Vista, Francisville, and more<p>Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a weekly column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various Philly neighborhoods. Is one person’s studio another one’s townhouse? Let's find out! …

Real Estate

Full-floor designer condo in Chicago’s Palmolive Building lists for $7M

For a 2007 rehab, the home’s decor and finishes still look contemporary and fresh<p>Occupying the entire 23rd floor of the Windy City’s iconic art deco Palmolive Building, this spacious four-bedroom home offers high-end finishes, wrap-around Lake Michigan views, and an unbeatable location along …

Architecture

Sweet! Toronto residents don’t hesitate offering sugar to neighbour

When Eva James opened the door of her Liberty Village condo Tuesday afternoon, she paused for a brief moment before answering her neighbour standing …

Canada

Southie’s Andrew Square area could get more condos

Hundreds already in the works<p>Southie’s Andrew Square area is already one of the busiest in Greater Boston in terms of new development.<p>The bulk of that development is coming via Washington Village, a nine-building complex spread over nearly 5 acres and including 656 apartments and condos.<p>Now comes …

Architecture

Initial Occupancy Getting Underway at Plaza's Musée Condos

With the exterior construction hoist removed late last year, and Pre-Delivery Inspections (PDIs) taking place throughout December, Downtown Toronto's …

Architecture

Manhattan's first micro-apartments just won a prestigious design award -- here's what it's like to spend a night in one

People often assume that New Yorkers live in shoe-box -- sized apartments. But Manhattan's first (and only) official micro-apartment building at …

Housing

Condo rents see biggest jump on record as Toronto’s housing squeeze spreads to high-rise

Research firm Urbanation Inc. says shrinking condominium inventory in the high-rise sector, driven partially by landlords selling to would-be …

Real Estate

Condo 2017 Proves That Sharing Resources In the Art World Is Possible—and Necessary

Reviews<p>See highlights from the second edition of London's hottest art initiative.<p>,<p>This past weekend, the second edition of the initiative Condo, in …

Art

3 reasons why some new condos sell better than others

Lake grande was one of the new condos that saw brisk sales activity the week of its launch<p>2016 was an interesting time for property, with some new …

Real Estate

63 condos planned on Nashville's Whites Creek Pike

Developer Hoss Mousavi sees flats and lofts being priced between $250,000 and $300,000<p>A 38-unit residential project with condo flats and lofts is on …

Real Estate

Commercial Phase Taking Shape at Vandyk's Backyard Condos

Following a late-2016 ground breaking ceremony, VANDYK Group of Companies' redevelopment of Etobicoke's Stonegate Plaza is well underway. The first …

Architecture

Calgary occupancy rate hits 15-year-low as newly built houses sit empty after oil crash batters market

Calgary is awash in newly built homes that remain unoccupied — hitting levels not seen in 15 years — as an influx of condo projects comes at a time …

Real Estate

Structural Forming Progressing at ZIGG Condos on St. Clair

We have been closely following the construction of Madison Homes and Fieldgate Urban's ZIGG Condos for over a year now, with regular updates on the …

Architecture

Miami Realtors ‘Freaking Out’ After Luxury Condo Market Stalls

MIAMI – Stephen Cohen, a realtor and investor specializing in the South Beach luxury condo market, is biding his time. By this time next year, the 15-year real estate veteran expects the average price for a condo in Miami Beach’s hottest neighborhood to drop by more than 40 percent than it is today.<p>…

Real Estate

Boston’s new Boulevard on the Greenway starts dropping condos

And—surprise—they’re pricey<p>Condo sales have started at the new development called the Boulevard on the Greenway at 110 Broad Street in downtown Boston.<p>Developer New Boston Ventures is in the process of replacing a five-story building and a 19th-century warehouse with a complex of 36 condos. …

Real Estate

Hundreds of new condos sit empty in Calgary

Hot 2014 market spurred building boom but the 2 years that followed have been anything but<p>Real estate numbers show hundreds of new condos in Calgary …

Real Estate

The Comfort That Doesn’t

<i>By Cynthia Toussaint</i><p>Cynthia Toussaint<p>If you’re like me, you’re tired of hearing that “everything happens for a reason.” People have been sharing …

Five must-see shows at Condo 2017 in London

The second edition of Condo opens this weekend (until 11 February) with 15 London galleries hosting 36 of their international contemporaries. …

Art

New energy efficient condos planned for Brush Park

This last year has seen a lot of change in Brush Park. Bedrock has started construction on City Modern, which will add a mix of architectural styles in 400+ residential units over the next few years. The Scott at Brush Park has recently opened, adding over 200 apartments to the corner of Woodward …

Architecture

Do you think it's better to rent or to own?

Calling all Ottawa-Gatineau renters and homeowners!<p>We’re looking to compile a collection of stories on the pros and cons of living in a rental versus …

Home Ownership

Condo Building Planned for 67th & Oak

Coromandel Properties (formerly CM Bay Properties) has submitted an application to rezone an 18,274 SF site they own at the Northeast corner of Oak …

Architecture

Throwback Thursday: Karma Condos on Grenville Street

Construction is now wrapping up at the Grenville Street site of Lifetime Developments and CentreCourt Developments' Karma Condos, a 50-storey …

Karma

Upscale, modern condos in Shaw want over $1M

These fancy schmancy listings come with top-of-the-line finishes<p>This Federal rowhouse in Shaw was constructed in c. 1890 and later converted into two condos with top-of-the-line finishes by D.C. area firm Lock7 Development. The two condos are now up for grabs for $1.095 million and $1.325 …

Real Estate

Leslieville condo building is home to Toronto's newest theatre

After decades as a travelling theatre company, Crow's gets a permanent home inside new condo development<p>For more than 30 years, Crow's Theatre hasn't …

Real Estate

Lindvest's SuperSonic Condos Launching at Don Mills & Eglinton

New development is being spurred across Toronto along Eglinton Avenue by the Crosstown LRT, now under construction and planned to open in 2021. One …

Hotels

Occupancy Well Underway as The Code Gears Up for Registration

With construction now practically complete at the St. Clair West site of BLVD Developments and Lifetime Developments' The Code Condos, residents …

Architecture

How to Buy a Condo: 10 Essential Tips to Get You Started [INFOGRAPHIC]

[Estimated read time: 5 minutes]<p>When buying a condo for the first time you will find that there is a slight difference between buying a single-family …

Mortgages