Photo Updates of River City Phase 1

River City

During last weeks “peak and enter” at the newly completed Don River Park… I stopped by the River City development to take a few photos of phase one under construction!

The 7 storey River St. building is well underway and already taking shape.

River City

The two storey townhomes line the base of the building along River St.

Here’s a close up of the King St. building… eventually the two will be connected by a bridge!

Interlocking stone was used in the construction of sidewalks and roads for the area!

Looking for more updates from River City?  Waterfront Toronto recently relocated one of its web cameras to capture the construction progress of the development! The web camera, which was previously used to capture the construction of Sherbourne Common north, is now on the rooftop of Edge Loft condominiums at 625 Queen Street East.  Still images of the site are taken every 15 minutes and can be viewed on Waterfront Toronto’s construction webcam page and on the River City page.

Images are archived and once the project is complete, a two minute time lapse video is created that showcases the transformation of the project from start to finish.

River City Penthouse Collection Now Available

Penthouse Collection

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River City Penthouse Collection Coming Soon

River City

River City has been making a lot of headway these past few months, and because of it, they’re now gearing up for the release of their penthouse collection!  We still don’t know all of the exact details but some key features I was able to find out are: 10′ ceilings, Saucier and Perrotte signature staircases, large rooftop terraces with stunning views of the city or open green space and gas hook ups!

River City under Construction

As you can see from the photo above, construction of phase 1 is well underway! Even driving through the area you can see signs of the new public spaces, parks and roads coming together! [Read more…]

River City Townhouses with Floorplans

River City Loft Houses

The River City Phase 2 development launched a few weeks back with great reception by the broker community!  I’ve said it before and i’ll say it a million time more…there is massive potential for this part of town with all the different levels of government pumping money into it’s revitalization! The parks, both Underpass and Don River are just the start of the area amenities being built.  The Pan-Am Games of 2015 is also bringing along a variety of local infrastructure that will help connect this part of town with the rest of the City.  These changes are going to pay off by making the area both a great place to invest and live!

For those looking for place with a bit more space comes the River City Lofthouses!  They range in size from 984 sq.ft. to 1328 sq.ft. and are two storeys tall. Each unit also comes with a large terrace…or in this case, veranda at the front of the unit.  Check out the floorplans below: [Read more…]

The River City Sales Centre

River City Sales CentreThe much awaited launch of River City Phase 2 has arrived!  The building is currently available to only small group of VIP Realtors.  I paid the sales centre a visit and took some photos to show what the development will one day look like!

They have a both phase one and two on display for purchasers to see.  Phase 2 stands out against the dark cladding of phase one.  The three glass towers are made from an array of white cladding and glass.

River City Sales CentreFrom all angles the scale model of Phase 2 looks stunning!  The three towers will sit at a height of only 12 storeys.  The West side of the building will have incredible views of the downtown skyline.

River City Sales CentreI love the way the two colours contrast each building yet at the same time the glass pulls the two together! There is no model unit set up at the sales centre but two vignettes of both the kitchen and bathroom are available to see.

The open concept kitchens were designed by Saucier+Perrotte and come with stone countertops, and a kitchen island
(where shown). They also feature industrial-style single under-mount stainless steel sinks, with single lever chrome faucets. The backpainted glass backsplash also has custom valence lighting under the cabinetry. Five brand-name Energy Star® stainless-steel appliances are included in the purchase price and consist of a frost free refrigerator, self-cleaning slide-in stove, 18” or 24” dishwasher, over-the-range microwave, and an all-in-one condensing washer-dryer!

River City Sales Centre

River City Sales CentreThe bathrooms vanities were also designed by S+P with vessel sinks, stone countertops and contemporary single-lever faucets. The medicine cabinets are also custom designed and feature back-lit medicine cabinets with a sliding mirror.

River City Sales Centre

River City Sales Centre

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