WaterPark Place Going Green in a Big Way

Our very own RBC WaterPark Place was featured in a recent BlogTO post of the greenest buildings in the city. With Toronto constantly growing, there’s more and more need for sustainable design in new construction projects in the city. The Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system used around the world to signify the sustainability of buildings. They aim to transform the architecture and construction industries by pushing for the creation of high-performing, … [Read more...]

Construction Updates for the Waterfront Area and Southcore

Waterfront Toronto was kind enough to update us about the  following construction advisories and road restrictions in the area and we would like to pass them on to you. Construction News Rees Street Intersection Re-Opening The Rees Street intersection will re-open the morning of Tuesday, July 22.  Crews will continue working east of Rees Street to Lower Simcoe, pouring concrete for the new road base in preparation of the asphalt paving in the next two weeks. New Roadway Construction A … [Read more...]

PATH Coming Soon!

           The new RBC WaterPark Place Tower is almost complete and we are delighted to see the progress. Along with the new RBC WaterPark Place, our building will be connected to the PATH. Walking through the neighbourhood, we saw the bridge to the PATH and can see it is almost ready. We are very excited to be connected to Union station and all the amenities of the PATH.   Here is a video of the proposed building:   … [Read more...]

The countdown for the Pan Am Games begins with a gift from Cisco

Over the weekend, a festival was held to give residents a taste of what is to come for the Pan Am Games next year. The festival kicked off the one year wait to the big games. The celebration started on Friday morning with the unveiling of a countdown clock and speeches by several dignitaries. Cisco was kind enough to unveil a beautiful clock that they created just for the countdown to the games. The clock has many interesting features and many new features will be unveiled between now and the … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek: RBC’s New South Core Tower

We received this great article in a newsletter from BisNow (www.bisnow.com) and we had to share it!. To view the full newsletter or to subscribe to the BisNow list, please click here.   What led Oxford Properties VP John Peets to call WaterPark Place III Toronto's "smartest" building? We brought our camera and some pub trivia questions to test it out. John took us on a hard-hat tour of the 31-storey, 900k SF tower in Toronto's burgeoning South Core, slated to open Sept. 5. The … [Read more...]