Harris Square Condos at River City is an extraordinary new development located at Lower River Street in Toronto. To say that the design of this building is eye catching is an understatement: it was awarded the 2014 Bild award for best building design. The design is iconic and is becoming known throughout the city as development continues.
Beside River City (Harris Square), just a moment’s walk away, is the 18-acre Don River Park. This beautiful park is a lush urban garden of rolling hills, woodlands, and open lawns. It is a park perfect for walking, running, and cycling. These new condos are in easy walking distance of many amenities, including restaurants and shops. There is also quick access to the transit system allowing for easy access to all of the Greater Toronto Area. Harris Square has a walk score of 92/100 and a transit score of 96/100.
These condominiums are in the preconstruction phase and do not have a known completion date. The exceptional building will be 12 storeys tall and consist of 140 units. The inside of these condos, much like the outside, will be build for comfort and class. The building is designed as a series of pentagonal plates, providing room for over-sized balconies on many of the floors.
Urban Property Capital Group alongside Saucier + Perrotte Architects are pushing condo designs to the limits with the Harris Square Condos. Urban Capital started with a single 48 unit development in 1996. Today, the company is now thriving, as it has built over 3,500 urban condominiums, with 1,000 more under construction. Its developments push the envelope of modern living, with the owners seeing themselves as pioneers. Their passion is high-end, yet functional, green-living designs.