Livable Neighbourhoods


Healthy neighbourhoods allow people to  live, work & play while establishing a sense of community.

By means of strategic development, we want to be become a catalyst for further development, growth and diversity.

Build Toronto City-Building priorities are focused on: Engagement, Sustainability, Livable Neighbourhoods, Employment and Transit-Oriented Development .

Our strategic priority of creating livable neighbourhoods enables Build Toronto to revitalize neighbourhoods, build for a growing city and deliver financial results.

With the right investment, we enable livable neighbourhoods in which public space allows for community interaction and where sustainable development can support the growing needs of our City.

Build Toronto estimates contributions in the following areas from projects sold:

Affordable Housing

284 affordable housing units

Bike lanes

0.6 kilometres of shared bike lanes

Park Space

3.6 acres of new park and open space

Public Streets

0.4 kilometres of new public streets

Mixed Use

27.9 acres of new mixed-use development

*Data above reflected from approximate estimates from Build Toronto’s projects sold as at December 31, 2016.  As reflected in Build Toronto’s 2016 Annual Review.

Working collaboratively with Build Toronto and it’s surplus City sites to create opportunities for residents at different income levels is a positive partnership in supporting long-term housing strategies for our City.

– Sean Gadon, Director, City of Toronto Affordable Housing

Liveable neighbourhoods in Toronto designed and developed by Build Toronto

Etobicoke Civic Centre Approved at City Council

Build Toronto is pleased to announce City Council has accepted the Adamson Associate Architects | Henning Larsen Architects | PMA Landscape Architects... Read more

Winning Etobicoke Civic Centre Design Team

On Thursday, May 4, Build Toronto, in partnership with the City of Toronto, announced Adamson Associates Architects of Toronto, Henning Larsen Architects... Read more

A Design Competition to Build the New Etobicoke Civic Centre at Westwood

Build Toronto, on behalf of the City of Toronto, has invited design teams to submit their qualifications for the first of a... Read more

Prime Location for Ten York

On a site with across-the-street access to the PATH, the City’s 30-km underground pathway, and within walking distance of Union Station, Build... Read more