This project pairs offsite modular and tilt-up construction methods to minimize construction time and maximize the cost-effectiveness of this 3-storey permanently affordable supportive housing project funded by CMHC (Canadian Mortgage and Housing Corporation). Client: St Clare’s Project Lead: R-Hauz Location: Toronto, ONScale: Infill DevelopmentSize: ~7,100 SF GFATransit: 0 m from Bus Stop / Line […]
A housing typology that would allow for a multi-room residential (co-living) building with a shared kitchen and communal space.
Transit-Oriented Development at Kennedy Station Client: HousingNowTOLocation: Toronto, ONScale: Master PlanSize: 2.2 acresTransit: Kennedy GO, Kennedy Subway Station and a new LRT StationUnits: 809 units The following report is a pro-bono project by Smart Density as part of the HousingNowTO.com volunteer-collective. The purpose of this report is to provide a leading-vision of how to maximize […]
1500 St.Clair W Employment Land Client: Local CommunityLocation: 1500 St. Clair Ave W, Toronto Scale: Block Plan Transit: Future Caledonia GO StationProject Duration: 2017 The project had two main drivers: 1. The site has a few factors that support significant intensification: location an a main street, adjacency to a future express transit station, and a supportive local […]