Oakville GO Master Plan

Oakville GO Station When Smart Density envisions a master plan, you can expect a compelling document that communicates complex planning policies and solutions to local challenges in a digestible manner to your audience. Take the Oakville Station District Master Plan, for example, which highlights how a master plan report can be exhaustive, instructional, and approachable […]

Vision for Value Village

The Big Idea: Utilizing the unique intersection of the Barrie line Railway Corridor and Bloor Street West

The Dundas Edward Centre Master Plan

The Dundas Edward Centre Master Plan Redevelopment of an underutilized site into a mixed-use residential tower in the core of Toronto’s downtown. Client: Crown Properties (NAIOP Young Leaders), NAIOP Development Challenge (3rdPlace) & People’s Choice Award, in collaboration with Mark Gaglione(Construction Sciences at Ellis Don), and Brett Llewellyn-Thomas (NovaRidge Development)Location: Toronto, ONScale: Block PlanSize: 1.1 […]

Bloor-Dufferin TDSB Lands

Bloor-Dufferin TDSB Lands Converting TDSB surplus lands at Bloor-Dufferin into a community concept ide Client: ELAD CanadaLocation: Toronto, ONScale: Infill DevelopmentSize: 7.3 acreTransit: Dufferin StationUnits: 6 Laneway RowhousesProject Duration: 2020- The Bloor-Dufferin Redevelopment site is approximately 7.3 acres situated at the corner of Bloor Street and Dufferin Street. The land was declared surplus by the […]

The Silo, Toronto Waterfront

The Silo, Toronto Waterfront How can we use the old silo site as an engine for transforming Toronto’s Waterfront? Toronto’s waterfront is been undergoing a complete revitalization, with many future projects planned and in store. The downtown waterfront contains two giant concrete silos known as the Canada Malting and Victory Soya Mills silos. These are […]

Transit-Oriented Development at Kennedy Station

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 […]

Lansing Square

Lansing Square ‘Free-Range’ Kids:True Family-Friendly Development Client: ELAD CanadaLocation: Toronto, ONScale: Master PlanSize: 15 acresTransit: Future LRT line along Sheppard East Lansing Square is located in North York at the intersection of Sheppard East and Victoria Park. The area is currently a suburban office park, but with the introduction of an LRT line along Sheppard […]

77 James Street North, Hamilton

Grow the Downtown Hamilton Area by utilizing the site’s prime urban location and proximity to two GO Stations which make it easily accessible to current and future residents and workers. Client: Harlo CapitalLocation: Hamilton, ONScale: Master PlanSize: 3.45 acresProject Duration: 2019 77 James Street North is a 3.54-acre site home to the Hamilton City Centre […]