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Old Posted Jan 8, 2012, 9:35 AM
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Wow. I love it; especially the upper floors.
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Old Posted Jan 16, 2012, 1:57 AM
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88 Scott, Toronto

New higher quality rendering.



http://88scott.com/
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Old Posted Jan 16, 2012, 9:09 AM
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ah finally!
     
     
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Old Posted Jan 16, 2012, 7:11 PM
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Keeps looking better and better with each new render...
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2012, 7:29 AM
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This building will be 202 meters.
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2012, 2:17 PM
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Looks like a great building. I love how it blends some classic design into the overall modern building.
     
     
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2012, 2:59 PM
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This building will be 202 meters.
I believe at this point it has only applied for the height increase, once it is approved I'll update the title.
     
     
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Old Posted Jan 28, 2012, 9:16 PM
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Keeps looking better and better with each new render...
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Old Posted Feb 2, 2012, 8:11 PM
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Updated with new height info:

http://www.toronto.ca/legdocs/mmis/2...file-44929.pdf

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That's a lot of office space that will need to be vacated to build this.
     
     
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Old Posted Feb 4, 2012, 1:54 PM
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Hopefully they can find room in one of the newly constructed or proposed office towers.
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Old Posted Feb 16, 2012, 1:47 PM
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Well, Well, Well ...2013 is shaping up as the year of the 650 foot tower ++++

88 Scott has been approved at the Toronto-East York Council. Will be going into sales this spring.

Height : 205 meters!!
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Old Posted Feb 16, 2012, 6:25 PM
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Awesome news, another tower over 200m is great!
     
     
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Old Posted Feb 18, 2012, 4:41 AM
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New rendering for 88 Scott.

Puke. This design went from bad to worse.


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Old Posted Feb 18, 2012, 4:50 AM
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All they've changed are the setbacks at the top, but they were arguably the tower's best aesthetic features. I think it still looks fairly nice.
     
     
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I liked the prior design, BUT is it me or is Toronto the only city I know of that can do 'Post Modern' RIGHT (well bottom portion anyway). It looks awesome, but not as much as before.
     
     
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Old Posted Feb 18, 2012, 6:26 AM
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I liked the prior design, BUT is it me or is Toronto the only city I know of that can do 'Post Modern' RIGHT (well bottom portion anyway). It looks awesome, but not as much as before.
The bottom portion is already there. They are using the facade of a historic building as a base for the tower.
     
     
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Old Posted Feb 18, 2012, 5:58 PM
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I still hate the random glass boxes. They have nothing to do with the post-modern program of the building.

Also, why did they ruin the crown? It seems developers in Toronto generally don't take aesthetics into consideration at all. Hell, they'd use aluminum siding if they could get away with it.
     
     
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I liked the prior design, BUT is it me or is Toronto the only city I know of that can do 'Post Modern' RIGHT (well bottom portion anyway). It looks awesome, but not as much as before.
looks can be deceiving. especially in renders

but i'm really rooting for this one. i hope it pulls through
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Old Posted Feb 20, 2012, 2:51 PM
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Not as good as the original, but I guess that's the compromise to get this thing built.
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