One on One with Mark McEwan of North *44

For over two decades North *44 has been considered one of Toronto’s top restaurants as well as the launching pad for famed chef Mark McEwan’s extraordinary career. Today his empire includes such see and be see eateries as One in Yorkville, Bymark in the Financial District and the more recent additions Fabbrica and the new […]

2221 Yonge Condos – The Star of Midtown Toronto

A Guest Post by Barbara Lawlor, President Baker Real Estate Corporation So often we hear midtown Manhattan spoken of with respect and awe, but move over New York City! Midtown Toronto is coming into its own with the addition of beautiful new condominiums offering exciting opportunities to live in this well-established area. Among these residences […]


The Evolution of Design with Munge Leung

How do you create interior spaces that will seamlessly transition from the neo-modernist architectural aesthetic of the building? We speak with William Fortino from renown interior design firm Munge Leung on 2221 Yonge’s interior architecture. Tell us about the objectives and inspiration behind 2221 Yonge’s interiors. The interiors were designed to reflect and complement the […]

3 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Yonge & Eglinton

With all the residential construction, transit expansions and area attractions taking shape in the Yonge & Eglinton community these days, it’s hard to think of this bustling Toronto neighbourhood as the sleepy rural area it once was. Truth be told, the future home of 2221 Yonge Condos has a rich history that we definitely feel […]

Yonge & Eglinton Centre: The Shape of Things to Come

Big things are taking shape in the heart of Midtown Toronto, and the future home of 2221 Yonge Condos. New residential developments are arriving, the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project is underway and now the neighbourhood’s growth and revitalization will be intensified even more with RioCan’s plans for an exciting $100 million overhaul of the Yonge […]


Yonge & Eglinton will Transform with the Crosstown LRT

Yonge & Eglinton is in a state of flux, and 2221 Yonge is excited to be part of the evolution. At the cornerstone of this change is the Eglinton Crosstown LRT project that will link the area to 54 local bus routes, three TTC interchange subway stations and GO Transit, between 52 kilometres of new […]


Leave the Car in Park with 2221 Yonge’s Central Location

Step outside your 2221 Yonge suite and you’ll experience the best of midtown just outside your door. The 2221 Yonge community truly has it all within a short walk from home – gourmet grocery stores, trendy restaurants, boutique shopping, entertainment, green spaces, prestigious schools and more. You’re a few short minutes from the Yonge Eglinton […]

Sandi Pei Designs Outside the Condo Box

Cantilevered building offers modernist detail at Yonge and Eglinton New York-based architect Li Chung (Sandi) Pei fondly recalls the first time he visited Toronto. It was 1974, he was in graduate school at Harvard and had come north to check out the work of his father — modernist architecture legend I.M. Pei — had done […]

Buzz Talk with Sandi Pei [INTERVIEW]

Today we’re buzzing with Li Chung (Sandi) Pei, a partner at the New York-based Pei Partnership Architects. Design is clearly in Pei’s blood. His father is the famous I.M. Pei, the modernist architect behind countless landmark buildings (including Commerce Court in Toronto) and Sandi founded his award-winning firm with his brother, Chien Chung (Didi) Pei.