The Residences of 488 University Avenue Download PDF

This project is a renovation and will replace Global House

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Height: Architectural 207 m / 679 ft
Height: Occupied 192.9 m / 633 ft
Height: To Tip 207 m / 679 ft
Floors Above Ground 55
Floors Below Ground 2
Tower GFA 65,022 m² / 699,891 ft²
# of Apartments 453
# of Parking Spaces 158


Official Name The Residences of 488 University Avenue
Other Names The Icon, Residences of U Avenue, Global House
Structure Type Building
Status Architecturally Topped Out
Country Canada
City Toronto
Street Address & Map 488 University Avenue
Postal Code M5G 1V6
Building Function residential / office
Structural Material composite
  • Core: Reinforced Concrete
  • Columns: Steel
  • Floor Spanning: Steel
Proposed 2014
Construction Start 2015
Completion 2019
Official Website The Residences of 488 University Avenue

Companies Involved

Developer Amexon Development Corporation
Design Core Architects
Main Contractor Toddglen Group of Companies
Other Consultant
• Interiors II By IV Design
Material Supplier
• Steel Walters Group Inc.

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