CTBUH Silver Member

Cityzen Development Group

About

Member Since: 2015

Member Offices: Toronto

Cityzen is one of the Greater Toronto Area's most recognized builders with a passion for design. Their urban communities are highly sought after and their award-winning architects and designers are always pushing boundaries. Their mission is to make your community feel comfortable, convenient and refined.

Some of their notable partners include Yansong Ma, Daniel Libeskind, Munge Leung, Architects Alliance and Waterfront Toronto.

Fields of Expertise

Construction / Contractor; Developer; Owner (Buildings, Land)

Membership details

Membership Level

Silver

Member Since

2015

Member Offices

  • Toronto

Buildings

Rank
Name
Status

Completed

Architecturally Topped Out

Structurally Topped Out

Under Construction

On Hold

Never Completed

Proposed

Vision

Demolished

Competition Entry

Canceled

Proposed Renovation

Under Renovation

Renovated

Under Demolition

Height

1

L Tower

205 m / 673 ft

2

Absolute World Building D

175.6 m / 576 ft

3

The Selby

170.6 m / 560 ft

4

Absolute World Building E

157.9 m / 518 ft

5

Garrison Point Tower 1

127.1 m / 417 ft

6

Novus @ Garrison Point I

120.5 m / 395 ft

7

Backstage On The Esplanade

118 m / 387 ft

8

Tower at Pier 27

114.9 m / 377 ft

9

London on the Esplanade

102 m / 335 ft

10

A2

95 m / 312 ft

Awards

Absolute Towers

Winner: Absolute Towers

Best Tall Building Americas 2012

Ctbuh Leaders

Sam Crignano

Sam Crignano

CTBUH Annual Conference, Presenter, 2006

Toronto

Building Completions Timeline

 

Videos

18 October 2012

Best Tall Building Americas: Absolute World Towers: Anthropomorphic Iconography

Joe Cordiano and Ma Yansong speak about the Absolute Towers at the 2012 CTBUH Awards Symposium.

Research

31 January 2019

Low-Rise to High Density in 15 Years: Inversion and the Toronto Exurb

Toronto’s most significant urbanization occurred in the automobile era, with a typical downtown business core and periphery of low-rise bedroom communities. But population growth, greenbelts,...

Global News

25 September 2019

Condo Towers Rising Swiftly on Site of Former Toronto Greyhound Bus Terminal

The site of a former Greyhound bus terminal will soon be animated with new life. At the northwest corner of Sherbourne and Front in Toronto’s...

Statistics

150 m+ Buildings

Average Building Age*

9 Years

Most Common Function*

Residential, 16 Buildings

Most Common Material*

Concrete, 15 Buildings

* Based on 150 m+ buildings currently in the database.

 
 

*Based on 19 Completed & Under Construction Buildings

Building Completions Timeline

 

Construction Time Chart

NOTE: Construction start time is not available for all buildings. The average construction time is only displayed if there is three or more buildings with construction start and complete data in that year.

 

Gross-to-Net Height

NOTE: Gross-to-Net Height is defined as architectural height minus height of highest occupied floor. Therefore, the Gross-to-Net Height is only calculated for buildings that have both the architectural height and the highest occupied floor height recorded.