The Blue Cabin: A Dream of Home in Uncertain Times

Amidst widespread housing instability, many feel that we may never again be able to dream of a home to call our own. There’s a deep... Read More

LORINC: Will Toronto defend its rental replacement law from Doug Ford?

In the late 1990s, then St. Paul’s West councillor Joe Mihevc took up the cause of several hundred tenants, many of them... Read More

EVENT: Gentle Density Local Leaders’ Summit, Nov 22-23

Registration closes November 15th Cost: FREE. Register at Eventbrite! It’s time to explore a more coordinated approach to... Read More

PODCAST: Election Panel with Lorraine Lam and John Lorinc

As Toronto gets ready to vote, we are bringing you regular panel discussions with journalists and experts who will break down the... Read More

Election Panel: the 905 Edition

As Toronto gets ready to vote, we are bringing you regular panel discussions with journalists and experts who will break down the... Read More

LORINC: What’s missing from the missing middle debate

City council has spent the past few years chipping away at the walls surrounding that seemingly impregnable fortress otherwise known... Read More

ELECTION: Toronto is a highrise, rental city – unlike City Council

Last week, Statistics Canada released the latest set of data from the 2021 Census, which included information on housing type and... Read More

The Tower Default – Pt 2

In 1972, Leslie Martin and Lionel March published Urban Space and Structure—an influential book featuring a series of essays written... Read More

Broadway Plan Reflections

This piece started with a simple aspiration: to collect a diversity of meaningful 100-200 word reflections on Broadway Plan processes... Read More

Breaking Down the Big New Batch of Housing Data

How widespread are evictions? How bad are waitlists? And who’s struggling with housing the most? Statistics Canada’s latest survey... Read More