Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Aura's Landmark Glow


Last evening, some of you may have noticed Aura's signature lighting feature.  We've been hard at work in the final tweaking stages of this spectacular LED lighting display that not only completes the construction of Aura but illuminates the Toronto skyline and beyond like no other building. 

Friday, July 17, 2015

The 5th Floor Outdoor Terrace: Our Patio, Your Party


Our 5th floor outdoor terrace has been finished for a few months already, but now’s the time to really take advantage of it! With plenty of seating including chairs and tables, loungers, and massive couches, it’s a great place to hang out, enjoy the view down Yonge Street, and entertain your friends (those who live in the building or don’t).

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Toronto Buildings That Haven't Changed One Bit

Over the last decade, Toronto has seen an incredible amount of change. The cityscape is taller than ever, more attention has been paid to public spaces, and the downtown area has shifted toward a younger, more renter-friendly demographic. The ‘new’ Toronto is fantastic, but amongst all of this change we are still incredibly grateful that so many of our favourite old, historic and heritage buildings in the city are still standing and in use today.
Let’s take a look at a few Toronto buildings that you might not know are over a century old, and are still kickin’.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

The Story of... The Bow


Living in Toronto we’ve all grown accustomed to seeing tall buildings wherever we go, but you should know not every Canadian city is like that. Many of them don’t have towering skyscrapers like we do, which is why when one is built (and a stunning one at that) it’s a big deal. If you’ve ever been out west - or specifically to Alberta - you’ll know we’re talking about The Bow.

Friday, June 26, 2015

Interior Design in the Penthouse: An Interview with Kathy Chow


As you probably already know, Aura's 79th top floor Penthouse Suite is now complete! It's the most luxurious and tallest Penthouse in our entire building (and in Toronto for that matter) with the best views in the entire city. Part of that luxury comes from the expert layout of the space, which has been styled by our talented interior designer Kathy Chow.