Canada is one of the fastest-growing countries among other developed countries. Canada has the twelfth highest human development ranking index and economically it is the tenth economically largest country.
Canada has more than 10 tallest buildings with them and they are tall enough too called as skyscrapers. These buildings are filled with modern architectural ideologies and it shows the source of newly emerging ideas among those architectures. Most of the tallest buildings of Canada are located in the biggest city Toronto.
First Canadian space, Toronto:
The tallest building of Canada is located in Toronto and it breaks the record of the tallest building in Canada. Its height was about 978 feet with around 72 floors. This skyscraper is the third tallest architecture in the country but their height is get surpassed by the CN Tower, because CN Tower is the tallest free-standing structure in Canada.
Adelaide hotel, Toronto:
This hotel was located in the financial district of Toronto and it is the third tallest skyscraper in Canada. This tower is built with 57 floors among them 37 floors are hotels and from 38-57 it is a condominium suite and top two floors are contained with spa. Architects of this tower have planned to build a tunnel under the city to connect with Toronto’s underground pathway but due to the high cost, they have dropped down this plan.
Scotia plaza, Toronto:
Scotia Plaza is a building with commercial office purpose and it was located in Toronto. It was North America’s 22nd tallest building built with around 68 floors. The construction of this building was started in 1985 and completed in 1988. Originally this building was owned by Scotia Bank, but the bank sold this property in the year of 2012.
The aura, Toronto:
Canada’s tallest residential tower is the AURA; it was built with 79 floors. The project was started in 2010 and ended at the end of 2014. The building was located at Toronto’s Downtown Yonge district. This property is built-in with Fitness centers and the basement is contained with Food court. The owners of the building are stating the possibilities for connecting the complex with Toronto’s underground pathway system.
The One, Toronto:
Last but not the least The One is a super tall skyscraper which is currently under construction in Toronto, Canada. When completed, it will be the tallest building in Toronto, Canada.At 309 metres and 85 storeys, The One will be taller than First Canadian Place, which has been Canada’s tallest building since 1976. It will also be Canada’s first skyscraper, as defined by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat. The construction of The One is expected to be completed by 2022 or 2023 with The One’s retail space anticipated for opening in 2020. Sam Mizrahi president of Mizrahi Developments a private real estate development company received approval from the city to build on September 12, 2016
For many years Canada is restricted with laws to build tallest buildings in the city. Still, several other cities have the height restriction laws in force. Visit all these amazing places and enjoy the wonders.