About the Neighbourhood
Professional singles and couples choosing to live downtown where they can enjoy a commute free live, work and play lifestyle are flocking to CityPlace, one of Toronto’s newest neighbourhoods. CityPlace is a master planned community is situated on 45 acres of prime downtown Toronto real estate. CityPlace encompasses 5.4 million square feet of residential and commercial space making this one of the highest density neighbourhoods in Toronto. When this neighbourhood is completed in 2016 it will be home to approximately 15,000 residents. At the heart of this urban development is Artspace a outdoor public art gallery featuring art installations and sculpture dispersed throughout the neighbourhood. The focal point of the neighbourhood is Canoe Landing Park, an 8 acre park dotted with a myriad of art installations. The most iconic of these is Red Canoe, created by the acclaimed Canadian artist Douglas Coupland. Red Canoe is perched at the south end of the park overlooking the Gardiner Expressway. It has become a Toronto landmark.