This collection of affordable units in downtown Toronto is designated for artists and their families for as long as the units exist. The Artscape Lofts at 210 Simcoe are a result from efforts of the City of Toronto’s Affordable Housing Office and its Home Ownership Assistance Program, Section 37 development agreements and City Planning, plus Artscape’s development partners.
Pre-occupancy (development) cost: N/A
Affordability model: Below-market ownership and rental (residential)
Building Ownership Detail: Privately owned condo development
Area (square feet): 3,500
Spaces included: 15 condominium units
Tenants: Private residences
Building accessibility: Fully accessible by Ontario standards
Developer: Sorbara Group + Diamondcorp
Design: Page + Steele and IBI Group Architects
Residents of The Artscape Lofts at 210 Simcoe were some of the first to participate in Artscape’s Value Exchange Program.