1 Bloor East
is a mixed-use skyscraper
currently under construction at the intersection of Bloor Street
and Yonge Street
in Downtown Toronto
. Construction began in the third quarter of 2008
Designed by Bazis International
, the 81-story 1 Bloor East will be approximately 275 m (902.2 ft) tall. The proposal calls for a semi-transparent metal and glass tower that will use environmentally friendly and efficient technology. The building will include 132 hotel rooms and 592 condominiums.