The Press Room is where you can find a variety of Menkes-related resources, from articles and review, to logos and press releases.
Our company – and our projects – have received a lot of press over the years! Check out the highlights below.
Waterfront Innovation Centre Earns LEED V4 Platinum Certification
September 20, 2023
The building sets new benchmark for highest level of LEED certification.
Menkes announces LEED certification of 8205 Parkhill Drive
May 10, 2023
The first LEED-certified project in the Company’s Industrial Portfolio.
100 Queens Quay East Earns LEED Platinum Status
December 8, 2022
The landmark waterfront office tower earns the highest level of LEED.
Menkes celebrated another successful year on the green in support of life-changing care for Torontonians
October 4, 2022
Annual Menkes Charity Golf Classic raises funds for various healthcare initiatives
Menkes honoured with National BOMA Awards
September 15, 2022
The Company was presented with National Earth and TOBY Awards, further confirmation of its commitment to excellence.
Introducing Shops at One York
September 13, 2022
Menkes is proud to officially launch Shops at One York to South Core Financial District.
Downes Family Honoured in Street Naming Ceremony
July 26, 2022
We marked a significant milestone for Mr. Arthur Downes and his family as we celebrated the naming of Downes Street,
Menkes and QuadReal Announce Topping off Mobilio
July 14, 2022
The first community focused development in VMC reaches structural completion.
INTRODUCING ASSEMBLY PARK
May 30, 2022
QuadReal and Menkes solidified their commitment to the broader community with a $1 million donation to the Mackenzie Health...
Menkes Welcomes Canada Goose to 100 Queens Quay East
May 10, 2022
New state-of-the-art office space for iconic Canadian luxury brand.
Menkes Earns Canada’s Top Builder and Best-Selling Project Honours For Second Year in a Row
February 9, 2022
Top Honours for Second Year in a Row
25 York Street achieves the highest score globally for BOMA BEST®
October 13, 2021
The building sets a new global industry record.
Developers break ground at Festival
October 5, 2021
The community will be the largest in VMC and include the tallest tower
theScore Selects Toronto’s Waterfront Innovation Centre as Site for New, Expansive Headquarters
August 19, 2021
80,000-Square-Foot Waterfront Location Will House Company’s Rapidly Expanding Workforce
Fleur increases curb appeal with striking new piece
May 18, 2021
The downtown condominium tower reveals new public art installation.
Menkes Earns Top Spots for 2020
February 3, 2021
The Company ranks as the best-selling high rise builder and Festival becomes Canada’s top selling condo project for 2020.
Menkes’ Livingston Model honoured with Award
November 20, 2020
The model home in Glen Ashton Estates wins for Best Interior Merchandising
Menkes Welcomes Richardson GMP to 100 Queens Quay East
October 22, 2020
New state-of-the-art office space lease in prime location where the future financial hub is expected to be.
Menkes Property Management Awarded the BOMA Pinnacle
September 24, 2020
The Company was awarded the prestigious BOMA Pinnacle Award for Innovation by the Building Owners and Managers Association...
Menkes Celebrates Topping Off 100 Queens Quay East
August 24, 2020
The landmark tower marks the completion of exterior structure.
Menkes Breaks Ground on Glen Ashton Estates
June 29, 2020
The Company has started construction of its exciting residential development in Oakville
Menkes announces Sun Life as new partner at the Waterfront Innovation Centre
April 29, 2020
Company acquires 50% interest
Menkes welcomes The Second City to its new home at One York Street
November 25, 2019
New address of the legendary comedy institution
Menkes Welcomes B+H Architects to The Permanent
October 16, 2019
The Company signs first lease for the building
AeroCentre Wins International BOMA TOBY Award
June 26, 2019
The Company’s office complex in Mississauga was honoured with BOMA’s most prestigious award.
Menkes Honoured with Four BOMA Toronto Awards
May 23, 2019
The Company was presented with Earth, TOBY, and Pinnacle Awards at this year’s gala.
Toronto Region Board of Trade and Menkes announce new lease at 100 Queens Quay East
April 17, 2019
100 Queens Quay will be the future home of the Toronto Region Board of Trade.
Menkes Announces Office Portfolio is now 100 Percent LEED certified
March 28, 2019
The certification of AeroCentre complex marks the completion of company’s commitment to obtaining LEED
Sugar Wharf – Canada’s top selling condo for 2018
February 8, 2019
New mixed-use project on Toronto's waterfront ranks #1 for new condo unit sales
Menkes Invests in the Revitalization of 320 Bay Street
January 10, 2019
Menkes Expands its Relationship with TD Greystone Asset Management and Invests in the Heart of the Financial District with the...
One York Street debuts Infinite Energy II art installation
October 19, 2018
Menkes proud to showcase sculpture of internationally acclaimed artist Mariko Mori
Toronto’s Waterfront is new destination for MaRS innovation hub
September 25, 2018
Waterfront Innovation Centre will deliver critically needed office space for Toronto’s fast-growing innovation community
Menkes Breaks Ground on Waterfront Innovation Centre on Toronto Waterfront
September 20, 2018
Construction Start Marks Further Growth in the Emerging Waterfront Innovation Corridor
20th Anniversary of Menkes’ Charity Golf Classic
September 13, 2018
Another year on the green supports life-changing care for Torontonians
Menkes welcomes WPP to Waterfront Innovation Centre
July 27, 2018
WPP will be the anchor tenant at the Waterfront Innovation Centre, a cutting-edge 400,000 square foot plus commercial office...
Menkes unveils children’s spaces at Harbour Plaza Residences
May 17, 2018
Menkes unveils Toronto’s first indoor and outdoor condominium children’s spaces at Harbour Plaza Residences
Giant Beach Ball Installation Announced for Festival
May 2, 2018
The Redpath Waterfront Festival, presented by Billy Bishop Airport, is pleased to announce it will be bringing another...
25 York Street Recognized for its Health and Wellbeing Initiatives
January 24, 2018
Menkes Developments' 25 York Street is Canada’s First Fitwel Certified Office Building
Construction of Head Office for LCBO Commences
January 11, 2018
Construction Start Marks the Launch of New Mixed-Use Waterfront Community Called Sugar Wharf
ONE YORK GOES GREEN TO EARN PLATINUM
November 16, 2017
Menkes Developments’ One York Street Earns LEED Platinum Status, and a Record
One York Street Recognized for Connectivity and Infrastructure
October 30, 2017
Commercial Office Building by Menkes is First Completed New Development to Achieve Wired Certification in Canada
AEROCENTRE DONATE 1100LBS OF FOOD FOR CITYWIDE FOOD DRIVE
October 17, 2017
HOOPP Realty Inc. and Menkes Property Management Services Ltd. donate 1100lbs of food to Mayor’s Annual Food Drive
Menkes Raises Funds for Toronto Healthcare Organizations
October 11, 2017
Menkes Charity Golf Classic Raises Funds for Toronto Healthcare Organizations.
Menkes Announces ‘Healthy Spaces’ Program for Office Tenants
September 12, 2017
Company Commits to Encouraging Wellness across its Commercial Portfolio
Menkes unveils new bus shelter
July 26, 2017
New Bus Shelter Unveiled at Airport Corporate Centre
WINNERS, Coppa’s and Mercatino Coming to Downtown Toronto in 2018
July 11, 2017
Retailers will be Located at One York Street in Thriving South Core District
Menkes Wins BOMA International TOBY Award
July 5, 2017
Menkes Wins BOMA International TOBY Award for Kennedy Matheson Industrial Complex
Menkes Signs On as a Fitwel Champion
February 23, 2017
Developer becomes the First Canadian Real Estate Company to Join the Initiative for Workplace Health and Wellness
LANDMARK PUBLIC ART INSTALLATION UNVEILED
February 13, 2017
Menkes Unveils Installation Featuring Piece Attributed to Anonymous British Artist Banksy
TORONTO’S HOTTEST NEIGHBOURHOOD GROWS CLOSER TOWARD WELCOMING NEW RESIDENTS
November 5, 2016
Construction Is Well Underway at The Eglinton, Menkes’ Much-Anticipated New Condominium at Yonge and Eglinton
MENKES DEVELOPMENTS MAKES BRAIN HEALTH A PRIORITY
September 1, 2016
Menkes Developments Makes Brain Health a Priority
New Community by Menkes to Feature Office HQ for LCBO and Two-Acre Park
May 5, 2016
Landmark Mixed-Use Development Proposed for Toronto Waterfront
Grand Opening: Menkes builds LEED Silver home in Halton Hills
January 26, 2016
Canada’s newest LEED Silver home has been built in Halton Hills.
Buzz Buzz Homes: Humber Mews now under construction
November 9, 2015
Construction has begun on Humber Mews, Menkes Developments' highly-anticipated collection of townhomes in Etobicoke.
25 York achieves record BOMA BEST score
October 15, 2015
Menkes Developments Ltd.'s 25 York Street property in downtown Toronto has achieved BOMA BEST Platinum certification with a...
25 York Street Achieves Platinum BOMA BEST® Certification
September 21, 2015
Menkes 25 York Street celebrates as the highest scoring property in the BOMA BEST® program
Toronto Star: North York's Evolution Has Made Fans Of Residents And Builder Menkes Developments
July 17, 2015
Since realizing the potential of a quiet bedroom community to Toronto just north of Hwy. 401 three decades ago, Menkes...
Press Release: Menkes Hosts Event To Educate Homeowners On ENERGY STAR® Homes In Georgetown
June 17, 2015
In an ongoing commitment to green homebuilding, Menkes Developments Ltd. is building their Enclaves of Upper Canada community...
Buzz Buzz Homes: Fabrik Condos By Menkes Takes Shape In Toronto's Fashion District
June 16, 2015
Located on prime real estate near the corner of Richmond Street West and Spadina Avenue, Fabrik Condos by Menkes...
Globe & Mail: New Smart-Building Technology To Take Pulse Of Telus Tower
June 10, 2015
In the ever-changing world of commercial building technology, the Telus Tower at 25 York St. in Toronto's south financial...
News Release: Honeywell Brings Cloud-Based Facility Services And Insights To Toronto's Premier Smart Building
June 9, 2015
Attune Services and LEED Dynamic Plaque to Optimize Performance and Operational Efficiency at the 25 York Street Office Tower.
HOOPP Property Teams Win LEAP Awards
June 1, 2015
Five real estate property management firms across Canada received a Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) Leadership in...
Press Release: Menkes Continues Support For The Yee Hong Foundation
February 12, 2015
Real Estate Leader Supports Annual Dragon Ball Gala with Dragon Level Sponsorship of 2015 Event
Press Release: Waterfront Toronto And Menkes Launch Waterfront Innovation Centre
February 6, 2015
Waterfront Toronto and Menkes Developments Ltd. (Menkes) are proud to announce the launch of an innovation centre which will...