Second to the CN Tower, Toronto Has a New Landmark
Friday, December 20, 2013

Over 400 residents have now moved into Aura, occupying the lower level of the sleek and soaring 78 storey tower at Yonge and Gerrard. Currently, construction progress has completed the78th floor and we're continuing up to top off at 81 floors. Settling into their new homes, residents are estatic to be living in the centre of the action.

With the opening of The Retail Shops at Aura, this downtown hub is now home to some big brand stores and services including Bed, Bath & Beyond, Marshalls, RBC and BMO while the P1 concourse level is taking shape and features a wide array of boutique shops, services and a foodcourt. With direct underground access to the College Park TTC subway station, residents, visitors and shoppers to this new Yonge St. icon are already enjoying this exciting retail destination.

Residents and visitors can now savor comfort food with a great social atmosphere at the newly opened restaurants REDS Wine Tavern and Duke's Refresher Bar on the ground floor at Aura - visit their websites: and Look for a third restaurant, Scaddabush, opening in the New Year.

Recently, Aura welcomed the opening of Hard Candy Fitness on the 4th floor. Founded by Madonna, this 42,000 sq. ft. workout hot spot is the largest North American location. State of the art equipment, energetic trainers, serious spin classes and a Madonna themed juice bar caters to all fitness fanatics. To find out more, go to:

Whether you want to shop, workout or dine, the Shops at Aura on Yonge and Gerrard is downtown's new destination. In a recent Toronto Star article, Shawn Micallef deemed Aura to be the "city's newest landmark". Second to the CN Tower, Aura's iconic stature dominates the sky along many downtown streets. Read the full article here:

For those wanting to live the sky life, Aura recently premiered a brand new Penthouse Collection on the 76th & 77th floor ranging from 900 sq. ft. to 1855 sq. ft, all with impeccable suite finishes and incredible unobstructed views of the city. Take a 'virtual spin' in each of the four new Penthouses to experience the height of luxury at To view on your mobile visit

Visit our Presentation Centre to view our Penthouse vignettes. Contact us at 416 962 8688 or at

Stay connected for more exciting updates as Aura continues to reshape the Toronto skyline.