Montreal Facts

150m+ Buildings 9 Completed1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque (226 m)
Global Ranking #92 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #18 in North America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #3 in Canada by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Place Ville Marie (1962)
Average Building Age 32 years
Most Common Function Office, 70%
Most Common Material Concrete, 70%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque 1992 226 m
2   Le 1000 de la Gauchetiere 1992 205 m
3   Tour de la Bourse 1964 190 m
4   Place Ville Marie 1962 188 m
5   L'Avenue 2017 184 m
6   La Tour CIBC 1962 184 m
7   Tour des Canadiens 2 2019 168 m
8   Tour des Canadiens 2016 167 m
9   Le 1501 McGill College 1992 158 m
10   Le Complexe Desjardins Sud 1975 152 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Maestria Tour 2 - 168 m
2   Tour des Canadiens 3 2021 168 m
3   Tour Jeanne-Mance - 145 m
4   Icône 2 - 107 m
5   Laurent & Clark II - 80 m
6   20 de Maisonneuve - 75 m
7   Maestria Tour 1 - -
8   National Bank Headquarters 2022 -
9   1000 de la Montagne 2022 -
10   628 Saint-Jacques - -
1   Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque 1992 226 m
2   Le 1000 de la Gauchetiere 1992 205 m
3   Tour de la Bourse 1964 190 m
4   Place Ville Marie 1962 188 m
5   L'Avenue 2017 184 m
6   La Tour CIBC 1962 184 m
7   Maestria Tour 2 - 168 m
8   Tour des Canadiens 2 2019 168 m
9   Tour des Canadiens 3 2021 168 m
10   Tour des Canadiens 2016 167 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Proposed

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CTBUH Initiatives

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water
20 Jul-7 Oct 2018 – Event Invite

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports
2 Aug 2018 – Tour Report

2017 Global Walking Tours: The Space Within Tall Buildings
21 Jun-7 Jul 2017 – Tour Report

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CTBUH Initiatives Related to Montreal

2018 Global Walking Tour: Walking on Water Reports
2 Aug 2018 – Tour Report
This year's 2018 Global Walking Tour explored the role of tall buildings along waterfronts and other natural settings.
2017 Global Walking Tours: The Space Within Tall Buildings
21 Jun-7 Jul 2017 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized its fourth annual Global Walking Tours, which took place in 15 cities around the world.
Tall Timber: A Global Audit
26 Jun 2017, Chicago – CTBUH Research
The CTBUH has produced its latest Tall Buildings in Numbers research study, entitled "Tall Timber: A Global Audit."
CTBUH 'UH'PDATE October 2016
4 Oct 2016, Toronto – CTBUH News
The fourth issue of CTBUH 'UH'PDATE provides information on some of the early events and studies of the Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee.
Global Twilight Walking Tours
25 Aug 2016, Chicago – Tour Report
The CTBUH UH/UD Committee organized its third annual Global Walking Tours in 13 cities around the world, examining public spaces in a twilight setting.
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized guided walking tours of 16 cities around the globe, focusing on urban habitats around tall buildings.
CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Research
Twenty-six buildings taller than 150 meters have been built in Canada since 2005 and it added four buildings taller than 200 meters in 2012, the most ever in a single year.

Global News

Two-Tower Complex Joined by Illuminated Skybridge Proposed for Montreal
28 Nov 2018 – Developers have submitted a proposal for a two-…

Mega-Development to Join Montreal’s Mount Royal District
29 Oct 2018 – Near the northwest corner of Montreal, an…

Development Partners Announced for New Bank Headquarters in Montreal
29 Aug 2018 – The design and development team has been announced…

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Two-Tower Complex Joined by Illuminated Skybridge Proposed for Montreal
28 Nov 2018
Developers have submitted a proposal for a two-tower mixed-use development to join Montreal’s downtown skyline. The 51- and 53-story towers are planned to host 1,500 new…
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Mega-Development to Join Montreal’s Mount Royal District
29 Oct 2018
Near the northwest corner of Montreal, an expansive urban development has been proposed. The scheme includes five hotels, four office towers, a transportation hub, and a…
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Development Partners Announced for New Bank Headquarters in Montreal
29 Aug 2018
The design and development team has been announced for a 46-story bank headquarters in downtown Montreal. The 92,903-square-meter building, which is planned to complete…
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New Tower to Punctuate Montréal Skyline With Art Deco-Inspired Design
3 May 2018
Construction is about to begin on a 35-story condominium tower in Montréal. The Art Deco-inspired high-rise located at 628 Saint-Jacque will contain 258 units, ranging in…
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Sales Launch for 158-Unit Residential Tower in Montréal
26 Apr 2018
The condominium phase of the Humaniti project launched sales for its 158-unit, 39 story tower. The units range in size from 37 to 278.9 square meters. Amenities include a…
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Hôtel Monville Opens in Montreal
4 Apr 2018
Hundreds of new hotel rooms have been added to Montreal's Quartier International with the opening of Hôtel Monville. The 20-story, four-star hotel contains 269 rooms and…
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Tour des Canadiens 3 Breaks Ground in Downtown Montreal
5 Mar 2018
Developers Cadillac Fairview and Canderel are kickstarting construction on the third building in the Tour des Canadiens development. The 53-story high-rise will contain…

Research Papers

Dense Urbanism: The High-Rise Tower as a Building Block for the Public Realm
26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront

“Joan of Architecture” and the Difficulty of Simplicity
Nov 2013 – CTBUH Journal, 2013 Issue IV

Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV