#### isaidso

##### Senior Member

They have double the number of buildings that are 200+ meters. That will take quite a bit of time to surpass.

By 100m+ buildings the City of Toronto will likely move ahead of the City of Chicago some time in 2021. It will happen by 150m+ and 200m+ too but that will take longer. Perhaps 2025? If proposals are realized Toronto will zoom way out in front. In a few years NYC will be the only North American skyline left to reel in. A much tougher ask, of course.

There's also the 300m+ metric but the point is that, quantitatively, Chicago's big lead over Toronto has dwindled to almost nothing. Toronto will pass Chicago..... and in a few years. I suspect some are so used to Chicago's skyline being substantially bigger that it's incomprehensible that Toronto is on the verge of passing it. I might add that these figures don't include Mississauga and Vaughan and we all know there's a ton of stuff going up in both places.

CITY OF CHICAGO

100m+ Built: 336

100m+ U/C: 10

Total: 346

**Proposals: 19**

Potential Tally: 365

Potential Tally: 365

CITY OF TORONTO

100m+ Built: 284

100m+ U/C: 105

Total: 389

**Proposals: 288**

Potential Tally: 677

Potential Tally: 677

CITY OF CHICAGO

150m+ Built: 130

150m+ U/C: 7

Total: 137

**Proposals: 12**

Potential Tally: 149

Potential Tally: 149

CITY OF TORONTO

150m+ Built: 74

150m+ U/C: 35

Total: 109

**Proposals: 112**

Potential Tally: 221

Potential Tally: 221

CITY OF CHICAGO

200m+ Built: 32

200m+ U/C: 6

Total: 38

**Proposals: 6**

Potential Tally: 46

Potential Tally: 46

CITY OF TORONTO

200m+ Built: 23

200m+ U/C: 10

Total: 33

**Proposals: 40**

Potential Tally: 73

Potential Tally: 73

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