From SSP (Steeltown)

Construction has begun

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Source: https://dailynews.mcmaster.ca/articles/lincoln-alexander-hall-groundbreaking/
 
New 12 storey student residence developed by Knightstone Capital & McMaster University, designed by Diamond Schmitt. The building is immediately east of the campus and is replacing several houses.

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Wonder how long it'll take for them to gobble up Dalewood middle school..
 
Construction progress on this huge site. Looks like a crane base forming in the near corner. I also don't think this forum has "before" photos of the site, so I copied some old Google views from pre-demo below.

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2-ish years ago from Google satellite, similar angle:
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And streetview from 2016, before all the homes got boarded up in 2018, from the same corner again:
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