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Minto Apartments wins Best Suite Renovation over $20,000 at 2019 FRPO Awards 2019-12-09

Minto Apartments was recognized with the award for Best Suite Renovation over $20,000 last evening at the Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) Marketing, Achievement and Construction (MAC) Awards. These awards celebrate business leadership and excellence in the residential housing industry.


Minto Communities Awarded 2019 Production Builder of the Year 2019-10-25

Ottawa, ON (October 25, 2019) – Minto Communities Ottawa (“Minto Communities”) was honoured this past weekend with four awards at the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association’s (GOHBA) 36th Annual Design Awards Gala, including Production Builder of the Year and three individual awards for the 2018 Minto Dream Home, designed and built for CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery. From left to right: Mark Arnold, Jan Coulis, Natalie Gillis, Amy McCansh, Ryan...


Minto Communities honoured with ‘Architectural Design – Stacked Townhome Unit’ award at the 2019 Ontario Home Builders’ Association Awards of Distinction 2019-10-01

Minto Communities Canada (“Minto Communities”) was honoured with the Architectural Design – Stacked Townhome Unit award at the 2019 Awards of Distinction held September 24, 2019. Presented by the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (“OHBA”), the awards celebrate excellence in building, design, professional renovation, sales and marketing in Ontario’s building industry.


Minto Communities commemorates former Ottawa Justice of the Peace with honorary street naming in Quinn’s Pointe community 2019-08-28

Ottawa, ON (August 28, 2019) – Former Ottawa Justice of the Peace, Lynn Coulter, was honoured at a street naming ceremony in Minto Communities’ Quinn’s Pointe neighbourhood on Tuesday, August 27 in recognition of her contribution to Barrhaven and the City of Ottawa over the past 40 years. Coulter was joined by honoured guests including the City of Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson, local Councillor Jan Harder, retired Nepean Police Deputy Chief Devon Fermoyle, Member of Provincial...


Minto Apartments introduces ‘The International’ rental apartments in downtown Calgary 2019-08-22

Minto Apartments introduces its latest rental offering with the conversion of Calgary’s International Hotel into premium long- and short-term rental apartments, known as The International. Scheduled to welcome residents as early as September 2019, this newly renovated 35-storey tower with 252 units is home to a rooftop terrace, lobby bar, full-service fitness centre, party room, media room and modernized indoor pool, with direct access to the Plus 15.


Minto Group releases 2018 Sustainability Report 2019-07-29

Minto Group released its 2018 Sustainability Report, demonstrating the company's commitment to both people and the planet through environmental and sustainable initiatives. The 10th annual report outlines a long-standing approach with a focus on governance, employee well-being, community and environmental programs.


Minto Apartment REIT Announces Unitholder Approval in Connection with Acquisition of High Park Village 2019-07-24

Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: MI.UN) (the "REIT") announced that, in connection with its previously announced acquisition of a 40% interest in the High Park Village apartment complex in Toronto (the "Acquisition") from Minto Properties Inc. ("MPI"), it has obtained consents from disinterested unitholders of the REIT holding, in the aggregate, more than 50% of the REIT's issued and outstanding units (excluding voting interests held by MPI) approving the Acquisition.


Minto Apartment REIT Announces $131.2 Million Conditional Agreement to Acquire a 40% Interest in an Urban Toronto Property with Three High-Rise Towers and Significant Repositioning and Intensification Potential 2019-07-15

Minto Apartment Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: MI.UN) (the "REIT") announced that its operating subsidiary, Minto Apartment Limited Partnership (the "Partnership") has entered into an agreement (the "Acquisition") with Minto Properties Inc. to acquire MPI's 40% interest in the High Park Village apartment complex ("HP" or the "Property") in Toronto. The high-quality, multi-residential property is located in the attractive High Park neighbourhood and comprises 750 suites.


Minto Communities Ottawa announces smart home automation program giving homeowners peace of mind in the palm of their hand 2019-06-03

Minto Communities Ottawa is excited to announce their latest offering of smart home automation solutions for a healthier, safer and more comfortable home. With this new home automation program, homeowners can rest easy knowing that the system responsible for bringing clean, fresh air into their home is being closely monitored and controlled, and running smoothly — even when they are away.


Minto Apartments honoured with ‘Renovation of the Year’ award at the CFAA National Rental Housing Awards 2019-05-17

Minto Apartments was presented with the ‘Renovation of the Year’ award by the Canadian Federation of Apartment Associations (CFAA) on May 14th, 2019. The CFAA National Awards program acknowledges excellence and notable achievements of landlords, suppliers and landlord associations in the rental housing industry.