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SUSTAINABILITY INITIATIVES

Your health and well-being are the highest priority, and that’s why Minto Communities has designed a building that provides fresh air, well-ventilated spaces and individual climate control year-round, constructed and designed with non-toxic materials. Every detail of the building is designed for sustainability and longevity.

Learn more about The Saint's:

Amenities

Sustainability Features

Energy Saving Features

Fancoil HVAC System

4-Pipe Fancoil HVAC System

Year-round control of heating and cooling in every suite. Most buildings require a switchover, with occupants unable to switch between heating and cooling. Allows for optimal comfort conditions year round.

Energy Recovery Ventiation

Integrated Energy Recovery Ventilation (ERV)

Provides fresh, filtered outdoor air directly to all regularly occupied rooms in the suite. Reduces heating/cooling costs while supporting optimal humidity level.

Water efficient plumbing

Water Efficient Plumbing Fixtures

Ultra high-efficiency toilets provide superior flushing performance and efficiency. High-performance faucets deliver the water you need without wasting a drop.

Common Area Features

EV Charging

Electric Vehicle Infrastructure

Infrastructure to more easily install charging stations in the future. Promote healthier air quality in the city. Charging stations available at a cost.

Bicycle storage

Bicycle Storage & Shop

Includes bicycle maintenance tools. On-site bike wash. Easy access for alternative and healthier mode of transportation.

CO2 Control

Carbon Dioxide Control of Amenity Ventilation

Ensures healthy air quality for high occupancy areas by monitoring CO2 levels and activating ventilation system.

LED Lighting

LED Lighting

Energy efficient, long-lasting and mercury-free.

Green cleaning

Green Cleaning System

Chemical-free cleaning system.

Ionized Air Filter

Ionized Air Filtration System

Ionized air filtering system dramatically reduces airborne pollutants such as VOCs, odours, and particulate matter.

Building Features

Air Tightness Rating

Suite and Large Building Air Tightness Testing

Sampled tests of air leakage rates in suites. Confirms improved performance related to air infiltration, odours, and sound.

Bicycle storage

Low Emitting Materials

Selection of low VOC paints, adhesives, sealants, and flooring materials. Reduces off-gassing and smell of toxins. Improves air quality. Green Label Plus carpets.

Rain water collection

Rainwater Harvesting

Rainwater is collected from roof areas and stored in a cistern for future use by the irrigation system.

Under counter waste sorting

Under Counter Waste Sorting Station

3-stream integrated waste station.

Water filtration

Water Filtration

Building-wide water filtration for healthier drinking water.

Targeting LEED

Targeting LEED Certification

LEED is the most respected green building rating system in the world. It is an effective framework to create highly efficient and cost-saving green buildings.

Sustainability

MINTO INTELLIGENCE

At The Saint, every detail has been carefully considered and designed to streamline your life. Minto Intelligence (MI) is a feature-rich smart home package that puts control at your fingertips. Simply download the app to your smartphone or tablet, and access all of these features:
  • Place a call or send an email directly to the concierge desk, from anywhere in the world.
  • Discover amenity hours of operation, and book and reserve amenities.
  • Get messages from an automated parcel system about pending parcel delivery or parcel notification.
  • Adjust the temperature in your suite, even if you are not in the building.
  • Receive messages from the concierge or property management team.
  • View Closed Circuit Television video from cameras in the building.
  • Unlock or lock your front entry door.
  • Open common area doors.
  • Register a guest in advance of their visit, and allow the concierge to more easily identify the visitor, and permit access for their visit.
  • Enter the parking garage without the use of a fob.

OUR COMMITMENT TO SUSTAINABILTY

We also measure our sucess by the health and vibrancy of the lives we touch and the environments we create. From green building to community building, from quality living to responsible investing, our commitment to people and the planet is an important part of what we do.

For us, sustainability isn't just about being enviromentally conscious. It's about the actions we take to invest in building a sustainable future. Our goal is to reduce natural resources to minimize waste and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, while continuing to providing customers with modern spaces to live, work and play. It's our priority today - and it will continue to be in the future. We're focused on building better communities, one home at a time - and sustainability is a big part of what defines "better". Creating spaces that promote comfort, cost savings, health and community connections is something that we're completely committed to.

Cost Savings

Cost Savings

Our communities offer advanced features that reduce water and energy use without impacting comfort or performance, delivering real-world saving year- after-year.

Comfort

Comfort

Windows and walls protect you from the elements, keeping you warm in winter and cool in summer. These features help soothe the senses, ensuring your home is a comfortable and relaxing place to be.

Community

Community

It's not just about what's within your walls. Living in a connected community with real walkability, plenty of green space, parks and recreation offers more ways to meet family and neighbours and promotes a sense of belonging.

Health

Health

Your physical and mental wellbeing is important to us. Your home has been designed to be a healthier place to live with consideration to the materials you touch and the air you breathe.

Minto Communities uses third-party building validations to demonstrate we've delivered a superior product, making our customers feel confident that we're building with them in mind.

Green Building
Energy Star
EnerGuide

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