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Life @ Minto: Empowering Employees Through Learning and Development

Growth and development are one of the pillars of what makes Minto a human-centric organization, where we create better places to learn, grow and evolve our workforce. Investing in learning and development empowers our people to thrive in their current roles and prepare them for future ones [...] [...]


19 September, 2022

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Life @ Minto: Empowering Employees Through Learning and Development

Growth and development are one of the pillars of what makes Minto a human-centric organization, where we create better places to learn, grow and evolve our workforce. Investing in learning and development empowers our people to thrive in their current roles and prepare them for future ones [...]

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How Minto is working to reduce construction waste

Minto’s Canadian homebuilding operations have been tracking construction waste diversion since 2009 and continues to target a minimum 80% diversion rate [...]

Articles related to how to save energy and reduce waste, net zero, greening your commute and all things sustainability.

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How to prepare your garden for spring planting

Spring has officially sprung – and you know what that means! Remove all traces of winter from your outdoor space and get ready for spring gardening by following some of our clean-up tips [...]

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22 pet friendly plants perfect for your apartment

Looking to spruce up your place with a little greenery? If you’re a cat or dog parent, you’ll want to make sure it jives well with your furry friends. Take a look at this list of pet friendly plants that are perfect for your apartment […]

Articles on design trends, DIY projects and hacks, tips on how to organize your space and all things design and décor.

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7 tips to declutter your apartment Marie Kondo style

The secret behind the KonMari Method is the order in which you tidy your space. Read to find out why everyone is obsessed with the KonMari method and how it can transform your life and home [...]

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A roundup of colour trends for 2022

The start of a new year may be all about resetting our personal intentions, but it’s also the perfect time to refresh our living spaces and embrace the very latest colour trends. We’re tapping in to the top picks of some of the most renowned colour authorities to see what shades they’ve chosen as the standouts in 2022. Read on.

Articles related to education, innovation, finance and living smarter.

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8 tips to warming up your apartment (without breaking the bank!)

Whether you live in a newly built, freshly renovated or older apartment, you can't avoid the winter weather. Take a look at these 8 tips on how to warm up your apartment without breaking the bank [...]

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10 tips for lowering your energy bill this winter

The colder months usually mean higher energy bills. Here’s 10 ways to reduce your energy consumption and save money this winter, without sacrificing comfort.

Articles related to giving back, getting involved in your community and how you can change it for the better, and events and initiatives that bring us together.

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7 Tips for Newcomers to Canada

Stepping foot into a new country can be both scary and exciting. It can often have you longing for the comfort of family and everything familiar to you. Having faced the same waves of emotions as most newcomers, Mohini Mohandas, a wellness blogger who recently moved to Canada, shares a few tips to make this journey smoother [...]

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Canada Day 2022: Ways you can celebrate

Canada Day 2022 is almost here! With it comes an opportunity to celebrate what it means to be Canadian—from our diverse culture to our commitment to equality and inclusion. This year, we’ve compiled a list of Canada Day 2022 celebrations taking place from coast-to-coast, along with ways to recognize and support our Indigenous artists and communities [...]

Articles related to spring cleaning, better sleep, managing stress, staying active and living a healthier lifestyle.

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10 simple health tips for children to follow

Establishing a healthy lifestyle is important for the physical and mental well-being of children. Here are a few tips that are easy for kids to follow [...]

Mohini Mohandas

7 ways to bring mindfulness into your daily life

Navigating her way through big-city life, Mohini is a slow-living enthusiast and mindfulness writer. A big believer of living in the moment, she aspires to spread the power of present-moment living to those who most need it. Take a look here for her 7 tips on how to bring mindfulness to your daily life [...]

Apartment LIVING

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

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8 weekend getaways a short drive from Ottawa

With a gorgeous French chateau in the middle of the city, a buzzing all-season farmer’s market and the pristine Rideau canal running alongside, there are plenty of things to do and explore when you live in Ottawa [...]

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High Park Village

Our Property Manager, Karen Jones on why residents love living at High Park Village

We caught up with Karen Jones, Property Manager at Minto Apartments, to talk about the High Park Village community in Toronto. Keep reading to learn what Karen and her team are doing to encourage community and connection and why some residents love living there so much they’ve been there for over 25 years [...]

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A tidy Minto apartment in Toronto

7 tips to declutter your apartment Marie Kondo style

The secret behind the KonMari Method is the order in which you tidy your space. Read to find out why everyone is obsessed with the KonMari method and how it can transform your life and home [...]

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Ottawa LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Resilient, Sustainable, Holistic

From energy consumption and construction materials to indoor air quality, water usage and more, this year’s Minto Dream Home has a holistic approach to sustainability and wellness.

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Paris comes to Kanata

For the first time, the Minto Dream Home for CHEO comes to Arcadia, Kanata. Bringing Parisian-inspired style to Ottawa West – in Le Rêve.

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Top 5 Design Centre Options for Executive Townhomes

Once you've purchased a new home, it's time to let your personality shine. Personalize your space with a variety of fixtures, finishes, and layouts. Read more to discover the top trends.

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GTA LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Ways to Relax in Your Minto Communities Home

Kick back and unwind right at home this National Relaxation Day.

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25 Black-Owned Businesses You Can Support this Month in the GTA

August is Black Business Month, so we wanted to celebrate some of the amazing Black-owned businesses around the GTA. Discover [...]

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Summer Festivals in the GTA

Explore the top festivals and events in the GTA this summer 2022!

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Calgary LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Shop Eco Friendly Products at The Apothecary in Inglewood

The Apothecary in Inglewood is a local store featuring eco friendly products and a refillery where you can re-use containers to eliminate waste.

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Beat the Heat at These Bridgeland Ice Cream Shops & Gelato Places

Era has some sweet neighbours! These Bridgeland shops have just what you need to close out National Ice Cream Month.

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Creating a Balanced Live/Work Space

Some tips on how you can create a well-adjusted, well-appointed space that caters to your needs, while nurturing a sense of wellness.

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