Cover of 2021 ESG Report
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2021 ESG Report: Striving to Build a Better Tomorrow

As conscious leaders in a resource-intensive industry, we know that everything we do here at Minto impacts the environment, our employees, and our communities. It’s why we’re committed to taking responsibility for our actions and why we’re always pushing ourselves to do better. [...]


11 August, 2022

Cover of 2021 ESG Report

2021 ESG Report: Striving to Build a Better Tomorrow

As conscious leaders in a resource-intensive industry, we know that everything we do here at Minto impacts the environment, our employees, and our communities. It’s why we’re committed to taking responsibility for our actions and why we’re always pushing ourselves to do better.

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 [...]

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 [...]

Puppy sitting under leaf

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.

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 [...]

Evergreen Fog

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.

Feet on heater in apartment

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 [...]

Canada Day 2022

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

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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Feet on heater in apartment

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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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 [...]

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Ottawa LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Designers of the Caraway

Meet the Designers of the Caraway

Our power team designers are back for the 2021 Minto Dream Home for CHEO. See what they've dreamt up this year.

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2021 Minto Dream Home for CHEO Rendering

Giving Hope a Home Since 2001

With over 20 years of partnership, we're proud to give back to our community and build the grand prize for the CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery again.

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Meet the Designers Behind Our New Model Homes

From splashes of colour and eclectic artwork to perfectly furnished spaces on every floor, here's a peek into what you can expect.

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GTA LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Celebrating Earth Day 2022 with Minto Communities

April 22nd is Earth Day, an important day that celebrates earth! Reflecting this year’s theme to invest in our planet, institutions are being called on to implement sustainable business practices and develop strong Environmental Social Governance (ESG) [...]

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A pet owner’s guide to living in the GTA

We’ve put together a pet owner’s guide to living in the GTA by region! Explore all the beautiful trails and outdoor spaces the GTA has to offer by clicking the link [...]

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10 Small Space Design Tricks

Don’t let space be an obstacle for you when designing your dream home. Decorating your new condo can be a breeze with just a few simple tips. Read on for 10 small space design tricks that will have you living in style [...]

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Calgary LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

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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How A Sustainably-Designed Home/Community Is Not Only Good for the Environment But Saves You Money

Sustainability isn't just about being environmentally conscious. It's about the actions we take to invest in building a future by consuming fewer natural resources, minimizing waste and reducing greenhouse gas emissions, while providing customers with modern spaces to live, work and play in.

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10 Best Outdoor Skating Rinks In Calgary

One upside to having below 0 weather more than half of the year is the ability to strap on a pair of skates, bundle up, and hit one of Calgary Park's Adopt-A-Rink many outdoor skating rinks. With a variety of rinks scattered around the city, your options are wide open. From small community rinks to a frozen lagoon, it’s definitely a favourite pastime for locals.

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