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More Culture: Investing in our People, Celebrating their Contributions

At Minto, our belief in the importance of recognition and appreciation forms the foundation of our organizational ethos. We appreciate the contributions of each employee and the diverse perspectives they bring to the table. [...]

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25 October, 2023

Designing Better Communities: Q&A with Matt Brown, Director - Product Development

We recently sat down with Matt Brown, Director - Product Development for Minto Communities Canada, to learn more about his role and his team's approach to product design.

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Life @ Minto: A Human-Centric Workplace

What is a human-centric workplace, exactly? It’s one that revolves around its people and considers their specific needs. By adopting a human-centric approach, we are committing to crafting our workplace intentionally around the desires of our employees [...]

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

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21 sustainable actions you can take this year

Bettering the planet is more important than ever. We’ve pulled together 21 eco-friendly ideas for you to follow this year […]

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10 tips for saving energy and lowering your hydro 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.

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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.

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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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6 tips for creating a fun and functional playroom

A playroom is a great way to keep toys out of sight and mind, and encourage independence. Here are 6 tips for creating a fun and functional playroom.

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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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Recognizing the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

September 30th marks the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation in Canada. As proud Canadians, it’s important to remember, support and celebrate our Indigenous peoples. Read on to learn how you can show your support for Indigenous communities on this important day […]

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Canada Day 2023

Canada Day 2023: Ways you can celebrate

Canada Day 2023 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 2023 celebrations taking place from coast-to-coast, along with ways to recognize and support our Indigenous artists and communities [...]

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

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How to unplug (for real)

We’re going to let you in on a little secret: If you put your phone down right now and walk away from it for even a few hours we promise YOU WILL SURVIVE. While the addiction is real, we’ve got a few ways to help you unplug from technology – and plug back into life […]

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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 [...]

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Apartment LIVING

Apartment Suites, Townhomes and Garden Homes

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A Guide to Becoming a First-Time Renter

From budgeting, to searching, to applying, we have answers to all the questions that first-time renters have about how to find an apartment. With help from Minto Apartments Leasing Consultant, Lauren Stroud, this is go-to guide will make your transition into your first apartment as smooth as possible […]

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Our Ultimate Guide to Oakville, Ontario

Discover the perfect blend of urban buzz and suburban serenity in Oakville with our local, hand-picked guide! From exploring the waterfront to hiking its lush trails and exploring historic streets, Oakville offers you endless things to do […]

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10 easy plants your apartment needs right now

Terrible plant parent? Give your green thumb one more shot with our must-read apartment plant guide. Let us show you exactly where 10 easy-to-take-care-of plants that can survive and thrive in your apartment [...]

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Ottawa LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

New Avenue Townhomes come to Parkside at Arcadia

Parkside at Arcadia presents its latest addition to the community: Avenue Townhomes. Perfect for first time home buyers and investors, Avenue Townhomes provide three storeys, a garage, generous windows and 2-3 bedrooms.

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Phase 2 launches in Avalon Vista, Orléans

Brand new and re-designed Single Family Homes in Avalon Vista Phase 2. On sale now!

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The 23-year legacy of Minto Communities and CHEO

For 23 years running, we’ve designed and built the lottery’s Grand Prize while putting heart and soul into each home. See how we continue to support CHEO with you.

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GTA LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Exploring Long Branch: A Hidden Gem in Toronto

Explore the premier amenities around Westshore.

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Why We Love Fall in the GTA

7 Reasons to Fall in Love With Fall in the GTA

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Celebrating Industry Excellence at the OHBA Awards

Learn more about the accolades earned by Minto Communities at the prestigious 2023 OHBA Awards.

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Calgary LIVING | New Homes

Detached Homes, Townhomes & Condos

Pros & Cons of Moving to Calgary - Things you need to know

Explore the pros and cons of living in Calgary to help you better understand what to expect when moving here.

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10 Unique Workout Classes in Calgary and Airdrie

Whether you're looking to jumpstart your workout routine or break up your regular gym schedule, these unique fitness studios in Calgary and Airdrie are sure to get your heart pumping.

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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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