LIVE greener

Reducing energy and GHG emissions through our duct seal initiative

To improve energy consumption and cost-savings at our various properties, we engaged Nerva Energy to apply an aerosolized product in the pressurized ventilation systems in our buildings. This environmentally safe product will improve air tightness without the disruption to building operations. [...]

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24 May, 2023

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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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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Minto Employee Mental Health & Well Being

Prioritizing and investing in employee mental health and well-being

We prioritized employee well-being in 2022 by increasing psychological services benefits, providing a one-stop-shop for well-being, offering wellness-related training, and fostering social connections.

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A countdown to Earth Day

Our mission is to build better places to live. It means that we must recognize the impact we have on the environment and on people. As conscientious leaders, we take full responsibility for our actions, and are deeply committed to push ourselves to do better and build a more sustainable future.

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.

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 [...]

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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 [...]


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.

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.


4 ways to make this a Thanksgiving to remember

Stunning colours, cozy sweaters and pumpkin-spiced everything aside, fall is the perfect time to take stock of what we have and count all our blessings with the celebration of Thanksgiving. We’ve put together a list of 4 ways to make this holiday one to remember – no harvest required [...]

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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 […]

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 [...]

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10 ways to decorate your home for wellbeing

The way you decorate your home can have a huge effect on your wellbeing and overall health. Everything from the entrance to your home, to the materials you choose, everything plays a big role in the way you feel in your home. So, if you’re planning a small makeover of your space, here are just some of the ways you can boost wellness in your house [...]