Awards & Accolades
The Minto Group named the 2012 Leader of the Year and Ontario Green Builder of the Year for the second year in a row by EnerQuality, Canada’s foremost provider of green building services. The awards were announced as part of the 2013 Builder and Renovator Forum – the residential construction industry's premier educational event.
Megan Van Rijt, Design Consultant for Minto Communities Canada, wins the Best Customer Testimonial award.
The Minto Group named Green Builder of the Year (Low-Rise) by the BILD Association of the Greater Toronto Area at their 33rd annual awards. Each year, BILD presents the local home building industry's most prestigious awards to those organizations who demonstrate home building excellence.
The Parade of Homes – presented by The Home Builders Association of Metro Orlando – awarded Minto Communities USA's Brenner Courtyard model home in Lake Nona First Place in the Multi-Family, Under $300,000 category. Starting in the low $200s, the spacious design features 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 car garage and an extensive list of premium features.
The Minto Group's Minto Suite Hotel receives the highest 5 Key Eco-Rating from the Hotel Association’s Green Key Eco-Rating program. To earn its 5 Key rating, Minto Suite Hotel increased staff training in environmental awareness and behaviour and participated in government energy reduction programs, such as Save-on-Energy.
The Minto Group’s 180 Kent Street office tower became the first and only building in Ottawa to receive the Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) Building Environmental Standards Level 4 certification – BOMA’s highest level of recognition for excellence in environmental best practices within the commercial building industry.