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Minto Communities GTA takes home eight wins at the DRHBA Awards 2022-05-16

Minto Communities GTA is the proud recipient of eight wins at the Durham Region Home Builders Association (DRHBA) 2022 Awards of Excellence, held last month. Successful wins were split across the excellence in home production and marketing categories, with the 90-acre master-planned community The Heights of Harmony receiving top recognition.


Drilling begins for Minto Communities GTA and Creative Energy’s geo-exchange community energy system, the first step in bringing low-carbon energy to Oakvillage’s master-planned development. 2022-03-29

Serving the North Oak towers as part of the larger 38-hectare Oakvillage community, this new geo-exchange community energy system is one of the first of its kind in the GTA and will reduce fossil fuel use for space heating and cooling by up to 95% March 28, 2022 – (Oakville, Ontario) Today, Minto Communities GTA and Creative Energy, broke ground on one of the GTA’s first geo-exchange community energy systems for the North Oak towers located at Dundas St. E and Trafalgar Rd. by...


Canadian rental housing organizations band together offering support for Ukrainians 2022-03-14

As the conflict in Ukraine continues to unfold, a group of Canada's largest private and public rental housing providers have come together to offer sympathy and support for the people of Ukraine. Collectively, Boardwalk REIT, CAPREIT, Hazelview Properties, Homestead, InterRent REIT, Minto Apartment REIT, and Starlight Investments, are working together to identify ways to support those impacted by the humanitarian crisis.


Minto Communities GTA grows, announcing two new acquisitions in 2022 totaling over 1,500 units of development 2022-02-10

Minto Communities GTA is excited to announce the acquisition of two new development sites including plans for a multi-tower, 1,300-unit high rise development steps from Mimico GO Station in Etobicoke, and a 27-acre new low-rise community in Durham Region’s coveted Brooklin community.


Minto Communities GTA wins Low-Rise Green Builder of the year at the 2021 BILD awards 2021-10-21

The award comes on-the-heels of a remarkably successful year for Minto Communities GTA, who launched Net Zero Ready homes as an upgrade feature in both the Union Village master-planned community in Markham as well as The Heights of Harmony in North Oshawa to enthusiastic...


Minto Group releases 2020 Sustainability Report, announces development of Environmental, Social, and Governance framework 2021-09-17

TORONTO, September 14, 2021 – Minto Group (the “Company” or “Minto”) today released its 2020 Sustainability Report, highlighting a new, formalized Environmental Social Governance (“ESG”) strategy. This year marks the company’s 12th annual report and 65th year in business, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to people and the planet. “The challenges of living and working through a global pandemic have reaffirmed our steadfast commitment...


Minto Communities GTA launches second tower in North Oak community bringing more opportunities for sustainable living in Oakville’s new urban corridor 2021-07-12

The fourth phase of the master-planned Oakvillage community debuts Minto Communities GTA’s first high-rise geoexchange energy system July 12, 2021 (OAKVILLE, ON) – Following the resounding success of Oakvillage Phases 1-4A, Minto Communities GTA launches Phase 4B of North Oak. The second of two towers, with the first released in March this year, North Oak debuts the developer’s first multi-residential geoexchange energy system offered alongside wellness-enhancing design and...


Minto Communities names park after late community leader Hunsdeep Rangar 2021-06-16

OTTAWA, ON—June 16, 2021: Minto Communities Ottawa (“Minto”) has named an Avalon, Orléans park the ‘Hunsdeep Rangar Park’ in honour of the late Hunsdeep Rangar, a pillar in Ottawa’s South Asian community.  Hunsdeep Rangar and his family called Avalon home. A champion for Ottawa’s South Asian community, organizer of South Asian Fest, businessperson, and host on CHIN 97.9 FM, he was a beloved father and husband who passed away suddenly at the...


Minto Communities GTA introduces first phase of master-planned community The Heights of Harmony, increasing housing options for families in Oshawa with idyllic natural surroundings 2021-06-04

Minto Communities GTA launches the highly anticipated master-planned community The Heights of Harmony, releasing new single-family homes and townhomes to North Oshawa’s Kedron neighbourhood at an attractive price-point, enabling more home buyers to enter the real estate market.