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Minto Commercial receives BOMA BEST® Platinum certification for three Ottawa office towers 2021-02-17

OTTAWA, ON, Feb. 17, 2021 /CNW/ - Minto Commercial is proud to announce that three of its Ottawa office towers have received the Building Owners and Managers Association of Canada (BOMA) BEST® Platinum certification. Recognized for energy management, 180 Kent Street, 344 Slater Street (Canada building) and 427 Laurier Avenue (Enterprise building) are among only five commercial real estate office towers in Ottawa to be recognized with this distinction. Aerial view of 427 Laurier Avenue,...

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Minto Apartments wins Environmental Excellence and Certified Rental Building Program Award of Excellence at 2020 FRPO Awards 2020-12-04

OTTAWA, ON, Dec. 4, 2020 /CNW/ - Minto Apartments was honoured with awards for Environmental Excellence and Certified Rental Building Program Award of Excellence last evening at the Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) Marketing, Achievement and Construction (MAC) Awards. These awards celebrate business leadership and excellence in the residential housing industry. Joanna Jackson, Senior Building Performance Specialist, monitors utility consumption at a Minto Apartments...

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Minto Communities GTA wins six Ontario Home Builders’ Association Awards 2020-11-18

Minto Communities GTA, one of Ontario’s leading real estate development companies, was recognized with a series of wins at the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) awards, including the coveted Prestige Award for Low-Rise Project of the Year for Markham master-planned community Union Village, created in collaboration with Metropia.

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Minto Communities GTA is awarded prestigious EnerQuality Award for the first high-rise air leakage testing pilot program in Ontario 2020-10-09

Minto’s Air Tightness Testing Pilot Project, completed at their 88 Cumberland property, sets a new standard for sustainability in Ontario October 7, 2020 (TORONTO, ON) – Adding to an already successful awards season, Minto Communities GTA has been recognized with a 2020 EnerQuality Award in the Building Innovation category for a forward-thinking Air Tightness Testing Pilot project at their Yorkville high-rise Minto Yorkville Park. Undertaking this pilot project, Minto Communities...

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Minto Communities unveils the 20th Minto Dream Home for CHEO’s Dream of a Lifetime Lottery 2020-09-22

OTTAWA, September 22nd, 2020 – Minto Communities Ottawa is proud to reveal the 20th Minto Dream Home for the CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery in partnership with the CHEO Foundation, to support the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO). Exterior rendering of the Minto Dream Home (The Bohemian)   “This year’s Minto Dream Home is our 20th for the CHEO Dream of a Lifetime Lottery – and our first that features virtual tours only in the interest of...

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Minto Group releases 2019 Sustainability Report, announces Environmental Social Governance strategy development underway for 2021 2020-09-03

Minto Group commemorates over 50 years of investing in sustainability with the release of its 2019 Sustainability Report and the announcement of the development of a comprehensive Environmental Social Governance (“ESG”) strategy to be shared in 2021. This year marks the 11th annual Sustainability Report to be released by the company, demonstrating its ongoing commitment to people, the planet and to corporate governance.

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Minto Group announces three exciting new appointments to its Board of Directors 2020-08-31

Minto Group announced the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors this month. Floriana Cipollone, Gabriel Greenberg and Rachel Greenberg have joined the Board, bringing a depth of experience, leadership and perspective in finance, auditing, directorship, governance and philanthropy.

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Minto Apartments receives LEED® certification for 1235 Marlborough 2020-08-11

TORONTO, Aug. 11, 2020 /CNW/ - Minto Apartments is proud to announce that its purpose-built rental tower, 1235 Marlborough in Oakville, Ontario has been awarded LEED® certification by the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC). This achievement brings the company's LEED certified residential units to more than 6,500 in Ontario. Open-concept kitchen at 1235 Marlborough in Oakville, Ontario (CNW Group/The Minto Group) The LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) rating system...

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Minto Communities wins 3 National Awards at the 2020 CHBA Awards for Housing Excellence 2020-06-13

Minto Communities received top recognition at the 2020 Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) National Awards for Housing Excellence, winning Mid to High-rise Condo or Apartment Project (planned) for downtown Toronto development The Saint, Brochure/Kit for fellow downtown Toronto development 123 Portland, and the Net Zero Home Award for the 2019 Minto Dream Home in support of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario.

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Minto Communities wins big at the DRHBA Awards 2020-05-20

Minto Communities was recognized with a series of wins at the Durham Region Homebuilders’ Association Awards, hosted remotely via YouTube. Not only was their Ivy Ridge development crowned with three awards in New Home Design Production, Minto Communities also received an Outstanding Achievement Award in Corporate Citizenship, and was named “Green Builder of the Year.”

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