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A Kanata subdivision development is abuzz with bees once again. Marianne Gee and her husband Matt Gee, of Gees Bees Honey Company, delivered approximately 80,000 bees to the Kanata Minto Arcadia development Friday morning to replace the two hives stolen from the subdivision at Christmas time a year prior.
After a highly successful model grand opening at LakePark, Minto Communities USA announces a big win in the Treasure Coast Builders Association 2016 Parade of Homes. Four of the six new LakePark models were awarded with the prestigious grand, platinum, gold and silver awards. The Coral Reef, Spruce and Buttonwood model homes also received awards.
Minto Communities USA's Prestwick Grand furnished model residence is now open and available for viewing in TwinEagles' Lockford neighborhood. Lockford showcases 2,600- to 3,800-square-foot one- and two-story floor plans. Each Lockford site has TwinEagles signature golf course, water and preserve views. Just nine homesites remain available.
The incredible achievements of Durham Region Home Builders were celebrated at the annual Awards of Excellence, held at Deer Creek Golf and Banquet Facility. Outstanding achievement awards were presented to Minto Communities Canada and Jeffery Homes who were honoured as Builder of the Year large volume and small volume respectively.
Minto Communities Canada has released new designs at its upscale Mahogany community in Manotick to appeal to buyers looking for a more affordable family home. Featuring large great rooms open to gourmet kitchens, generous mud rooms and walk-in closets, the contemporary-looking homes are available on 47 and 60-foot lots starting at $461,900.
Technology constantly pushes the boundaries of what’s possible and consumers expect the best. In response, developers like Minto Communities Canada are pulling out all the stops to win prospective homebuyers. Houses and condos are innovatively incorporating new technologies, amenities and upgrades for easier, greener and more connected lifestyles.
Members of the building and development industry are constantly improving and raising the bar when it goes to building green, sustainable communities. Minto Communities Canada, as an example, won Ontario Green Builder of the Year for the second time in two years and is now offering net-zero energy ready homes in one of its new Ottawa communities.
In a stroke of good timing, Minto Communities USA opened an office in Tampa Bay in 2008 and made some shrewd acquisitions at the bottom of the market. It snapped up discounted land in Sun City Center in south Hillsborough County and Perico Island in Bradenton, now called Harbour Isle on Anna Maria Sound.
Minto Communities USA has received seven 2016 Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards. Minto earned four Premier Awards and was the second highest ranking builder in North America in the high volume builder category for customer construction experience, purchase experience, design selection experience, and first year quality.
Three new homes and two renovations are among six local projects vying for national honours as the Canadian Home Builders’ Association announced finalists for its annual awards program. Minto Communities Canada grabbed two entries — one for its Hyde model at Arcadia in Kanata and one for a digital marketing campaign.