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Builders lead way in energy-efficiency 2015-03-12

An industry leader in standardizing criteria for performance efficiency, EnerQuality launched in 2005 and has been on a firm growth trajectory ever since. Minto Communities Canada was recognized with three awards including Ontario Green Builder of the Year for its Longbranch master-planned community in Etobicoke.


DRHBA: Why should you want a 'Greener' builder? 2015-03-12

By building sustainable homes and communities that are highly efficient and reduce their carbon footprint. Minto Communities Canada was recently named Ontario Green Builder of the Year at the EnerQuality Awards in February. Not only do they build a very efficient, comfortable home, they also reduce, reuse and recycle on the job site.


Neal leads award winners for 2015 Parade of Homes 2015-03-06

Put on by the Manatee-Sarasota Building Industry Association, the Parade of Homes has opened 93 model homes in the two-county area over three weeks. Homes entered into the event ranged in price from $199,000 to nearly $2.5 million. Minto Communities USA won in the 100 to 200-home category for its Harbor Isle development on Perico Island.


On Site: Live, play, buy groceries: Minto offers all-in-one condo 2015-03-05

At Minto Communities Canada's latest mixed-use, high-rise development, condo dwellers who want more space to play or impress their guests won't have to choose between staying in their suite or paying for the many costs of a night out. By pushing an elevator button, residents can access indoor and outdoor attractions and activities.


Construction progresses on Minto's Festival resort near Disney 2015-03-03

Construction is progressing on Minto Communities USA's Festival community, a 200-acre luxury resort-style residential community near Walt Disney World. Five villa models are scheduled for completion in early April, with plans for 500 two-story luxury vacation villas. The two-story villas range from 1,605 to 2,232 square feet.


Bonita Isles nearly sold out 2015-03-01

Bonita Isles by Minto Communities USA is far ahead of their anticipated schedule for the sell out of their new Bonita Springs community. Bonita Isles has been a major draw for homebuyers looking for a conveniently located resort-style community and luxury home at a competitive price. The Salerno model at Bonita Isles received a plethora of awards.


Hundreds attend grand opening of villa models in Collier Preserve 2015-02-19

More than 500 people attended the grand opening of four new villa models in The Isles of Collier Preserve by Minto Communities USA in early February. Guests also took guided electric boat tours of the Cypress Waterway, walked the community’s nature trails and toured its 7,330-square-foot sales center with a re-created cypress wetland.


Villa opening event successful at The Isles of Collier Preserve 2015-02-15

Minto Communities USA's The Isles of Collier Preserve grand opening event to unveil four new luxury villa models was attended by more than 500. Visitors also took guided electric boat tours of the Cypress Waterway, nature trail tours and tours of the 7,330-squarefoot Discovery Sales Center with its recreated natural cypress wetland.


The story of Minto's Potter's Key 2015-02-13

A Stittsville resident won Minto Communities Canada's community naming competition after seeing a billboard while driving. The community is named "Potter's Key," after a lady who used to live in the community, and was a friend of the woman's family. A first for the home builder, the contest received over 350 entries, of which 194 were unique.


Minto Wins Big at Home Builder Awards 2015-02-10

For Minto Communities Canada, what happens in Vegas certainly doesn’t stay in Vegas. The company has been proudly boasting about the 19 awards it won last month at the National Association of Home Builders 2015 National Sales and Marketing Awards in Las Vegas, the event’s 35th year. Minto took home three gold and 16 silver awards.