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Homeownership for 23-year-old Mariah Wilson came early when she visited the show suite of Minto Communities Canada’s The Annex in the heart of Kensington Calgary. She was intrigued by The Annex’s vibrant and walkable inner-city location, the building’s design, including its focus on sustainability and the fact that she would have quick and easy access to transportation.
Minto Communities USA, Margaritaville Holdings and the St. Joe Company are planning to build another active adult community near Panama City Beach. The first phase of Latitude Margaritaville Watersound will bring approximately 3,500 homes, including a sales center and amenities. Panama City Beach’s Margaritaville will be the third latitude Margaritaville community, but the first partnership with St. Joe.
Amenity spaces within a development can elevate the experience, with more opportunities for convenience, recreation, relaxation or to connect with neighbours. There's a growing interest in buildings with community gardens, giving green thumbs a place to continue their love for planting, growing and tending to vegetables. Among the apartment developments with community gardens in Calgary is the Annex by Minto Communities in inner-city Kensington, which will have a 17-bed garden slated for its rooftop patio.
Minto Communities USA’s Latitude Margaritaville Watersound, a planned active adult community in Bay County, is projected to break ground by the end of the year. Latitude Margaritaville Watersound will likely include 170,000 homes on about 15 miles of frontage on the Intracoastal Waterway connecting West Bay with Choctawhatchee Bay.
Minto Communities USA has taken another step towards diversifying the product offering and home prices in Westlake by selling a 63-acre parcel to Label & Co., which is approved by the City of Westlake to build 204 single-family detached homes.
Minto Communities USA’s Latitude Margaritaville was the site of its first wedding! The private ceremony was held at 6 a.m., a few hours before the start of the public grand opening event for the community’s new residents-only Latitude Town Center amenities complex. The couple that got married are Dave Beheler and Deb Dubois, who moved to Latitude Margaritaville in July of last year.
Residents of Minto Communities USA’s Westlake community now have a place to cool off. The $15 million residents-only amenities complex known as the Westlake Adventure Park recently opened its first phase, which includes a 360,000-gallon pool, a three-story waterslide, a splash park, pavilions, a playground and a large lawn for events.
Life at Minto Communities USA’s Latitude Margaritaville looks like one long vacation, interspersed with tennis, pickleball, and bocce; all accessible by golf cart. There's even a dog spa called Barkaritaville. More than 300 people lined up to snag one of the community's original units.
Minto Communities has broken ground on its Annex condo project located in Calgary’s northwest inner-city community of Kensington. The nine-storey building will sit on 9A St., just a block off trendy 10 St. with its cafes, boutiques, Safeway and CTrain line.
Palm Beach County's youngest city, known as Westlake, is now booming as a destination for families moving into hundreds of new homes. Since it became a city in 2016 it has grown, absorbing another 200 acres to become a 4,000-acre city. The land that was once 3,800 acres of orange groves in unincorporated Palm Beach County was purchased in 2013 by Minto Communities USA, which started creating the city from scratch.