Double Win for Minto Properties at FRPO's Awards Gala

Minto Properties has earned two prestigious industry accolades at the 2011 Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) MAC (Marketing, Achievement and Construction) Awards and was also named finalist in four other categories.

Every year FRPO members come together, at the annual Awards Gala Dinner, to celebrate businesses and individuals who are leaders in the residential rental housing industry.  Minto Properties is excited to announce receiving the following awards:

  • Property Management Website Award – Corporate Branding
    Received in recognition of the rentals section of which provides residents and prospective residents with a customer-centric online home hunting tool.  With simple search criteria, easy navigation and a number of interactive features, the site is a total user experience that reflects the needs of our renters and the Minto brand.
  • Environmental Award of Excellence – Richgrove Village
    Received in recognition of the work carried out to promote a greener environment by lessening energy consumption and by developing an eco-friendly building at Richgrove Village.  In particular, Minto’s commitment to adopting urban sustainability principles in its planning, design and construction as well as the use of green building and construction technologies reduces the overall environmental footprint of the property.

On receiving the awards, Doug Brunsdon, Vice-President of Customer Experience, said “Winning these awards is fantastic news for the whole Minto Properties team. I would like to thank everyone on the team that was involved in enhancing our website for their great collaboration – we have been successful in leading the pack with our efforts. 

Also, my thanks and congratulations go to the site staff and everyone involved in making Richgrove Village a leader in environmental excellence.  This is a great example of how we can upgrade an existing property and develop a new property at the same site, all the while leading the market in addressing sustainability issues to minimize our impact on the environment.”

What is FRPO?
FRPO (Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario) is the largest association in Ontario representing those who own, manage, build and finance residential rental properties.  With more than 2,200 members across Ontario and over 350,000 homes, FRPO represents the full spectrum of the industry in Ontario.

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