TORONTO, March 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Minto Communities was honoured as EnerQuality's ENERGY STAR® for New Homes Builder of the Year (Large Volume) and Leader of the Year at the 2018 EQ Awards held on February 28 in Toronto.
The ENERGY STAR® for New Homes Builder of the Year (Large Volume) award recognizes Minto Communities' commitment in 2018 to building and labeling ENERGY STAR® qualified large volume homes. The Leader of the Year award went to the company's Sustainability Project Manager, Roya Khaleeli, for her commitment, advocacy and leadership in driving the growth of energy efficient housing in Ontario.
"We're proud to be acknowledged for our commitment to green building and creating thoughtful spaces for our homeowners across Canada," says Roya Khaleeli, Sustainability Project Manager, Minto Communities. "Being recognized with the New Homes Builder of the Year (large volume) award for the fourth time since 2014 is a testament to our dedication to building homes that that are healthier, more comfortable, and more energy efficient."
Minto Communities was also a finalist for EnerQuality's Building Innovation (Low-Rise), Building Innovation (Mid- and High-Rise) and Ontario Green Builder awards.
From green building to community building and quality living to responsible investing, Minto Communities has a long history and commitment to people and the planet. Learn more about the company's actions to invest in building a sustainable future at www.minto.com/sustainability.
About Minto Communities Canada
Minto Communities Canada, a division of the Minto Group established in 1955, is one of the premier real estate companies in Canada with a fully integrated real estate investment, development and management platform. Minto Communities has built more than 85,000 new homes, and is well recognized by the Canadian real estate industry as four-time winner of Building Industry and Land Development Association's Green Builder of the Year, four-time winner of EnerQuality's Ontario Green Builder of the Year award and two-time winner of the Ontario Home Builder Association's Home Builder of the Year award.
SOURCE The Minto Group
For further information: Anne Murphy, Senior Communications Manager, The Minto Group, Tel: 613.782.2328, AnneMurphy@minto.com