Meet the Award-Winning Oakvillage Team

February 18, 2015

The excitement is growing for the launch of our visionary, master-planned community of Oakvillage, and as we get closer to our Grand Opening it’s time to get to know our award-winning team. Minto Communities, Branthaven Homes and Emshih Developments are proud to work together to create one of Oakville’s most anticipated new communities, launching this Spring.

True to the exceptional building capabilities of Minto Communities and Branthaven Homes, Oakvillage will be built to the highest aesthetic and architectural standards. An alluring palette of brick and stone will be used to create charming, harmonious streetscapes. With the development expertise of Emshih, residents will enjoy convenient retail right at their front door.

Oakvillage will truly make a lasting first impression for residents and visitors alike. Here’s what you need to know about the Oakvillage team.

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Minto Communities

With 60 years of experience, Minto Communities has grown into one of Canada’s pre-eminent real estate development companies responsible for building over 70,000 residential and commercial properties in Toronto, Ottawa, Calgary and Florida. The company has own numerous awards of excellence including the prestigious 2012 and 2014 Home Builder of the Year from the Ontario Builder’s Association (OHBA).

Value, Innovation, Lifestyle, Design, Sustainability and Quality. These are the words that have inspired Minto Communities for over half a century. Minto Communities takes great pride in being one of the first development companies in Canada to integrate state-of-the-art “green” technologies into their homes and offices.

Minto Communities is committed to ensuring its new residential developments meet third party performance standards such as ENERGY STAR® and LEED. For its leadership in sustainable development the company has received numerous accolades including EnerQuality’s 2011 and2012 Leader of the Year award and BILD Green Builder of the Year in 2013.

Branthaven Homes

Branthaven Homes is re-imagining the homebuilding industry with its own brand of design-based development. From its inception over 40 years ago as a master builder of one-of-a-kind estate homes, Branthaven Homes has grown to become an award-winning visionary of stunning single family homes, executive  townhomes and master-planned communities throughout Southern Ontario.

Branthaven’s drive to improve every detail in design and the building process ultimately shapes the way its homebuyers live life through better living spaces. Homeowners enjoy life-centric home designs and exceptional craftsmanship and are surrounded by exceptional features and outstanding amenities. It’s the foundation for Branthaven’s industry-wide reputation of excellence.

Oakvillage is one of the latest projects in a roster of Branthaven’s acclaimed communities in Southern Ontario. Branthaven brings exceptional talent, leadership and dedication to every project and, in turn, delivers on their promise to give customers the “best built home at any price.”

Emshih Developments

Founded in 1978, Emshih Developments is one of the leading property development and management companies in the city of Burlington and the wider Halton region.

Best known for its retail developments and healthcare facilities, Emshih is often credited for turning Burlington into a regional commercial hub through its development of “Big Box” retail and full-serviceretail centres. Among its most prominent projects are the Burlington Retail Power Centre, BurloakCommon, Upper Appleby Professional Centre and the recently completed LaSalle Park RetirementResidence.

Emshih also partners with other developers to integrate commercial space into newmixed-use residential developments. Emshih plans to bring its proven expertise to Oakvillage with animpressive array of new service commercial and retail space as well as a vibrant lifestyle communityfor seniors. Emshih has received many awards for its work, including the Heritage Award from HeritageBurlington LACAC, the Environmental Award from the Hamilton-Halton Home Builders’ Association forits contribution to the environment in new development projects, and the Mayor’s Business Recognition Award for its commitment to beautify the community.