New to Burlington or just looking to meet others who live in the area? Here’s our quick list of the most popular groups and best places to meet new people in Burlington to expand your social network in the community.   “Live & Play” Community Programs   The City of Burlington offers a number of recreational programs aimed at 19+ and the 55+ age groups. There are hundreds of a[...]
 
 
 
It’s that time of year once again, the holidays are over, your New Year’s resolutions are fizzling out (good for you if you’re still going strong) and the road to financial and physical recovery is well on its way. Although things are starting to look up, you may be experiencing the January blues. Here are a few tips and tricks to turn that frown upside down and help you survive the homestretch th[...]
 
 
 
On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018, the 24th annual AFP Philanthropy Awards dinner was held at the National Arts Centre’s new Canada Room. The annual dinner features the charity, corporate and business communities of Ottawa who have displayed outstanding philanthropy and dedication towards bettering their communities. Eight individuals were honoured at this ceremony, including the late Johnathan[...]
 
 
 
New to Ottawa? Or just wondering how to make the most of this holiday season? Well, you’re in luck because Ottawa is one of Canada’s most festive cities during this time of year! From winter festivals, to light shows, to quaint Christmas markets and more - there’s something for anyone to enjoy and get into the holiday spirit. Just don’t forget to bundle up before heading out! The Christmas Marke[...]
 
 
 
On Tuesday, November 13th, 2018, the Energy Management team at CLV Group and InterRent REIT held their first ever and first annual Energy Hunt at Forest Ridge Apartments. The Energy Hunt is part of a larger initiative to help educate staff on how to identify inefficiencies at their respective properties and how to deal with them properly. The ultimate goal is to help improve every efficiency am[...]
 
 
 
On Sunday, December 2nd, 2018, our team at CLV Group in Southwestern Ontario participated in the 53rd annual Santa Claus Parade in Downtown Burlington. The parade ran through Burlington along Guelph Line, down New Street and finished on Brant Street. The parade even passed CLV Group’s Rosemount Apartments where the team saw many residents who came out to enjoy the parade and catch a glimpse of [...]
 
 
 
On Saturday, December 1st, 2018, our team at CLV Group in Aylmer, Quebec participated in Parade HOHOHO through Old Aylmer. The parade, which is the official parade for the Gatineau region, ran from the Aylmer Marina to Galeries Aylmer in the evening. Onlookers watched from the sides of the street as well as some from their apartments as the colourful and loud floats passed through the quiet but[...]
 
 
 
Over the weekend, CLV Group and InterRent REIT participated in the 49th annual Help Santa Toy Parade in support of the Ottawa Professional Firefighters Association who collect toys during the parade for less fortunate children in the Ottawa-Carleton regions. CLV Group walked alongside dozens of floats throughout the parade with hundreds of eager young faces awaiting Santa’s arrival. Parade floa[...]
 
 
 
For the past 6 weeks, CLV Group and InterRent REIT have been participating in a local Ottawa softball league! We had 2 teams participate in the league, “Now You’re Home.” and “LIVE. PITCH. PLAY.” Every Thursday, our 2 teams played against other teams in the league and battled it out for the top spot. We even had our very own mascot, Ophelia to cheer us on! After many close games, “LIVE. PITCH. [...]
 
 
 
On October 26th and October 27th, CLV Group and InterRent REIT hosted packing parties in Montréal, Burlington and Ottawa in support of Operation Christmas Child. Operation Christmas Child, in conjunction with Samaritans Purse, sends shoeboxes filled with gifts and essential supplies for young children in war-torn or underdeveloped countries. As the largest children’s Christmas program in the wo[...]