Mississauga is great city to call home, and not only because of its close proximity to the downtown Toronto core. Nestled on the shores of Lake Ontario and in the Regional Municipality of Peel, Mississauga is situated between Oakville and Milton on the West/Southwest, Brampton to the North and Toronto to the Southeast. Mississauga embodies a rich multicultural community, allowing for a large array[...]
 
 
 
We love hearing from our residents! Below is a review from one of our residents at West 236 Apartments, located in Ottawa, Ontario.   What separates this luxury rental building from the competition, is the team they have working at West 236. Ryan and Eric go above and beyond to ensure the building is well maintained and that the tenants' needs are met. Anytime I need something, I am n[...]
 
 
 
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[...]
 
 
 
Once upon a time, Ottawa held a staunch reputation for being the “grownup” city of Canada that lacked fun and excitement. But today, much of that has changed. Over the past few years, the city has been undergoing some of the most extreme transformations in its history. From the pending Light Rail Transit system to an unprecedented amount of new developments, to the surge in popularity — it's safe [...]
 
 
 
What is Ice Wine? Ice Wine, in short, is wine made from grapes that have been allowed to freeze naturally on the vine. The grapes are then taken and pressed, yielding just 15% of what a typical in-season table wine would produce. Due to the natural freezing process, the wines typically are high in sugar and low in alcohol content due to the hostile fermentation process caused by the fructose. [...]
 
 
 
Planning a move and wondering how to get by in Montreal without being a French speaker? As a multilingual city, there is a pretty significant Anglophone population here spanning over 200,000 people. However, most businesses, signage, and locals place strong precedence on speaking French. Over the past few years, the province has really pushed ahead to make it the default language. Though you c[...]
 
 
 
Not too many people know about Hamilton’s long and interesting history. In fact, Hamilton has been a full-fledged city since 1846 — longer than most would likely think (almost two centuries ago!). Known for its steel and iron production — as well as being the “Waterfall Capital of Canada” — Hamilton has gone through many transformations and has turned into a fun and exciting city to live in today.[...]
 
 
 
Looking for a new place to live in Toronto? In our opinion, renting in Toronto still carries many benefits over owning. Here are four reasons why: Investment Opportunities Housing prices almost always increase over time and owning could prove to be a great investment with good equity. As a renter, you will not see a direct return on the money you pay towards rent, however, you can still invest m[...]
 
 
 
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[...]