News & Events

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Homestead Acquires St. Catharines Property

July 26, 2017 Homestead is pleased to announce the acquisition of its first property in St. Catharines, Ontario. Crown Tower Apartments, located at 16 Towering Heights Boulevard, consists of 135 rental units The amenities include a party room, exercise room, laundry facilities, indoor pool,...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017

GTAA Scholarship Program

May 31, 2017 - TORONTO The third annual Greater Toronto Apartment Association Scholarship Program is open for applications!  Four recipients will each receive a $3000 scholarship to cover tuition fees for first year of post-secondary education or training at a recognized university...
Monday, March 13, 2017

2017 Canadian Multi-Residential Tenant Rental Survey

March 13, 2017 Homestead Land Holdings is proud to announce that we have sponsored the 2017 Canadian Multi-Family Tenant Rental Survey. The quick five-minute survey focuses on preferences, lifestyle choices, and other key questions that will be reviewed industry wide. The results will...
Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Homestead Acquires Two Ottawa Properties

December 20, 2016 Homestead Land Holdings is pleased to announce the acquisition of the following properties, located in Ottawa, Ontario: Phoenix Apartments - 1316 Carling Avenue Sussex House - 22 Murray Street Phoenix Apartments is a 201 unit high rise, located in Carlington. The...
Wednesday, March 30, 2016

Homestead Acquires First Alberta Property

March 30, 2016 Homestead is pleased to announce the acquisition of its first property in Alberta. The Birkenshaw, located at 605 13th Avenue Southwest in Calgary offers 209 one and two bedroom suites, along with 6 suites in a mansion next to the high rise.  The amenities include a party...
Thursday, March 10, 2016

Announcing the NEW Homestead.ca

We are thrilled to announce the launch of the NEW Homestead.ca! After months of hard work and dedication, the new website comes to life today, March 10, 2016. This replaces the older version, developed in 2012 and provides a much more user friendly experience across all digital platforms...
Friday, December 4, 2015

Homestead Partners With Sparkle Solutions

KINGSTON - DECEMBER 4, 2015   Homestead Land Holdings Limited is excited to announce a new partnership with Sparkle Solutions as the new provider of all laundry services for all Homestead buildings across Ontario as of December 1, 2015.   Sparkle will be providing brand new...
Friday, November 13, 2015

Homestead Acquires South Grand Apartments

LONDON - November 13, 2015 Homestead Land Holdings Limited is excited to announce that it has added two more buildings to its portfolio. South Grand Apartments, located at 21 and 25 Grand Avenue in London, are two mid-rise buildings with a total of 110 one and two bedroom suites. Located in...
Monday, September 14, 2015

Paying Rent - Your Options

How can I pay my rent? ONLINE: Many financial institutions, including TD Canada Trust, Scotiabank, Bank of Montreal, CIBC, Royal Bank of Canada and Credit Unions will accept your Homestead Land Holdings rental payment.  You can pay through your bank online, in person at the branch, by...
Wednesday, June 10, 2015

Homestead Acquires Lakeview Place

MISSISSAUGA - June 10, 2015   Homestead would like to announce another new acquisition in Mississauga - Lakeview Place at 2770 Aquitaine Avenue. This vibrant community has 180 one, two, and three bedroom suites, as well as two bedroom + dens.  Amenities include:...
Saturday, April 4, 2015

Homestead Announces Another New Acquisition

 TORONTO - May 4, 2015   Homestead would like to announce another new acquisition in our Toronto portfolio, at 106 Parkway Forest Drive. Beech Grove Suites, located in the wonderful Parkway Forest Community near the intersection of Sheppard and Don Mills, has 95 luxurious...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Spring Hope Food Drive

 It's time again for the Spring Hope Food Drive, an Ontario-wide effort where residents and Property Managers help to put food on the table of those in need. Donations bins will be available in all Homestead buildings across Ontario, and we encourage our residents to give generously! The...
Thursday, November 6, 2014

Homestead Wins Community Safety Award

OTTAWA - November 6, 2014   On November 3rd, the Homestead Land Holdings Ottawa branch proudly accepted a Community Safety Award from Crime Prevention Ottawa. The Business Award recognized the outstanding efforts put forth to help prevent crime in our buildings and neighbourhoods...
Thursday, April 17, 2014

Homestead Kicks Off Spring Hope Food Drive

​On April 8th, Homestead was proud to host the launch of the Spring Hope Food Drive in Toronto, with an event at our flagship community at 1000 Mount Pleasant Road. The Spring Hope Food Drive is a yearly event that apartment communities across Ontario participate in by collecting non-perishable...
Friday, April 11, 2014

Two New Ottawa Buildings Acquired

OTTAWA - April 11, 2014 Homestead would like to announce the acquisition two new properties, located in Ottawa, Ontario.St. Laurent Towers, located at 1971 and 1975 St. Laurent Boulevard are now new members of the Homestead family. Each building consists of one and...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014

60th Anniversary

Homestead Celebrates 60th Anniversary   By Bruce Cadieux, Marketing Coordinator Today marks our 60th anniversary here at Homestead, which is something we are all very excited about. This great company has become one of the most respected in our industry, and we are still growing! With...
Monday, January 6, 2014

Queen Margaret Christmas Party

During the Christmas season, our fantastic staff at Queen Margaret I and II, located in Kitchener, held a gathering for our valued residents. We want to thank all of those that attended and send a special thank you to our dedicated team at these buildings, who continuously go above and beyond to...
Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Homestead Acquires Two London, Ontario Properties

LONDON - December 18, 2013 Homestead would like to announce the acquisition two new properties, located in London, Ontario. Gartshore Apartments, located at 80 and 82 Ridout Street South are now new members of the Homestead family. Each building consists of one, two, and three bedroom...
Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Massive Changes at Aldershot Apartments

  Massive changes are well underway at 950 Warwick Court in Burlington. In just two short months, many features of the building have been completely changed, with many more on the way! Take a look below to see some of the changes: NOTE: Old images on the left, new changes on the...
Monday, November 25, 2013

Black Friday Weekend Special!

Four communities in London will be offering massive savings for Black Friday weekend! Highland Park Peter McGregor Tower Springbank Manor Brownstone/Gordonstown
Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Homestead Acquires Burlington Building

BURLINGTON - September 25, 2013 Homestead Land Holdings Limited has added another new building to its portfolio. Aldershot Apartments, located at 950 Warwick Court in Burlington, consists of 106 apartments suites in a quiet residential neighbourhood near the intersection of the QEW and Highway...
Friday, September 6, 2013

Homestead Acquires Another New Property!

BURLINGTON - September 6, 2013 Homestead would like to announce the acquisition of another new property, located in Burlington, Ontario. Creswell Court Apartments, located at 3050 Glencrest Road, is a 105 unit high-rise, with a combination of one and two bedroom apartments.  Located...
Friday, July 12, 2013

Ground Breaking At 58 Leroy

Homestead has just broken ground on another new and exciting project - this time in the heart of Kingston at 58 Leroy Grant Drive. The new building, The Herkimer, will boast an amenity package like no other in the area, with a private theatre, pool, exercise facility, rooftop BBQ area, and some of...
Thursday, July 4, 2013

Profile: A Celebration of Parkway Forest

A profile of the community barbecue at our Parkway Forest buildings in Toronto.       Other photos from the day:
Monday, June 10, 2013

Toronto Open House - Forest Suites

Come join us on Saturday June 15th as we celebrate our new acquisitions in the Parkway Forest neighbourhood of North York. We will be holding an open house for our newest building, Forest Suites, located at 130 Parkway Forest Drive. We will also be holding a BBQ for the community, where we own and...
Thursday, May 30, 2013

Homestead Announces Another New Toronto Addition!

Homestead is proud to announce another acquisition in our Toronto portfolio - this time at 130 Parkway Forest Drive.
Thursday, May 16, 2013

Highlander Model Suite Now Open

 The model suite for The Highlander, located at 725 Highway 15 is now open! Come experience some of the best views in Kingston, with 1 bedroom + den and two bedroom options available.  The Highlander includes such amenities as a private theatre, outdoor pool, exercise facility, laundry...
Thursday, April 25, 2013

Spring Hope Food Drive a Success!

 The Annual Spring Hope Food Drive, which is a program designed to bring food to the needy, was held across Ontario on April 23rd. All Homestead buildings participated in the event and the results were extraordinary! Final numbers are still coming in, but in Kingston alone, over 2,500...
Friday, April 12, 2013

Homestead Article in Renter's Guide

Homestead recently showed up in the Renter's Guide, with a profile on our Yonge & Eglinton properties, as well as on our significant growth in the GTA.                
Thursday, April 4, 2013

Homestead Announces Another New Addition!

 KINGSTON, ON, April 4, 2013 Homestead Land Holdings is proud to announce the acquisition of another residential property in Ottawa. The Wentworth Arms, located at 525 Wentworth Avenue, consists of a mix of 72 bachelor, one, and two bedroom suites.  (Wentworth Arms,...
Thursday, March 28, 2013

Homestead Expands in Oakville

KINGSTON, ON, March 28, 2013   Homestead Land Holdings is proud to announce the acquisition of two residential properties in Oakville, Ontario. The buildings, 191 and 205 Queen Mary Drive, will join the community of buildings already under Homestead ownership, which are 187, 189 and 199...
Monday, March 25, 2013

Living Beside Western - Life at Parkdale Place

  Nestled away in an old residential neighbourhood, just beside the gates of Western University, is Parkdale Place, located at 1201 Richmond Street. The building has a wide range of residents, from students to seniors, who all live in harmony together. "The mix of residents is really...
Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Earth Hour

    Homestead proudly supports Earth Hour! Make sure to join your neighbours on March 23rd at 8:30pm and turn off your lights in support of this fantastic cause. For more information, please visit earthhour.org
Wednesday, October 17, 2012

'The Highlander' Update

 Update on our newest building in Kingston, 'The Highlander'.
Friday, September 21, 2012

Homestead Welcomes Five New Buildings

 Homestead has acquired five new buildings in the GTA.
Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Announcing Homestead's Newest Building

Homestead's newest project in Kingston.
Friday, August 3, 2012

Homestead Blog: Neighbourhood Profile: Yonge & Eglinton

 Another neighbourhood feature. This time: Toronto's Yonge & Eglinton
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Homestead Blog: Neighbourhood Profile: Kingston Waterfront

 An article describing life on the Kingston waterfront
Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Kingston Homestead Residents Help in a Major Way

 Residents of Homestead buildings in Kingston accounted for half of the donations for the Spring Hope Food Drive this year!
Thursday, June 7, 2012

Kingston Staff Ride for Heart & Stroke

 Our Kingston office staff spent some time on the Heart & Stroke Foundation's "Big Bike"
Thursday, April 19, 2012

New Homestead Signs

 New signs are popping up all over Ontario!
Wednesday, April 18, 2012

London Open House - Right beside UWO!

We will be holding our next open house at 1201 Richmond Street North on Wednesday May 16 from 5-8 PM
Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sarnia Open House - Nottingham Towers

Come out to our next open house at Nottingham Towers, March 22-25! 
Monday, March 12, 2012

Open House - Barrett Place II

 Come experience Barrett Place II - March 13th from 5pm-9pm
Friday, January 20, 2012

Homestead Acquires New Ottawa Building

 Homestead Land Holdings is pleased to announce the purchase of 1170 Fisher Avenue in Ottawa, which will be named Windfields III.
Friday, December 30, 2011

Happy New Year!

 Homestead would like to wish everyone a safe and happy 2012!
Thursday, November 24, 2011

Coca-Cola Announcement

 Homestead would like to announce a new partnership with Coca-Cola
Monday, November 21, 2011

The New Look of Homestead

 New branding initiatives are changing the face of Homestead.
Thursday, November 10, 2011

Homestead Staff and Tenants Support The Next Generation

 During the United Way of London & Middlesex’s GenNext Backpack Drive campaign, the staff of the London area along with their tenants provided 28 backpacks, boxes of school supplies and cash donations. 
Thursday, November 3, 2011

Welcome to the NEW homestead.ca!

Homestead Land Holdings Limited is proud to welcome you to the new homestead.ca! In conjunction with Landlord Web Solutions, we have created a web site that will allow our users to navigate seamlessly. Our goal was to provide a very user-friendly experience and provide people with the proper tools...
Thursday, October 27, 2011

Homestead Goes MO

 Homestead Land Holdings will be participating in Movember, company-wide, for the first time ever!
Wednesday, October 19, 2011

151 Barrett Place Open House

Kix 93.5 and 102.7 The Lake were on hand to welcome everyone to the new Barrett Place 2!