Vintage Minto

The $38,000 home

What would you buy for $38,000? A home? The Garden Home belonged in a picturesque cluster around neighbourhood green spaces and had everything a modern homeowner would want – including one iconic luxury no house in the 70’s was caught without...

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The Ranchwood

This striking mid-century design might have been inspired by California homes, but it is still making a statement in neighbourhoods throughout Ottawa. Only 32 of these semi-detached bungalows were built — have you seen one?

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Anatomy of a plan: The Alpine

Arguably, one of the most iconic home designs in Canada, this award winning Minto plan inspired home building well into the 1970s.

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