Vancouver, BC, Canada – Concert Properties is pleased to announce that it is has won the award for High-rise Rental Development of the Year for 2009 from the Federation of Rental-housing Providers of Ontario (FRPO) at their 9th Annual MAC Awards.
The award was won for Tapestry at Village Gate West - an 11-storey highrise seniors lifestyle community located within Concert’s Village Gate West development.
“Tapestry at Village Gate West is a prime example of Concert’s commitment to redefining retirement communities across Canada to meet the unique needs of today’s seniors,” said Brian McCauley, President, Concert Properties Ltd. “We are proud to have been recognized for these efforts by FRPO.”
Village Gate West is a 3.7-acre master-planned community located in the Etobicoke neighbourhood of Toronto, only blocks from the Historic Village of Islington. Currently in its third and final phase of construction, Village Gate West is being developed in conjunction with co-owners OMERS and Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada.
The 2009 MAC Awards were announced at an awards gala on December 3 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre in Toronto.