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September 15th, 2020

Why You Should Live in Red Deer
red deer, things to do, resident experience, community, apartment, Apartments for Rent, recreation, moving, rentals, Sylvan Lake, Prairie Living, demographics, cost of living

What was once a smaller city is now Alberta's third largest by population. Today, with more than 100,000 residents, Red Deer was the third city to surpass this population milestone and is slowly becoming a great place in the Canadian prairies to settle in and call home.     Known for its large involvement in the oil &... Read More

September 8th, 2020

Employee Spotlight: The Power of Community Shines as ALC Resident Receives Immense Support in Edmonton

As if the pandemic wasn't enough, a tug on Chelsey Greentree's heartstrings... Read More

September 1st, 2020

What to Bring to Off-Campus Student Accommodation

You've just signed your lease and you're ready for student life off-campus filled with... Read More

August 25th, 2020

Great Dog Walking Spots in Medicine Hat

Located in the Alberta Badlands, Medicine Hat boasts many great... Read More

August 18th, 2020

A Walker’s Paradise at Gibson Apartments, Yorkton

Yorkton is the sixth largest city in Saskatchewan, 300 km southeast of... Read More

August 14th, 2020

Resident Spotlight: “I’m looked after with respect and care.”

What do you look for in a landlord? For one Avenue Living... Read More

August 11th, 2020

Why You Should Live in Saskatoon

Life in the prairies is truly beautiful when you live in Saskatchewan's historic... Read More

August 4th, 2020

How to Create the Perfect Home Office Environment

Continuing a good work life, home life balance is especially difficult if you're working... Read More

July 28th, 2020

Easy Makeover Ideas for Apartment Renters

Your apartment is your home. We know while you're renting, there are... Read More

July 21st, 2020

Relaxed Suburban Living at St. James Place, Saskatoon

If you're a small family, a couple, or an individual looking for an... Read More

July 17th, 2020

Property Manager Proves Intuition in High-Stakes Care for Residents

Human connection plays a leading role for many in their working life. These people are... Read More

July 14th, 2020

Boring Balcony to Peaceful Patio in 4 Steps

Summer is here, which means it's the perfect time to design the apartment... Read More

July 7th, 2020

Why You Should Live in Edmonton

Home to over 1 million people of varying cultural backgrounds, Edmonton, Alberta's... Read More

June 30th, 2020

Resident Spotlight: “I’m known as Winston’s Mom and that’s great with me.”

People choose their next apartment or home rental based on conditions that works for them... Read More

June 26th, 2020

A Local Hero: Social, Friendly Leasing Specialist Goes Above and Beyond for Residents

Swift Current, Sask. is a small place, home to 17,000 people, it has that warm... Read More

June 23rd, 2020

Family-Friendly Living at Canada West Courts

What do you look for in a rental apartment? Is it a friendly community?... Read More

June 19th, 2020

Changing the Way We Work: Technology Helps Teams Collaborate Productively

Before the pandemic, Avenue Living Communities (ALC) Call Centre employees would... Read More

June 16th, 2020

Residents Get Answers Faster with Live Chat Functionality

June 16, 2020  Residents Get Answers Faster with Live Chat... Read More

June 12th, 2020

Changing the Way We Work: ALC Call Centre Learns from A Shifting Environment

On a typical day in the Avenue Living Communities' (ALC) Call Centre, Resident Experience... Read More

June 9th, 2020

How to Move Safely During the Pandemic

Throughout a crisis, it is best to shelter-in-place until the world has returned to some kind of... Read More

June 5th, 2020

Yorkton Team Launch Community Garden to Bring Residents Together 

Two Avenue Living Communities' (ALC) employees are showing their community spirit with the... Read More

June 3rd, 2020

How to Stay Safe in an Apartment Building During the COVID-19 Pandemic 

As COVID-19 cases decrease across Canada and we relaunch in stages, we are beginning to connect... Read More

May 29th, 2020

ALC Teams Come Together Across Disciplines to Provide Support for Residents

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Avenue Living Communities (ALC) has adapted and will be continuing... Read More

May 22nd, 2020

Smaller Communities Show ‘In It Together’ Mentality Extends Beyond ALC Teams

While life has been everything but normal over the past few months, those living in Avenue Living... Read More

May 15th, 2020

Beyond the Duty of Care: Communication and Relationship Building Key to Caring for Residents

While business, like property management company Avenue Living Communities (ALC), takes the... Read More

May 8th, 2020

Positive Culture Shines in ALC Employees’ Second Nature to Go the Distance for Residents

As Brent Langton, a maintenance associate for Avenue Living Communities (ALC), speaks upon his... Read More

May 7th, 2020

Five Ways to Help Your Community and Build Social Connections Amidst the COVID-19 Pandemic

May 07, 2020 Five Ways to Help Your Community and Build Social Connections Amidst the COVID-19... Read More

May 4th, 2020

Supporting Employee Mental Health a Priority

May 4, 2020 AVENUE LIVING FOCUSED ON EMPLOYEES' MENTAL WELLBEING   During... Read More

May 1st, 2020

Teamwork is the Key to Staying Safe, Especially with Our Residents

May 1, 2020 Teamwork is the Key to Staying Safe, Especially with Our Residents   When... Read More

April 28th, 2020

Five Tips for Spending Family Time Together

April 28, 2020 Five Tips for Spending Family Time Together   With social distancing... Read More

April 24th, 2020

Residents' Safety a Top Priority in Process Changes

April 24, 2020 Residents' Safety a Top Priority in Process Changes   Before... Read More

April 22nd, 2020

5 Things You Can Do at Home for Earth Day

5 Things You Can Do at Home for Earth Day   Today marks the 50th anniversary of Earth... Read More

April 17th, 2020

CALGARY TEAMS EMBRACE NEW PROCESSES AS A STEP TOWARDS THE FUTURE

April 17, 2020 CALGARY TEAMS EMBRACE NEW PROCESSES AS A STEP TOWARDS THE... Read More

April 10th, 2020

Resident Support Lines Receive Positive Feedback Amid Proactive Adjustments to Service

April 10, 2020 RESIDENT SUPPORT LINES RECEIVE POSITIVE FEEDBACK AMID PROACTIVE ADJUSTMENTS TO... Read More

April 7th, 2020

Five Ways to Stay Positive and Healthy in Isolation

ALC Blog April 7, 2020 Five Ways to Stay Positive and Healthy in Isolation   We... Read More

April 1st, 2020

Affordability in our Current Economy

April 1, 2020 WHY AFFORDABILITY MATTERS   The recent spread of the Coronavirus... Read More

March 31st, 2020

5 Ways Businesses are Adapting to Daily Change

March 31, 2020 HOW BUSINESSES ARE PIVOTING AND BECOMING INNOVATIVE DURING THIS PANDEMIC... Read More

March 24th, 2020

Provincial Covid-19 Resources

PROVINCIAL COVID-19 RESOURCES During these pressing times, it is likely that your daily... Read More

February 14th, 2020

5 Ways to Save on your Utility Bills

Looking to spend less where you can? Your utility bills are within your control. Follow a few... Read More

January 13th, 2020

10 Things You’ll Forget to Buy for Your First Apartment

The day has come; you've moved out of your parents' house and you're taking on the real... Read More

December 20th, 2019

Things to do This Holiday Season

The Best Events this Holiday Season With the holiday season upon us, there's plenty to keep... Read More

December 20th, 2019

4 Tips for Winterizing Your Apartment

Four Steps to Prepare Your Apartment for Winter   Switch to Winter Bedding Those... Read More

October 16th, 2019

8 Things to Consider When Renting

When buying a house, there are many different elements to consider before actually closing the... Read More

October 1st, 2019

6 Best Ways to Meet People in a New City

Moving to a new city can be daunting; even more so if you don't know anybody there. But rest... Read More

September 18th, 2019

8 Tips for Living with a Roommate

Sharing your living space with another person isn't always easy. Differences in personality,... Read More

August 26th, 2019

Labour Day Activities and Community Events Near You

Labour Day is around the corner, and with it comes plenty of fun events and festivals... Read More

August 22nd, 2019

Student’s Struggle to Find Suitable Accommodation, This Company Has A Solution.

In a tough market for students to find affordable accommodation on flexible lease terms, Avenue... Read More

August 16th, 2019

How to Buy Furniture on a Budget

Shopping for furniture can be a very compromising event. On one hand, it can be quite expensive so... Read More

July 30th, 2019

Balcony Décor Contest Creates Community-Feel In Moose Jaw

For the duration of July, residents of Avenue Living in Moose Jaw, Alta sparked a friendly... Read More

July 25th, 2019

Summer Fun in Medicine Hat

Summer is the best time to explore Medicine Hat.  If you aren't sure where to start,... Read More

July 19th, 2019

6 Tips for Baby Proofing Your Home

Babies require constant supervision and this is the best way to assure their safety. But evidently,... Read More

July 17th, 2019

Know Your City: Top Things to do in Regina

Get up off the couch, put on your shoes and let's go out. It's time to see what Regina has... Read More

July 2nd, 2019

10 Ways to Save Money in Your Home

Times are hard, work is stressful and quite frankly, you're not finding enough loose change in... Read More

June 7th, 2019

Avenue Living Upcoming Summer BBQs

Meet Your Neighbours and Enjoy Summer At Our Community BBQs   Summer is a time to... Read More

May 23rd, 2019

Know Your City: Top Things to do in Medicine Hat

Get up off the couch, put on your shoes and let's go out. It's time to see what Medicine... Read More

May 15th, 2019

Food Truck Fun: Where to Find Regina's Best Food Trucks

Summer is just around the corner, and that means Regina's food trucks are getting ready to... Read More

April 26th, 2019

4 Tips For Making An Apartment Into A Home

Turning a rental apartment into a vibrant, personalized home doesn't have to be a drawn-out,... Read More

April 22nd, 2019

ALC Employee Spotlight: Randy Daffy

"To have a good relationship you've got to have... Read More

April 10th, 2019

Great Service Starts with the Call Centre

"We're really striving for a customized, personable customer... Read More

April 8th, 2019

Easter Activities, Hunts, and Community Events Near You

Get ready for Easter and celebrate with these fun events near your Avenue Living apartment... Read More

April 2nd, 2019

Sunridge Customer Appreciation Event

On November 3rd, 2018, Avenue Living Communities held a Customer Appreciation Event at our Sunridge... Read More

March 29th, 2019

Know Your City: Top Things to do in Edmonton

Get up off the couch, put on your shoes and let's go out. It's time to see what Edmonton... Read More

March 21st, 2019

ALC Employee Spotlight: Ali Sebbahi

"It's been a non-stop journey as a facilities manager"   One of the keys... Read More

March 11th, 2019

Edmonton Fun for March Break

Keep the kids entertained this March Break with this list of fun activities and events... Read More

March 1st, 2019

How to Help Your Pet Adjust to Your New Place

Moving into a new place can be exciting; your pet may not exactly see it that way. For animals, a... Read More

February 21st, 2019

Know Your City: Top Things to do in Calgary

Get up off the couch, put on your shoes and let's go out. It's time to see what Calgary has... Read More

February 15th, 2019

ALC Employee Spotlight: Gilberte Nouwezem

"For me, core values are the DNA of a company"   In her home country of... Read More

February 12th, 2019

Celebrate Valentine's Day in Moose Jaw

Moose Jaw, known as "The Friendly City" is also known as one of Canada's most... Read More

February 7th, 2019

Tips for Living Comfortably in an Apartment

At Avenue Living Communities, we always want to make sure that our tenants can live as comfortably... Read More

January 31st, 2019

5 Steps to Downsizing from a House to an Apartment

Downsizing doesn't need to mean that you're downgrading from what you once had. See it... Read More

January 29th, 2019

Winter Fun in Saskatoon

Saskatoon winters are cold, but definitely not boring!   Avenue Living wants... Read More

January 22nd, 2019

8 Apartment Hacks to Make the Most of Your Space

Whether you live in a small apartment or you simply have a lot of stuff, finding place to store... Read More

December 13th, 2018

Summer with Avenue Living - BBQ Events

During the summer of 2018, Avenue Living hosted several Tenant Appreciation BBQ Events across all... Read More

December 13th, 2018

Marijuana Policy Reminder

In light of the recent legalization of marijuana across Canada, Avenue Living would like to... Read More

November 24th, 2017

New Tenant Outreach at Avenue Living Residential Properties

At Avenue Living Communities, we strive to achieve the highest standard of property maintenance.... Read More

November 3rd, 2017

Avenue Living partners with Sport Chek to support those in need

Avenue Living partners with Sport Chek to support those in need by giving away free winter... Read More

April 3rd, 2017

Avenue Living April 2017 Newletter

Expanding Canadian Apartment... Read More

December 31st, 2016

Avenue Living Supports the Santa Clause Fund and Birthday Program in Medicine Hat

Avenue Living, Season of Giving   We are proud to have donated $5,000 to the... Read More

May 24th, 2016

Avenue Living Offers Apartments to Victims of Fort McMurray Wildfires

Avenue Living Offers Apartments to Victims of Fort McMurray Wildfires   Our leasing team... Read More

December 31st, 2015

Avenue Living Pledges $50,000 to the Saskatoon Open Door Society

Avenue Living, Season of Giving   The holiday season is a great time for giving back to... Read More

February 25th, 2014

avenue living raises $12k for charity in 2013 and aims to smash that figure in 2014!

avenue living employees ran or walked in over 19 races last year through the launch of our... Read More

February 4th, 2014

Jan 2014 - Are you our next Snow Angel?

Hello avenue living resident!   Interested in $70 - $100/ month off of your rent? We... Read More

October 2nd, 2012

Hosting an Apartment-Friendly Thanksgiving Feast

Thanksgiving is just a few days away and we know that many of our residents will be celebrating... Read More

August 9th, 2012

avenue living Decorating Tips: Creative Uses for Wallpaper

Wallpaper isn't just found in your grandma's house anymore; this popular form of interior... Read More

June 28th, 2012

Make Your Apartment Feel like Home with these Decorating Tips!

Here at avenue living, we like to inspire and enable our tenants to "Live Well" by... Read More

June 25th, 2012

Why Tenant Insurance is so Important to You and Your Apartment Building

We often get asked about tenant insurance and whether or not it is necessary. As your landlords,... Read More

June 19th, 2012

Low Vacancy Rates in Winnipeg: How does this affect me, the Renter?

A recent article in the Winnipeg Free Press listed the current apartment vacancy rate in Winnipeg... Read More

June 18th, 2012

Our Latest Acquisition is a Space in the Blogosphere!

avenue living is pleased to welcome you to our very first blog! As we continue to grow and expand,... Read More
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