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August 3, 2018

Community Focus: Long Branch

Welcome to Toronto's Village by the Lake! Located along the bank of Lake Ontario, Long Branch is a great community filled with friendly residents, a vibrant shopping district, and beautiful parks. Compten Management encourages you to explore this quaint village to see all that it has to...
July 3, 2018

Summer Festivals Near You

Summer is off to a great start, and it's only going to get better with these amazing summer festivals coming to Toronto and Mississauga.   Whatever your interests, there's a festival for you! Here's a few of Compten Management's top picks for summer festivals near you...
June 5, 2018

Take Part in the Mississauga Waterfront Festival this June!

Never been to the festival? Don't worry, Compten Management has some great tips and info that will help you make the most of your weekend!

May 16, 2018

Toronto's Second Annual Foodalicious Festival

Good News! Toronto's first ever Foodalicious Festival was such a great success, it's back for its second year! If you missed it last time, Compten Management has all the information you need to attend this year's event.

April 16, 2018

Amazing Coffee Alternatives in Toronto

Drinking too much coffee lately? Instead of heading to the coffee shop, get your boost of energy the healthy way at a juice bar or smoothie shop near you.   If you are tired of relying on coffee to get you through your day, you'll be pleasantly surprised by the powerful punch juices...
March 5, 2018

Don't Miss these Awesome Toronto March Break Activities!

Toronto Residents: Do you have your March Break planned?

 

February 23, 2018

Community Focus: Don Mills & Sheppard

Don Mills and Sheppard is a great neighbourhood, perfect for anyone wanting to live in a quiet, yet convenient area of Toronto.

January 23, 2018

Travelling Tips for Toronto Area Commuters

Traveling via transit, bike, or subway can be nerve wracking during the winter months. Compten Management has a few tips on how to stay warm, safe and confident during your commute this winter.

December 11, 2017

How Will You Ring in the New Year in Toronto or Mississauga?

New Year's Eve is fast approaching and even though you may still be holiday shopping, now is the best time to start making plans for the last night of the year.

December 6, 2017

Don Mills and Lawrence Apartments: The Donway Properties

 

Compten Management is pleased to announce that as of today, The Donway Properties is being added to our portfolio of 3rd party managed properties in the Toronto area.  The Donway Properties are comprised of four apartment buildings situated near the intersection of Don Mills and Lawrence.  This family oriented neighborhood is conveniently located close to shops, entertainment and transportation – including the TTC and the DVP as well as multiple public and private schools.  Not to mention, York Universities Glendon Campus is only a short distance away.

November 7, 2017

Don't Miss the Santa Claus Parade in Downtown Toronto!

Santa Claus is coming to Toronto! If you want the scoop on the longest running Santa Claus parade in the world, Compten Management Inc. has all the info you need

October 13, 2017

The Best Pumpkin Patches Near You!

Visiting a pumpkin patch in October is a great way to spend an autumn day. It's also the perfect place to find your family's pumpkin, authentic fall decorations, and fresh produce. If you're not sure which pumpkin patch to visit this year, Compten Management Inc. has a list of the...
September 4, 2017

Make Learning Fun - Educational Places to Visit in Toronto

When your kids are having fun, learning comes easy! Here in Toronto there are many attractions to visit that make learning fun and exciting.

August 9, 2017

Experience Taste of the Danforth!

Come celebrate the 24th anniversary of the largest street festival in Canada: Taste of the Danforth! Compten Management Inc. is here to help you plan your trip with all the information you need!

July 18, 2017

Celebrate Canada's 150th Birthday in Toronto & Mississauga!

This year is Canada's 150th birthday! Celebrate by learning more about our great country at some of the best historical sites close to home.

June 20, 2017

Best Local Markets in Mississauga

Mississauga residents: Have you found your 'go-to' butcher or farmers market yet? It's barbeque season! When you grill, it always tastes better when you use quality meat and fresh vegetables.

May 16, 2017

Discover Etobicoke

Are you new to Etobicoke, or considering making the move? This city may be small, but Etobicoke has lots to discover! If you are looking for the best shopping, dining, and entertainment, Compten Management Inc. can help!

April 5, 2017

Neighbourhood Focus: Yonge & Eglinton

Yonge & Eglinton has something for everyone through great shopping, unique entertainment, recreational opportunities, and some of the best restaurants in the city. If you are new to Yonge & Eglinton or are considering making the move to this attractive neighbourhood, Compten Management Inc. has all the information you might need.

March 17, 2017

Missed out on Winterlicious?

Top restaurants throughout the City of Toronto offer limited menus with fixed prices during Winterlicious each February.   This year, nearly 220 of Toronto's best restaurants participated in the annual event. If you couldn't get a table for this delicious experience, it's not...
February 27, 2017

Discover Mississauga

The best way to newly discover or re-discover your neighbourhood is to be a tourist for a day! Whether you plan to spend all day out or wish to break your adventure up over a couple of days, Compten Management Inc. can help you find and visit all the hot spots in Mississauga. Start...
January 20, 2017

Tips to Help you Achieve Your New Years Resolutions!

We're almost one full month into 2017,  which means many of us have some big resolutions to live up to. Compten Management Inc. wants to help you achieve your goals, so we've put together a list of the top 3 most common resolutions and tips to achieve your goals!   Eat...
December 14, 2016

New to Big City Living? Here's what to expect.

If you've never lived in a major city before, it can take some getting used to. Not sure what to expect?  Let Compten Management shed some light on the perks, benefits, and uniqueness the city of Toronto has to offer.   There is always something to do! You'll have...
November 21, 2016

Prepping Your Apartment for the Winter

Winter is coming... It's time to prep your rental apartment for the cold weather. Compten Management has a few simple ideas that will help keep your apartment cozy and warm this Winter season.   Check for drafts Cold air can sneak into your apartment through windows, doors,...
October 13, 2016

Trick or Treat! Are your Halloween snacks ready to eat?

October is here which means Halloween is right around the corner! If you're having a party or want to send your kids into school with some spooky treats, Compten Management Inc. has a few ghoulish ideas that are sure to be a hit.   Simple, Peanut free snacks for the...
September 12, 2016

Easy Back-to-School Dinners

September is a busy month for parents. The laid back days of summer are replaced with hectic schedules and stressed parents trying to juggle homework, after school activities, and family time. Don't let the fear of the home cooked meal, stop you from cooking. Embrace dinner time as an...
August 23, 2016

Get to Know Your Neighbours!

Introducing yourself to the neighbours may not be at the top of your to-do list, however, it does come with some pretty great benefits. Connecting with your neighbours is a good way to promote a friendly and safe community within your building. Having a friend next door is a comforting...
July 21, 2016

5 Reasons to Visit Local Farmers Markets

Do you shop at a farmers market? If not, Compten Management Inc. has 5 reasons why you should!   1. The taste! Take your pick of fresh veggies, fruits, meats, and eggs- all freshly picked or packed the morning of or the day before the market. Foods are typically free of...
June 21, 2016

GTA Summer Adventures with Adrenaline!

Looking for a little extra excitement this summer? Want to face your fears or enjoy the rush of adrenaline? The GTA offers lots of options for high-octane activities and we encourage you to try these ones out!   CN Tower EdgeWalk Are you looking to push your personal limits? Head...
May 27, 2016

Celebrate Father's Day

The time has come to start thinking of Dad and celebrating all he does for you and your family. Here at Compten Management, we've created a short list of great gift ideas for Dad.   Homemade gifts always tug at the heart strings. Here are a few of our...
April 20, 2016

Celebrate Earth Day with Compten Management!

Earth Day is a chance for everyone to join in and help reduce waste. Families can work together to create earth-friendly goals, spend more time outdoors, or create objects from recycled materials.   Try some of these ideas at home: Buy second-hand: Teach your children that...
March 15, 2016

Add Colour to your Apartment without Painting!

Living in an apartment, neutral coloured walls are more often the rule than the exception. But, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a colourful apartment!   We at Compten Management Inc, want our residents to feel comfortable expressing their own style. So, we've put together a...
February 19, 2016

Eliminate apartment odours with these all-natural tips!

It can happen so easily- leaving the popcorn in the microwave too long, forgetting to take out the stinky trash, or cooking a fragrant meal and forgetting to turn the fan on.   Whatever the cause, you are left with a potent and persistent smell!   It's difficult when...
January 20, 2016

Connect with us like never before- with myCOMPTEN!

Compten Management is pleased to announce our new online communication portal: myCOMPTEN.   We understand that times have changed. Technology has become integrated into our lives in almost every way imaginable and we want to make sure that Compten Management services are easily...