On The Move – Winter 2015 Newsletter

We have moved! After months of anticipation we have moved into our new office at 33 East 8th Avenue. The office space underwent a head-to-toe renovation and we are loving our new space! Over the past few months, we have successfully sold out two developments; Framework in Chinatown and the Maxx @ Verce; plus 55 … Read more

Madison & Dawson: A Family Story by Porte

Porte is thrilled to introduce you to Madison & Dawson, a thoughtfully crafted collection of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom homes coming this fall to Brentwood. Located in the heart of Brentwood at the cross streets of Madison & Dawson, this 5 story low-rise is built around a private courtyard for the residents and is … Read more

On The Move – Spring 2015 Newsletter

Cha-cha-CHANGES Big changes are happening at Porte! After months of preparation, we have officially rolled out our new branding along with a new & improved website. Over the past few months we have sold out the award winning Lift on Burnaby Mountain, happily housing 50 new homeowners. And new things are on the horizon, this … Read more

Guest Blog: 3 Hot Design Trends

What’s Hot This Season Can Easily Be Added to Your Home Our guest blogger Jen Hawk from Occupy Design presents what’s hot this season in the design world. Scandinavian Beauty with a Copper Hue The Scandinavian design movement is still going strong. Clean lines, minimal use of materials, strong presence of black and white and … Read more

University Highlands Elementary Receives New Shade Trees

Last week Kerry Kukucha attended a tree planting ceremony with the grade one class at University Highlands Elementary on Burnaby Mountain near Lift. Porte donated four new trees to the school and in the years to come they will provide needed shade for the children of the school. Thank-you to the class for their song and … Read more

Vancouver Sun Run

The Porte team joined nearly 41,000 other runners this past Sunday for the 31st annual Vancouver Sun Run. It was a beautiful day and the Porte team was in excellent form with an average time of 53:52 minutes. Below are the official results. Congratulations to all the runners! 45:07  Jeanette Chaput 50:19  Calvin Hui 53:06  … Read more

2015 Rental Rebates!

2015 Rental Rebates We are excited to offer potential new tenants the opportunity to receive a partial rebate on their rent with selected rental suites* in Surrey. To qualify, potential tenants must sign a lease to move into one of our selected suites* in our buildings at Martin Village, Green Timber/Green Timber West or Barclay Arms … Read more

Our Top 5 Favourite Holiday Activities for 2014

Are you feeling festive yet? At Porte we are! Here are a few holiday activities to get you in the spirit this season. VanDusen Gardens’ Festival of Lights:  This year marks the 30th anniversary of the popular Vancouver holiday hotspot. Take a stroll through the stunning collection of lights while listening to your favorite holiday … Read more

Porte | Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to You and Your family! “It takes hands to build a house but only hearts can build a home.”Anonymous Along with sending you some holiday cheer and wishing you a happy and healthy 2015 we also wanted to let you know our office holiday hours. Office Holiday Hours: Closed: December 24th to January 4th, … Read more

Raising funds for the Greater Vancouver & Surrey Food Banks

Make your donation go 6x as far when you donate to the food bank this month! For the month of December, Porte will be fundraising for the Greater Vancouver and Surrey Food Banks. Our goal is to raise $2,500 by the end of December 2014 and we will match all donations received – together we … Read more