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Going home for the holidays?

Protect your home.

Crime Prevention in University Areas
Protect Yourself from Break and Enters

The Waterloo Regional Police Service is offering the following tips and strategies to proactively reduce the chances of Break and Enters during the Holiday Break.  Working together we can reduce crime and enhance safety.

1. Make sure to keep your doors locked even when at home.

2. Keep expensive items in a secure place or take them with you.

3. Communicate your schedules with your roommates and make an effort to lock the door each time you leave your residence.

4. Do not give out access codes for your building to anyone and do not buzz in anyone you do not know. When entering the main door ensure the door closes and refuse entry to anyone who has not used the keypad code to open the door.

5. Report any suspicious activity to the Police by either calling 519-653-7700 or 9-1-1 for emergencies.

BREAK & ENTER: Do you know this person?

Incident #: WA14270946
Publish Date: Dec 17, 2014
Incident Date: Nov 28, 2014
Location: REGINA ST N, WATERLOO, ON Canada

Waterloo Regional Police continue to investigate a number of residential break and enters in the area of Regina St. North and University Avenue in Waterloo and are appealing to the community for help in identifying the male seen in these photos. The male is described as dark skinned, 18-25 years, 5’8″ to 5’11″, black hair and beard and wears large eye glasses. In these incidents, the alleged thief entered through unlocked doors and removed property, mostly electronics. Police are reminding residents to ensure their doors are locked when not supervised.

Anyone with information about the pictured male, is asked to call
North Division at 519 650 8500 ext. 6340
or make an anonymous tip via Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.

Should I stay or should I go?

Should I stay or should I go?

In September, you moved in.

In October and November, you settled in…

Now it’s December and you probably feel more at home than ever in your student rental – but will you be staying another year?

It’s getting close to crunch time! By December 15th you will have told us whether or not you are terminating or renewing your lease.


We’ll miss you!! Wishing you the best with ALL your future endeavours!


If you wish to stay (yay!) send in all your information before the 15th to qualify for the corresponding renewal promos at your building! Ask a Domus rep for more details
















Stay warm, put on winter tires, and have lots and lots of soup and hot chocolate!

Halloween Costume Ideas


Halloween is NEXT WEEK!!! We want to feature the COOLEST tenant costumes on our instagram, facebook and blog! Submit your entries to rent@domushousing.com

Don’t know what you’re dressing up as? Here five unique ideas to give you inspiration…

A CREATIVE IDEA: The Hamburglerhttps://www.etsy.com/ca/listing/81959521/custom-hamburglar-burglar-kit-reserved?utm_source=Pinterest&utm_medium=PageTools&utm_campaign=Share

A CLASSIC IDEA: The Cheshire Cat






OR… BE SCARY: Jigsaw


Halloween is Just Around the Corner…

Now that Thanksgiving is over, it’s time to start planning for Halloween! Here are a few ideas for festive snacks to get you in the spirit…





If you make any of these recipes, or any other Halloween treats, we’d love to see it! Send us your pictures to rent@domushousing.com :)

ION is coming to the region!

Stay connected. GRT (Grand River Transit) is introducing a new and better way to get around our city! Light Rail Transit is an express train with 16 stops planned to be ready for use in 2017.

Domus can’t wait to start using the LRT – it is about to get so much easier to explore our city!

As described on the RIDE ION website, here are the details…

“Stage 1 is a 36-kilometre corridor that includes 19 kilometres of LRT from the Conestoga Mall transit terminal in Waterloo to the Fairview Park Mall transit terminal in Kitchener. It also features 17 kilometres of adapted Bus Rapid Transit (aBRT) from the Ainslie Street transit terminal in Cambridge to the Fairview Park Mall transit terminal.”


“ION is part of a Region-wide transit system that will connect rapid transit with a network of Grand River Transit (GRT) iXpress and local bus routes. ION and GRT will operate with one fare for all services and free transfers between both systems. ION will link to GO Transit, VIA Rail services as well as walking and cycling trails to help provide sustainable transportation choices.”

So keep your eyes open and start getting excited. Student living just keeps getting better and better!

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