Martin Avenue Apartments achieves NGBS Certification!

Martin Avenue Apartments has earned 2012 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze Certification! Located in Naperville, Illinois, the development provides 190 units of affordable housing for seniors within a renovated three-story building and a newly constructed five-story addition. Key green building features include: • Increased exterior insulation and air sealing • Low-flow plumbing fixtures •…

St. Anthony Memory Care & Spring Lake Senior Residences featured in The Lansing Journal

St. Anthony Memory Care and Spring Lake Senior Residences were recently featured in The Lansing Journal, which covered the Planning & Zoning meeting presentation by Michelle & other team members. The planned memory care facility and multiple townhome buildings will be constructed near the existing St. Anthony of Lansing building, significantly expanding the existing campus…

Photo round-up: the hearth in WJW projects

As winter temperatures keep us sheltering indoors, there’s nothing like the comfort of settling in by a welcoming fireplace. Here is a selection of hearths found in WJW projects to help usher in a warm and cozy weekend!   Evergreen Place – Chillicothe   Evergreen Senior Living at Parkview Campus   Evergreen Senior Living at…

Heritage Woods of Newburgh achieves NGBS Certification!

Heritage Woods of Newburgh has earned 2012 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze Certification! Managed by Gardant Management Solutions and located in Newburgh, Indiana, the three-story development features 120 individual studio and one-bedroom units along with a variety of amenities designed to promote dignity and independence for seniors of all financial means. Its numerous amenities…

Year-In-Review: A selection of WJW projects completed in 2020

While the challenges of this year have been many, the following projects completed in 2020 are certainly a reason to celebrate!   Montclare Senior Residences of Calumet Heights Montclare Senior Residences of Calumet Heights is a seven-story mixed-income residential development for seniors in the Calumet Heights neighborhood of Chicago. Located on the site of a…

Highland Villas achieves NGBS Certification!

Highland Villas has earned 2012 National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze Certification! Located in Highland, Illinois, the development provides affordable housing for seniors through eight townhouse buildings and a community building. The project includes 48 residential units available to seniors ages 55+, including 43 one-bedroom and 5 two-bedroom apartments. In addition to the residential apartments,…

Martin Avenue Apartments featured in Seniors Housing Business

As the needs of senior housing residents continue to evolve in the age of COVID, architects and designers are on the front lines of these changes.  Heidi recently shared key insights with Seniors Housing Business regarding Martin Avenue Apartments, a renovation and expansion project that provides affordable housing for seniors in Naperville, Illinois.  Featured in…

Grand Opening of Montclare Senior Residences of Calumet Heights

Mike, Keith, and David recently attended the grand opening ceremony for Montclare Senior Residences of Calumet Heights, a seven-story mixed-income residential development for seniors in the Calumet Heights neighborhood of Chicago. Located on the site of a long-vacant lot along the Stony Island Corridor, the community includes 101 one-bedroom apartments and 33 two-bedroom apartments, with…