A new supportive housing community offering 16 SRO units Winner of the Supportive Housing Association of NJ Project of the Year Winner of a NJ Governor's Conference Excellence in Housing Award Winner of a United States Green Building Council NJ Gala Award A new supportive housing community offering 16 SRO units Van Sciver Supportive Van Sciver Supportive Closter NJ Closter NJ
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Project Info

Project TypeSupportive Housing
Total Units16
Completed2012
Recognition

Award Winner

  • New Jersey Governor’s Excellence in Housing Award, Leading Supportive Housing Development through Creative Partnerships
  • Supportive Housing Association of NJ, Supportive Housing Project of the Year Award
  • US Green Building Council, NJ Gala Award
  • LEED® Gold Certified

Van Sciver Supportive Housing

Closter NJ

Developed for people with special needs, this new community contains 16 Single Room Occupancy (SRO) units. The first floor includes a building manager’s apartment and office, meeting room, resident activity room, common gathering room, mail center and two public restrooms. The second floor consists of nine units with a common resident laundry room and storage room with individual storage cubicles. Site work included new landscaping, an accessible ramp, and a pervious parking lot.

Inside, the residences are well-equipped for comfort, convenience and efficiency. Each kitchen includes a full size range and refrigerator with built-in dining counter, and all units have an individually controlled heating and air conditioning system that uses a heat recovery ventilator to provide fresh air to the units.

The Van Sciver Supportive Housing project has multiple Energy efficient features and is ENERGY STAR® Home Certified through New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program.

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Van Sciver Supportive Housing

Project TypeSupportive Housing
Total Units16
Completed2012
LocationCloster NJ
RecognitionNew Jersey Governor’s Excellence in Housing Award (Leading Supportive Housing Development through Creative Partnerships), Supportive Housing Association of NJ (Supportive Housing Project of the Year Award), US Green Building Council (NJ Gala Award), LEED® Gold Certified

Developed for people with special needs, this new community contains 16 Single Room Occupancy (SRO) units. The first floor includes a building manager’s apartment and office, meeting room, resident activity room, common gathering room, mail center and two public restrooms. The second floor consists of nine units with a common resident laundry room and storage room with individual storage cubicles. Site work included new landscaping, an accessible ramp, and a pervious parking lot.

Inside, the residences are well-equipped for comfort, convenience and efficiency. Each kitchen includes a full size range and refrigerator with built-in dining counter, and all units have an individually controlled heating and air conditioning system that uses a heat recovery ventilator to provide fresh air to the units.

The Van Sciver Supportive Housing project has multiple Energy efficient features and is ENERGY STAR® Home Certified through New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program.

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