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The John and Jill Ker Conway Residence
The John and Jill Ker Conway Residence is a 124-unit, mixed-income residence for chronically homeless veterans and low-income residents (Washington, DC; scheduled completion 2016). Project Partner and Co-Developer: McCormack Baron Salazar. Architect: Sorg Architects. Photo: Courtesy of Sorg Architects
OVERVIEW
●  First mixed income supportive housing development in Washington, DC
●  Developed by Community Solutions and McCormack Baron Salazar, expected opening December 2015
 
HISTORY
●  Developed on land owned by the District of Columbia in rapidly developing NoMA neighborhood
●  Designed to aid in ending veteran homelessness in the District of Columbia by 2016
●  Financing and support knitted together from over 10 different agencies and funders
 
DESIGN
●  Designed by Sorg Architects
●  Silvery white metal paneling and distinctive “stacked blocks” shape to create complementary contrast with surrounding buildings
●  Sustainable building materials and extensive glazing system to enliven apartment interiors
●  Building contains 124 units of mixed-income housing:
         ○  60 units of permanent supportive housing for homeless veterans
         ○  17 units of permanent supportive housing for individuals served by DC Department of Behavioral Health
         ○  47 units workforce housing for individuals making no more than 60% of Area Median Income (AMI)
The John and Jill Ker Conway Residence
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The John and Jill Ker Conway Residence

124 unit mixed-income residence for chronically homeless veterans and low-income Washington, DC residents.
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