Gates Avenue Residence
Gates Avenue Residence is green supportive housing. The project is both Enterprise Green Communities and NYSERDA certified. It provides 68 green, energy efficient studios in a stately five-story new construction, complete with support offices, community spaces and a lobby lounge at the ground floor.
Other building features include:
– a terrace running across the entire rear of the building
– visual connection from the entry through to the rear yard
– a folding wall separating the lobby lounge and the community room, allowing for large building or community-wide events
– warm wood finish and natural-light flooded ground floor
– fenestration in the upper floor corridors bring in natural light
– on site parking for social workers
– photovoltaic panels on the circulation core’s roof ensure reduced energy expenses
- Client: Postgraduate Center for Mental Health
- Location: Brooklyn, NY
- Status: Completed 2018
- Size: 68 units, 40,400 s.f.