Location Duncannon, PA
Owner Perry Green Building Housing Corporation
Architect Office for Planning & Architecture
NAHRO Award of Excellence for Project Design
AIA Design Award
Key Challenges & Project Details
- Pennsylvania’s first “green” affordable housing project.
- Two buildings contain 14 “for sale” townhomes, 4 of which are designated as senior housing.
- “Green” features include shallow, frost-protected foundations, a highly-insulated thermal building envelope, optimal value engineering framing, EnergyStar mechanical systems and appliances, metal roofs and locally-harvested, bug-killed hemlock siding.
- Multiple federal and state grant sources.