Construction is underway on the new John Arthur Flats affordable living community in Cincinnati, Ohio

The Douglas Company, an award-winning Toledo, Ohio-based general contractor, is proud to announce construction is underway on the new John Arthur Flats affordable living community located in Cincinnati, Ohio is a collaboration between neighborhood community development corporation Northsiders Engaged in Sustainable Transformation (NEST) and national developer Pennrose Properties, LLC.

The 50,195 square foot John Arthur Flats will be Cincinnati’s first Affordable Housing Community for LGBTQ seniors. Designed by New Republic Architecture, the three-story development will consist of 57 one and two-bedroom apartments. Amenities include a fitness center, outdoor terrace, community space, as well as parking. Construction is scheduled to be complete in spring 2022.

“The Douglas Company is thrilled to be part of the project team working with Pennrose; they have a great reputation, and their affordable housing properties are among the best available. John Arthur Flats will provide crucial housing and supportive services to the many LGBTQ seniors in the Cincinnati area who need an affordable place to live, and our team is thrilled to make that vision into a reality,” said Andrew Rahrig, Vice President of Construction of The Douglas Company.

The Douglas Company

The Douglas Company, headquartered in Holland, Ohio, with a second office located in Orlando, Florida, is a recognized industry leader in commercial construction, specializing in Senior Living and Multi-Family Housing in a wide variety of markets.

A seven-time honoree on the INC. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies, we have been providing construction services to clients for 45 years. As a result of our experience and knowledge, our integrated Integri-D Process was developed to ensure our clients’ success! We manage every aspect of the client’s project from up-front cost control, preconstruction services, construction management, through completion and turnover.

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