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Energizing the Community

Mar 14, 2013

Camino del Rey Senior Apartments By Terry Herlihy, and Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. In June 2012, ROEM broke ground on Camino del Rey in Santa Clara and is on pace for completion in June 2013. Closely situated near public transportation, this 48-unit, three-story mission-style development will be built for an active senior lifestyle. Amenities include a fitness center, a community room, a computer and business center, a community garden space, and a landscaped courtyard with BBQ areas and soft seating. With a focus on high design and sustainability, this project will pursue... 
Camino del Rey Senior Apartments By Terry Herlihy, and Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. In June 2012, ROEM broke ground on Camino del Rey in Santa Clara and is on pace for completion in June 2013. Closely situated near public transportation, this 48-unit, three-story mission-style de... 

Successful Partnerships: CSH

Mar 13, 2013

What it takes: “ROEM Corporation has been committed to the development of a high-quality affordable and supportive housing development from the very beginning [of the Cedar Gateway project] and their commitment has been demonstrated through their active participation in our local planning process. Their professionalism, responsiveness, and commitment has been there from the project conception, to the end of construction and successful lease-up, and throughout occupancy.” – Simonne Ruff, Director, CSH... 
What it takes: “ROEM Corporation has been committed to the development of a high-quality affordable and supportive housing development from the very beginning [of the Cedar Gateway project] and their commitment has been demonstrated through their active participation in our local planning process.... 

New Life for an Aging Property

Mar 12, 2013

Canyon Crest Apartments By Terry Herlihy, Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc ROEM Builders, Inc. began the renovation of Canyon Crest, located in Fresno, Calif., in spring of 2012 with an ambitious plan to revitalize this 118-unit community through a combination of repairs, improvements, and enhancements. Unlike a new construction project, the renovation has required detailed scheduling to ensure units are updated in an orderly and efficient manner. By working closely with property residents we have smoothly transition out of then back into their newly improved homes. Detailed sch... 
Canyon Crest Apartments By Terry Herlihy, Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc ROEM Builders, Inc. began the renovation of Canyon Crest, located in Fresno, Calif., in spring of 2012 with an ambitious plan to revitalize this 118-unit community through a combination of repairs, improvements... 

Providing Sustainable Housing to Residents in Need

Sep 27, 2012

Cedar Gateway Grand Opening With all eyes watching, the City of San Diego, along with ROEM Corporation, Squier Properties, Pacific Housing, and CCDC, welcomed Cedar Gateway into the center of downtown. This much-anticipated development now provides 65 units of affordable housing for low-income families and individuals. Twenty-three of the apartments also provide supportive services for individuals with special needs. Cedar Gateway, pending LEED-H Platinum certification, integrates environmentally-sustainable building materials and methods. The building consists of seven floors of housing, incl... 
Cedar Gateway Grand Opening With all eyes watching, the City of San Diego, along with ROEM Corporation, Squier Properties, Pacific Housing, and CCDC, welcomed Cedar Gateway into the center of downtown. This much-anticipated development now provides 65 units of affordable housing for low-income famil... 

The Last of its Kind

Sep 26, 2012

Orvieto Family Apartments: A Final Redevelopment Funded Project Celebrates its Opening With mixed emotions, the City of San Jose came together with ROEM Corporation and Eden Housing to celebrate the grand opening of Orvieto Family Apartments, a $28 million development offering affordable housing to low-income families in San Jose. San Jose Vice Mayor Madison Nguyen and Leslye Corsiglia, Director of Housing for the City of San Jose, were among those in attendance to celebrate this memorable occasion. While residents and the City of San Jose are ecstatic that the former site of an auto salvage... 
Orvieto Family Apartments: A Final Redevelopment Funded Project Celebrates its Opening With mixed emotions, the City of San Jose came together with ROEM Corporation and Eden Housing to celebrate the grand opening of Orvieto Family Apartments, a $28 million development offering affordable housing to ... 

Successful Partnerships: Dana Strand

Sep 25, 2012

What it takes: “I am proud that we are adding needed affordable housing for Los Angeles’ senior community while remaining environmentally conscious. Dana Strand is an excellent example of how we are building a more sustainable city.” – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, City of Los Angeles... 
What it takes: “I am proud that we are adding needed affordable housing for Los Angeles’ senior community while remaining environmentally conscious. Dana Strand is an excellent example of how we are building a more sustainable city.” – Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa, City of Los Angeles... 

Resident Spotlight: Sylvia Sanchez, Dana Strand Senior

Sep 24, 2012

If you ever need to know what is happening at Dana Strand Senior Apartments in the Wilmington neighborhood of Los Angeles, Sylvia Sanchez is the person to find. Known around the community as the unofficial “Community Coordinator”, Sylvia volunteers her time calling bingo four nights a week, recruiting new community members to apply for residency, helping new residents get situated, and connecting them to their neighbors. Growing up only blocks away from Dana Strand, Sylvia has seen the area evolve over time. She recalls seeing the quiet single-family community of her youth transition to an... 
If you ever need to know what is happening at Dana Strand Senior Apartments in the Wilmington neighborhood of Los Angeles, Sylvia Sanchez is the person to find. Known around the community as the unofficial “Community Coordinator”, Sylvia volunteers her time calling bingo four nights a week, recr... 

Bringing New Life to an Outdated Community

Sep 23, 2012

By Stephen Emami, cheap Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. and Terry Herlihy, Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. In an area facing some of the highest unemployment rates in the state, see renovating this neglected community to meet ROEM’s standards not only benefits the City of Fresno, but also the residents who need access to high-quality, affordable housing. Canyon Crest, a $13 million acquisition-rehab project is comprised of 14 buildings, each with 8 units for a total of 112 apartments. Current amenities, such as the  community pools and landscaping, will receive much-... 
By Stephen Emami, cheap Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. and Terry Herlihy, Senior Construction Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. In an area facing some of the highest unemployment rates in the state, see renovating this neglected community to meet ROEM’s standards not only benefits the City of Fr... 

Green Corner Update for 2012

Sep 21, 2012

ROEM is pleased to announce that two of the ROEM Affordable Housing Communities, Dana Strand Senior Apartments in Los Angeles and Brookwood Terrace in San Jose, have each receive LEED-H Gold Certification, one of the toughest standards in the industry.... 
ROEM is pleased to announce that two of the ROEM Affordable Housing Communities, Dana Strand Senior Apartments in Los Angeles and Brookwood Terrace in San Jose, have each receive LEED-H Gold Certification, one of the toughest standards in the industry.... 

Bringing a Scattered Site Together: FAME Santa Monica

Sep 20, 2012

By Charles Drotts, Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. While many people dream of living in Santa Monica, many Santa Monica residents dream they can afford to remain the city in which they now live. With a high cost of living and a limited supply of affordable housing, senior area residents are struggling to stay in the neighborhoods of their childhoods. Bringing a community like FAME Santa Monica to the area will help address this housing challenge. FAME Santa Monica, co-developed by Squier Properties and ROEM Corporation, is a $17 million project that will bring a total of 49 affordable sen... 
By Charles Drotts, Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. While many people dream of living in Santa Monica, many Santa Monica residents dream they can afford to remain the city in which they now live. With a high cost of living and a limited supply of affordable housing, senior area residents are str...