New Homes for South Chicago

Claretian Associates is a non-profit organization that aims to provide stability and improve South Chicago neighborhoods. New Homes for South Chicago consists of 23 affordable home ownership single-families and two-flats that are designed to exceed Energy Star for New Homes standards.  The shell of the buildings are made from structurally insulated panels (SIPS) which provide maximum heating and cooling efficiency, are highly insulated, and have a minimum number of joints to reduce air infiltration. The buildings also utilize energy efficient mechanical and electrical systems and use recyclable and low VOC finishes and materials that provide optimum air quality.

South Chicago, Chicago, IL

Status

Completed 2012

Unit Count

17 single-family

6 two-flats

Client

Claretian Associates