MacQuesten Development Joins with Officials from New York State Homes and Community Renewal and New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority for Celebration of Heritage Homes Development

05/10/2016

Event Hails Ribbon-Cutting for Phase II, Groundbreaking for Phase III

 NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y. (April 21, 2016) – MacQuesten Development, LLC, in partnership with the New Rochelle Municipal Housing Authority and New York State Homes and Community Renewal (HCR), celebrated a pair of milestones today at the Heritage Homes complex, a three-phase development along Brook Street and Winthrop Avenue involving the construction of 228 affordable apartments and townhouses on the former site of the Hartley Houses public housing project.

The celebration, attended by state, county and city officials, began with a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Heritage Homes Phase II, which has added 56 affordable housing units to the 131 Phase I units completed in 2013. Following the Phase II ribbon-cutting, a groundbreaking ceremony was held for Heritage Homes Phase III, which will add another 41 affordable units. Joseph Apicella, Managing Director of MacQuesten Development, was master of ceremonies for the program

“I am passionate about building quality affordable housing and being a catalyst for downtown economic development,” said Rella Fogliano, President of MacQuesten Development. “This project has reached a milestone, and we are pleased to celebrate the completion of 187 of the 228 homes that are planned as well as break ground on our final phase. Our partners, the New Rochelle Housing Authority and NYS Homes and Community Renewal, helped to make this award-winning project a reality, and I feel fortunate to be a part of this public/private venture.”

“Heritage Homes has already strengthened our community and made a positive difference in hundreds of lives.  Read More →

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