SANFORD, Fla. — Wendover Housing Partners has unveiled plans for Norton Commons, an affordable seniors housing community in Sanford, a suburb of Orlando.
Wendover recently acquired a 4.3-acre site for the new community, with plans to break ground as early as mid-March. The three-story building will offer 68 apartments.
Rent for Norton Commons apartments are expected to start at $708 per month for one-bedroom units and $837 per month for two-bedroom units.
Norton Commons will cost an estimated $15.9 million to develop. Financing includes $1.4 million in Low-Income Housing Tax Credits from Florida Housing Finance Corp. Slocum Platts Architects is designing the complex and Roger B. Kennedy is the general contractor. Construction is expected to take 10 months.