Evergreen’s David Block Profiled As A Senior Housing “Changemaker”

August 5, 2020


Senior Housing News is always looking for industry leaders and innovators to profile in its “Changemakers” column, which made David Block, director of development for Taylor Johnson client Evergreen Real Estate Group, a perfect candidate for the series. The resulting story outlines Evergreen’s innovative models and approaches to senior housing development, such as a public-private partnership with the Chicago Housing Authority and Chicago Public Library to co-locate affordable senior housing with new public library branches. Evergreen has also spearheaded successful adaptive reuse projects, including the redevelopment of two former hospitals, one of which will be among the first developments in the country to offer both independent living and supportive living for low-income seniors in a single location. Read more about Block’s knack for creative financing and success in balancing changemaking with risk-taking here.

Evergreen is converting the former Ravenswood Hospital on Chicago’s North Side into Ravenswood Senior Living, one of the first developments in the country to offer both independent living and supportive living for low-income seniors in a single location.


Back


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *