Newton, MA – Erland Construction, alongside PWC Companies and JSA Inc., has successfully completed a new four-story assisted living and memory care community for Sunrise Senior Living.
Located at the corner of Washington and Hovey Street in Newton, Sunrise of Newton’s new senior living residence is Erland’s third out-of-the-ground project with Sunrise and fifth overall.
Safety was Erland’s top priorities throughout construction. Erland worked to mitigate disruption to neighboring homes as well as the flow of traffic along this busy intersection.
The ground-up building offers 85 suites serving up to 108 residents. Each residence is specifically constructed for seniors and their unique needs. Standard features of the building include wheelchair accessible suites and common rooms, showers modified to fit all different assistance devices, and hallways with assistance handrails. The new community is pet friendly, and features amenities including underground parking, a bistro, outdoor park, and common areas with fireplaces.
Every suite in the new 101,000sf community includes custom finishes to help create a home-like environment and safety features, such as an emergency response system, giving residents the ability to call Sunrise staff 24 hours per day.