Benny Farm – OBNL Chez Soi

  • Crédit photo: Audrey Belval

  • Crédit photo: Audrey Belval

  • Crédit photo: Matt Makauskas

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Matt Makauskas

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

    Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

  • Crédit photo: Holcim Foundation, Nikkol Rot

Project Data

Location : Benny Farm Complex, NDG, Montreal
Client : OBNL Chez Soi
Cost of construction : 9 100 000 $
Mechanical engineer : Martin Roy & Ass.
Structural engineer : Nicolet Chartrand Knoll
General contractor : Consortium M.R.
Completed in : June 2006
Certification : CBIP certification in progress. Novoclimat certification in progress. LEED certification in progress. Chez-soi is designed to attain a LEED GOLD rating.

Non-profit rental housing for seniors

New construction of a non-profit rental housing for seniors financed by Logements abordables – Québec (a joint federal, provincial and municipal program). 91 apartments, mostly one bedroom and dining facilities. Chez Soi is one of three housing projects sharing the environmental infrastructure Green Energy Benny Farm, a prototype for community-driven sustainability housing.