The adaptive reuse of the former Saint Joseph’s Convent in Portland will turn 101,000 square feet of the Sisters of Mercy’ s former main residence into eighty-eight units of energy efficient, sustainable senior housing made possible by a collaboration of federal, state, local and private sources. The Motherhouse is a model for the reinstatement of historic resources back into the community.

Location: Portland, Maine

Category: Historical

Number of Units: 88

Square Footage: 101,000