Gould House, with its charming balconies overlooking the palm trees and lush gardens of the 100+ acres of the Jewish Federation Campus, has long been a renowned centerpiece of Boca Raton’s vibrant and robust elderly community. But it was a centerpiece very much in need of a bit of a refresh, which Fairstead’s recent acquisition made sure that it received.
Completed in the summer of 2021, the $6 million renovation updated all 101 units with new flooring, windows, and HVAC systems, and redone bathrooms and kitchens that now feature new cabinets and large closets, upgraded lighting, and energy-saving, stainless-steel appliances. Other capital improvements include significant upgrades to the heating, cooling, and security systems; lobbies; community room; and management office.
And, of course, Fairstead’s on-site social services team has also built, and will continue to expand, a collection of support programs designed to cater to the particular everyday needs of seniors. These programs range from internet fluency