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Tax Credits Awarded To Fairwood Commons


Westerville, OH, July 5, 2016 — “The Woda Group is pleased to announce that Fairwood Commons in Columbus, Ohio, was awarded Tax Credits. We are fortunate to be able to work in our own backyard on a project such as Fairwood Commons,” said Jeffrey Woda, Principal of The Woda Group, Inc.

Fairwood Commons is a new construction with 54 units of senior apartments strategically located on East Main Street on over 2 acres within the historic Franklin Park neighborhood of the City of Columbus. It is in extremely close walkable proximity to Franklin Park, Alum Creek recreational trails and other land uses that seniors need including pharmacy, groceries, restaurants, social services, transit access and houses of worship.

The time-tested 3-story interior corridor midrise building is attractive and feature amenities that will keep this community full and support the needs of elderly residents’ aging-in-place require to live comfortably. The design combines the best character-defining features of a traditional apartment unit while creating modern livable spaces that are accessible and highly energy efficient. This structure will use “passive building”, meeting the requirements of Passive House Institute, which will cut energy consumption by 60-80 percent compared to code buildings.

The Woda Group, Inc. and its affiliates are experienced developers, general contractors, and property managers specializing in the design, construction, and management of affordable multi-family apartments, senior communities, and single-family homes. Considered leading experts in the affordable housing industry, the Woda team is known for producing and maintaining high quality affordable housing. Affordable Housing Finance Magazine has ranked The Woda Group, Inc. 7th overall among Affordable Housing Developers and 38th overall among Affordable Housing Owners in their April/May 2016 issue. The Woda Group, Inc. has developed and currently manages over 200 communities and over 10,000 units.

The Woda Group, Inc. has offices in Westerville, Ohio; Annapolis, Maryland; Savannah, Georgia; Shelbyville, Kentucky; Norfolk, Virginia; Indianapolis, Indiana; and Mackinaw City, Michigan. For more information, call (614) 641-2301 or visit