In the News

  • ERLH I and II Housing Application Now Available

    ERLH I and II Housing Application. Note: The Waiting List for these units is between 2-7 years.

    Published in FSHD Property Management on June 11th, 2020 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • New Income Eligibility Guidelines for ERLH I & II

    These income limits for our ERLH I and II housing are set as of April 1, 2020.

    Published in HUD on April 1st, 2020 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Camden Seniors Receive Health Support Home Visits from Rutgers‒Camden Nursing Students

    Yaazmyn Rosa’s weekly visit to Camden’s Northgate II affordable housing complex to help residents manage their healthcare needs is one of the most rewarding and inspiring experiences in her education at Rutgers University‒Camden. Rosa and her classmates in the accelerated bachelor of science in nursing program are among a team of health care workers and social workers who provide in-home consultations to solve complex care issues for elderly residents. Since 2018, Rutgers School of Nursing‒Camden students have had the opportunity to work with Northgate II residents through the New Jersey Geriatrics Workforce Enhancement Program (NJGWEP), led by the Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine (SOM). It is a unique partnership between Rowan and the Rutgers School of Nursing‒Camden to provide interprofessional experiential learning to students in managing elderly residents’ complex care issues.

    Published in Rutgers-Camden News Now on February 1st, 2020 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Burlington County Median Income Chart 2019

    Burlington County Median Income Chart 2019

    Published in FSHD on January 1st, 2019 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Home Is Where the Heart Is

    At the local, state and national levels, Holy Cross alumni are fighting to create affordable housing for all. See story about Peter J. O’Connor of pages 49-51.

    Published in Holy Cross Magazine on October 23rd, 2018 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Longtime Affordable Housing Advocate Receives NJ “Hall of Fame” Award

    Peter J. O’Connor, part of the legal team that spearheaded the landmark Mount Laurel affordable housing case and a longtime advocate of fair housing rights, was named the first recipient of the Housing and Economic Development Hall of Fame Award. The award was presented on the eve of the Governor’s Conference on Housing and Economic Development, which takes place October 2-3 in at Harrah’s Resort in Atlantic City.

    Published in NJ Department of Community Affairs on October 1st, 2018 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • FSHD Seeks LEED Certification for ERLH III and Robinson Estates

    FSHD is pursuing LEED certification for its new properties in Mount Laurel: Ethel R. Lawrence Homes III and Robinson Estates. Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) is a rating system devised by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) to evaluate the environmental performance of a building and encourage market transformation towards sustainable development.

    Published in FSHD News Alert on June 21st, 2018 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Online Application Now Available For New Sharon Woods

    The waiting list for two-bedroom and three-bedroom apartments in our New Sharon Woods complex in Deptford Township is now open. Please download the application online, fill it out and return with all supporting documents on Tuesdays and Thursdays between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. The address is 100 Hillcrest Drive, Sewell, NJ 08080.

    Published in FSHD News Alert on February 14th, 2018 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Education Center Focuses on College-Bound Teens

    As part of Fair Share Development’s continuing effort to enhance the lives of the families of Ethel Lawrence, the Homework Club is piloting a new college preparatory program called Mission: Excellence. The mission of our program is to promote higher education, degree attainment, improved parental involvement, and a culture of personal excellence among the students of Ethel Lawrence Homes.

    Published in FSHD on November 1st, 2017 Fair Share Housing Development | View PDF

  • Education Center Expands Staff: New Apartments To Open Soon

    This October, FSHD began accepting applications for the 60 new apartments that will soon become available for rent at our award-winning development, Ethel R. Lawrence Homes (ERLH) and a nearby site in Mount Laurel now known as Robinson Estates. This exciting development has required FSHD to expand the staff at the Margaret Donnelly O’Connor Education Center to accommodate additional children we expect will join the ERLH community. FSHD bid adieu to Steve Axberg, the popular former Education Director who is heading back to school.

    Published in FSHD on October 31st, 2017 | View PDF