Project Description

RW Sleighter was commissioned to provide all architecture, engineering and construction administration services for the total renovation of the classically styled White Swan Apartment building located in Uniontown, PA.  The project is funded through Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) competatively awarded tax credits.  The project included a complete gut remodel of an existing six story hotel building converting it into 47 modern one bedroom apartments.  All building infrastructure was updated including electric, sanitary and storm sewer, water and natural gas.  The community space including a large ballroom are designed to respect and enhance the origininal design and finishes while modernizing to current housing standards.  The project was designed on an accelerated 90 day schedule and is slated to begin construction in the summer of 2017.   The project included Building Code Permits, Land Development, Erosion and Sediment Control, Stormwater Management and Highway Occupancy Permits. The project was approved by the funding agency meeting all design requirements established by PHFA.

Fayette County Housing Authority


  • Alta Survey
  • Topographic Survey
  • Site Planning & Land Development
  • PennDOT Highway Occupancy Permit
  • Architectural Planning & Design to Restore the Original Character of the Building
  • Bid Package Preparation
  • Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) Project
  • Construction Administration

Project In Progress

Building Floor Area
40,700 SF

Project Area
0.5 Acres

*Project in Progress