Professional Planning Services
Shirley M. Bishop, PP
Shirley M. Bishop, PP, LLC
100 Overlook Center, Floor 2
Princeton, NJ 08540
Phone: 609 844-7720
Cell: 609 865 0458
Fax: 609 844 7722
The firm provides affordable housing and planning services to municipalities and for profit and not for profit developers. With over 35 years experience in the affordable housing field, the firm is knowledgeable in all aspects of the COAH and HMFA relevant regulations and monitors legislative, executive and judicial actions in the housing field.The firm is available to prepare and amend development fee ordinances and spending plans. Upon request by the Court, the firm can also serve as a Special Court Master. The firm is available to prepare and amend housing elements, fair share plans, development fee ordinances,affordable housing ordinances, spending plans and other relevant documents.
Filed under: Professional Planning Services
Senior Planner, Administrative Agent
Heyer, Gruel & Associates
236 Broad Street
Red Bank, NJ 07701
HGA is a community planning consulting firm providing planning services to over 30 municipalities throughout the State of New Jersey. Our firm has extensive planning expertise in the field of affordable housing and has provided New Jersey municipalities with affordable housing services for over 35 years. We work with towns to assist in guiding them through the process, including the preparation of updated Housing Elements/Fair Share Plans. We are also offering administrative agent services. We have testified as expert witnesses in affordable housing litigation and have qualified as experts in most of the State’s Court affordable housing vicinages. HGA has also participated in COAH/Court mediation. HGA has worked with various municipalities through their entire Third Round compliance process and is intimately familiar with the affordable housing process and compliance mechanisms.
Randall Gottesman, PP
101 Interchange Plaza, Suite 301
Cranbury, NJ 08512
CGP&H offers a comprehensive service platform including full service administrative agent expertise; administration of housing rehabilitation programs; development and implementation of market to affordable programs; creation of accessory apartments; developing cost effective Fair Share Plans; financial packaging for nonprofit and for profit developers; environmental reviews; lead testing; building inspections; CDBG and HOME administrative services; and more. Our team approach with attorneys, planners and MHLs ensures that every affordable housing unit is viable and long term. We provide our clients with a peace of mind that our highly trained and responsive professionals are part of their affordable housing team.
Associate/Senior Project Planner
53 Frontage Road, Suite 120, PO Box 4017
Clinton, NJ 08809
Maser Consulting provides the in-house expertise to address all municipal and regional planning needs, including the preparation of comprehensive master plans, recreation and open space master plans, COAH affordable housing plans, NJ Highlands Regional Master Plan conformance and zoning ordinance amendments. Our professional planners review subdivision and site plan applications for zoning and planning boards. Maser Consulting also provides regional planning services to counties. Our planners are in the forefront in “Smart Growth” initiatives, neo-traditional design, redevelopment planning, downtown revitalization, form based codes and plan endorsement.
Mary Beth Lonergan, PP, AICP
Clarke Caton Hintz
100 Barrack St.
Trenton, NJ 08608
Clarke Caton Hintz is an award-winning planning, landscape architecture and architecture firm. CCH has an expertise in affordable housing planning - we prepare housing elements and fair share plans, spending plans, monitoring documents, etc. We also serve as special affordable housing masters in Superior Court matters.
Suzanne Mack, PP AICP AHP
City of Bayonne
630 Avenue C
Bayonne, NJ 07302
Professional Planner AHP Program Professional Administer City of Bayonne Affordable Housing Trust fund responsible for Redevelopment Plans that require contribution to Fair Share Housing Plan and Housing Master Plan http//www.bayonnenj.org
Anthony L. Marchetta
ALM Consulting Group
Post Office Box 1210
Princeton, NJ 08542
Ervin E. Oross Jr. PP.AICP. CPM
470 Mantoloking Road
Brick, NJ 08723
Community Development Planning & Housing Rehabilitation Program Management. Federal and NJ State Housing Program Planning, Implementation and Administration
Filed under: Administrative Agent, Grant Writing, Housing Program Administration, Housing Rehabilitation Program Administration, Municipal Housing Liaison, Professional Planning Services, Committees, Networking, Seminars, Accreditation, Education, Policy, Programs
Stuart Portney, P.P.
The Metro Company, LLC
242 10th Street, Suite 103
Jersey City, NJ 07302
The Metro Company, LLC is an innovative real estate, planning, housing, finance and development firm, offering a fully integrated package of services. Particular expertise includes structuring public and private financing packages; planning, developing and administering affordable & mixed income housing developments; creating various community and economic development programs, including redevelopment, master planning and consolidated planning efforts.
Filed under: Administrative Agent, Banking/Finance, Developer/Builder, Housing Program Administration, Professional Planning Services, Tax Credits Services, Training/Consulting, Other Redevelopment Planning/Implementation
Peter Van den Kooy, PP, AICP
115 FIFTH AVENUE
New York, NY 10003
BFJ Planning’s professionals have extensive experience in providing affordable housing planning and administration services to public and private sector clients for affordable housing projects located throughout the State of New Jersey. We have enabled our private sector clients to realize increased profitability, substantial cost savings, and expedited project implementation by leveraging our detailed affordable housing regulatory and design knowledge to maximize the unit count and square footage of the project while minimizing costs, and through identifying the most expedient pathway to obtain project approvals. Similarly, our public sector services apply our substantial experience in preparing housing plan elements, fair share plans, vacant land adjustments, build-out analyses, and expert testimony before the superior court in order to prepare housing plan elements and fair share plans that are both compliant from a regulatory perspective and compatible with the community’s goals and vision. Please feel free to contact us to discuss your goals and vision for your affordable housing projects and programs.
Filed under: Administrative Agent, Archtectural Services, Environmental Review & Testing, Grant Writing, Housing Program Administration, Housing Rehabilitation Program Administration, Professional Planning Services, Committees, Networking, Policy