Supportive housing for troubled vets, young adults opens on Walton Ave.

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FORDHAM HEIGHTS -

A new supportive housing project for formerly homeless veterans and young adults has officially opened in the Bronx.

The $35.6 million Walton House Home in Fordham Heights contains 89 furnished studio apartments. Fifty-six of them are for veterans and the rest are for people between 18 and 25 years old.

Rents are limited to 30 percent of a given tenant's income.

The project also includes case workers, career counselors and mental health services on site.

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