San Diego, CA
The result is a well-received 32 unit LEED Gold certified affordable housing community that embodies advanced design elements not typically seen in this genre of architecture. Through careful planning, each dwelling is a corner unit, a design characteristic that supports ventilation and light. Additionally the units are accessed via open walkways through light and air wells. In essence this results in three sides of the units being open to air and light, creating a pleasing and affordable place to live. The below grade parking lot features special parking for those utilizing sustainable driving methods (i.e. carpooling, biking and motorcycles).