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Balboa Reservoir Master Plan wins ASLA Northern California 2022 design award

Balboa Reservoir Master Plan ASLA Northern California Honor Award – GLS Landscape | Architecture, Van Meter Williams Pollack, and Pyatok ANALYSIS & PLANNING CATEGORY   Project Statement: This project creates an urban, landscape-driven master plan at the 17-acre Balboa Reservoir site. Located adjacent to the San Francisco City […]

Gwinnett Place team releases two proposals for mall redevelopment

Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution By Alia Malik The firm planning the redevelopment of Gwinnett Place on Friday released two proposed conceptual designs of the site, a milestone after years of occasionally eccentric dreams for the nearly-abandoned mall’s future. “It’s not going to be a mall anymore,” said Rick Williams, […]

Save the date! HLC: Mythbusting Affordable Housing Costs Part 2

Housing Leadership Council hosts: Mythbusting Affordable Housing Costs Part 2 Van Meter Williams Pollack Thursday, May 12 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Virtual (Zoom Meeting) In the Bay Area, one unit of affordable housing can cost between half to three-quarters of a million dollars to build. Why does it cost […]

Project Feature: Allison Village in Milender White’s newsletter

Allison Village in Arvada, Colorado is featured in Milender White's newsletter Allison Village is an existing 37-unit apartment community constructed in 1980, sitting on a parcel of approximately 2 acres at 5352 Allison Street, Arvada. The site is a half-mile from the Olde Town Arvada commuter […]

The site of the old PT’s strip club on Colfax will house an affordable housing complex that will include childcare

Source: Denverite, Desiree Mathurin “Did you hear about the rose that grew from a crack in the concrete?” City officials and community stakeholders gathered on a windy Thursday to break ground on the Rose on Colfax, a housing complex on the corner of East Colfax and Valentia […]

Mile High United Way Early Childhood Education Center breaks ground alongside affordable apartments on Colfax

Mile High United Way Early Childhood Education Center breaks ground alongside affordable apartments on Colfax Source: Mercy Housing The Groundbreaking Celebrates and Demonstrates How Cities, Counties and Communities Can Work Together to Serve Families in Denver DENVER (April 7, 2022) – Today, Mercy Housing Mountain Plains, Mile High […]

Join Mercy Housing to celebrate The Rose on Colfax groundbreaking

Mercy Housing Colorado invites you to celebrate breaking ground at The Rose on Colfax. In partnership with the City of Denver and Mile High Early Learning, The Rose on Colfax will have 82 new affordable homes for families and an affordable, quality Early Childhood Education […]

Presenting Balboa Reservoir Affordable Housing at CREW SF

Creating Vibrant Neighborhoods with Affordable Housing Please join us for CREW SF's First Real Estate Luncheon of 2022! This year we welcome a group of panelists to share their expertise on the up-and-coming Balboa Reservoir Affordable Housing Development, and expand on the future of this project […]

San Rafael earmarks $2.6M for affordable housing

Source: Marin Independent Journal By ADRIAN RODRIGUEZ | San Rafael is spending $2.6 million on four affordable housing projects. Homeward Bound of Marin will receive a $350,000 grant for a 32-residence project at 190 Mill St. Eden Housing will receive two loans, $850,000 for a 40-apartment project […]

VMWP listed as one of the seven best multifamily architects in Mountain View

Source: GC Magazine   General Contractors Magazine has listed Van Meter Williams Pollack as one of the seven best multifamily architects in Mountain View, California.   An integral part of the history and growth of Silicon Valley, Mountain View is an attractive city for young professionals looking to thrive […]

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