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Hillcrest Senior

description Hillcrest Gardens is a 40 unit affordable senior housing development in Daly City, CA occupying the site of a former parking lot. The three-story building sits over a garage podium and is configured as a shallow u-shape, with double loaded corridor, supplying access to all […]

Villa Vasconcellos

DESCRIPTION Villa Vasconcellos is an affordable senior housing project located in Walnut Creek, CA. This is one of the first green multi-family housing projects in the city, with solar energy and hot water heating. Designed for independent seniors, the modern two- and three-story building contains fully […]

Jennings Avenue Housing

DESCRIPTION This 70-unit affordable housing project includes a mix of flats and townhouses in three-story buildings. The density of the project affords greater conservation of open space, utilizing an existing drainage swale and preserving mature trees on site. The development takes advantage of natural features, providing […]

Bella Monte Apartments

DESCRIPTION Bella Monte Apartments consist of 52 multifamily affordable units on 2.18 acres with an interconnected, pedestrian-focused internal street system. Four buildings present a rhythm of two and three-story bays with bedroom townhouses on upper floors above ground floor flats. Three story towers with high quality […]

Community Services & Family Housing

DESCRIPTION The Cupertino Community Services and Family Housing project provides affordable housing and various assistance programs to members of the Cupertino community. The project contains 24 units of multi-family housing, a residential community building, and an office building for Cupertino Community Services, framing two internal courtyards. […]

Valencia Gardens

DESCRIPTION New public streets and private backyards transformed a failed housing project into a livable community in San Francisco’s Mission District. The 300,000 sq. ft. Valencia Gardens complex includes 260 dwelling units, spacious community, day care and learning centers, a play area for children and a […]

Fremont Oak Gardens

DESCRIPTION Fremont Oak Gardens is a 2 acre, 51 unit residential development designed for hearing-impaired/deaf seniors. This project includes approximately 3,560 sq. ft. of community space to be used both by residents and the larger deaf community. The two story building complex is developed around three […]

Adams Avenue Homes

DESCRIPTION Adams Court is a complex of 17 single family homes designed as affordable housing for first-time buyers. The small two story homes each have 3 bedrooms and 2-1/2 baths. Each unit has a two car garage, three of which are detached and set to the […]

Carter Terrace

DESCRIPTION The 101 affordable family housing units on this 3.3 acre site were developed for Mercy Housing California in conjunction with Fougeron Architecture. The design utilizes walk-up type units organized around a system of interior streets accommodating the steeply sloping site. Buildings step with the terrain, […]

Nueva Vista Family Housing

DESCRIPTION Nueva Vista Family Housing is an example of how a dedicated affordable housing developer can incorporate sustainable design and green building into a project while working within a limited budget. The 48- unit urban infill project located on a 1.3 acre site adjacent to the […]

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