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Affordable Housing

The Depot at Hyde Park

50 years ago, LA’s Hyde Park community formed around one of the region’s earliest train stations.  Opening in 2019, Metrorail’s Crenshaw/ LAX line will catalyze another era of healthy urban growth in this district. As a leading element of this trend, The Depot at Hyde Park is a mixed-use development that will provide 43 restricted..

Kensington Campus

  gallery Responding to urgent human needs, in September 2017 the City of Lancaster’s Mayor declared a high-priority public goal to establish a sustainable model for long-term relief from rampant homelessness.  Additionally, the Mayor set a mandate that the first phase of implementation be ready for habitation by December 2018.  Contributing to the endeavor, the..

Mosaic Gardens at Willowbrook II

As part of LINC Housing’s rapid response to public demand for affordable housing, Mosaic Gardens at Willowbrook North will provide 100 units of affordable permanent supportive housing for families and persons with special needs in addition to a commercial daycare facility for 88 children.  Accelerated by aligned interests, this project demonstrates the possibility of swift..

The Serrano

Conceived as a dense urban infill apartment community in Korea Town, the design approach was to break up the monotonous repetition of the usual stacked unit apartment building design while retaining the same efficiencies normally found in stacked designs. The Serrano retains a unit mix of 1, 2 and 3 bedroom family units arranged around..

Mosaic Gardens at Westlake

Mosaic Gardens at Westlake is a 125 unit affordable apartment building, consisting of 68 units for families, 1/2 of which are for the chronically homeless and 57 units for seniors, ½ of which are for homeless seniors in two separate towers on a common 3 story podium. The site is a very steep, blighted and..

Las Alturas

The Las Alturas development is located in the Adelante Eastside Community Redevelopment Area just east of Downtown Los Angeles. The context is primarily commercial and industrial use along Whittier Boulevard, with residential to the north and south. The residential portion of the building is elevated off the street with parking below to address security issues..

Crenshaw Gardens

Crenshaw Gardens is a mixed use project of 49 dwelling units and 5,400 SF of ground floor commercial space located on Crenshaw Boulevard in anticipation of the Crenshaw light rail line to be completed in 2019. The site is surrounded by a diverse and chaotic mix of uses and typologies including convenience stores, empty lots,..

Arbor Lofts

The first urban infill project to be completed since the City of Lancaster implemented its new Downtown Specific Plan; all units are set aside for tenants who earn at least 50 percent of their income by making art and are below 60% of area median income. Artists were consulted as to which amenities they would..

The Metro at Hollywood

The design of this 120 unit affordable senior rental apartment building takes cues from its location on Hollywood Blvd. A colorfully finished tower with faceted glazing, marks the street corner and is a beacon for the retail and residential tenants. The façade of the four stories of apartments is scaled to the urban fabric along..