Gallery: La Valentina Station Affordable Housing Transforms a Neglected...

 
La Valentina Station is a new affordable housing development in Sacramento located directly on the light rail line. The site was once a high crime area and a neglected brownfield and the new housing completely transforms the area. Designed by David Baker + Partners Architects, La Valentina Station combines a variety of sustainable building strategies with affordable studio and two-bedroom apartments and new commercial space on the street level to create an improved dynamic in the neighborhood. Solar panels on the roof, energy-efficient design and eco-friendly building materials further complement the high-density and transit-oriented development.

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