Gallery: Modern Richardson Apartments Provide Low Income Housing In the...

The striking Richardson Apartments comprise an ultra modern residential complex just a stone's throw from away from San Francisco's majestic city hall. Designed by David Baker + Partners, the five story building provides low income housing and mixed use retail for the dense transit-oriented Market + Octavia Neighborhood, providing 120 permanent, supportive residential studio units for adults coming out of or at risk for homelessness. The mixed use project also includes a health clinic, retail space, a large private courtyard, common rooms and a green roof and deck. Designed with guidance from the Build It Green GreenPoint Rated and Green Communities checklists, the apartments also have plenty of sustainable features.

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