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Senter Road Approved by San Jose City Council!

    We are excited to announce that Senter Road has been approved by San Jose City Council!  The proposed 162-unit development will provide chronically homeless men and women with a home and access to counseling and health services.  We … Continue reading

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Hold onto your hardhats! Studio E Architects has 8 projects currently under construction.

    With 8 projects currently under construction (a new Studio E record!), we are putting our  hardhats and construction vests to good use this summer.  These projects range from multifamily housing (affordable, senior, and market rate) to renovations of historic buildings, … Continue reading

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A Small Survey of Small (and Cool) Dwellings – Part 2 of 3 | LOCATION

Back in April we started a series on micro-units – which as a topic have been popping up all over the media. As urban housing becomes more and more costly in metropoles around the country and across the globe – … Continue reading

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UCLA Saxon Suites Published on ArchDaily!

We are thrilled to share with you that UCLA Saxon Suites has been published on Arch Daily!  Saxon Suites is an innovative model of renovated student housing and student commons space. We were tasked with completely rebuilding and modernizing six existing buildings and … Continue reading

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Celadon Wins Big!

We are excited to announce that Celadon at 9th & Broadway has received the inaugural Urban Model for Healthy Living Award from the San Diego-Tijuana Urban Land Institute (ULI)!  This award acknowledges that Celadon supports public health as an essential aspect of thriving communities and … Continue reading

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Hotel Churchill’s Sign Is Reinstalled

Construction at Hotel Churchill is coming along!  The historic hotel in downtown San Diego is scheduled to open its doors this summer and will provide housing for homeless veterans, youth who are aging out of the foster care system, and … Continue reading

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High Tech Elementary – school’s out for the summer [well. almost.]

High Tech Elementary in Point Loma at Liberty Station is wrapping up its first year in its new(ish) facility. High Tech Elementary Building 271 is located on the site of an existing former military athletic facility located at the corner Cushing Road and Farragut Road. Portions of the existing structure … Continue reading

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A Small Survey of Small (and Cool) Dwellings – Part 1 of 3 | SIMPLICITY

Petite apartments are nothing new – despite the recent buzz. Whether you call them a mini-flat or an efficiency, a bachelor apartment (Canada) a pied-a-terre or chambre-de-bonne (France) or micro unit – small one-room abodes have been around for a … Continue reading

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Parkside Studios in the News

Parkside has been feeling the love lately with TWO publications in the past month!  Take a look, and let us know what you think! Read about Parkside Studios in Dwell Read about Parkside Studios in San Diego Magazine Read about Parkside … Continue reading

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John Sheehan invited to join board of Love Your Lunchbox

  Love your Lunchbox (LYL) is a San Diego based non-profit whose mission is to provide basic nutrition education to those facing the realities of a limited food budget. Additionally, LYL supports those most in need by facilitating the delivery of … Continue reading

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