Tag Archives: Affordable Housing

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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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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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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Washington Street Apartments – a private sanctuary in the heart of the desert

Dusting off these sketches from a few years back and rolling up our sleeves on Washington Street Apartments!  Washington Street Apartments is a low-income senior housing community in La Quinta, California.  The project consists of both existing building renovation and … Continue reading

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They arrived on the back of a truck:  modular workforce housing arrives in Silicon Valley

Residents began moving into their units at Parkside Studios in Sunnyvale beginning in late July 2015. Nothing about the apartments would suggest to a visitor that they were built 120 miles away in Sacramento and then trucked to the site … Continue reading

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Q&A with John in San Diego Home/ Garden Lifestyles

Principal John Sheehan was featured in the May 2015 issue of San Diego Home/Garden Lifestyles (pages 38-40). Find out his opinions on affordable housing, what drew him to San Diego in the late ’80s, and his views on “optimistic design”. Continue reading

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