Kaufmann Apartments at Step Up on Colorado

Santa Monica, California

Kaufmann Apartments at Step Up on Colorado located in Santa Monica, CA is a ground-up, Type V wood affordable housing project. The project totals 19,677 square feet throughout one structure with five levels above grade. It includes 32 permanent supportive housing and two manager units. Connected parking totals 2,500 square feet and 10 stalls. The project intended for the psychosocial rehabilitation and support of the homeless affected by severe and persistent mental illness. The ground level features management and life skills offices and a gated garage and the remaining floors consist of living quarters, a common lounge with kitchen, a library and laundry facilities. Each 275 square foot unit includes built-ins, a kitchenette and a bathroom. Communal balconies and a landscaped outdoor patio area on the second floor act as social gathering areas and connect to the project’s other common spaces. This project is LEED Platinum®.

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19,677 SF
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