Client: Meta Housing Corporation
Type: Affordable Housing
Certification: LEED Gold
Learn more about how Zinnia has made an impact on the people that live there. Read, Zinnia: An Affordable Housing Story, how it changed our lives.
The design exemplifies a high-quality market rate development and elevates the aesthetic of the surrounding neighborhood. Zinnia is anticipating LEED Gold certification.
Designed at a neighborhood village scale, three buildings define a quarter acre of open space with a centralized community building. Buildings vary in height on this sloped site with the tallest structure located at the lowest location to minimize blocking adjacent views. Parking is concealed from the public realm along the southern edge. Amenities include a tot lot, open play field, dog park, and community gardens. The units vary from two-story townhomes to 1, 2 and 3-bedroom flats.