TOBERMAN VILLAGE Location: San Pedro, CA Client: New Economics for Women Budget: $10 million Acres: 1.14 Number of Units: 49 units Project Phase: Construction Documents Completion Date: Early 2010 Project Description: Toberman Village is situated below a bluff in a site that is predominately flat and is 2 blocks away from the Los Angeles Harbor (the Pacific Ocean). Toberman Village is California Tax Credit project that is composed of 49 units which vary from 3 story ‘walk-up’ town homes to 1 story flats. The units are geared towards large families and range in size from 700 sf 1 bedrooms to 1400 sf. 3 bedrooms. Five 3-story ‘walk-up’ townhomes fronts Santa Cruz St. to promote ‘eyes & ears on the street’ for safety and to enhance the streetscape which maintains its residential character. Toberman Village has 2 points of entry; one is through Palos Verdes Street and the other, the main entrance, is through Santa Cruz Street. At the Santa Cruz entrance, you are welcomed by lush landscape and a paving pattern that leads you to the heart of the project, its 1,000 sf community center. From there, you will be able to access the remaining 44 units through a series of courtyards and stairs and the rear yard. The rear yard will include a BBQ area and covered outdoor gathering space.
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Published on Aug 22, 2013