• A first for CADA as it seeks to build condos facing Capitol Park

    December 17, 2015

    A first for CADA as it seeks to build condos facing Capitol Park Ben van der Meer | Sacramento Business Journal Dec 14, 2015, 7:08am PST Capitol Area Development Authority is looking for a developer to build housing on a parcel facing Capitol Park. And for the first time in its history, the agency is […]

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  • Powering sustainable living and dining in midtown

    July 30, 2015

    Jul 21, 2015, 5:34am PDT Updated Jul 21, 2015, 11:20am PDT 16 Powerhouse is a mixed-use apartment building at 16th and P streets in Sacramento that is filling a gap in the midtown market by pairing highly sustainable, ultra-low energy use and spacious housing with first-floor amenities and businesses. Its developers were able to build […]

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  • Kudos for R Street project

    July 6, 2015

    July 1, 2015 Bob Shallit: 916-321-1017,, @BobShallit More accolades are coming in for the Warehouse Artist Lofts, the mixed-used, CADA-backed project that opened in January on the R Street corridor. The Urban Land Institute this week listed WAL as one of five finalists for its prestigious “Jack Kemp” award recognizing the nation’s top affordable […]

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  • Midtown project Eviva back on track with revised design, new subcontractor

    May 20, 2015

    Apr 27, 2015, 7:36am PDT Ben van der Meer Sacramento Business Journal A concrete slab for mixed-use housing project Eviva should be poured early next month, with the modular housing units appearing by summer’s end. In presenting an amendment to the original Capitol Area Development Authority agreement for the project at 16th and N streets, […]

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  • Passion for affordable housing drives California Assembly speaker

    March 13, 2015 Affordable housing has been a lifelong passion for Toni Atkins. As Assembly speaker, she is pursuing legislation that would fund affordable housing for years to come. Her spouse is a housing advocate, but the legislative counsel’s office says there is no conflict. By Jeremy B. White Those cockroaches have stayed with […]

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  • Warehouse Artist Lofts to launch a public market in May

    Sactown Magazine Apr 22, 2015   09:41 AM -Nicole Yi Images courtesy of WAL Seven vendors are set to open shop inside the Warehouse Artist Lofts’ ground-floor public market in early May. In early May, a group of shops, eateries and juiceries will open at the ground-floor public market inside the Warehouse Artist Lofts (WAL), the […]

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  • It’s official: Warehouse Artist Lofts is ground zero for R Street boom

    Apr 10, 2015, 7:00am PDT Updated Apr 10, 2015, 9:05am PDT Ben van der Meer Sacramento Business Journal After more than literally a lifetime of effort, an old warehouse on the R Street corridor has new life as a mixed-use loft project for artists. Slideshow: Grand opening of Warehouse Artist Lofts  Developers Ali Youssefi and […]

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  • Artist Lofts A Downtown Experiment

     Steve Milne Thursday, April 9, 2015 | Sacramento, CA | Permalink More than 100 artists are now living together in Sacramento’s first artist-focused affordable housing project. A ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held this afternoon. It’s an experiment intended to bring new life in a once rundown stretch of downtown. The artists live in a renovated […]

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  • Reviving Sacramento’s Historic R Street District

    Thursday, April 9, 2015 | Sacramento, CA Insight With Beth Ruyak Hosted by: Beth Ruyak A daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region. Sacramento’s R Street District  Click here to listen Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio Sacramento’s R Street was once a thriving railway corridor lined […]

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