The site between Mission and Julian along 15th Street has been cleared, the design for the building has been redesigned, and today, the ground will officially be broken for 202 new rental units to rise at 1880 Mission (click either rendering to enlarge).
Think 1 to 1 secured parking, over 200 spaces, for…bikes (and 155 spaces for cars); flex space for residents to work (and play) and over 7,500 square feet of new street level retail; and yes, landscaped courtyards with outdoor lounge areas and a grill.
Target occupancy is spring 2013.
And as the long dormant and dilapidated site previously appeared, recycled materials from which will be incorporated into the new building:
Full disclosure: We were engaged by Avant Housing to consult on the development of 1880 Mission but received no compensation for this post.