Multifamily housing

An overview of projects, products and exclusive articles about multifamily housing

Project • By GKD Metal FabricsCar Parks

Brookline Place

Minutes from Boston, the Brookline Place development includes a six-story, 683-space parking facility. Striving for an environmentally integrated concept, Elkus Manfredi designed the garage to blend into the surrounding landscape by adding 12,835 square feet of GKD metal fabric to the material palette. More

Project • By Álvarez-Díaz & VillalónApartments

Coamo Community Development

The Coamo Development is a mixed-use project made up of single-family residences, multifamily residences, offices and commercial space. The site is made up of two estates on the road PR-14 Km in the Ildefonso neighborhood of Coamo. This is located in the context of single-family and multi-family residential developments, as well as other recreational facilities and service components, such as: a convention center, a sports complex, schools, pharmacies, bakeries, restaurants and other small businesses. The development consists of a total of 448 units, 152 parking spaces for residents, and 28 parking spaces for visitors. These units will be grouped into four-level “walk-up / walk-down” buildings, which will occupy an approximate... More

Project • By Holst ArchitectureApartments


Designed for nonprofit REACH Community Development, 72Foster contains 101 units of affordable housing tailored to intergenerational families in SE Portland—the first of its kind in the city. The intergenerational focus informs the building’s close proximity to transit, the mix of studio to three-bedroom units, and the project’s sustainability and affordability goals. 72Foster serves residents earning approximately 60% of Median Family Income with twenty apartments set aside for Section 8 vouchers. Onsite programs and services will be provided through a partnership with the Asian Health & Service Center. The siting of the bulk of the building along SE Foster Road creates an urban streetwall that reflects the area&rsqu... More

Project • By HEDHousing

The Sheridan at South Jordan

The Sheridan at South Jordan provides 70 Assisted Living and 33 Memory Care Units in support of seniors and serves as the foundation for a series of developments across the country.   The quickly-expanding senior housing market brings with it a unique set of challenges: navigating multiple senior housing jurisdictions and classifications. Adapting to the varied legal, market and environmental landscapes from region to region. And above all, continually striving to better meet the physical, mental and emotional needs of elderly residents and their family members.   Over the last several years, HED has partnered with CA Ventures to develop a series of senior residences across the country. A new market for CA Ventures, expansion... More

Project • By Holst ArchitectureApartments

Olympia Place

Olympia Place is a highly sustainable, progressively designed, and privately developed student housing building in Amherst, Massachusetts, adjacent to the University of Massachusetts campus. The project consists of a new, five-story, wood-framed building that provides 232 beds for students in 73 apartments. In addition to fully furnished units ranging from studios to 4-bedroom suites, the building provides students with a double-height common space with multiple fireplaces, study rooms, breakout spaces, a lounge, a fitness center, and a staffed front desk. Digital technology, ultra-fast wifi, and movable furniture put Olympia Place at the forefront of innovative student housing.    Adjacent to a woodland conservation, the irregu... More

Project • By Perkins&WillApartments

Oscar Ibirapuera

Burle Marx’s landscaping design, five edifications signed by Oscar Niemeyer and a rich cultural calendar. This unique blend of architecture, art and nature turned Parque Ibirapuera into one of São Paulo’s most iconic landmarks and one of the most famous parks in Latin America.  A day spent in the park inspired the concept for Oscar Ibirapuera, new multifamily residential edifice signed by Perkins and Will’s studio in São Paulo. The project aims to recreate Parque Ibirapuera’s atmosphere inside of the building, providing residents with a full wellbeing experience.  Inspiration by Oscar Niemeyer’s lines becomes evident in the building’s entrance. A wide pavilion with two floating s... More

Project • By Holst ArchitectureApartments

The Fowler

As downtown Boise’s first new multifamily housing project in decades, The Fowler aims to bring density, vitality, sustainable design, and urban amenities to the area. This project is an effort to deliver the desirable urban, mixed-use housing that is essential for continued development.The Fowler is set at the property line with a mix of retail, residential, and live/work spaces, meant to revitalize the area and provide housing units for professionals that currently have to commute to work downtown from the surrounding suburbs.The design intent is t o humanize the building with an organic, sinuous, and rather lyrical volume, expressed as a rippling wave in plan. Above the articulated ground level, The Fowler’s five housing levels are broken... More

Product • By Nedlaw Living WallsMulti-family Living Wall Biofilters

Multi-family Living Wall Biofilters

Incorporating living wall biofilters into multi-family residences brings the outdoors in and creates a valuable connection to Nature. In addition to being a wondrous aesthetic focal point for lobbies and atriums, these biofilters remove harmful indoor pollutants to create healthier living conditions. More

Project • By Collaborative CompaniesApartments

Rail House

Rail House, a 13 unit apartment building in Columbia City, was the result of a collaboration between the client, atelierjones and Valor. The client’s goal was to build beautiful and affordable apartments near public transportation.  Beyond maximizing space within the units, the client requested that the project have a unique architectural quality to complement the diverse community. The exterior facade features red hardie panel, black break metal, concrete, and aluminum panels. Its unique window arrangement maximizes light and privacy—with all units running north to south to ensure they are flooded with natural light throughout the year.Each unit has its own set of special features such as soaring ceilings, heated concrete floors,... More

Project • By rdlp arquitectosApartments

Sonoma Torre Vento

 Sonoma club is located in Valle Oriente, in Monterrey, Mexico. It has an extension of150,000 m2, of which 10,000 m2 are dedicated to sports facilities and common areas. The master plan includes 8 towers and a clubhouse, where Torre Vento is the first to be built. The 36 levels of the tower include private amenities, an event hall on the first floor, four parking stories for 150 vehicles and more than 50 warehouse spaces. It also has 50 apartment units, of which 47 are 160 to 260 m2, two sky residences with 320 to 490 m2 and a two-storey penthouse with a terrace.  More