Sonrisa Studio Apartments is the first affordable housing project to break ground under Governor Newsom’s Order of Affordable Housing Development. Sonrisa features 58 micro-units of affordable housing and 1,300 square feet of ground floor community space. The five-story building is constructed using cross-laminated timber for the horizontal and vertical shear components of the building. The project includes high efficiency HVAC units, and is built on a concrete mat slab foundation.
Construction: Type IIIB, 5-story, wood framed
Size: 58 units, 26,353 square feet
Owner: Capitol Area Development Authority (CADA)
Architect: Williams + Paddon