Forest City Residential Development
1,200 mixed-income units | 400 student units | 900 condominiums| 60,000 sq. ft. retail space
Uptown Oakland is a true urban renewal project incorporating a mix of retail, commercial, entertainment, and residential uses. SVA provided new construction and modernization architectural services for this exciting development located between San Pablo and Telegraph, just north of the recently renovated Civic Center and adjacent to BART stations. Uptown Oakland includes 60,000 sq. ft. of retail/commercial space, 1,200 mixed-income apartments, 400 off-campus graduate student housing units for U.C. Berkeley and 900 condominiums when completed. The low-rise rental units and urban loft-style apartments will be located between 21st and 18th Streets. Ambling paseos link the lofts and residential towers to the vibrant entertainment district. Uptown Oakland is LEED Silver certified.