California Community

Vista del Rio, Santa Ana

Vista del Rio

Vista del Rio is located adjacent to the Riverview Golf Course and adds much-needed housing for persons with physical and developmental disabilities in Orange County.

The 2.7-ac. site includes 41 special needs apartments (15 dua), and the design is a traditional Craftsman to complement with this historic section of Santa Ana. The site is located near an OCTA bus line, Park, UCI Medical Center and a grocery market.

An allocation of $6,418,000 in 9% Low-Income Housing Tax Credits was awarded in 2011. The City funded $5,000,000 via RDA and HOME funds. Social services are provided by A Community of Friends.

Construction is two levels of Type V with 52 spaces of surface parking. Amenities include a large community room with a kitchen, classrooms, courtyard with fountain, and meditation garden.

100% affordable: 22 units – 30% AMI, 18 units – 50% AMI.

Year Built

2013

Type

Special Needs

No. Units

41

Total Cost

$11,860,000

Developer

AMCAL Multi-Housing
A Community of Friends

Contractor

AMCAL General Contractors

Architect

KTGY Group

Financing

Equity

$5,969,000 Enterprise

Construction

$4,588,000 JP Morgan Chase

Permanent

$303,000 JP Morgan Chase

Agency

Non-Profit

Foundation for Affordable Housing