Broadway Villas adds to the revitalization of South Broadway, replacing a long vacant lot. The 0.7-acre redevelopment site includes 49 senior apartments (70 dwelling units per acre), and the design is a traditional Craftsman exterior.
An allocation of $4,540,000 in 4% Low-Income Housing Tax Credits was awarded in 2011. The Los Angeles Housing Department funded $4,500,000, and the State of California funded $1,894,000 for the infill site in south Los Angeles. Services subsidy is provided by Los Angeles County Department of Health Services for special needs units.
The site is located near an MTA bus line, Sutton Recreation Center, Mark Twain, and a health clinic.
Construction is three levels of Type V with 49 spaces of underground parking. Design is certified to LEED Gold. Amenities include a large community room with a computer lab, and a large courtyard with barbecue areas.
4 units – 30% AMI
6 units – 40% AMI
38 units – 50% AMI
1 manager’s unit.
Property type: Affordable
Year Built: 2015
No. Units: 49
Developer: AMCAL Multi-Housing
Contractor: AMCAL General Contractors
Architect: Van Tilburg, Banvard & Soderbergh
State of California HCD – Infill Infrastructure
Foundation for Affordable Housing
Broadway Villas9501 S Spring St, Los Angeles, CA 90003