Photographs by: Brady Architectural Photography
Featuring ample shared outdoor space, private balconies, on-site programs, and easy access to public transit, this senior living community enhances the lives of its residents by fostering connection and supporting their ongoing independence through thoughtful sustainable design and programming. stok led the project’s GreenPoint Rated pursuit with a focus on solar photovoltaics and solar hot water planning and implementation.
The projected savings from pursuing above code performance with the GreenPoint Rated system include:
To see what features contributed to the project earning its GreenPoint Rated Gold status, hover over each category below.
We hope this project inspires you to incorporate some, if not all, of these features in your own affordable housing project. Here are some tools and resources to check out that Wakeland Housing and stok used in their design and build process:
Achieving a GreenPoint Rated Gold certification goes above and beyond the minimum requirements, and developers Wakeland Housing, in partnership with GreenPoint Rater, Linda Tim (stok), have succeeded in building a healthier home for their future residents. The project was financed with support from the California Advanced Homes Program, which formally recognizes the GreenPoint Rated program.
Thanks in part to the efforts of the GreenPoint Rater, Linda Tim (stok), Wakeland Housing decided to include a solar-PV system sized to maximize the property’s roof space and offset the residents’ usage, helping all tenants save money on their energy bills.