Friday, January 13, 2017

Paseo Pointe wins National Association of Home Builders, 2016 Pillars Award: Best Affordable Housing Community

Affirmed Housing wins NAHB Pillar award for Vista affordable community
Affordable Housing development Paseo Pointe, in Vista CA., has earned national recognition as best affordable apartment community

January 10, 2017, Affirmed Housing is very pleased to share that Paseo Pointe has been named Best Affordable Apartment Community of the Year by The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).  Located in the city of Vista, California, the community offers 69 affordable apartment homes as well as retail space and an adjoining Veterans Memorial park.  The development team includes Studio E Architects, Wermers Construction, Kettler Leweck Engineering and Darsono Design Associates.  Funding for the development and construction of this beautiful community was made possible by U.S. Bank, California Community Reinvestment Corporation, and Boston Capital tax credit equity.  The City of Vista contributed the land as well as low-mod housing funds.  A green point rated, urban infill community, the building exceeds title 24 standards.  
“We are very proud and excited to have won this award.  Paseo Pointe is an outstanding development that serves to enrich the lives of its residents as well as the City of Vista at large.” Nicki Cometa, CFO, Affirmed Housing. 
NAHB's annual Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards program highlights creative development concepts, innovative financing strategies, great design and superior management and marketing in the apartment and condominium marketplace.
Headquartered in San Diego, Affirmed Housing is dedicated to improving and sustaining the viability of California communities through the development of affordable housing.  The company aims to enhance communities and our environment by building dynamic, professionally managed, high-quality, and green multifamily housing.  Areas of expertise include site selection, engineering, architecture, construction, relocation, and marketing.  Affirmed also has extensive knowledge in public finance, low-income housing tax credits, and tax-exempt bond financing.  For more information, visit


Thursday, December 15, 2016

Affirmed Breaks Ground on Mixed-Use, Senior Affordable Housing

Affirmed Housing is pleased to share, Bella Vita, in Carson CA., has officially begun construction! 

Located at 402 East Sepulveda Blvd., Bella Vita will be a mixed-use development offering 65 senior residential apartment units and commercial space on a 1.22-acre site located Southwest of East Sepulveda Boulevard and Panama Avenue.  The affordable, senior housing will offer 58 one-bedroom apartments and 7 two-bedroom apartments.  The commercial retail space will encompass approximately 3,000 square feet. The parking garage will include 62 vehicle parking spaces and bike racks in an effort to promote a car free lifestyle. The project will also feature approximately 20,000 square feet of common areas that include a community room, community garden, outdoor seating, theater area, podium gardens, and a park area.

“Our second development in the city of Carson, we look forward to a successful collaboration for the development of Bella Vita.  We are confident in our partnership to provide housing opportunities for the local senior population while also enhancing the local community.” –James Silverwood, President & CEO, Affirmed Housing

Bella Vita waiting phone number: 800-801-8440 x7201
58, one bedroom and 7 two bedroom apartments
1 bedroom apartments will range between 620 -704sf; 
 2 bedroom apartments will be about 930sf

Those who may qualify are senior households who earn approximately $52,000 or less, per year.