The Frank

Location: Venice, CA
Type: Mixed-Use
Certification: LEED Platinum
Square Footage: 220,000
Project Completion: 2012
Fund: Green Cities I, L.P.
    • The property includes 70 residential units with 9,800 sq. ft. of retail
    • The property offers bike parking and car share vehicles on site
    • Residents enjoy landscaped courtyards, an outdoor dog area, a common room with kitchen and a large communal outdoor space
    • The building features high efficiency glazing and insulation, high efficiency heat pumps and centralized hot water heating
    • A renewable energy solar hot water system meets 60% of the building’s annual demand
    • Landscape irrigation is reduced by 67% through the use of native plantings
    • Individual units offer Energy Star-rated appliances, energy efficient lighting, recycled and locally sourced unit interiors
    • The building features commissioned work by local artists, historic photos of the site and construction photos of the current building