RAD – Cal Corridor Phase I

Renovation of affordable housing buildings across 3 locations
  • 491 31st Street - from Google Maps
  • 1880 Pine - Google Maps
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San Francisco
February 2017
Paulett Taggart Architects; Gelfand Partners Architects; Barcelon & Jang Architecture
Mercy Housing; John Stewart Company

Project Summary

Cal Corridor Phase I is one of a number of public housing projects under the Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) program undergoing substantial rehabilitation. The buildings – all built in 1973 – are situated in three San Francisco locations: 345 Arguello Boulevard in the Inner Richmond includes 69 units; 491 31st Avenue in the Outer Richmond includes 75 units and 1880 Pine Street is located in Lower Pacific Heights includes 118 units – 257 units in total.

The focus of the rehabilitation is on improving the essential functions of the building including fire and life safety, code compliance and waterproofing. This includes replacement of windows, cabinets, flooring and some roofing; painting and other upgrades.