Construction Cost: $20M Size: 90,000sf Completed: 2006
This 90,000 sf condominium project is located in downtown San Diego, California. Completed in 2006, this eight-story building is comprised of 76 units, 3,500 square feet of retail space and three levels of below-grade parking. Located at the corner of 9th Avenue and G street, the stepped-design of this building is highlighted by stunning architectural appointments. Nexus features projecting balconies and varied roof lines that blend to create a harmonious, elegant silhouette. Burnished brick, metal trellises and exposed steel beams complete the historic motif echoing the neighborhood’s industrial heritage. Inside, the residences offer a variety of floor plans. There are studio, one and two bedroom homes ranging from approximately 600 square feet to 1,300 square feet. Two unique, two-story live/work spaces are available at the plaza level. Chavez-Grieves Consulting Engineers served as the Structural Engineer of Record on the project and utilized a cutting edge Buckling Restrained Brace lateral system to most effectively resist lateral loads while still meeting the project budget and schedule requirements.