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Exceptionally Green: Encanto Del Mar

Feb 14, 2012

By: Charles Drotts, clinic Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. Although Ventura may be known more for its surfing than its housing initiatives, the Ventura County Housing Trust Fund recently committed $1 million in funds dedicated to affordable housing. One such affordable development is the City’s Encanto Del Mar project, which is topping out later this month. An important objective of the Encanto Del Project is to achieve Build-it-Green certification and exceed the Title-24 energy code by more than 50%. Specifically, the project incorporates a high percentage of recycled materials and fin... 
By: Charles Drotts, clinic Project Manager, ROEM Builders, Inc. Although Ventura may be known more for its surfing than its housing initiatives, the Ventura County Housing Trust Fund recently committed $1 million in funds dedicated to affordable housing. One such affordable development is the City... 

Affordable Green for Seniors

Oct 10, 2011

By Green Builders Staff Los Angeles celebrated the grand opening of Dana Strand Senior Apartments, a development by ROEM Corporation and La Cienega LOMOD, in collaboration with the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA). The grand opening celebration was held on October 6, at 410 North Hawaiian Avenue, Los Angeles 90744, and represents the third phase of the redevelopment of Dana Strand Village, the former public housing site. The new Dana Strand, designed by award-winning architectural firm KTGY Group provides 100 affordable, one-bedroom senior apartments to house seniors with a... 
By Green Builders Staff Los Angeles celebrated the grand opening of Dana Strand Senior Apartments, a development by ROEM Corporation and La Cienega LOMOD, in collaboration with the Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA). The grand opening celebration was held on October 6, at 410 North... 

L.A. Public/Private Partnership Goes “Green” With Affordable Senior Housing

Oct 10, 2011

By Elizabeth Ecker, Senior Housing News A former Los Angeles public housing site now offers 100 affordable senior apartments to seniors who are at or below 30% of the L.A. County area median income. The green development, Dana Strand, officially opened on October 6 as the product of a partnership between the City of Los Angeles and ROEM Development Corporation. The $22.3 million facility has received the LEED silver designation for its sustainability and green features. Read the full article.... 
By Elizabeth Ecker, Senior Housing News A former Los Angeles public housing site now offers 100 affordable senior apartments to seniors who are at or below 30% of the L.A. County area median income. The green development, Dana Strand, officially opened on October 6 as the product of a partnership be... 

Resident Story: Peter Payne

Aug 3, 2011

Section 8 Makes Housing Affordable Corde Terra Senior Resident, Peter Payne, was  featured by the City of San Jose Housing Department. Read Peter’s full story.... 
Section 8 Makes Housing Affordable Corde Terra Senior Resident, Peter Payne, was  featured by the City of San Jose Housing Department. Read Peter’s full story.... 

Resident’s Story: Paul Hager

Jul 29, 2011

How Section 8 Makes Housing Affordable: A Resident’s Perspective Corde Terra Senior Resident, Peter Payne, was featured by the City of San Jose Housing Department. Read Peter’s full story.... 
How Section 8 Makes Housing Affordable: A Resident’s Perspective Corde Terra Senior Resident, Peter Payne, was featured by the City of San Jose Housing Department. Read Peter’s full story.... 

ROEM Builders debuts #47 on the MFE Top 50 National...

Jun 27, 2011

Multifamily Executive recognized ROEM Builders, Inc. in its Top 50 Builders list for 2011, marking ROEM Builders, Inc.’s debut on the national list. In a year that the Multifamily Executive calls the “return of private builders”, private builders had to show strong construction activity to make the Top 50 Builders list, an accomplished for which ROEM Builders, Inc. has been recognized. ROEM Builders, Inc. debuted at number 47 on the national list due to the number of affordable housing units in ROEM’s portfolio being built in the Bay Area and across California. ROEM Builders, Inc. ... 
Multifamily Executive recognized ROEM Builders, Inc. in its Top 50 Builders list for 2011, marking ROEM Builders, Inc.’s debut on the national list. In a year that the Multifamily Executive calls the “return of private builders”, private builders had to show strong construction activity to... 

ROEM-ICON Breaks Ground on New Affordable Housing Development in Ventura

Dec 7, 2010

By Kevin Clericia, Ventura County Star Ventura’s Housing Authority broke ground Tuesday on a new 37-unit affordable rental housing complex in downtown Ventura. The estimated $17 million Encanto del Mar project will turn a foreclosed property into a permanently affordable community of one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments for low earners, including downtown retail and service workers. At the groundbreaking Tuesday, Mayor Bill Fulton said its proximity to parks, transportation, shopping, schools and a medical clinic makes it ideal for large families. The vacant site, just more than half an a... 
By Kevin Clericia, Ventura County Star Ventura’s Housing Authority broke ground Tuesday on a new 37-unit affordable rental housing complex in downtown Ventura. The estimated $17 million Encanto del Mar project will turn a foreclosed property into a permanently affordable community of one-, two- an... 

Seventh MSRE Cohort Kicks Off Academic Year with Process Week

Sep 15, 2010

The seventh cohort of the MSRE program kicked off the academic year Aug. 23 with a course called The Real Estate Process, or “Process Week.” Process Week is an intensive, six-day course designed to expose new students to the MSRE program, the university, the real estate industry and San Diego. During the jam-packed course, students listened to presentations given by a variety of civic, real estate and university leaders on a broad range of real estate topics and issues, including microeconomics, sustainability, real estate development, financial concept fundamentals, Microsoft Excel skills... 
The seventh cohort of the MSRE program kicked off the academic year Aug. 23 with a course called The Real Estate Process, or “Process Week.” Process Week is an intensive, six-day course designed to expose new students to the MSRE program, the university, the real estate industry and San Diego. D... 

Los Angeles Welcomes Green Affordable Senior Housing

Aug 30, 2010

ROEM Corporation partners with HACLA to create 100 Affordable Senior Units During a Board of Commissioners meeting on Thursday, ROEM Corporation presented HACLA with a $640,00 check; this is the initial ground lease payment, developer and management fee payable to HACLA and La Cienega LOMOD. This project will result in the largest return for HACLA of any development deal in the 72 year history of our venerable organization. Read the full article.... 
ROEM Corporation partners with HACLA to create 100 Affordable Senior Units During a Board of Commissioners meeting on Thursday, ROEM Corporation presented HACLA with a $640,00 check; this is the initial ground lease payment, developer and management fee payable to HACLA and La Cienega LOMOD. This pr... 

ROEM Debuts at #21 on AFH Top 50 National Developers...

Apr 10, 2010

Affordable Housing Finance revealed its annual Top 50 developers list of 2010. ROEM Corporation debuted on this year’s list at #21. Throughout the past year, ROEM strengthened its commitment to providing quality, affordable housing as it broke ground on five affordable housing projects across the state of California. These include: Brookwood Terrace Family Apartments, an 84-unit affordable multifamily development, in San Jose, CA; Cedar Gateway, a 65-unit affordable multifamily development with 4,300 square feet in retail, in San Diego, CA; Dana Strand Senior Apartments, a 100-unit affordabl... 
Affordable Housing Finance revealed its annual Top 50 developers list of 2010. ROEM Corporation debuted on this year’s list at #21. Throughout the past year, ROEM strengthened its commitment to providing quality, affordable housing as it broke ground on five affordable housing projects across the ...