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NOVEMBER 2008

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE

2008 MFE Awards Merit: Affordable

The dirt under Almaden Apartments had been a lot of different things in past lives—a winery, a car wash, heavy equipment wrecking and storage facilities, and a bingo parlor.

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NOVEMBER 2008

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE

2008 MFE Awards Merit: Best Reuse of Land

San Jose, Calif., is the hub of Silicon Valley—one of the nation’s most expensive housing markets. Still, it’s hard to believe that MacFarlane Costa Housing Partners went to a blighted, old winery to find affordable dirt on which to build. But that’s exactly what the developer, based out of Long Beach, Calif., did.

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NOVEMBER 2008

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE

2008 MFE Awards Merit: Low-Rise

 Successful affordable apartments get a lot of accolades—but you rarely hear that they’re so appealing and well designed, you can’t tell they’re affordable

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NOVEMBER 2008

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE

2008 MFE Awards: Best Reuse of Land

Dirty, environmentally contaminated sites don’t usually appeal to Long Beach, Calif.-based Mac-Farlane Costa Housing Partners, but the 0.8-acre site in San Diego’s Barrio Logan neighborhood offered too great of an opportunity to ignore.

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NOVEMBER 2008

Southern California Association of NonProfit Housing

Las Palmas Foundation Announces Grand Opening of Gateway Apartments

San Diego is one step closer to fulfilling its goal of creating more affordable housing options with the grand opening of Gateway Family Apartments.

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MAY 2008

Press Release

Grand Opening in San Diego

San Diego will be one step closer to fulfilling its goal of creating more affordable housing options when Gateway Apartments hosts its Grand Opening on Thursday, June 5, 2008.

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MAY 2008

MULTIFAMILY EXECUTIVE

Michael Costa and Partners Buy Simpson Housing Portfolio

Simpson Housing Solutions, a subsidiary of Denver-based Simpson Housing and one of the nation’s largest affordable housing developers, syndicators, and operators, has been purchased by the newly formed venture of MacFarlane Costa Housing Partners (MCHP).

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MAY 2008

Press Release

Santa Monica Seniors

A groundbreaking ceremony was held recently for a striking 20-unit senior apartment community in Santa Monica that will also be 100 percent affordable to residents once it opens in late 2009.

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