Soft Edges

Tier 4 Transit Overlay Zone, Mixed-Use, Co-living, Micro-units, Affordable Housing, Community Engagement, Los Angeles, Leimert Park

Blurring public space and Co-Living in Leimert Park.

Soft Edges is an affordable housing project based in Leimert Park, Los Angeles. The project exercises TOC and the opportunities of increased density through the use of density bonuses . The project was designed jointly with Marissa Taddeo as a 7 story housing complex that features a gradient of typologies that range from public space, semi-public space and private space. This tier of spaces is meant emphasize the stoop condition and blur spaces between public and private space.