The Craft Apartments affordable housing building project is located at Union Avenue & 1st Street, in New Rochelle, NY. The project consists of 75 residential units in a six-story building with multi unit retail space on the ground floor. The building also includes an interior parking garage for 89 vehicles. The project site is close to the Metro-North train station and within walking distance to Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital.
The basement and first floor will be constructed using concrete and structural steel, while the upper five floors are constructed with wood framed bearing walls and floor system.
KSG is the structural engineer of record. The building foundation consists of deep driven steel micropiles and cast-in-place concrete pile caps. The structural system consists of two stories of steel frames parking structure with five stories of stick built wood stud construction above for the apartment portions of the building.