Affirmed Housing Begins 2018 with New Construction on 80, Multifamily Affordable Apartment Homes

Share Article

Affirmed breaks ground on third, affordable housing development in the Grantville neighborhood of San Diego, totaling 245 homes for the homeless, Veterans, and families in that community

Facade rendering of Bluewater

"Bluewater will be a positive addition to the Grantville community, providing quality, affordable housing in a prime location in San Diego." John Wurster, Affirmed Housing.

Affirmed Housing breaks ground on Bluewater; 80 new affordable homes for families earning 50%-60% AMI. Bluewater will offer 32 one, 24 two and 24 three-bedroom apartment homes. Features will include energy star appliances, indoor and outdoor community space, central heating & air conditioning and solar Photovoltaic panels to offset resident utilities.

The building will feature elevated common area amenities and outdoor open space, a community kitchen, multi-purpose space, and gathering areas oriented to enliven the space with natural sunlight. Resident apartments will average 817 square feet and feature modern, durable finishes with high energy-efficient standards to keep utility costs low. Designed by Studio E architects to embrace walkability and connectivity, this new community will provide much needed high-quality, affordable living in a San Diego “choice” community with a host of urban amenities and access to high-frequency, public transportation.

“At a time when the housing crises is at a pinnacle, affordable housing is in demand now more than ever. This new development will offer quality, affordable homes to San Diego County residents in a prime location,” states James Silverwood, President and CEO of Affirmed.

Headquartered in San Diego, Affirmed Housing is dedicated to improving and sustaining the viability of California through the development of affordable housing. The company aims at enhancing communities and our environment by building professionally-managed, high-quality, green, multifamily housing. Areas of expertise include site selection, engineering, architecture, construction, relocation, and marketing. Affirmed also has extensive knowledge in public finance, low-income housing tax credits, and tax-exempt bond financing. For more information, visit

Share article on social media or email:

View article via:

Pdf Print

Contact Author

Katelyn Silverwood
Affirmed Housing
+1 (858) 679-2828 Ext: 1033
Email >
Follow >
Visit website