Several of our area’s affordable housing developers share the vision of HDC’s Exemplary Buildings Program and have committed to using one of their upcoming developments as a test of the model. Learn more below.


Bill Hobson Place (Phase 2)

Developer: DESC

Building type: Mixed-use residential + commercial (permanent supportive housing and integrated health clinic)

Residents: Formerly homeless adults

Units: 92 studio apartments (Phase 2)

In service: Fall 2021

Architects: Runberg Architecture Group


Othello Square (Building D)

Project Team: HomeSight, Barrientos Ryan

Building type: Mixed-use commercial, family affordable co-op units

Residents: 40 percent of units reserved for residents with annual incomes at or below 80 percent of area median income

Units: 68 family co-op units

In service: 2023

Architect: SKL Architects
Landscape Architect: Weber Thompson


Samma Senior Apartments

Developer: Imagine Housing

Building type: Residential

Residents: Low- and very-low-income seniors

Units: 54: (29) studio, (24) 1-bedroom, (1) 2-bedroom

In service: Spring 2022

Architects: Third Place Design Cooperative


Coming Soon!

Developer: Seattle Housing Authority

Details about SHA’s demonstration project coming soon…