The Catherine Santa Monica is a mixed-use multifamily project in downtown Santa Monica.
800 Colorado Avenue is the first phase of Catherine Santa Monica, a mixed-use multifamily project in downtown Santa Monica. Construction is Type III-A modified with 4-stories of wood over one story of above grade concrete and 2-½ levels of below-grade parking. There are 90 residential units including studios and one-to-two-bedroom apartments.
The 77,758 sq. ft. building features ground floor retail space and amenities including a large pool and sun deck, a screening room and spacious lounge-entertainment space.
The property provides easy access to public transit including the Big Blue Bus, Santa Monica’s local rapid transit service. Residents may also catch the Metro Blue Line at 4th Street and Colorado Avenue. The transit-oriented community boasts a Walk Score of 93.
Site logistics is critical to the success of the project with the site situated at the intersection of Lincoln Boulevard (Highway 1) and Colorado Avenue and the Metro Line. The building’s foundation utilizes the entire lot footprint.
The project is LEED Platinum certified, and features rooftop solar and has greywater re-reuse.
The Catherine Phase I is the recipient of the Award of Excellence for Residential from the Southern California Associated Builders & Contractors, Inc. (ABC).