Desmond on Wilshire is a 187,742 sq. ft., 175 unit apartment building located on a 1.3 acre infill site. The development includes four levels of underground parking for 472 vehicles and six levels of Type III-A wood framed residential units.
The first floor is lofted Type I-A construction consisting of live-work units, leasing space and parking. The common space atop the podium includes a fitness room, clubhouse, projection movie wall, BBQ area, fire pits, cabanas, pool and hot tub. The rooftop deck includes planters and a BBQ area.
Units include quartz counters, full height tile backsplashes, Level 4 drywall finish, stainless steel appliances, frameless euro-style cabinets, roller shades, ceiling fans, back-lit mirrors and LED light fixtures. Common area includes nanawalls, glass guardrails, pavers, specialty wall finishes, three lifts and two elevators. The exterior enclosure is a combination of stucco, wood siding, metal panel siding, brick veneer, vinyl windows, storefront, curtainwall and green screen living walls.
Milender White is the Construction Manager.