2014 Market StreetOakland, California

  • Located on the corner of Market Street and 20th Street in Oakland, California
  • Comprises sixteen three-story townhouses
  • Within the 16 units, there are five unique types of configurations
  • The basic construction type is Type V, wood frame with Hardy frame shear panels
  • The Hardy frames are introduced to minimize seismic deflections and to allow for large aperture openings
  • There is only a five-inch separation gap between each structure
  • The foundations are individual slabs on grade with shallow footings