Luminaira & Espaira – First Affordable Housing Projects Open in Irvine’s Great Park Neighborhoods
October 30, 2017
The first affordable housing communities for low-income families in Irvine, CA’s master-planned community of Great Park Neighborhoods are now open. They include Luminaira and Espaira, which offer two- and three-bedroom floor plans ranging in size from roughly 809 to 1,129 square feet.
Luminaira (pictured above) was developed by FivePoint Holdings, LLC, Related California and RCC Charitable (Riverside Charitable Corporation). Espaira was developed by FivePoint, Related, and ETHIC Housing Trust (El Toro Housing Initiative Collaboration). FivePoint’s partnership (Heritage Fields, LLC) is the master developer of Great Park Neighborhoods.
Designed by KTGY, Luminaira and Espaira communities offer a total of 166 affordable apartment homes for low-income families along with a 4,000-square-foot leasing and social services center, complete with kitchen, media lounge, computer center, mailroom and play area. Other amenities include pool, barbeque and picnic pavilion, and dog run. On-site services include after-school programs and educational classes.