Select Projects

SoLa Impact currently owns and manages a portfolio of 1,500+ apartments in the South Los Angeles area. With multiple projects in various stages of development and construction, SoLa is currently building another 1,500 affordable and workforce housing units in Los Angeles. In addition, SoLa Impact created the “The Beehive”, SoLa’s Business Campus that has garnered nationwide attention.  In the Black Impact Fund (Fund IV), SoLa will be adding another 3,500 units in greater Los Angeles and Southern California, making SoLa one of the largest minority-led developers in the nation. 

We highlight several representative projects below:

    • Project Avalon

    • South Los Angeles

    • Address: Avalon & Gage
      Number of Units: 28
      Unit Mix: 1 bedrooms

    Project Avalon includes 28 affordable apartments with a mix of studios and one-bedroom units. The building stands four stories tall and provides open space for its residents and their visitors on a landscaped rooftop deck. With easy access to transit, residents are within walking distance of Avalon & Gage Park, various restaurants, markets, and retail stores. Project Avalon was delivered Q3 2021.

    • Project Florence

    • South Los Angeles

    • Address: Florence & San Pedro
      Number of Units: 33
      Unit Mix: Studios and 1 bedrooms

    Project Florence is a mixed-use development housing 31 apartments with 100% of units reserved for low-income tenants. A large community room and common open space will be provided on tiered patios with views to the downtown skyline. Nearly 700 SF of the ground floor will be dedicated to commercial space. This building is conveniently located near transit, grocery stores, retail stores, and restaurants. Project Florence was delivered Q4 2022.

    • Project Compton

    • Watts

    • Address: 95th & Compton
      Number of Units: 21
      Unit Mix: 1 bedrooms

    Project Compton includes 21 one-bedroom affordable units in a spacious 3-story building. Residents have access to the large, landscaped rear yard, featuring BBQ pits and a gazebo. Project Compton was delivered in Q1 2022.

    • Project Triple Main

    • South Los Angeles

    • Address: 116th & Main
      Number of Units: 84
      Unit Mix: 1, 2, 3 bedrooms


    Project Triple Main will transform this neighborhood by replacing a junkyard with a beautiful building of 84 apartments serving low-income community members. The landscaped rooftop deck will offer sweeping views of downtown, and its proximity to buses and the Metro system will provide tenants with transportation options to jobs. Construction is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.

    • Project Big Western

    • Leimert Park

    • Address: 43rd & Western
      Number of Units: 68
      Unit Mix: Studios, 1 bedrooms


    Project Big Western will replace a series of low-rise structures with a beautiful, 68-unit building with 14 units reserved for low-income community members. The spacious rooftop decks and elevated courtyard will offer residents opportunities to enjoy private open space. Its proximity to transit plus ample bike and car parking will afford residents multiple transportation options. Construction is expected to be completed in Q2 2024.

    • Project 117th

    • Willowbrook

    • Address: 117th & Compton
      Number of Units: 100
      Unit Mix: 1, 2, 3 & 4 bedroom units


    Project 117th, a four-story 100-unit building will rise from a vacant parcel proximate to light rail, MLK Community Hospital, and retail in the community of Willowbrook. All units will have a private patio and access to the rooftop open space and community center. The project also includes several townhouse style apartments. Construction is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.

    • Project Somerset

    • Leimert Park

    • Address: Somerset & Santa Rosalia
      Number of Units: 36
      Unit Mix: Studios, 1, 2 bedrooms


    Project Somerset is a four-story, 36-unit project proximate to the Crenshaw Line and the Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Mall. The rooftop deck will offer residents views of Baldwin Hills and Downtown. Construction is expected to be completed in Q3 2024.

    • Project Crenshaw Lofts

    • Crenshaw

    • Address: 46th & Crenshaw
      Number of Units: 195
      Unit Mix: Studios, 1, 2, 3 bedrooms and live/work

    Crenshaw Lofts will complement the upcoming Destination' Crenshaw public arts project with 195 units of high quality, transit adjacent housing. Residents will enjoy ground-floor retail, multiple community spaces, ample parking, and a wealth of neighborhood amenities available along the Crenshaw Corridor. Construction is expected to be completed Q2 2025.

    • MLK & Buckingham

    • Crenshaw

    • Address: MLK & Buckingham
      Number of Units: 70
      Unit Mix: Studios & 1 bedrooms


    Project MLK will improve the neighborhood by delivering 70 units of housing to a vacant lot adjacent to transit and the Baldwin Hills Mall. Residents will enjoy 500 SF of ground-floor retail and ample parking, as well as two private decks offering sweeping views of Downtown. Construction is expected to be completed Q1 2025.

    • VMNT

    • West Athens

    • Address: 110th & Vermont
      Number of Units: 85
      Unit Mix: 1 bedrooms

    VMNT is SoLa's first modular project. Designed with light gauge steel modules manufactured offsite, this project's construction schedule will be 30% shorter compared to conventional projects. All units will have access to the podium deck open space, community room, and on-site permanent supportive housing offices. The project will also include gated car and bicycle parking. Construction is expected to be completed in Q1 2025.

    • Project Commercial

    • Sherman Heights

    • Address: Commercial & Dewey
      Number of Units: 71
      Unit Mix: Studios, 1 bedrooms


    Project Commercial represents SoLa's first project in San Diego. We will be improving a vacant lot along the transit rich corridor just outside of downtown with 71 units. Residents will enjoy the project's proximity to transit, neighborhood amenities and job rich downtown. Construction is expected to be completed in Q1 2025.

    • The Beehive

    • South Los Angeles

    • 5 acre campus
      100,000 sq ft of commercial space
      60,000 sq ft of open space and courtyards

    The Beehive is SoLa Impact's 5-acre OZ business campus, comprised of 100,000 SF of commercial space with 60,000 SF of open space and courtyards located only ten minutes south of downtown Los Angeles. With six unique and architecturally beautiful red-brick warehouses, this project will transform the local neighborhood and economy in the true spirit of the OZ legislation as the nation’s first OZ business campus.