Colonial House property was an existing historical site within the City of Oxnard had sat as a delinquent and blighted property for over 2 decades. This infill development is a mixed-use, affordable apartment project designed to qualify for the USGBC LEED Platinum level certification. It consists of a podium style structure with 16,000 square feet of commercial space on the ground floor with 44 apartments above. The 44 apartments are centered around a major open courtyard with a community-building, play space, and outdoor social areas. The apartments maximize fresh air indoors, minimize exposure toxins and pollutants, are highly energy and water efficient, and use sustainable and durable materials throughout.