Nominated by: HPA Design Group
Location: Santa Ana, Calif.
Developer: La Terra Development
Architect: KTGY Architecture + Planning
General Contractor: The Hill Companies
Interior Designer: HPA Design Group
Photographer: Richard Hart Photography
Project Website: The Charlie OC
Located in Orange County, Calif., just 40 minutes south of Los Angeles, The Charlie OC is a vibrant, urban infill community offering proximity to a variety of transportation lines, retail and entertainment venues. Occupying 3.91 acres, the mixed-use development features 228 units and 4,248 square feet of ground-level retail with street-level plaza space, in a four- and five-story wrap structure. Designed as a lifestyle property, The Charlie OC comes with a robust amenity package that includes a 60-foot lap pool and spa; a 2,000-square-foot state-of-the-art fitness center; a club room with outdoor dining area; a dog run; outdoor/indoor children’s play center; co-working spaces; and a rooftop lounge with sweeping views of the city and Disneyland fireworks.