UTC Luxury Apartment Tower slated to open in early 2019


Palisade at UTC Rendering_JWDAJWDA was retained by Westfield Group to perform full architectural services on a 23-story luxury apartment tower in University Town Center, La Jolla, California.  The topping-out ceremony was celebrated earlier this month with completion slated for early 2019.  This is Westfield’s first residential project in the United States.

The 300-unit development features studios, 1-bedroom, 2-bedroom and 3-bedroom units, all with private balconies.  Amenities include a fitness center, library, private work stations, 24-hour concierge, Sky lounge with ocean views and private dining, a clubroom with sports lounge and 26,000-SF of outdoor deck equipped with a resort-style pool, cabanas, outdoor grills and kitchens, and fire pits.

Designed with panoramic views of the ocean, resort-style living, and easy access to Westfield UTC’s world class shopping, dining and entertainment, this project is sure to exceed user expectations.

The JWDA team includes Joseph O. Wong, FAIA; David N. Priest, AIA; Shannon Fu, RA, LEED AP; and Zhuoxin Fang, AIA, LEED AP BD+C.

Owner/Developer:  Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield

Development Advisor:  Greystar

Design Team:  JWDA

Structural:  Glotman Simpson U.S. Inc.

MEP:  Donald F. Dickerson Associates

Civil:  Stantec

Landscape Architect:  Urban Arena

GC:  Suffolk Construction


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