Kanaka Place

Kanaka Place, consisting of 32, energy efficient, apartments, is now in the conceptual design phase.

We are currently seeking expressions of interest in the form of a quick, 12 question survey here.

We ask that you please share this with any of your friends, employers, employees, and family members through social media.

With your help, and if we get enough positive response, this green housing project may come to fruition.

Initial, preliminary, conceptual site design and floor plans include:

  • 600 square feet
  • one bedroom
  • Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) construction
  • Net Zero insulated, (R70 equivalent)
  • low energy
  • polished concrete floor
  • radiant air heating
  • covered, enclosed patio with passive solar design
  • 5 appliances
  • grey water recycling for toilet and laundry
  • heat pump hot water system
  • all units south facing
  • soundproofed
  • fireproofed
  • full 4 piece bath
  • solar assisted radiant heat
  • centrally located with easy walking/biking to all services
  • wheel-chair accessible on main floors
  • common roof top deck area
  • 2 person maximum per unit
  • $1,600-$1,800/month, long term lease (not including utilities)
  • possibility of long term lease to own.

Proposed floor plan layout:

Proposed conceptual site plan:

2 Responses to Kanaka Place

  1. That is the most impractical thing I have seen in a long time. Hahahahaha. $1800 a month for 600 square feet?


  2. Eric, did I dump on YOUR project? If so take down my comment immediately. I just found the price high, but maybe I am wrong. XOX


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