Location: Asheville, NC
210,000 SF New Construction
Zona Lofts is a fifteen-story, 161-unit, mixed use
project on Coxe Avenue in downtown Asheville
that includes a retail shop on the ground floor
and structured parking below grade.
To meet the project mission, "SIMPLE, AFFORDABLE
and GREEN", this 210,000 SF building is designed
to utilize the maximum southern exposure for
passive heating. The envelope is thoughtfully
designed to achieve maximum energy efficiency. A
solar thermal system provides most of the hot
water needs. A wind turbine is located on the roof.
Materials are carefully selected to provide
excellent indoor air quality while meeting budget
While achieving an exemplary green multi-family
building, the cost estimate was 20% lower than
market prices in the project area.
850 West Morgan Street, Raleigh, North Carolina 27603 I Tel. 919.832.6303 Fax. 919.832.3339