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Mixed-Use

The idea of combining occupancies has been proven successful in towns and cities for thousands of years. Along with the benefits of sustainability, vibrancy, and 24-hour land use, mixed-use buildings spread market risk across multiple sectors. Quality mixed-use design requires a keen knowledge of the various occupancies and support functions. DIAP has designed mixed-use structures since its inception, which means that DIAP has over two decades of experience in designing complex mixed-use projects.
Carefully considering the needs of each project and the potential of the surrounding area, DIAP produces fresh, relevant buildings that enliven and transform neighborhoods. These site-specific designs are as diverse and individual as the cities, clients, and purposes they serve. These buildings achieve a balance of uses for optimal economic synergy and reflect the conditions of the site and the surrounding area. This form of development is critical for achieving walkability and 24/7 land use, which translates into a space where individuals can live, work, and socialize. This is a key component of sustainability because it creates structures which will be fully utilized for years to come.

San Francisco, California, USA

4th & Townsend, San Francisco, California, United States
This mixed-use loft building is integrated with the surrounding historic warehouses. The lively neighborhood and location, across the street from the San Francisco Caltrain Station,  are ideal for a diverse mixture of uses.

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Daly City, California, USA

Landmark Plaza, Daly City, California, United States

Landmark Plaza

On a narrowing site with a steep slope, this mixed-use infill project takes advantage of a key location along the Mission Street transportation corridor in Daly City.

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Palmdale, California, USA

Palmdale Office & Warehouse Mixed-Use

Adjacent to the expending Palmdale Airport, this unique office/warehouse mixed-use complex is tailored to service local, national and international clientele needs.

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Wayzata, Minnesota, USA

Wayzata Bay Center Redevelopment, Minnesota, United States
Inspired by historical lake towns, this redevelopment combines retail space, senior and conventional housing, office space, and a hotel. The sustainable design includes near-zero runoff, geothermal energy, heated streets, and green roofs.

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San Mateo, California, USA

International San Mateo Center, San Mateo, California, United States

International San Mateo Center

A mixed-use retail power center with office and housing components, anchored by an international level hotel and surrounded by five acres of natural park.

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Palmdale, California, USA

Palmdale Retail & Medical Office Mixed-Use (LLC-22)

Palmdale Retail & Medical Office Mixed-Use

Overlooking a pleasant local park, this state of the art green, sustainable mixed-use development is providing medical, retail and day care functions to this neighborhood.

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Oslo, Norway, Europe

Jens Bjelkes Gate 71, Oslo, Norway

Jens Bjelkes 

The first loft building in Oslo, Jens Bjelkes Gate was designed with flexible plans for the retail lofts on the ground-level and residential and office lofts above. The roof terrace is a shared recreation area, and an underground garage provides parking. 

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Burlingame, California, USA

Burlingame Train Station, Burlingame, California, United States
DIAP's redevelopment plan preserves the historic train station and utilizes the space along and above the train tracks for much-needed housing, retail, office, and entertainment space.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America

Corrientes & Alem Retail and Office Building

Corrientes & Alem Retail / Office Building

Corrientes and Alem is a proposal for a contemporary downtown office building in Buenos Aires. With an open floor plan, this building features a landmark facade with high-end design and materials.

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