A housing proposal at 515 Soquel Ave. in Santa Cruz includes three buildings next to the Branciforte Plaza complex. (Hochhauser Blatter Architects Inc.) 

Last updated: July 17, 2023

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Project name: Talbott Apartments

Location: 515 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz.

Status: The Santa Cruz Planning Commission plans to consider the project at its Aug. 17 meeting, said Santa Cruz Senior Planner Timothy Maier.

Project summary: A 43-unit housing complex is proposed with three new buildings where Eye Medical Group now stands at 515 Soquel Ave. The proposal includes a three-story building and two five-story apartment buildings. Shops are planned on the ground floor of one of the buildings, according to plans submitted to the City of Santa Cruz. The proposal includes 26 single-room occupancy units and 17 apartments. The project includes 1,166 square feet of commercial space.

Estimated construction start and end dates: Not available.

Developer: Hochhauser Blatter Architects Inc.

A rendering shows a housing proposal at 515 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz. (Hochhauser Blatter Architects Inc.)

Eye Medical Group is now at 515 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz. (Hochhauser Blatter Architects Inc.) 

Proposed homes would include balconies at 515 Soquel Ave. in Santa Cruz. (Hochhauser Blatter Architects Inc.) 

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