Orion at Brooklyn Basin

Oakland, CA
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Imagine a new neighborhood on the water, surrounded by open space and stunning views of San Francisco Bay and the East Bay hills. Brooklyn Basin is a vibrant new district on the Oakland Estuary, re-establishing this section of the waterfront as a civic destination of regional importance. In addition to its vast network of parks, an inspired blend of cultural, commercial and recreational activities enhances Brooklyn Basin’s appeal as a Bay Area destination. A diverse mix of residents further enlivens this part of the City, establishing it as a flourishing place for people to enjoy.

BAR Architects’s design of Parcel B - Orion is the first to be built on the Brooklyn Basin development. The seven-story building provides 241 residential units including townhouses, lofts and penthouses. A central courtyard is designed, affording views of the waterfront to all units on the courtyard. Residential amenities include a roof top deck, event rooms, BBQ, fitness room, dog wash and bike repair space. 3,180 sf of retail space faces the adjacent park.