Cedars Student Housing

cedars mixed-use student housing development

Method Studio was retained to master plan, program and design an ambitious micro-unit, mixed-use and housing development project in Rexburg, Idaho. The scope includes a complex with three configurations for 53 micro-units, and a single 75-unit unit housing development, plus a five-level 167,000 sf 485-stall parking structure. Project amenities include a 3,500 SF fitness facility, restaurants, lounges, pool, volleyball courts, decks, balconies and fire pits. Residents enjoy a short walk to campus, ability to shop or dine on-site, proximity to a neighborhood park and shopping and restaurants; plus on-site bicycle parking This is a successful live/work design, with two stories of commercial spaces that include an on-site employer, the NAVEX Call Center who gets high-quality employees, by tapping into residents of the Cedars, who have the shortest commute in town! 

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2017 IIDA utah best awards winner – multi-family honor

2018 ENR – best project winner – residential/hospitality

2018 IIDA utah best awards winner – “live” category