Downtown Housing Retrofit – 821 State Street Bid Due 11/22/22 at 2PM


Retrofit and conversion of an existing 2- story commercial building to a mixed-use commercial  / residential building with 14 workforce housing units.

Utilizing the Santa Barbara AUD ordinance and state bonus density, the project proposes 14 new residential units with an average unit size of 385 SF and a reduced 3,000 SF commercial space on the first floor.

The project proposes a total of 7,725 SF residential and 8,597 SF of commercial space.

The project is NOT a public housing project and therefore not subject to requirements laid out in CBC 11B-233 public house facilities. 


The Applicable Trades: Hard demo, soft demo, concrete trench patch, structural steel, cabinetry, countertops, rough carpentry,  finish carpentry, roofing & skylights, insulation, doors, windows, metal stud framing, drywall, flooring, painting, plaster patch, tile, toilet accessories, signage, fire extinguishers, fire sprinklers, HVAC, plumbing, electrical, communication, and fire alarm.

INSURANCE: Bidders shall provide the following insurance minimums: commercial general liability insurance products, completed operations, waiver of subrogation, protective coverage with non-owned & hired vehicles; $2 million each occurrence. Additional insured and hold harmless per endorsement CG 2010 form 1185 or equivalent, comprehensive automobile liability and Workman’s Compensation Insurance, including waiver of subrogation, for at least $1 mil each occurrence.

BONDING: Performance and labor bonding may be required; costs will be added to your proposal

RFI DUE DATE: 11/15/22 10:00AM

BID DATE:  11/22/2022 2:00PM


PLANS : Plans  can be viewed in our office plan room at 3140 Loma Vista Road, Ventura, Ca. 93003.