Vela combines sophisticated design with environmentally conscious features to create a perfect space in one of America’s best arts and cultural cities.

Live a little smarter, in a lot of ways

Vela’s green features are another step in its innovative direction. These green home features include Energy Star appliances, electric car charging outlets (if desired), indoor air filtration systems that eliminate odors and bacteria, and LED lighting. Strategic window placements allow optimum natural light to flow through your home, as well. Your Vela home is complete with Nest thermostats. The space is yours and the control is yours.

Green Features

  • Indoor air filtration system
  • LED lighting
  • Energy Star appliances
  • Double-pane windows
  • Gas for cooking and dryer
  • Infrastructure in place for electric car charging outlets in each parking space
  • Nest thermostat
  • No VOC paint

Overall Features

  • Large outdoor living balconies, with modern/urban aluminum railings
  • Brushed nickel hardware
  • 9-foot ceiling heights in all major living areas, with smooth knockdown finish walls and textured ceilings
  • 4-inch interior door trim
  • Wide “wood grain” tile floor throughout all major living areas (entry, kitchen, living/dining, laundry) in choice of colors
  • Carpet in bedrooms.
  • Two open rooftop lounging decks.
  • A state-of-the-art gym.
  • Third-floor courtyard.

Kitchen Amenities

  • Wood kitchen cabinets to ceiling in urban design and finish
  • Granite 3cm with undermount stainless steel double-bowl sink
  • Samsung kitchen appliance package: stainless steel 5-burner gas range with built-in warming drawer; 36”-wide stainless steel counter-depth refrigerator with French doors and bottom drawer freezer with filtered internal water dispenser and LED lighting; built-in stainless steel push-button drawer microwave; stainless steel ultra-quiet dishwasher with built-in water softener

Owners Suite & Bath Amenities

  • Large walk-in closets
  • Flat panel, solid wood cabinets
  • Granite countertops
  • Mirrors (frameless)
  • Undermount sinks
  • Water closet
  • Shower enclosure (clear glass with brushed nickel frame)
  • Ceramic or porcelain floor tile