Mid City Redevelopment Alliance
GCHP Role: Owner/Developer
Budget: $7.7 Million
Location: 1854 North St. Baton Rouge, LA 70802
In partnership with Mid City Redevelopment Alliance, The Corona is an historic rehabilitation project that involves the adaptive reuse of the first Olinde Furniture store in Baton Rouge into residential housing. The development is located in the Mid City Cultural District and is in close proximity to downtown Baton Rouge, state and city government, educational facilities and public transportation. The historic building has been transformed into 37 units, consisting of 24 one bedroom and 13 studio apartments. The conversion includes on-site parking, a multipurpose room, a community garden and pavilion. The 33,000 square-foot property is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.