The First LEED Gold-Certified Family Home in San Diego

The First LEED Gold-Certified Family Home in San Diego

By Kelly Vencill Sanchez
A multi-generational home in San Diego, California, elegantly combines sustainability and luxury.

Heading down a narrow street in the Mission Hills neighborhood of San Diego, you might assume the house set low in a wooded canyon is a meticulously updated example of mid-century modern design. Brothers Soheil and Nima Nakhshab are delighted that the dwelling they conceived, engineered, and built might trigger a case of mistaken identity. Notes Soheil, "We love this era of architecture, so it’s a huge compliment when someone thinks we remodeled an existing home."

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