Freight Residences

Feasibility Study + Design

After the success of Drive 1, Drive 2, and The Source, Zeppelin Development returned to the BRS / Dynia Architects design team to collaborate on an innovative urban housing project in located in the RiNo Arts District in Denver.  The 49,000-s.f. project makes efficient use of an urban brownfield site, comprised of 50 single and multi-bedroom unit types that feature large glass garage doors and decks that frame mountain and downtown views.  Freight Residences is an elemental part of providing affordable housing options to urban singles and families to help reactivate and energize former industrial land.

Project at a Glance


Denver, Colorado


Zeppelin Development

Associate Firms

Stephen Dynia Architects, Design Architect


49,000 sf




2016 Mayor’s Design Awards (Density by Design) Denver Community Planning and Development 
2016 Innovation Award for Large Communities AIA Western Mountain Region  (with Dynia Architects)

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