Tuesday, October 07, 2008

Limit setters

These high rise condos in Coronado caused a stir when they were built in the 1970s and within a short time from the ground breaking voters set a 40 foot height limit on new buildings. The condos are called Coronado Shores and consist of ten ocean front 15 story buildings. Click here to read about its history, pricing, and some of the famous owners.

5 Comments:

Blogger Brent McD. said...

that's a neat perspective with the reflection on the water. were you barefoot? ;-)

Tue Oct 07, 09:53:00 AM PDT  
Blogger Wayne said...

That's a great angle Felicia. The 70s were an odd time for developers. Rules were changed in Vancouver too but not before a few solid walls of concrete apartments were erected.
The theory seemed to be, if I can afford to live on the beach too bad for everyone behind me.

Tue Oct 07, 10:07:00 AM PDT  
Blogger Tanya said...

Beautiful shot with the reflection :)

Tue Oct 07, 10:13:00 AM PDT  
Blogger Belgrade Daily Photo said...

Great shot, I love reflections!

Tue Oct 07, 12:26:00 PM PDT  
Blogger babooshka said...

That's a beautiful reflection shot.

Wed Oct 08, 09:28:00 AM PDT  

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