Shea Properties and Ivanhoé Cambridge have broken ground on a two-property mixed-use project in San Jose’s Japantown.

Situated on a 3.8-acre parcel, the project will include Facet, a two-building, 518-unit apartment community, and 6th and Jackson, a 19,000-square-foot retail area with restaurants, shops and services. Additionally, the project will feature a community park situated between the residential structures.