La Jolla-based Richman Group of California has broken ground on a $28 million, 95-unit affordable apartment community for seniors in downtown Fullerton.

Company officials said the six-story, 130,000-square-foot midrise building will include 3,200 square feet of retail space and a subterranean parking garage for customers. Construction is scheduled for completion in spring 2016.

The project will include apartments ranging from 545 to 820 square feet, a clubhouse, fitness center and outdoor terrace. The architect is Irwin Partners of Costa Mesa, and the general contractor is Cannon Constructors of San Diego.

Richman Group of California is a subsidiary of nationwide apartment owner The Richman Group Development Corp., which itself is part of The Richman Group of Companies, headquartered in Greenwich, CT.