The detail plan covers part of the Hamrahlíð and Hallar area. The area slopes to the south and west. The main objective of the plan is a residential development with an emphasis on density, diversity and wind sheltering. Other objectives were proximity and access to natural recreational areas, private outdoor sheltered areas and a good view. The plan allows for 540 apartments, including 95 in detached houses, 146 in detached houses and 299 in apartments.