Hidden Cove
Bay Point, California

Hidden Cove is an 88-unit garden style affordable housing project rehabilitated in 2020. The community is located in Bay Point in the East Bay region of the Bay Area in Contra Costa County. The property is located within 1 mile of the Bay Point Bay Area Rapid Transportation (“BART”) station for easy access to the Bay Area grid.

Beginning April 2020, Spira implemented a preservation plan that benefits its residents including:

  • Roof overlay and roof deck repairs
  • Energy-efficient window replacement
  • Full exterior paint and siding replacement/repairs
  • Energy-efficient wall heater replacement
  • HVAC system upgrades
  • Accessibility parking and path of travel upgrades
  • Energy-efficient kitchen appliances
  • Green savings initiatives, including low-flow plumbing fixtures
  • Replacement of doors, windows and lighting
  • Accessibility unit conversion
  • Sliding glass door replacement

Community Profile

Development Cost (est.) $30 million
Units 88
Acreage 3.9 acres
Avg unit size 777 sq ft
Total buildings 5 (Two-story)
Unit mix

28 x 1-BR
60 x 2-BR

Parking 183
Common area amenities

BBQ/Picnic area
Laundry facilities
Outside storage
Covered parking

Interior features

AC / Heating
Dishwasher
Vaulted ceilings
High-speed internet
Semi-private entry

18%
Expected reduction in electricity costs
21%
Expected water savings since renovation
2075
Final year of affordability
Before

After

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