Features

Higby was built with you in mind. With in-unit features, shared amenity spaces and health and wellness strategies that support active and healthy lifestyles, Higby has everything you need, and then some. Welcome home.

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Illustration of Kitchen for Higby Apartments

Apartments

Higby’s studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom 
apartments include top of the line features such as:

  • Modern kitchens with custom fixtures

  • Gas range cooktops

  • Energy Star-rated appliances

  • Quartz countertops and full backsplashes

  • Ceramic tile flooring
  • Private balconies in select units

  • Tall, nine-foot ceilings

  • Full size, front-loading washers and dryers

  • Pet-friendly

Amenities

Make use of our shared spaces and unique amenities, including:

  • Rooftop deck with barbeques, firepits, and seating

  • Beautiful views of the Berkeley Hills and San Francisco

  • Landscaped courtyard featuring native and adaptive plants

  • Bocce ball court
  • Secure indoor bike storage room and bike maintenance station

  • Lobby and living room area with a bar, seating, and TV

  • Fitness room

  • Car matrix parking and
    EV charging stations
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Lifestyle

At Higby, we are committed to providing a healthy and sustainable community for you to call home. We are LEED Platinum certified and have incorporated many energy efficient systems and green standards to fully champion this commitment. It’s also important to us that we provide community programs and events that residents can enjoy and look forward to. Live well with the peace of mind that comes from knowing Higby is designed with both people and planet in mind.

Higby supports your live-work routine through health and wellness initiatives and with less impact on the environment. Whether it’s a virtual meditation, volunteer event, fun holiday celebration, or summer kick-off party, Higby strives to encourage an active and connected lifestyle.

Health and Wellness

  • Resources for free online meditation and fitness classes

  • Free green cleaning supplies

  • Green dry-cleaning services

  • Community-supported agriculture (CSA) program

  • Open-air corridors that provide fresh air and connection to the outdoors

  • Robust composting and recycling program (including e-waste and textiles)

  • Green Living Guides, including tips for sustainable living

  • Green power purchasing program

  • On-going resident event programming, including seasonal parties and barbeques
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Higby Bocce Ball Court on Rooftop

Sustainability

  • LEED Platinum Certified

  • High-filtration ventilation air supplied directly to each apartment

  • High-efficiency building glazing and insulation

  • Non-toxic materials and finishes, including paints, sealants, and adhesives

  • FloorScore certified wood flooring made from 98% post-industrial recycled content

  • In-unit LED Lighting and Energy Star-rated appliances

  • Operational policies for building maintenance aligned with LEED criteria