104 units of low income, multi-family housing
Public Funding: State of Washington Department of Community, Trade & Economic Development
Developer: Mercy Housing Northwest
Contractor: Buchanan General Contracting Company
Evergreen Vista 1 Apartments, consisting of 104 two- and three-bedroom apartments in nine 3-story buildings, is located in Olympia, Washington. The project renovation focused on sustainability and energy efficiency. Exterior improvements included new roofs, new siding and energy efficient lighting. Interior work included low toxin paint and carpet, new whole-house fans, energy efficient light fixtures, high efficiency water heaters, water-saving plumbing fixtures and new kitchens with Energy Smart appliances. Accessible kitchen and bath upgrades were completed in six units.