South Cove South Cove features a mix of one-, two- and three-story flats, townhomes and twin homes.

DANA POINT, CA—Located on a FEMA flood plain, which added a layer of oversight, South Cove’s major challenge was maximizing views to the ocean from as many units as possible on an infill site, adjacent to industrial, KTGY Architecture + Planning principal David Obitz tells As we reported in August, South Cove is a luxury residential community here developed by Zephyr, offering unique amenities to its residents, and KTGY was instrumental in its design.

South Cove is also Dana Point’s first new for-sale residential development to open in decades. The property is a barefoot community in a coastal setting at the southern gateway of Dana Point at 34202 Del Obispo St. The community features a mix of 168 one-, two- and three-story flats, townhomes and twin homes, ranging from 883 square feet to 2,126 square feet.

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Carrie Rossenfeld

Carrie Rossenfeld is a reporter for the San Diego and Orange County markets on and a contributor to Real Estate Forum. She was a trade-magazine and newsletter editor in New York City before moving to Southern California to become a freelance writer and editor for magazines, books and websites. Rossenfeld has written extensively on topics including commercial real estate, running a medical practice, intellectual-property licensing and giftware. She has edited books about profiting from real estate and has ghostwritten a book about starting a home-based business.

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