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Gish Apartments

35 East Gish Road, San Jose, CA 95112

Office: 408-436-8972
Fax: 408-452-7889

Application Criteria

This Community is Income Restricted. Average income of the households may not exceed the maximum income limits for the property’s program. Please speak with the Property Manager for specific information regarding these income limits. Rents are subject to change.

Income Restrictions (County Based-Subject to change with published allowable limits)

Percentage of

Area Median

Income (AMI)





Number of People

2 Persons





1 Person





3 Persons





4 Persons





5 Persons





6 Persons





7 Persons





Property Information:


  • Third party income verifications will be required from all income and asset sources.

  • Prior years’ income tax returns may be required as supporting documentation.

  • Income is calculated based on the applicant’s expected annual gross income including income from assets.

  • Criminal Background and Credit checks also apply.


For developmentally disabled applicants, please visit for information on eligibility, requirements, how to get an application and for answers to any other questions you may have about the process. 


For all other applicants, please apply for the waitlist here.

Rent Rates (Depending on income and unit type)

  • 1 Bedroom/1 bath (600± Sq. Ft.)

  • 2 Bedrooms/1 bath (850± Sq. Ft.)

  • 3 Bedrooms/2 baths (1,100± Sq. Ft.)

Must earn two times the rent. (Subject to change with published allowable limits)​


  • On-Site Manager & Maintenance Staff

  • Laundry facility

  • Community Room/Lounge with kitchenette

  • Computer lab

  • Play structure

  • Picnic tables and benches

  • Each unit wired for internet access

  • “Green,” non-toxic interior finishes and materials

  • Energy Star


Gish Affordable Apartments is centrally located on the corner of 1st and Gish with convenient access to 880, the airport, public transportation, shops and restaurants. The apartments complex includes on-site laundry facilities, computer lab with internet access, free Wi-Fi throughout the building, landscaped outdoor space and many more amenities. In order to qualify to be a resident, there are minimum and maximum rent limits based on the county's median income as detailed within the applicant criteria page.

Green Features

  • Photovoltaic electricity generation for common area use

  • Energy-Star appliances

  • Fluorescent light fixtures

  • Low-flow water fixtures

  • Linoleum and recycled content carpet

  • No VOC/no formaldehyde cabinets

  • Low emitting paints, adhesives, sealants

  • Non-formaldehyde batt insulation

  • Recycled content interior trim and baseboard

  • Recycled content metal siding

  • Energy-efficient, fiberglass windows

  • Engineered structural lumber

  • Sustainable harvest teak site benches and lobby furniture

  • Reflective roof to reduce urban heat island effect

  • Transit-oriented location adjacent to bus and light rail

  • Free transit or Eco Pass

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