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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.

Great Amenities

  • 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

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

Management: John Stewart Company

Architect: OJK Architecture and Planning, AIA
Contractor: Branagh, Inc
Year Completed: 2008


  • AIA COTE Award, Top 10 National Green Projects

  • LEED for Homes GOLD certification, US Green Building Council

  • LEED NC GOLD certification

  • Build It Green GreenPoint Rated at 145 points

  • Citation for Excellence in Architectural Design, AIAEB

  • Award of Honor, Mixed-Use Design, AIASCV

  • Best Green Project, Affordable Housing Finance Magazine

  • NAHRO 2008 Award of Excellence

Gish Apartments

35 East Gish Road

San Jose, CA 95112

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

Call for waitlist and availability