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Health, Housing & Community Services Department
Health, Housing & Community Services Department

Organizations operating subsidized housing in Berkeley

There are a number of nonprofit organizations operating subsidized housing in Berkeley and throughout the East Bay.  Eligibility for these apartments is usually based on your family’s size, income, and the apartment size.  Some are only for seniors or people with disabilities.


PLEASE NOTE:  The Health, Housing & Community Services Department does not maintain waiting lists for propertiers.  Below is a listing of property management companies along with some of the properties they maintain in Berkeley.  For more information about properties that may be of interest, or to find out which sites are currently accepting applications, applicants should contact the manager or management company directly.  


Resources for Community Development
Please refer to the agency website for a complete property listing.


2220 Oxford Street
Berkeley, CA 94704
Phone: (510) 841-4410

Berkeley properties include:

  • Adeline Apartments, 3224 Adeline Street
  • Dwight Way Apartments, 1518 Dwight Way
  • Erna P. Harris Court, 1330 University Avenue
  • Hearst Street Apartments, 1137 Hearst Street
  • Mable Howard Apartments, 1499 Alcatraz Avenue
  • Margaret Breland Apartments, 2577 San Pablo Avenue
  • MLK House, 2942 - 2944 Martin Luther King Jr. Way
  • Oxford Plaza, Berkeley, CA
  • Regent Street House, Berkeley, CA
  • Rosevine Apartments, 1433 Oxford Street
  • UA Co-op, 1471 - 1640 Addison Street
  • UA Homes, 1040 University Avenue
  • William Byron Rumford Plaza, 3017 Stanton Street

Satellite Affordable Housing Associates (SAHA)
Please refer to the agency website for a complete property listing.

1521 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94703
Phone: (510) 647-0700

Berkeley properties include:

  • Allston House, 2121 7th Street
  • Amistad House, 2050 Delaware Street
  • Ashby Lofts, 1001 Ashby Avenue
  • Harmon Gardens, 3240 Sacramento Street
  • Helios Corner, 1531 University Avenue
  • Lawrence Moor Manor, 1909 Cedar Street
  • Peter Babcock House, 2350 Woolsey Street
  • Sacramento Senior Homes, 1501 Blake Street
  • Shattuck Senior Homes, 2425 Shattuck Avenue
  • Stuart Pratt Manor, 2020 Durant Avenue
  • University Neighborhood Apartments, 1719 University Avenue

Berkeley Housing Authority
Operates public housing as well as the Section 8 housing voucher program.  Please refer to the agency website for a complete rental listing.

1936 University Avenue, Suite 150
Berkeley, CA 94703
Phone: (510) 981-5470

John Stewart Company 
Operates housing for several property owners.  Please refer to the agency website for a complete property listing.

1388 Sutter Street, 11th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94109
Phone: (415) 345-4400

South Berkeley Neighborhood Development Corporation

Lorin Station Plaza
3253 Adeline Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 547-7556

Rosewood Manor Apartments
1615 Russell Street
Berkeley, CA 94703
(510) 540-0382

Privately owned subsidized rental housing

Oceanview Apartments
813 Delaware Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 527-1101

Alton Management Corporation for
Crossroads Village Mutual Housing Association
A 26-unit non-profit cooperatively-run apartment building for low-income people, owned by the tenant cooperative.

Crossroads Village Mutual Housing Association
1968 San Pablo Avenue, #9
Phone: (510) 540-9672
TDD: (800) 735-2922

Subsidized Housing in the East Bay

For more information about affordable housing in the East Bay, and a comprehensive listing of nonprofit housing providers, visit East Bay Housing Organizations at




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